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St Petersburg Subway tour Underground palaces

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Entering the St Petersburg metro, you can easily confuse the station with a magnificent palace hall or lobby of a five-star hotel. This is not surprising! In Soviet times, subway stations were built as palaces for ordinary people. Enjoy informative narration from your guide about all the details of the decor, architectural features, the history of the creation of stations, the history of the city and its outstanding figures immortalized in the design of the subway rooms and more. Dozens of types of marble and granite, floor lamps, sconces, chandeliers, bronze bas-reliefs, mosaics and decorative panels, sculptures and busts, crystal and glass decorate the "underground palaces". Eight stations of the Saint Petersburg subway are recognized as objects of cultural heritage. Welcome to the world's deepest subway according to the average depth of the tunnels.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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Pass By: Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

Meet your lisenced guide at the entrance to the "Mayakovskaya" metro station. She will hold a plate wth your name. Then you'll be ready going down to the subway to have a guided tour.

Stop At: Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

You'll see the following stations eight of which are objects of cultural heritage:
Mayakovskaya
Vosstaniya square
Vladimirskaya
Dostoevskaya
Pushkinskaya
Institute of Technology
The Baltic
Narvskaya
Kirov Plant
Avtovo
Zvenigorodskaya
Admiralty
Exploring subway lobbies getting from one to another by metro carrige withing two minutes you'll enjoy their incredibly beautiful decoration.You will get acquainted with the history of the development of the metro in St. Petersburg, the peculiarities of the construction and operation of the tunnels of the deepest metro in the world.

Duration: 3 hours

Pass By: Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

The tour will terminate in the hall of "Admiralty" metro station which located at the very center of the city, close to the Admiralty building and Palace square.

Departure:

Departure point:

Nevsky avenue, 71/1

Departure time:

Duration:

2 to 3 hours

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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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St Petersburg Subway tour Underground palaces
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Entering the St Petersburg metro, you can easily confuse the station with a magnificent palace hall or lobby of a five-star hotel. This is not surprising! In Soviet times, subway stations were built as palaces for ordinary people. Enjoy informative narration from your guide about all the details of the decor, architectural features, the history of the creation of stations, the history of the city and its outstanding figures immortalized in the design of the subway rooms and more. Dozens of types of marble and granite, floor lamps, sconces, chandeliers, bronze bas-reliefs, mosaics and decorative panels, sculptures and busts, crystal and glass decorate the "underground palaces". Eight stations of the Saint Petersburg subway are recognized as objects of cultural heritage. Welcome to the world's deepest subway according to the average depth of the tunnels.

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$60

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