Day 1: St. Petersburg. Upon arrival in St. Petersburg, our representative will meet you at the airport and assist you to your hotel. Check-in, then have a welcome drink and get acquainted with your travel mates and program director.
Day 2: St. Petersburg. Experience a day of sightseeing in the northern capital of the country. Founded by Peter the Great in 1703, St.Petersburg is spread across 40 islands with many canals and rivers. You will visit Peter and Paul Fortress and one of the best museum in the world - the Hermitage.
Day 3: St. Petersburg. You will visit a food market. Take your own shopping bag and browse the market where the locals sell delicious foods, including just-picked vegetables and fruits from their dacha (country house) plots. For lunch enjoy a bowl of borsch - Russia's most famous soup - at a traditional Slavic restaurant. Enjoy a free afternoon or take an optional tour to one of the former summer Imperial Palaces: the Peterhof Grand Palace or Catherine Palace.
Day 4: St. Petersburg. Check-out and departure.
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