Russia St. Petersburg by train 4 days

Come with us to St.Petersburg – ‘The Venice of the North’! Visit the Hermitage, wonder the beauty of the city’s architechture, enjoy the tasty Russian food and go shopping! On our four-day trip you will see all of the main sights of this beautiful city – just over three hours by train from Helsinki!


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Russia St. Petersburg by train 4 days

Come with us on a journey to beautiful St.Petersburg. You can enjoy the historical sights, culture, shopping opportunities and taste the delicious Russian flavours in this big, buzzing metropolis. We can also book you tickets to opera, ballet, circus or football and ice hockey matches.

On our four-day journey you can experience all the main sights in the city, such as the Hermitage Art Gallery, St.Isaac’s Cathedral, Peter & Paul Fortress as well as the golden fountains of Peterhof Palace.

We also have family rooms available, please ask more details from our office!


Dostojevsky****Train journey by Allegro
Departure from:VainikkalaKouvolaLahtiHelsinki
For child fares and family rooms, please contact our office!
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16.1 Hotel Dostojevsky and
Hotel Moskva****
23.1, 30.1, 6.2, 13.2, 20.2, 27.2,
5.3, 12.3, 19.3, 26.3, 2.4
Single supplements:
10.1-1.5. 64 €
2.5-15.5. 90 €
16.5-17.7. 171 €
18.7-2.10. 90 €
3.10-22.12. 64 €
23.12-26.12. 57 €
Catherine Art****Train journey by Allegro
Departure from:VainikkalaKouvolaLahtiHelsinki
For child fares and family rooms, please contact our office!

Allegro timetable 1.11.2019-28.3.2020
06:20 Helsinki – 10:47 St.Petersburg
15:30 St.Petersburg – 17:57 Helsinki

Allegro timetable 29.3 – 26.10.2020
07:20 Helsinki – 10:47 St.Petersburg
15:30 St.Petersburg – 18:57 Helsinki

All the times are local. Allegro tickets can be booked and confirmed 90 days before the departure.

Day 1
Departure to St.Petersburg with Allegro.
The guide and the bus are waiting for you at the railway station and on the way to your hotel there is a panorama sightseeing tour of the city. During the tour you can see all the main sights and get the feeling of this huge city. At the end of the tour you will arrive to your hotel in time for the check-in.
You can continue straight away to our first excursion Historical St.Petersburg (you are able to leave your luggage to the bus).


Optional excursions:
Historical St.Petersburg 48€ / person
Children under 12yrs 45€ / person

We will visit Petrovskaya Akvatoria or Grand Maket (destination will be confirmed about week before the departure). Petrovskaya Akvatoria is a historical scale model museum of St.Petersburg and its suburbs from Peter the Great’s till Catherine the Great’s era, recreated according to engravings and archive sources. Grand Maket is a miniature model of the whole Russian Federation and the second largest miniature in the world.

Day 2
Breakfast at the hotel

Optional excursions:
The Treasures of The Hermitage 55€ / person
Children under 12yrs 41€ / person

The guide and the bus will pick up the travellers from the hotel. We will visit the huge art museum The Hermitage with Finnish speaking guide. The bus will take you back to your hotel, or alternatively you can stay in The Hermitage or in the city centre by yourself. The duration of the excursion is approximately three hours (incl. transfers).

St.Petersburg in the evening:
Dinner and cabaret show: 65€ / person
Includes programme, dinner, non-alcoholic beverage with the dinner and return transfers from the hotel.

Day 3
Breakfast at the hotel
Optional excursions 14.5-30.9:
Peterhof Palace and Gardens 125€ / person
Child under 12yrs 99€ / person
We will depart the hotel after breakfast towards the Peterhof Palace, which was the summer residence of the Russian monarchs. You will see the lovely palace and the gardens as well as the golden fountains of this imperial residence. We will return to the city centre with hydrofoil along the river Neva. You can either return to your hotel with our bus or stay in the centre.
Optional excursion:
Canal Cruise 30€ / person
Child under 12yrs 25€/person
Independent excursion to see St.Petersburg from totally different perspective. Board a canal cruise by the Anichkov bridge at Nevsky prospect and spend about an hour crusing along many canals of the ‘Venice of North’. There is an English commentary available at te boat and you will see many fabulous palaces and gardens, as well as The Hermitage, Peter & Paul Fortress, Kunstkamera and Palace Bridge.

Optional excursions 1.1-14.5 and 1.10-17.12:
Tsarskoye Selo and Catherine Palace 125€ / person
Children under 12yrs 99€ / person

We will depart the hotel after breakfast towards Tsarkoye Selo and Catherine Palace, where we will visit the palace and its magnificent amber room. Duration of the excursion is approximately five hours (incl. transfers).

Day 4
Breakfast at the hotel, check-out at 12.00.

Optional excursions:
At the footsteps of Peter the Great 65 € / person
Children under 12yrs 60€ / person

We will depart the hotel around 10.30 for the trip (you may take your luggage to the bus). We will travel to the Peter & Paul Fortress, the birth place of the city, where we do a walking tour and visit the Peter and Paul Cathedral, which is the final resting place of the Russian Czars. Later we are transfered to the St.Isaac’s Cathedral. Duration of the excursion is approximately three hours (incl. transfers).

If you do not wish to take part to the excursion, you can leave your luggage to the hotel luggage room and spend some time in the city. The transfer back to the railway station leaves from the hotel.

All of our excursions needs to be booked in advance, no later than three weeks before the departure. Minimum six participants are required to complete the excursions.

Russia St.Petersburg Hotel Dostoevsky

The 4-star Hotel Dostoevsky has a fantastic location, close to the Vladimirsky Passage shopping centre, Nevsky Prospekt and it is located within walking distance of many major sights.

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Grand Hotel Tchaikovsky

Grand Hotel Tchaikovsky is situated right in the heart of St.Petersburg, short stroll away from many of the city’s main sights.

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Russia is know for its imperial history and palaces as well as for it’s position as a world power. It has recently raised it’s profile as a tourist destination with plenty to see.
Capital: Moscow
St.Petersburg is a city of around 5 million inhabitants and it is the cultural capital of the country with countless museums and galleries, the most famous being The Hermitage. It also has many beautiful canals, churches and interesting sights as well as affordable restaurants and shopping.
Official language: Russian
Currency: Rouble
Passport and visa: Most foreign citizens need a visa to enter Russia. Passport needs to be valid for 6 months after the departure in most cases. Please contact our office for details.

* Viisumi Venäjälle, esim. kertaviisumi 80 € / hlö
* Yhden hengen huone

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Included in the price:
Return journey (2nd class) with Allegro
* Transport in St.Petersburg railway station-hotel-railway station
* Guided panorama tour (in Finnish). English tours available, please ask.
* Accommodation in a double room with breakfast
* Hotel registration fee

For additional fee: Russian visa from 89€/person (rates may vary depending on your nationality)

Please check the childfare (under 12yrs old) from our office.

We can arrange tours also in English for an additional fee. Please ask from our office!

Venäjä tunnetaan vanhastaan Tsaareista ja Tsaarien hovista. Suurista palatseista ja kullan loistosta. Nykyään se tunnetaan kasvavana talousmahtina.
Pääkaupunki: Moskova
Pietari on noin viiden miljoonan asukkaan suurkaupunki. Se on rakennettu suomalaisheimojen ikivanhan kauppapaikan Nevanlinnan päälle
Virallinen kieli: Venäjä
Valuutta:  Rupla
Passi ja viisumi: Suomen kansalaisilta vaaditaan Venäjälle viisumi. Lisätiedot toimistoltamme.
Aikaero Suomeen: +1
Kesäaika ei ole käytössä

Yksityisviisumia varten tarvitaan:
* viisumianomuskaavake
* passi
* passivalokuva (35 x 45 mm).
* matkustajavakuutustodistus


Service Center palvelee Pietarin asemalla Lähtiessäsi Pietarista Allegrolla kohti Suomea, voit käyttää odotusaikasi hyödyllisesti juna-asemalla sijaitsevassa Service Centerissä. Käytössäsi ovat niin ilmastoidut odotus- kuin kokoustilat, langaton verkko, virvokkeita sekä päivän lehtiä. Keskus auttaa mm. juna- ja lentolippujen, hotellin ja jatkokuljetusten kanssa sekä toimittaa kuriirilähetyksiä. Service Center palvelee matkustajia päivittäin klo 8:00-20:00. Palvelut alkaen 201 ruplaa/ tunti.

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