Imperial St. Petersburg - 4 days package tours by Allegro train

One of the world's most beautiful cities, St. Petersburg, has all the ingredients for an unforgettable travel experience: high art, lavish architecture, wild nightlife, an extraordinary history and rich cultural traditions that have inspired and nurtured some of the modern world's greatest literature, music, and visual art. From the mysterious twilight of the White Nights to world-beating opera and ballet productions on magical winter evenings, St. Petersburg charms and entices in every season.

Included in the tour price: Superfast Allegro train Helsinki-St. Petersburg-Helsinki, transfers from the railway station to your hotel and back, accommodation in very good centrally located hotels, panoramic city tour with the major highligts of St. Petersburg, the overwhelming Hermitage Winter Palace, luxorious Yusupov Palace and magnificent Peterhof.

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Tour Programme

FRIDAY Welcome to St. Petersburg

• Departure from Helsinki to St. Petersburg in the morning at 11:00 by Allegro train 
• Arrival in St. Petersburg in the early afternoon at 14:27
• Transfer to hotel with short city tour featuring the major highlights of St. Petersburg

SATURDAY For Art-lovers

• Breakfast at hotel 
• Comprehensive tour of the Hermitage Museum featuring Old Masters and State Rooms of the Winter Palace

SUNDAY Imperial Jewel

• Breakfast at hotel
• Excursion to Peterhof Palace - a magnificent ensemble of the Gulf of Finland, built in the 18th century as the summer residence of Russian tsars. 

MONDAY A bit of History and Goodbye!

• Breakfast at hotel
• Excursion to Yusupov Palace where one of the most dramatic episodes of the history of Russia took place – the murder of Grigory Rasputin
• Transfer to the railway station for the Allegro train
• Departure from St. Petersburg in the afternoon at 15:30
• Arrival in Helsinki in the evening at 18:57

Programme subject to changes.

Included in tour price

• Transport Helsinki-St. Petersburg-Helsinki with Allegro train (seats in 2nd class)
• Transfers railway station–hotel vv. in St. Petersburg
• 3 nights at chosen hotel (or similar in same category)
• 3 breakfasts in St. Petersburg
• Registration fee and VAT at hotel
• Excursions: city tour in St. Petersburg, Hermitage Museum, Peterhof Palace and Yusupov Palace
• Services of a local English speaking guide in St. Petersburg 


Important Extras

• Obtaining of visa to Russia in Finland.
  Visa charges vary by nationality, please contact us for rates.
• Optional evening programme:
   - ballet or opera 100–250 €
   - folklore show 75 €
   - circus 95 €
• 1st class in train 150 € per person



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