Private Day Trip by Helicopter to Valaam Monastery from St Petersburg
"Visit Valaam Monastery the most important religious site in Russia. 9:30am: - Pickup from your hotel and transport to the airport with a professional driver 10am: - Set off from Pulkovo airport for the 1-hour flight by helicopter to Valaam. You’ll pass"""Experience the amazing Valaam Archipelago beauty on this day trip by helicopter from St Petersburg. There is no faster way to get Valaam Island than by helicopter! You'll fly over one of the most beautiful cities in the world - St Petersburg also known a Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral Nikolsky skit founded in the XIX century and enjoy a lunch in a local dining room at the Valaam Monastery. This Monastery has been granted many rights and privileges by various emperors and priests and was once the center of power in the region solidifying its place in history."
"Your private tour guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel holding a sign with your name on. Afterwards you will discuss what you will going to see. You can then set off for your tour and let your guide fill you in with all information possible. so that you do not have to wait in the line (admissions however not included in the price). As much as you can decide what you want to see here are some highlights that you should not miss: Church on the Spilled Blood St Isaac's cathedral Peter and Paul Fortress Hermitage Yusupov palace
Peterhoff Grand Palace and Parks Early Entrance to Grand Palace
"Peterhof or “Peter’s Court” dates back to 1715 and is a former summer residence of the Russian Tsars. Most famous for its stunning golden fountains the palace grounds house several buildings and parks – the Grand Palace (“the Russian Versailles” now a vast museum of lavish rooms and galleries) Monplaisir (Peter’s outwardly more humble villa) the Grand Cascade (the centrepiece of the palace grounds with over 140 fountains)
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