From Lake Saimaa to St.Petersburg, 3 days - VISA FREE
Now it's easy to travel to St.Petersburg without a Russian visa! Step on board M/S Carelia and travel via the unique Saimaa Canal to Vyborg and further to the magnificient St.Petersburg.
Tour begins with and early morning departure from Lappeenranta on M/S Carelia along the historic Saimaa Canal. On board you can enjoy beautiful scenery, exciting locks and good food. From Vyborg your tour continues by bus to the trendy and unique Russian metropol. In St.Petersburg you accommodate in Sokos Hotel Palace Bridge. First day ends with a Neva and canal cruise, on which you will see beautiful palaces, churches and other magnificent attractions.
Next day you will have time to get to know St.Petersburg on your own. Many significant sights, such as the Hermitage, Palace Square, the Admiralty, Russian Museum, Peter an Paul Fortress, are within easy reach from the hotel. Even without visiting any sights, St.Petersburg has a lot to offer. Maybe you just want to walk around and make stops in numerous cafes and restaurants.
For second day you can also book a guided tour in the Hermitage. Ask also ballet, opera, theatre or circus tickets from us.
On departure day you'll have time to have a walk or to do last minute shopping near the hotel. If the timetable allows, there will be some shopping time also in Vyborg on the way back.
Price: from www.saimaatravel.fi
Please verify all schedules and prices directly from Saimaa Travel Net web-pages!
A copy of your passport (identity page) must be sent to our office at the latest 4 working days prior to departure. Don't forget to take your passport with you! Passport copy can be send by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to our address in Lappeenranta (Ratakatu 23, 53100 LAPPEENRANTA, FINLAND).
For more information, please visit www.saimaatravel.fi or contact our office at Ratakatu 23, LAPPEENRANTA, +3585 5410 100, email@example.com