This tour will introduce you Russian Orthodoxy, rules of Russian Orthodox Church, peculiarity of architecture of churches and cathedrals.
We will visit a church and a cathedral that were converted into museums and a regular church. Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas is a regular church. You will see how people pray, will learn basic rules of Russian Orthodox Church. Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas is included in the tour is not by coincidence. It is Elizabethan Baroque architectural style. Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas is strongly associated with Russian Navy and was among very few churches functioning during Soviet Union time.
St. Isaac’s Cathedral is a museum. This is fourth largest cupola cathedral in the world. You will fascinated not only by the exterior but also the interior.
The Church on the Spilled Blood will amaze you by 7700 square meters of mosaics that you will see inside. The Church on the Spilled Blood or The Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ (the official name of the site) was built on the place where Alexander II was assassinated.
Duration 3 hours
Prices (in US dollars)
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- Guide service for the whole tour
- Transport by modern, air conditioned vehicle for the whole tour
- Skip-the-line entrance tickets to the St. Isaac’s Cathedral and the Church on the Spilled Blood
- Photo permission at all sites
- Bottled water (1 bottle per person)
- Ponchos in case of rain
- Maps of the city
What's not included
- Meals (lunch costs about 15 USD)
- Souvenirs. Both can be paid by credit card
Book a tour! If you book two tours, you’ll get a 5% discount for each tour!