Learn how to cook Russian food in a private 3-hour cooking class in Moscow. You’ll hear about the country’s rich culinary history from your teacher, a professional chef, as you prepare a 3-course meal. Discover the secrets to making classic Russian dishes such as borsch, beetroot salad and beef stroganoff, then sit down to the meal you have created with a glass of wine or mors (cranberry compote)!
Accompanied by a professional private guide you will visit Hermitage Museum and State Russian Museum where you will see the originals of the most world-famous paintings, enjoy a variety of exhibitions and reconstructed interiors. Synthesize your experience of Russian and European art and create your own opinion on this comparison. Explore two gorgeous museum buildings inside and outside. Stay inside one of the museums to explore its' beauty on your own after your private tour is over.
All roads in St Petersburg lead to the fine art, and on this tour you will unleash your inner art aficionado in the State Russian Museum with a private local guide. Soak into Russian history and art as it covers all historical periods and trends in the development of Russian art for more than 1,000 years: from 10th to 21st cc. Founded in 1895, the State Russian Museum is the largest museum of Russian art in the world. The museum complex consists of 5 buildings: the Mikhailovsky Palace, the Benois Wing, St Michael’s Castle, the Marble Palace, the Stroganov Palace. The collection of over 400.000 units includes paintings, drawings, sculptures, coins, crafts and folk art.After the tour take your time to enjoy the Mikhailovsky Garden and Summer Garden before getting back to the real world. Check out the Peter I Summer Palace, the Cabin of Peter the Great, the Tea House and the Coffee House for a complete experience in St Petersburg’s heartland.
Get a true taste of Russia! Instead of dining out again, prepare and savour a home-cooked meal during your stay in Saint-Petersburg. Participate in the private 3-hours Cooking Class process of an authentic Russian meal, enjoy an exclusive dinner made with your own hands. Learn how to prepare a dinner, featuring staple dishes such as "Shchi" (traditional Russian white cabbage soup) in pipkin, covered and baked with dough and, of course, famous Russian Pancakes - Blini with red caviar. Then savour your dishes to remember Russia forever!
Glorious Constantine Palace is the official summer residence of the Russian President, Vladimir Putin. This magnificent old complex is among the UNESCO world heritage sites in Russia. The territory of Strelna, according to the plan of Peter I, had to become the Russian version of park Versailles near Paris. This fabulous palace and the adjacent park were recently opened for the public. Visit the amazing halls and sitting-rooms of the Palace, and the official apartments of the President of the Russian Federation as well as the halls for informal meetings. This tour takes in a complete history of the palace and park ensemble in Strelna and its modern functions as the Official Residence of the Russian President.• Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience• Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver• Informative, friendly and professional guide• Lunch included• Tour is wheelchair accessible• Choice of morning or afternoon departure• Guaranteed skip-the-line entrance
Admire unbelievable treasuries of the UNESCO-listed Faberge Halls in the Hermitage State Museum during your 6-hour tour with a traditional Russian lunch. Visit one of the the best museums in the world, led by a private guide! Also get a taste of traditional Russian cuisine at an authentic Russian restaurant where you will devour a 3-course traditional Russian lunch and 1 shot (50 ml) of Russian Vodka.• Guaranteed skip-the-line entrance
Enjoy a private walking tour in St. Petersburg and feel the magic of the Russian winter in the very center of the city. Try a cup of traditional herbal tea in the beginning of your tour and stop for some typical Russian treats later on during your tour.
The private tour with an acknowledged guide includes the history and secrets of the Moscow metro and a tour of the amazing Russian courtyard in the Izmailovo Kremlin. The unique Izmaylovo complex will transfer you to the 17th century and make you overlook the present life.
Tour to the Hermitage Museum with a visit to the restaurant, where there will be a traditional Russian 3-course lunch, and with a private transfer (round trip).