Russian Romance (Visas Included)
Here's your chance to participate in that most-elusive activity during cruises: a stroll along the city at night. Once you've freshened up from a day of touring and enjoyed your dinner, you will be picked up at the pier for a short ride to the Admiralty where you and your guide will be dropped off. Enjoy a walk through Admiralty Park to Palace Square, then get a sunset photo under the Arch of the General Staff of the Army before turning onto Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg's main thoroughfare. You will have plenty of chances to take photos and pop into some of the stores that beckon you with their tantalizing window displays.
During this outing you will have a special opportunity to see the city highlights such as Merchants Yard, Split Blood Church and Kazen Cathedral illuminated against an ink drop sky. A serene walk through Small Garden Street with its numerous shops, fountains and funny monuments will give you a unique perspective of local Russian neighborhoods. You will smile as you observe a city of contrasts with its rare blend of historical buildings, young hipsters, luxury boutiques and street trucks.
Continue on to a vodka museum where you were learn about all things vodka as you throw back a shot or two and sample traditional Russian snacks such as pickles, smoked fish, rye bread and a variety of canapes. Gain a new perspective of St. Petersburg and its locals when you book this 4 hour small tour now.