Russia St Petersburg by train 3 days

Visit beautiful St.Petersburg! There is plenty of historical sights, culture and shopping opportunities just over three hours train journey away from Helsinki such as the Hermitage Art Gallery and St.Isaac’s Cathedral. Wander around the city and along its canals, enjoying the sights and buildings dotted around the city centre. Pop in to one of the many affordable restaurants to sample tasty Russian dishes.

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Russia St Petersburg by train 3 days

Visit beautiful St.Petersburg! There is plenty of historical sights, culture and shopping opportunities just over three hours train journey away from Helsinki. On our three-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. Wander around the city and along its canals, enjoying the sights, magnificent palaces and buildings dotted around the city centre. Pop in to one of the many affordable restaurants to sample tasty Russian dishes and look around some of the interesting museums this huge city has to offer. We can book you tickets to opera, ballet, circus or football and ice hockey matches.

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

 

YEAR 2020
Dostojevsky***
By Allegro train
Departure:VainikkalaKouvolaLahtiHelsinki
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Single supplement
10.1-14.5. 41 € / 1.-8.5. 58 € / 15.5.-11.6. 110 € / 12.6.-9.7. 230 € / 10.7.-1.10. 58 €
YEAR 2020
Catherine Art Hotel***
By Allegro train
Departure:VainikkalaKouvolaLahtiHelsinki
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7.2., 14.2., 21.2., 28.2.
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6.11., 13.11., 20.11., 27.11.
4.12., 11.12., 18.12.,
Single supplement
17.1.-2.4. 60 € / 3.4.-9.4. 71 € / 10.4-16.4. 84 € / 17.4.-23.4. 80 € / 24.4-30.4 96 € / 1.5.-7.5. 130 € / 8.5.-21.5. 141 € / 22.5-28.5. 130 € / 29.5-4.6. 141 € / 5.6-11.6. 205 € / 12.6.-12.6. 339 € / 19.6.-2.7. 260 € / 3.7.-9.7. 360 € / 10.7. 161 € / 17.7. 183 € / 24.7.-27.8. 128 € / 28.8.-11.9. 134 € / 18.9.-2.10. 103 € 9.10.-18.12. 59 €

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. Straight after the panorama tour you can take part to our optional excursion The Treasures of The Hermitage.

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

We will visit the huge art museum The Hermitage with a 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).

Day 2
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 3
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 2 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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Russia St.Petersburg Catherine Art Hotel

Catherine Art Hotel is ideally located in the Tsentralny district of Saint Petersburg; 500 m from State Russian Museum and 1.6 km from Palace Square.

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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.

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)

Childfare
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!

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