It is no secret that St. Petersburg is called the cultural capital of Russia. To understand its history and its mysteries better, choose one of our numerous excursion opportunities!
An excursion with Dancing Bear Tours is a wonderful way to learn more about Russia, St. Petersburg and everyday life of the Russians. Of course, you can find a lot of information in guidebooks, but our tour guides are Russians and they share with you their own stories, which you definitely won’t find on the Internet. In addition, during the excursion you have a chance to get answers to your numerous questions!
St. Petersburg can boast of having more than 500 palaces. Hence yet another nickname of our city: the Imperial capital of Russia. Although many palaces were turned into museums after 1917 and now they are open to public at large, others you can visit only with a tour. Moreover, some museums like Catherine palace are a very popular place to visit. Catherine palace is located some 25 kilometers outside St. Petersburg and during high season is really crowded. If you book an excursion to Catherine palace with Dancing Bear Tours, we will book tickets for you, organize comfortable transportation and thus you will save your precious time!
The cost of private excursions in St. Petersburg will depend on the following factors:
- Number of people in the group;
- The duration of the excursion;
- Included museums.
Excursions in the most beautiful places of St. Petersburg
Excursions in St. Petersburg allow you to see many memorable places in a shorter period of time, because we provide transportation (a comfortable vehicle). It is not always easy to reach all the sights on foot. Travelling by car helps you to see a lot of attractions! Throughout the excursion, you will have a professional tour guide, who will make your stay in St. Petersburg more exciting. You will hear fascinating, detailed stories connected with the sights, included into your itinerary and all your questions will be answered!
Dancing Bear Tours offers the widest choice of places of interest, where you can go during your excursion in St. Petersburg, including such must-see attractions as the Hermitage Museum and Peterhof as well as some off the beaten track places like the Grand Model of Russia, the Museum of Political History of Russia and the memorial apartment of Fyodor Dostoevsky.
Find the excursion in St. Petersburg, which suits you best!
Our company specializes in personal approach to all the excursions. Some of our programs you can find on the web site, you can either choose one of those and we will adjust it for your needs in case you wish, or we can customize an excursion in St. Petersburg for you.
If you do not want to spend the whole day travelling, we can offer you some half-day excursions, so that you can visit with us only the places that are difficult to reach on your own, such as Peterhof or the Catherine palace in Pushkin (both places are located outside of the city, it takes about an hour to get there). We can arrange for you an excursion to the Hermitage museum, so that you will not have to worry about the tickets and our guide will help you find the parts of the collection that you are interested in.
Taking an excursion is one of the best ways to see St. Petersburg!
Our city is nicknamed the Cultural Capital of Russia, which is why joining an excursion in St. Petersburg is definitely a great choice to learn the city better. A driving excursion will give you an idea of the size of St. Petersburg, as well as will help you to see all the major sites in a shorter period of time.
All our tours include free time for taking pictures, lunches (depending on program) and time for shopping. So learn a lot while relaxing and enjoying the most European city of Russia!