Do you want to see the way the locals live, what shops and theaters they attend? A licensed tour guide will tell you how St. Petersburg residents live and how they lived during the World War II city blockade and Soviet times. We will start our immersion into St. Petersburg life from the main city street - Nevsky prospect. Next, we will learn the history of the most famous grocery store and how long people had to stand in line to buy products there. We will look at the main theaters, learn the fascinating history of the most expensive hotel, visit the place where the Russian Tsar was killed. At the end of the tour we will take you to the Palace square, where you will learn the history of the largest sundial and the fortress, which was never used for its original purpose.
I adore St. Petersburg, I was born and grew up here. Since I am a local citizen, I'm acquainted with all the historical sights, and I will also be able to introduce you to places in St. Petersburg that you will never find in the guidebooks. I will recommend food places for you to enjoy traditional Russian cuisine and introduce you to Russian culture. I speak English excellent and a little German, I am a certified guide-interpreter, I have all the necessary museum licenses. I will do my best to make your visit to such a beautiful city to inspire an unforgettable stay. I promise you will fall in love with this city like I me.
St. Petersburg is famous for its beautiful mansions. They are beautiful not only outside but also inside. In addition to the main sights we will visit one of those mansions, decorated with stucco and ancient stairs. To avoid the crowds on Nevsky Prospekt, we will walk through the safe yards, which are known only to the residents of the city.
St. Petersburg Local Paths