VISA FREE CRUISE PACKAGES TO ST.PETERSBURG FROM HELSINKI

 

The visa-free scheduled ferry connection by St. Peterline M/S Princess Anastasia operate between Helsinki and St. Petersburg cruising comfortably from April to December. Visit the beautiful St. Petersburg with palaces, parks and feel the unique russian athmosphere by staying in best located hotels in the historical centre of St. Petersburg! See extraordinary high-class ballet and opera performances in the world-famous Mariinsky or other theatres of St. Petersburg. 

Our visa free cruise packages from Helsinki include two overnights at a centrally located hotel in St. Petersburg and a panoramic city tour including a visit to the Peter and Paul's cathedral. Optionally we offer visits to the Hermitage museum, Yusupov Palace, Peterhof  and Catherine's palace in Pushkin or in the evening to the ballet and opera performances.

Passengers of all nationalities travelling onboard can enjoy St. Petersburg for 72 hours without a Russian visa. NB: Passengers requiring a Schengen visa need a multivisa for to return in Schengen area. Read more

Cruise packages in 2020:

 

 

Price from:
€480
Days:4
Transport Helsinki-St. Petersburg-Helsinki by ferry M/S Princess Anastasia in B cl double cabin (without window), two nights in St. Petersburg at chosen hotel (or similar) in double room with breakfast, panoramic city tour including a visit in the Peter & Paul Fortress with local English speaking guide.
Transport method:Ferry m/s Princess Anastasia
Package reservation trip

5 days tour programme Helsinki-St. Petersburg-Helsinki

Helsinki–St. Petersburg (3 days)–Helsinki

DAY 1 Helsinki
Evening departure from Helsinki to St. Petersburg by m/s Princess Anastasia

DAY 2 St. Petersburg
- Morning arrival in St. Petersburg.
- Meeting with your guide in the terminal.
- Panoramic city tour seeing the major highlights such as
  Admiralty, St. Isaac’s & St. Nicolas Cathedral, Palace Square, Smolny Convent with a visit to Peter & Paul Fortress.
- Accommodation at chosen hotel

DAY 3 St. Petersburg
- Breakfast at hotel.
- Free time
   or optional excursion to the Winter Palace Hermitage Museum 
   or optional excursion to the Yusupov Palace.

DAY 4 St. Petersburg
- Breakfast at hotel.
- Free time
   or optional excursion to the Catherine´s palace in Pushkin
   or optional excursion to the Peterhof Palace.
   Both optional tours ends to the ferry terminal.
- Departure from St. Petersburg in the evening by Princess Anastasia.

DAY 5 Helsinki
Arrival in Helsinki in the morning


INCLUDED IN TOUR PRICE
- Transport Helsinki-St. Petersburg-Helsinki
   by ferry M/S Princess Anastasia in B cl double cabin (without window).
- Panoramic city tour in St. Petersburg including a visit in the Peter & Paul Fortress
   with local English speaking guide.
- Two nights in St. Petersburg at chosen hotel (or similar) in double room with breakfast.


IMPORTANT EXTRAS 2018
- Meals on-board (price per person)
   - Buffet breakfast 14 €
   - Deluxe breakfast 20 €
   - Buffet dinner 30 €
- Meals in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Lunch 30 €
   - Dinner 40 €
- Other cabins on-board (price per cabin)
   - A cl cabin (with window) 175 €
   - Commodore cabin* 415 €
   - Deluxe cabin* 780 €
   * Deluxe breakfast included
- Optional tours in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Hermitage 130 €
   - Yusupov palace 125 €
   - Catherine’s Palace in Pushkin 140 €
   - Peterhof Palace 180 €
   All optional tours must be booked in advance.
- Departure transfer from hotel to the ferry terminal 90 € per car
- Optional evening programme (price per person)
   - Ballet/Opera 100–250 €
   - Russian folklore show 75 €
   - Circus 95 €

IMPORTANT EXTRAS 2019
- Meals on-board (price per person)
   - Buffet breakfast 15 €
   - Deluxe breakfast 20 €
   - Buffet dinner 34 €
- Meals in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Lunch 30 €
   - Dinner 40 €
- Other cabins on-board (price per cabin)
   - A cl cabin (with window) 195 €
   - Commodore cabin* 440 €
   - Deluxe cabin* 820 €
   * Deluxe breakfast included
- Optional tours in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Hermitage 140 €
   - Yusupov palace 135 €
   - Catherine’s Palace in Pushkin 150 €
   - Peterhof Palace 190 €
   All optional tours must be booked in advance.
- Departure transfer from hotel to the ferry terminal 95 € per car
- Optional evening programme (price per person)
   - Ballet/Opera 100–250 €
   - Russian folklore show 75 €
   - Circus 95 €

DISCOUNTS
- Children under 12 in extra bed -150 €
- Ferry transport in 3-4 person cabin (check discount from our office)

 

5 days tour programme Helsinki-St. Petersburg-Tallinn

Helsinki–St. Petersburg (3 days)–Tallinn

DAY 1 Helsinki
Evening departure from Helsinki to St. Petersburg by m/s Princess Anastasia

DAY 2 St. Petersburg
- Morning arrival in St. Petersburg.
- Meeting with your guide in the terminal.
- Panoramic city tour seeing the major highlights such as
  Admiralty, St. Isaac’s & St. Nicolas Cathedral, Palace Square, Smolny Convent with a visit to Peter & Paul Fortress.
- Accommodation at chosen hotel

DAY 3 St. Petersburg
- Breakfast at hotel.
- Free time
   or optional excursion to the Winter Palace Hermitage Museum 
   or optional excursion to the Yusupov Palace.

DAY 4 St. Petersburg
- Breakfast at hotel.
- Free time
   or optional excursion to the Catherine´s palace in Pushkin
   or optional excursion to the Peterhof Palace.
   Both optional tours ends to the ferry terminal.
- Departure from St. Petersburg in the evening by Princess Anastasia.

DAY 5 Tallinn
Arrival in Tallinn in the morning or at noon


INCLUDED IN TOUR PRICE
- Transport Helsinki-St. Petersburg-Tallinn
   by ferry M/S Princess Anastasia in B cl double cabin (without window).
- Panoramic city tour in St. Petersburg including a visit in the Peter & Paul Fortress
   with local English speaking guide.
- Two nights in St. Petersburg at chosen hotel (or similar) in double room with breakfast.


IMPORTANT EXTRAS
- Meals on-board (price per person)
   - Buffet breakfast 15 €
   - Deluxe breakfast 20 €
   - Buffet dinner 34 €
- Meals in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Lunch 30 €
   - Dinner 40 €
- Other cabins on-board (price per cabin)
   - A cl cabin (with window) 195 €
   - Commodore cabin* 440 €
   - Deluxe cabin* 820 €
   * Deluxe breakfast included
- Optional tours in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Hermitage 140 €
   - Yusupov palace 135 €
   - Catherine’s Palace in Pushkin 150 €
   - Peterhof Palace 190 €
   All optional tours must be booked in advance.
- Departure transfer from hotel to the ferry terminal 95 € per car
- Optional evening programme (price per person)
   - Ballet/Opera 100–250 €
   - Russian folklore show 75 €
   - Circus 95 €

DISCOUNTS
- Children under 12 in extra bed -150 €
- Ferry transport in 3-4 person cabin (check discount from our office)

 

6 days tour programme Helsinki-St. Petersburg-Tallinn-Stockholm

Helsinki–St. Petersburg (3 days)–Tallinn–Stockholm

DAY 1, Helsinki
- Departure by M/S Princess Anastasia from Helsinki in the evening.

DAY 2, St. Petersburg
- Morning arrival in St. Petersburg.
- Meeting with your guide in the terminal.
- Panoramic city tour seeing the major highlights
  such as Admiralty, St. Isaac’s & St. Nicolas Cathedral, Palace Square, Smolny Convent.
- Visit in the Peter & Paul Fortress.
- Accommodation at chosen hotel.

DAY 3, St. Petersburg
- Breakfast at hotel.
- Free time
  or optional excursion to the Winter Palace Hermitage Museum 
  or optional excursion to the Yusupov Palace.

DAY 4, St. Petersburg
- Breakfast at hotel.
- Free time
  or optional excursion to the Catherine´s palace in Pushkin
  or optional excursion to the Peterhof Palace.
  Both optional tours ends to the ferry terminal.
- Departure from St. Petersburg in the evening by Princess Anastasia.

DAY 5, Tallinn
- Arrival in Tallinn in the morning.
- See the medieval old town with cobblestone streets and towers.
- Departure from Tallinn in the evening.

DAY 6, Stockholm
Arrival in Stockholm in the morning.
- Optional accommodation in Stockholm and/or a ferry trip to Helsinki by choice are avalable.

 

INCLUDED IN TOUR PRICE
Transport Helsinki-St. Petersburg-Tallinn-Stockholm
   by ferry M/S Princess Anastasia in B cl double cabin (without window).
- Panoramic city tour in St. Petersburg including a visit in the Peter & Paul Fortress
  with local English speaking guide.
- Two nights in St. Petersburg at chosen hotel (or similar) in double room with breakfast.


IMPORTANT EXTRAS 2018
- Meals on-board (price per person)
   - Buffet breakfast 14 €
   - Deluxe breakfast 20 €
   - Buffet dinner 30 €
- Meals in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Lunch 30 €
   - Dinner 40 €
- Other cabins on-board (price per cabin)
   - A cl cabin (with window) 250 €
   - Commodore cabin* 600 €
   - Deluxe cabin* 925 €
   * Deluxe breakfast included
- Optional tours in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Hermitage 130 €
   - Yusupov palace 125 €
   - Catherine’s Palace in Pushkin 140 €
   - Peterhof Palace 180 €
   All optional tours must be booked in advance.
- Departure transfer from hotel to the ferry terminal 90 € per car
- Optional evening programme (price per person)
   - Ballet/Opera 100–250 €
   - Russian folklore show 75 €
   - Circus 95 €
 

IMPORTANT EXTRAS 2019
- Meals on-board (price per person)
   - Buffet breakfast 15 €
   - Deluxe breakfast 20 €
   - Buffet dinner 34 €
- Meals in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Lunch 30 €
   - Dinner 40 €
- Other cabins on-board (price per cabin)
   - A cl cabin (with window) 290 €
   - Commodore cabin* 590 €
   - Deluxe cabin* 890 €
   * Deluxe breakfast included
- Optional tours in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Hermitage 140 €
   - Yusupov palace 135 €
   - Catherine’s Palace in Pushkin 150 €
   - Peterhof Palace 190 €
   All optional tours must be booked in advance.
- Departure transfer from hotel to the ferry terminal 95 € per car
- Optional evening programme (price per person)
   - Ballet/Opera 100–250 €
   - Russian folklore show 75 €
   - Circus 95 €
 

DISCOUNTS
- Children under 12 in extra bed -150 €
- Ferry transport in 3-4 person cabin (check discount from our office)

 

7 days tour programme Helsinki-St. Petersburg-Tallinn-Stockholm-Helsinki

Helsinki–St. Petersburg (3 days)–Tallinn–Stockholm–Helsinki

DAY 1, Helsinki
Departure by M/S Princess Anastasia from Helsinki in the evening at 18:00

DAY 2, St. Petersburg
- Morning arrival in St. Petersburg.
- Meeting with your guide in the terminal.
- Panoramic city tour seeing the major highlights
  such as Admiralty, St. Isaac’s & St. Nicolas Cathedral, Palace Square, Smolny Convent.
- Visit to Peter & Paul Fortress.
- Accommodation at chosen hotel.

DAY 3, St. Petersburg
- Breakfast at hotel.
- Free time
  or optional excursion to the Winter Palace Hermitage Museum 
  or optional excursion to the Yusupov Palace.

DAY 4, St. Petersburg
- Breakfast at hotel.
- Free time
  or optional excursion to the Catherine´s palace in Pushkin
  or optional excursion to the Peterhof Palace.
  Both optional tours ends to the ferry terminal.
- Departure from St. Petersburg in the evening at 19:00 by Princess Anastasia.

DAY 5, Tallinn
- Arrival in Tallinn in the morning at 09:00.
- See the medieval old town with cobblestone streets and towers.
- Departure from Tallinn at 18:30. 

DAY 6, Stockholm
- Arrival in Stockholm in the morning at 09:30.
- Departure from Stockholm at 17:30.

DAY 7, Helsinki
Arrival in Helsinki in the morning at 11:30.


INCLUDED IN TOUR PRICE
- Transport Helsinki-St. Petersburg-Tallinn-Stockholm-Helsinki
   by ferry M/S Princess Anastasia in B cl double cabin (without window).
- Panoramic city tour in St. Petersburg including a visit in the Peter & Paul Fortress
   with local English speaking guide.
- Two nights in St. Petersburg at chosen hotel (or similar) in double room with breakfast.


IMPORTANT EXTRAS 2018
- Meals on-board (price per person)
   - Buffet breakfast 14 €
   - Deluxe breakfast 20 €
   - Buffet dinner 30 €
- Meals in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Lunch 30 €
   - Dinner 40 €
- Other cabins on-board (price per cabin)
   - A cl cabin (with window) 290 €
   - Commodore cabin* 690 €
   - Deluxe cabin* 1070 €
   * Deluxe breakfast included
- Optional tours in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Hermitage 130 €
   - Yusupov palace 125 €
   - Catherine’s Palace in Pushkin 140 €
   - Peterhof Palace 180 €
   All optional tours must be booked in advance.
- Departure transfer from hotel to the ferry terminal 90 € per car
- Optional evening programme (price per person)
   - Ballet/Opera 100–250 €
   - Russian folklore show 75 €
   - Circus 95 €

IMPORTANT EXTRAS 2019
- Meals on-board (price per person)
   - Buffet breakfast 15 €
   - Deluxe breakfast 20 €
   - Buffet dinner 34 €
- Meals in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Lunch 30 €
   - Dinner 40 €
- Other cabins on-board (price per cabin)
   - A cl cabin (with window) 340 €
   - Commodore cabin* 690 €
   - Deluxe cabin* 990 €
   * Deluxe breakfast included
- Optional tours in St. Petersburg (price per person)
   - Hermitage 140 €
   - Yusupov palace 135 €
   - Catherine’s Palace in Pushkin 150 €
   - Peterhof Palace 190 €
   All optional tours must be booked in advance.
- Departure transfer from hotel to the ferry terminal 95 € per car
- Optional evening programme (price per person)
   - Ballet/Opera 100–250 €
   - Russian folklore show 75 €
   - Circus 95 €

DISCOUNTS
- Children under 12 in extra bed -150 €
- Ferry transport in 3-4 person cabin (check discount from our office)

 

Requirements for visitors without visa

Requirements for visitors without Visa:
- return must be in 72 hours, starting from the ferry arrival to St. Petersburg
- passport should be valid 6 months after the ferry arrival to St. Petersburg
- shuttle bus ticket (included in the package) 
- hotel reservation voucher if the passenger stays overnight in St. Petersburg (included in the package)
- migration card will be given during check-in and it must be returned filled out during St. Petersburg passport control

M/S Princess Anastasia

M/S Princess Anastasia

The Princess Anastasia is a large cruise ferry with a total passenger capacity of 2500 seats. On board of the ship there are 834 cabins and a car deck for 580 cars. A long-lasting cruise across the Baltic Sea is an exciting adventure in an atmosphere of absolute comfort. There is a great variety of services and entertainment for you so that the trip meets your expectations. Various cabins and the developed infrastructure, as well as a SPA, restaurants, a cinema, children's club, showrooms, bars and discos - everything is adapted to the highest international standards.

CABINS

On board the ferry Princess Anastasia there are 834 cabins of different classes and price ranges that can accommodate more than 2000 passengers. All the cabins are equipped with comfortable clothes storage, air conditioning and individual shower room with universal gels and towels for each passenger.

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Ports and check-in

Helsinki - West Harbour (Länsiterminaali)

Tyynenmerenkatu 8, 00220 Helsinki
Check-in starts three hours before the departure and closes half an hour before the departure.
At the harbour you can pay with: cash, Visa, MasterCard, Maestro, Amex, Visa Electron, Finnish bankcards.
M/S Anastasia passengers can return to ferry after klo 13:00pm. When the ferry arrives to Helsinki, passengers are required to leave the ship. Remember to take your passport and boarding card with you.

St. Petersburg - Morskoy Vokzal terminal

1, Morskoy Slavy square
Check-in:  For passengers travelling without a vehicle check-in opens 4 hours before departure and closes 1 hour before departure.
Passengers are required to present passport, Arrival card and migration card at passport control in St. Petersburg. Arrival-card and migration card have been issued at check-in in Helsinki. Passengers who stay overnight in St. Petersburg visa free are required to present hotel voucher (hotel confirmation) on request.
On return trip it is necessary to make check-in before passport control. Cruise passengers are allowed to go directly to passport control. Passengers are required to present passport, Departure card and other part of migration card at passport control. Departure card and migration card must be kept in good safe while staying in St. Petersburg.
NOTE: Passenger's alcohols will be collected at the harbour of St. Petersburg and they will be returned for passenger when leaving the ferry.

Stockholm - Frihamnen

Frihamnsgatan 21-23, 10 253 Stockholm
Check-in opens three hours before departure and closes one hour before departure.

Tallinn - Passenger terminal A

Sadama 25 / 2, 15051 Tallinn
Check-in: Passengers can return to ferry any time of the day, at latest one hour before departure.
When the ferry arrives to Tallinn, passengers are required to leave the ship.
Remember to take your passport and boarding card with you.

Departures and prices

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outBoundDeparture cityHotelSpacesFrom price
10/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, WednesdayAmbassador Hotel
5 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Helsinki.
4€720Package reservation
10/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, WednesdayDostoevsky Hotel
5 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Helsinki.
4€690Package reservation
outBoundDeparture cityHotelSpacesFrom price
18/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, ThursdayAmbassador Hotel
5 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Helsinki.
4€720Package reservation
18/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, ThursdayAmbassador Hotel
7 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Tallinn-Stockholm-Helsinki.
4€760Package reservation
18/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, ThursdayAmbassador Hotel
6 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Tallinn-Stockholm.
4€725Package reservation
18/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, ThursdayAmbassador Hotel
5 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Tallinn.
4€720Package reservation
18/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, ThursdayDostoevsky Hotel
5 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Helsinki.
4€690Package reservation
18/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, ThursdayDostoevsky Hotel
7 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Tallinn-Stockholm-Helsinki.
4€740Package reservation
18/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, ThursdayDostoevsky Hotel
6 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Tallinn-Stockholm.
4€695Package reservation
18/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, ThursdayDostoevsky Hotel
5 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Tallinn.
4€690Package reservation
outBoundDeparture cityHotelSpacesFrom price
24/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, WednesdayAmbassador Hotel
5 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Helsinki.
4€720Package reservation
24/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, WednesdayDostoevsky Hotel
5 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Helsinki.
4€690Package reservation
outBoundDeparture cityHotelSpacesFrom price
26/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, FridayAmbassador Hotel
7 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Tallinn-Stockholm-Helsinki.
4€760Package reservation
26/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, FridayAmbassador Hotel
6 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Tallinn-Stockholm.
4€725Package reservation
26/6Helsinki, West Harbour Terminal 1, FridayAmbassador Hotel
5 days visa free cruise package to St. Petersburg. Helsinki-St. Petersburg (2 nights)-Tallinn.
4€720Package reservation

Hotel

Ambassador Hotel

Ambassador Hotel

The Ambassador Hotel is located in the historic center of St. Petersburg, a 7-minute walk away from Sadovaya (Sennaya Ploschad') Underground Station. St. Isaac and St. Nicholas Cathedral, the Mariinsk...
Dostoevsky Hotel

Dostoevsky Hotel

The Dostoevsky hotel is conveniently situated in the very heart of the city to the address 19, Vladimirsky prospect in the Vladimirskiy Passage trading center. Nevsky prospect, the main street of the...