Winter trip to the cultural capital of Russia – it is a tour to the New Year and Christmas St. Petersburg, decorated with Christmas trees and sparkling lights in the enchanting atmosphere of public celebrations. This program will be able to give a great mood and feeling of a winter fairy tale.
Day 1: ARRIVAL
Arrival. Meeting at the airport and transfer to the Hotel. Check-in. Welcome Dinner and overnight at the hote.
Day 2: CITY TOUR & ICE SCULPTURE FESTIVAL
Breakfast at the hotel. City tour with visiting Peter & Paul Fortress. During the trip you will see all city center, Palace square, the Spit of Basil Island, the Church on the Spilled Blood, cruiser Aurora and many other sights. Visiting of Peter and Paul Fortress with Cathedral, where situated the tomb of Russian tsars. The Peter and Paul Fortress is the first construction in St. Petersburg. Lunch at local restaurant Ice Sculpture Festival visiting (the exact dates will be refined later) Festivals of ice sculptures are very popular events that take place around the world, in some countries, they are even international. Such celebrations are held in our country in different cities and also it has become very popular in St.Petersburg. New Year Party (optionally). You will have the unique opportunity to celebrate wonderful Holiday one more time it will be possible at one of the St. Petersburg’s night club.
Day 3: PUSHKIN (TSARSKOE SELO): Palace & Park
Breakfast at the hotel. Pushkin: Palace & Park visiting. The town of Pushkin (also known as Tsarskoe Selo) is a former summer residence of the Royal Family. It’s a fabulous ensemble of palaces and parks. The Grand Catherine Palace with its solemn and richly decorated façade, with its interiors decorated with guided cravings, mirrors inlaid with jade. The Palace is world known for its splendid Amber-Room that is often called the 8th Wonder of the World. Lunch at local restaurant. Riding on «Russian Troika» (optionally). Horse Russian troika – the attribute and one of the traditions of celebrating New Year, Christmas and other winter holidays and festivals if you want to try an unfogettable experience, be sure to try a ride on a Russian troika! Lunch at restaurant of traditional Russian cuisine «Podvorje».
Day 4: Departure
Breakfast at the hotel.
Check-out. Transfer to the airport.