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St Petersburg Private Custom Day Tour
"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
From $150.00
 
St Petersburg Custom Chauffeured Day Tour
"Your private tour guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel holding a sign with your name on it. Afterwards you will discuss what you are going to see. It is highly recommended to inform your tour operator in advance about your sightseeing inte like-new non-smoking. For parties exceeding 6 people we use Mercedes Mini-buses. 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
From $370.00
 
4-hour Semi-Private Catherine's Palace and Amber Room Tour
"09:30 Meet your guide and driver in the lobby of your hotel. Since there will be other people  please be ready for pick up at 09:15. depending on your hotel location you will be picked up first second or third in line.Your guide will carry a sign with the Lead Passenger's name on it. Transfer by mini-van to the Imperial Residence of Tsarskoye Selo located to the south of Saint Petersburg.Guided tour of Cather be amazed at the amount of destruction caused during the Second World War learn about the tedious restoration process and hear the story of the famous Amber Room how it disappeared and how it was newly recreated by talented amber craftsmen in the local workshops of Trsaskoye Selo.After the palace tour you will proceed to explore the park of Tsarkoye Selo with beautiful sculptures
From $106.00

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A beautiful facade

The beautiful facade features golden domes and blue and white detailing – quite beautiful against the snow - while the inside is filled with mirrors, chandeliers and angelic cherubs. Interestingly,...
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Catherine Palace, Tsarskoe Selo

The Catherine Palace is a magnificent baroque palace in the midsts of a lush park of the same name. Externally, its facade is sky blue with marble white columns, interspersed with statues. It was used...
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Catherine Palace

Tours cost 500 roubles, and at the time of visiting that was the only way to get in. The amber room is amazing, but the interior of the whole palace is pretty amazing.The Germans trashed the place...
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The grounds of Catherine Palace

Strolling around the grounds is definitely recommended, to take in the splendour of the palace, and also the surrounding grounds.Here's a photo of me with the Baltika balloon. I'm a Baltika fan as...
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The Palace and Parks of Tsarskoye Selo part 4

No mention has yet been made of Charles Cameron, the famous Scot who was commissioned by Catherine the Great and whose main task at Tsarskoye Selo was to refurbish some of the rooms within the palace...
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The Palace and Parks of Tsarskoye Selo part 3

A network of canals, cascades and man-made lakes, including the Great Pond, was created and, both in and around this lake, and numerous follies were built, such as the blue and white Grotto by B.F....
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The Palace and Parks of Tsarskoye Selo part 2

The park was transformed in the English style, to create a pure landscape, interspersed with temples, bridges, grottoes, the inevitable Hermitage and other buildings, akin to Capability Brown's...
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The Palace and Parks of Tsarskoye Selo

Tsarskoye Selo, lying some 16 miles south of St Petersburg in the small town of Pushkin. Travel to this palace and park can be by train or bus. It is relatively easy to find and at least a day should...
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The Upper Bath Pavilion Pushkin

The Upper Bath Pavilion. Designed by I.Neyelov 1777-80This is one of the best places for a good picture if the weather is right!A lower terrace is reached by descending another set of steps, leading...
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The Catherine Park Pushkin

The Catherine Park is a wonderful work of the Russian art of gardening from the 18th and 19th centuries, which combines the masterpieces of architecture with the beauty of the transforming nature of...
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a caviar `blini` with a shot of vodka in winter

a caviar `blini`( sort of crepes) with a shot of vodka in winter will stave of the hunger and the vodka warm you inside! If your wrapped up well and it`s a sunny day with snow on the ground, the...
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Autumn leaves falling in the Palace Gardens

Autumn:If your lucky and it`s not rainning you might get a few sunny days Autumn is from September till November. The city is very beautiful in the decoration of the autumn leaflets. The air is clean...
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Summertime in Pushkin Town

Summer:This is my favourite season , it's from June till August. Summer in Pushkin is better than it's usually said. During long weeks there is the warm weather , the temperature is +25 C and higher....
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Amber room in Catherine Palace

The famous amber room is finished and these days you are not allowed to take pictures there but in all other rooms of the palace. It seems they want to sell their postcards and books on the subject. I...
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"The famous "amber-room" & a lot more !"
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"My Pushkin Page"
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"Tsarskoe Selo"
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"Tsarskoe Selo (Pushkin Town)"
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"A. S. Pushkin: "Our Fatherland is Tsarskoe Selo""
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