This is an alternative to the City Highlights Tour by car. On this tour, one can experience the life of the city center while walking around the magnificent palaces and streets which Emperors and Empresses once resided. We will start from the Square of Arts and walk along the famous Nevsky Prospect to the monument of Catherine the Great. Then, we will continue to Michael’s Castle where the unloved son of Catherine, Paul, lived and was murdered. We will stroll on to the Church of the Savior on the Spilled Blood and continue our scenic walk along the Moika River past the Alexander Pushkin Memorial Museum to the Palace Square, Winter Palace, and Alexander Column. We will then take a short walk to St. Isaac’s Cathedral and end our tour with the “Bronze Horseman” (the monument to Peter the Great).
The tour includes a walk by:
Nevsky Prospect, The Admiralty, Palace Square and Hermitage, Peter and Paul Fortress,
St. Isaac’s Square - a monument to Nicholas I , The Bronze Horseman - a monument to Peter the Great, Field of Mars and Michael’s Castle, Spilled Blood Church.
Optional visits inside at the following locations:
Kazan Cathedral (no fee),
St. Isaac’s Cathedral (entrance fee required), The Church on the Spilled Blood (entrance fee required)
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