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Two Summer Palaces

Excursion in St. Petersburg

Tour Price : depends on the number of participants Duration : 6 hours Languages: English

  Visit of the two magnificent summer palaces of the Russian tsars, which are as different as could be.  A jewel of Russian baroque – Catherine’s Palace with the Amber Room inside, which is considered to be one of the world's wonders. Former official country residence of Russian emperors - is a fascinating monument of the world's architectural and gardening arts of the XVIII-XIX centuries.After the amazing luxury of the Catherine Palace you will find yourself in the cozy and livable palace of Paul I, which is situated only 5 miles away from the Catherine’s one.
  Pure classical superb palace-and-park ensemble of the late XVIII - beginning of the XIX centuries – it was used as a private summer residence of the Russian emperor Paul I and his family.  it keeps the evidences of Paul’s wife Maria taste. The palace is like a jewelry case full of paintings, best European and Russian furniture, bronze articles, silk fabrics, porcelain sets and antique sculptures.Magic, huge landscape park was laid around the Palace of Paul I, who was looking for solitude in this quiet picturesque place.

The tour usually takes about 6 hours.

Russian style lunch can be set up in between two palaces or on the way back to the city.

Additional information

Tour information:
Tour Price: depends on the number of participants
Duration: 6 hours
Group Size: any
Languages: English
Tour package includes:
Airport Transfer :NO
Hotel pick-up:YES
Drop-off :YES
Tour Transportation (car, van, limo, boat, etc…):YES
Food and Drinks :NO
Other services (fees apply):
Attraction tickets (concerts, theater, museum, circus...) :YES
Translation services :NO
Reservations (hotels, restaurants, airline) :NO
Visa support :NO
Additional information:
This tour must be booked at least 7 days in advance of your travel date :NO
Tour groups must include a minimum of 2 passengers :NO
Tour prices are flexible and based on your requirements :YES
This Tour is Kid Friendly :YES
Attractions:Catherine palace