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New Year in St Petersburg
5 days, 4 nights from 950 £
Bring in the New Year with a bang with IntoRussia's fantastic New Year in St Petersburg tour. Enjoy fabulous accommodation in the 4* Hotel Park Inn Nevsky, St Petersburg to complement your unique trip. This New Year tour is full of exciting excursions including trips to the beautiful Pavlovsk (palace and park) and St Isaac's Cathedral, a ride on a sledge pulled by horses, a trip to the Hermitage, to name but a few of the thrilling adventures that you are sure to enjoy!
Highlights of the tour:
28 December. Day 1, St Petersburg
Upon arrival in a beautiful St Petersburg, transfer to the 4*Park Inn Nevsky Hotel or similar in the heart of the city. Check-in, free time to explore a city or just have some rest in the hotel.
29 December. Day 2, St Petersburg
Have a breakfast at the hotel and get ready to explore the city. During our CITY TOUR you will be taken to the most precious monuments of the city’s rich history and original architecture carefully preserved as the world cultural heritage. You will be able to hear amazing stories and to take fine pictures of the main architectural and historical sites like Nevsky prospect, the Kazan Cathedral, the Winter Palace (will visit a main collection), Vasilievsky Island, St. Isaac Cathedral, Peter and Paul Fortress, the Senate Square and the Palace Square. The 3-hour sightseeing tour will allow you to get a brief but bright impression of Saint Petersburg. After lunch at a restaurant, we carry on to famous HERMITAGE (Winter Palace). Free evening, overnight at the hotel.
30 December. Day 3, St Petersburg
Breakfast at the hotel. Today we will visit PAVLOVSK (PALACE AND PARK). The former residence of the Emperor Paul I and one of the largest English gardens in Europe. Do not miss the opportunity to experience a CARRIAGE RIDING IN TROIKA IN PAVLOVSK PARK. Troika is traditional Russian carriage drawn by three horses harnessed side-by-side. Have a little rest and enjoy lunch at the local restaurant before our next stop - AINT-ISAAC'S CATHEDRAL. St. Isaac's Cathedral is the largest church in Saint- Petersburg. Its construction took 40 years, and today it remains one of the most impressive buildings in the city center. Free evening, overnight at the hotel.
31 December. Day 4, St Petersburg
After breakfast at the hotel, meet with your guide for tour to CHURCH OF THE SAVIOR ON BLOOD. When you walk inside the building – you almost travel to another dimension, where every part of the ceiling and walls is painted with beautiful patterns and pictures from Christian history.
The next stop is KAZAN CATHEDRAL, which was was designed in Russian classical style, but it also carries resemblance to great St. Paul cathedral in Rome. Have a lunch at local restaurant befor going to walking tour on NEVSKY PROSPECT. During this tour you will see the treasures of Saint Petersburg - Anichkov bridge decorated with sculptures, Catherine’s garden and monument in front of the Alexandrinsky theatre, Eliseevy Merchants' Shop, Church of the Savior on blood, Kazan Cathedral, Royal square with Hermitage, Admiralty, St. Isaac’s Cathedral at the left side, and much more. We will pop in to CHRISTMAS MARKET to dive in festive atmosphere of St Petersburg.
OPTIONAL: NEW YEAR EVE'S DINNER. Please inquire at the booking stage.
1 January. Day 5, St Petersburg
Breakfast at the hotel. Bid farewell to St Petersburg as you are transferred to the airport for your flight home.
The order of the visits might be changed. However, all visits mentioned in the program will be provided in full.
The hotel may be changed to a similar, depending on availability.
New Year in St Petersburg
The New Year in Moscow Tour 2020/2021 is available on enquiry basis.
Please get in touch with our Destination Managers and they will put together a perfect holiday for you.
|DATES||Accommodation at Park Inn Nevsky 4* or similar|
|Price per person in TWIN room, Excluding Flight||SGL room supplement, Excluding Flight|
28 December, 2019 - 1 January,2020
|Optional Supplement||Price per person|
New Year Dinner
Please speak with us to get the best prices on flights added to your tour
We use live currency update, price may slightly fluctuate daily
IntoRussia Ltd reserves the right to change hotels to similar ones of the same standard and change the
order of excursions
If you are a group and want to add extra days or excursions, or you are looking for more independence,
contact our Destination Experts for a tailor-made package
Included in price:
• 4 nights accommodation at the 4* Park Inn Nevsky Hotel or similar
• Transfer services as per program
• English-speaking guide services as per program
• 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches
• Entrance fee as per program
• Full visa support
• Travel Insurance
• International flights(please speak with us to get the best prices on flights added to your tour)
• Russian visa fees paid directly to the Consulate
THE AMBASSADOR HOTEL INVITES YOU TO THE NEW YEAR GALA DINNER!
The Ambassador Hotel is glad to invite you to celebrate the New Year's Eve in a cozy and splendid climate of our Le Vernissage panoramic restaurant in keeping with the finest traditions of Europe and Russia. Guests will have a delicious gala dinner by Dmitry Ivanov, the Ambassador Hotel chef de cuisine and the Chaîne des Rôtisseurs member, and enjoy the New Year’s Broadway show. Performing artists of the best St. Petersburg musical theaters will present you some scenes of the world-famous Broadway musicals such as The Phantom of the Opera, The Romeo and Juliet, The Cabaret, The Chicago, The Mamma Mia, and many others.
The evening program also includes congratulations by Father Frost and Snow Maiden, as well as retro disco, quiz and gifts. The show will be hosted by Aleksandr Trofimov, the All-Russian and International competitions laureate and the Mariinsky Theater soloist, together with Tatiana Taranets, the Golden Soffit Award laureate and the Theater of Musical Comedy soloist.
Russian fluffy pancakes with salmon roe
Emmental cheese with cherry
Kamchatka crab bouchée
Vanilla mini cupcakes
Sarah Bernhardt cookies
French Lillet aperitif
Quail Olivier salad
Pickled eel with whipped cream
Smoked Murmansk halibut
Salman pickled with saffron
Pear and blue cheese salad with honey mustard sauce
Christmas ham with crimson preserve
Goose and pistachios roll
Vegetable sticks with dorblu and pesto sauce
Pineapples with grapes and mandarins
Stuffed duck with apples and sweet wine sauce
HOT DISH (AT YOUR CHOICE)
Wolffish fried with mango and cilantro served with passion fruit sauce
Beef medallions with cherry sauce and truffled mashed potatoes
Strawberry and white chocolate mousse
No limit drinks
Sparkling wine, red/white wine, vodka
Tea, coffee, water, juice