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City Sightseeing St. Petersburg: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour

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Key Highlights

  • Discover St Petersburg and its attractions with this extensive hop-on, hop-off tour
  • Hop on the bus at any of the stops and plan your own perfect St Petersburg itinerary
  • The 18 well-placed stops cover all the major attractions of the port city of St Petersburg
  • Visit St Isaac's Cathedral, Admiralty building, the Anichkov Bridge, the Summer Gardens & more!
  • Your hop-on, hop-off ticket comes with a validity of 1 or 2 days
  • Audio commentary in 12 languages to ensure you don’t miss a thing!
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?



    Your hop-on, hop-off ticket is valid for 1 or 2 days (as per option chosen)

    Start time

    Buses depart between 9am and 8pm, every 25 minutes
    Full loop: 90 minutes

    Meeting Point

    You may board the bus/boat at any of the designated stops

    Ending Point

    You may end the tour at any of the stops

  • Overview & Itinerary


    The St Petersburg City Sightseeing Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour gives you the perfect introduction to St Petersburg. This famous Russian port on the Baltic Sea has connected Russia to the rest of Europe for centuries.

    Your Hop-On, Hop-Off ticket will show you the many impressive buildings, statues, parks and canals that give the city its uniqueness. Some of the attractions covered by the hop-on, hop-off tour are the famous St Isaac’s Cathedral, Winter Palace, The Hermitage and several others.

    The hop-on, hop-off tour showcases the best of Russia’s imperial capital, St Petersburg. Experience panoramic views of this dazzling metropolis from the top of the bright red double-decker buses, hopping on and off at 18 conveniently located stops around the city.

    Choose between a 1 or 2-day option and hop on and off at attractions of your choice!

    From where to begin your St Petersburg tour? Download your hop-on, hop-off tour route map


    Hop on the bus at any of the routes to start the tour. The St Petersburg City Sightseeing Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour allows you to plan your own sightseeing. You may hop on and hop off at any of the designated stops and spend as much time sightseeing, shopping or eating before hopping back again when the next bus comes along.

    Hop off at attractions of your choice or simply sit back and enjoy an entire loop of the bus tour and take in the panoramic views of the charming Russian port city.

    Explore the dazzling metropolis, visit its major attractions, take in the mighty Neva River and admire the magnificent buildings across the city of St Petersburg. St Petersburg was from the very beginning, the symbol of imperial Russia’s growing status in the world. There’s much to discover in this city and the hop-on, hop-off bus tour is the perfect way of going about it.

    Some of the attractions covered by the tour are:
    • St Isaac's Cathedral
    • Admiralty building
    • Anichkov Bridge
    • The Summer Gardens
    • Kazan Cathedral
    • Peter and Paul Fortress
    • The State Russian Museum
    • Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
    • Singer House
    • Arts Square

    You can hop off the bus at any of the stops to end the tour.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • 1 or 2 days hop-on, hop-off bus ticket (as per option selected)
    • Audio commentary in English, Spanish, German, French, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Finnish, Arabic, Korean, Turkish


    • Entrances to attractions en-route
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm all details.

    This tour is wheelchair accessible.

    Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    Boat Tours have now stopped running for the duration of the winter period.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

  • reviews
    • Great Experience!!

      Great!!! Would do it again!...

      Mario Bojorquez, United States, 02/Aug/2016
    • Excellent way to see the city

      Best way to see any city for the first time...

      cheryl j small, Australia, 09/Jun/2016

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