Peter's Walking Tours, St. Petersburg, Russia.
Peter's Walking Tours, St. Petersburg, Russia.
The original walking tours in St. Petersburg, Russia for budget conscious English speaking travellers
St. Isaac's Cathedral

Rostral Column

Bronze Horseman monument, Senate Square

Kazan Cathedral


Peter's Top Five St. Petersburg Walking Tour

Availabilty: Curently this tour is available by private booking only - see bottom of page.
Duration: 3 hours.

Top of the charts in St. Petersburg sightseeing, as voted by Peter's Walking Tours. This pleasant and informative walk is recommended for first-timers in the city with a tight schedule. See St. Petersburg from the most spectacular angles. In just three hours you will do the entire standard sightseeing program, saving yourself time and energy for later independent research. The guide will tell you all you need to know about the top landmarks and give you a plethora of suggestions on what else to see and do in St. Petersburg - do not be shy to ask!

Major stops along the way:

1. The Peter and Paul Fortress;
2. The Winter Palace and the Hermitage museum;
3. The St. Isaac's Cathedral;
4. The Church of the Resurrection (aka the Church on Spilled Blood);
5. The architectural ensemble of the Strelka, the old Exchange building and the Rostral Columns;

Bonus track: the Bronze Horseman, with selected quotations from the poem in English (on demand).

The tour finishes near the St. Isaac's Cathedral, at the heart of the city, near many lunch places and cafes.

Guided by Peter, Konstantin, Eugene, Zhenya, Anya, Olga, Dmitri or Nick.

To book this tour privately, please write us at, or ask your guide. The cost is 160 USD, paid in rubles at the day's exchange rate. This covers up to eight people (20 USD for each extra person).

The Exchange Bridge