Time to see how the history of St. Petersburg began—it’s time to learn much more about the royal family. The Peter and Paul Fortress give you an amazing opportunity to get touch with the first years of the new city. This fortress is a cradle of the city. Right there on a small island, Peter I put the first stone of the future capital of Russia. You will see the first buildings in the city, first cathedral, first prison and the royal sepulture as well. Yes, the cathedral of the Peter and Paul Fortress is the royal sepulture as well. There, you can learn who was the Russian Cinderella, who was the Peacekeeper, the Bloody, the Zar Carpenter, and the Zar Liberator. And of course, you will have an opportunity to follow the destiny of the last Russian Emperor Nicolas II and his famous daughter Anastasia. So, let’s get in touch with the royal family, let’s have a walk among the first streets and buildings of the city.
NOTE: As the tour is quiet short we recommend booking this one together with other excursions to get a discount on it.