Communist Tour of St Petersburg

Step back in time to Leningrad, communist-era St Petersburg, and explore the city on an  tour, seeing intriguing sites from its communist past. Learn about this fascinating era of Russian history as you explore the city, hearing tales of Lenin who re-christened Petrograd as Leningrad, and then of his successor, Stalin. Much of the country’s well-documented repression took place under Stalin’s leadership, but your guide will introduce you to the sites linked to both leaders’ reigns. During the tour you will learn about significant events in the city’s communist history like the October Revolution, pass the Museum of Political History of Russia to see where Lenin delivered many of his speeches,visit key communist sites like a Soviet-era café, the former KGB headquarters, and a restored battleship named the Aurora,see Peter and Paul Fortress, one of the few sites left unchanged by the communists.

The cost for 1-3 person- 6000 rub ( 3hrs, car Mercedez-Benz, guide, entrance tickets are not included)
The cost for 4-12 person- 7900 rub (3 hrs, bus Mercedez-Vito, guide, entrance tickets are not included)

 

 

Literature walking tour

St. Petersburg has  always been a continual source of inspiration for poets and writers such as: Pushkin, Dostoevsky, Gogol, Nabokov, Brodsky, Esenin in St. Petersburg, Nikolay Gumilev and Anna Achmatova and many others. Experience their works come to life as you walk the footsteps of your favorite characters. The town of “The Queen of Spade”, "Peace and War" and “Crime and Punishment” does exist in reality. See the houses and neighborhoods which inspired such timeless tales by these literary giants.

The cost for 1-3 person- 4000 rub ( 4hrs,  guide, entrance tickets are not included)
The cost for 4-12 person- 5500 rub (4hrs,  guide, entrance tickets are not included)

Orthodox St.Petersburg

For 200 years, Saint-Petersburg was not only the political, but also the spiritual capital of Russia. The Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church is still situated here. The holy relics of the Saint Righteous John of Kronstadt and the Saint Blessed Prince Alexander Nevsky are kept in Saint-Petersburg. The stream of believers to the chapel of the Blessed Xenia at the Smolensk Cemetery never ceases. The miracle-working icons are kept at the Cathedral of the Transfiguration of the Savior and Kazansky Cathedral. The interiors of the Savior on the Spilt Blood and Saint Isaacs boggle your imagination. During the tour around Orthodox Saint-Petersburg you can visit the listed churches to venerate the icons and relics and learn the history of the urban sanctuaries.

The tour includes: the Smolensk cemetery – Savior on the Spilt Blood – Smolny Cathedral – Alexander Nevsky Lavra – the Cathedral of the Transfiguration of the Savior –  Kazansky Cathedral

The cost for 1-3 person- 9000 rub ( 4hrs, car Mercedez-Benz, guide, entrance tickets are not included)
The cost for 4-12 person- 11000 rub (4hrs, bus Mercedez-Vito, guide, entrance tickets are not included)

Theatres of Saint-Petersburg

Tour is dedicated to exploring the history and current activities of the major theaters of the city.The characteristics of their development and modern painting in this area. Participant will learn many interesting details about the buildings themselves, the main faces, the actors, the repertoire. The route includes a visual inspection of the most famous and popular St. Petersburg theaters. If you are lucky, you will be able to go behind the scenes look at the dressing room, rehearsal rooms, learn the legends and history of theater companies.
As well we can  help with the booking of tickets to the most populat shows.
 
The price for excursion is under request.
 
 
 
 

Mysterious Petersburg

Ever since it was founded, Saint-Petersburg was considered a mystical city full of legends and mysteries. Basically every street in the heart of the city was hinted  by murders and accidents which have happened at different periods of time. Many houses and palaces are believed to be haunted. Many spots are considered death traps where suicides and various inexplicable phenomena happened. Participants of this guide tour will have a chance  to see the city in a new light, to visit the intersection of reality and legend. In some places you can even  feel a strange energy and touch another world. You will see dark house of Rasputin, magic Rotonda, we  will try to find out the secrets of Sennaja Square, see the most unhappy monument in Saint Petersburg  and  visit the famous Milaylovsky castle . 
 
The cost for 1-3 person- 9000 rub ( 4hrs, car Mercedez-Benz, guide, entrance tickets are not included)
The cost for 4-12 person- 11000 rub (4hrs, bus Mercedez-Vito, guide, entrance tickets are not included)

Excursions on the roofs

Walking on the roofs have become an integral part of a tour of St. Petersburg - a great experience for those who want to feel the true romantic of the city... You can choose which objects and sights should be seen from the roof, and we will assist in the implementation of your desire. During the tour, which lasts 60-100 minutes  you will  be able visit  two roofs that offer a wonderful view.
And if you want  to spend extraordinary time with friends or prepare a wonderfull  and unforgettable surpise for  a loved one, we offer to arrange a meeting or a romantic date  on the roof!
 
The price for excursion  is under request