Private Hermitage museum tour with transfer
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Activities

Private Hermitage museum tour with transfer

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: from 3 hours to 4 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Wander through some of the most elaborate staterooms of the Winter Palace
  • Be impressed by the breadth of the Tzars’s personal art collection
  • Learn the stories behind the pieces in the Hermitage collection
  • Enjoy hearing about the origins and significance of artefacts from your private guide
  • Explore the museum on your own after the tour is over
What to expect

Explore the staterooms and royal chambers of the Russian tzars on a privately guided tour of one of the most famous museums in the world.

Listen to descriptions of your personal guide while surveying vast museum collections of Goya, Rembrandt, and others. Starting with 225 paintings purchased in 1764 by Catherine the Great, the museum collection now comprises more than 3 million works of art and cultural artifacts what makes it an unforgettable exhibition of world culture.

Upgrade this tour adding 1 more hour, book the 4-hour option to visit the reconstructed interiors of the General Staff Building that is a separate part of the Hermitage. View the rich collection of French Impressionists and Post-Impressionists. It features masterpieces by Claude Monet, Pierre-August Renoir, Vincent van Gogh, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso and other famous artists. On the whole, Hermitage’s Impressionists exposition consists of nearly 850 works of art.

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What's included
  • Entrance tickets and tour of the Hermitage (main complex of 4 buildings)
  • Visit to the General Staff Building (if 4-hour tour option is booked)
  • Hotel pick-up (if your accommodation is located within 1 to 6 kilometers from the museum)
  • Transfer to the museum by taxi (one way)
  • Private tour
What's not included
  • Tips (optional)
  • Hotel drop-off
Reduced price
  • Infants ages (0-5): free
Where
Meeting point:

The local guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel or outside your accommodation. He/she will carry a sign with the lead guest's name on it.

What to remember
  • Minimum of 2 participants is required at booking
  • At checkout select to take either the 3-hour tour (Hermitage Museum) or 4-hour tour (Hermitage Museum + General Staff Building)
  • Note this tour does not include the Hermitage Theatre where performances and shows take place
  • Although tickets are pre-booked with skip-the-line entrance, a delay (10-15 minutes) entering may occur during busy periods (May-August)
  • This tour includes hotel pick-up and drop-off. Please indicate your pick-up location at checkoutPick-up is available for accommodations located within 1 to 6 kilometers from the museumYou will be transferred to the museum from your pick-up location by taxiYour private guide will accompany you in a taxi from your hotel to the museumIf your hotel is within 1 km of the museum you will walk to the musuem
  • It is necessary to walk and/or stand for the entire duration of this tour. There are no stops for seating planned for this tour
  • Following your tour inside the Hermitage (Winter Palace) you are permitted to stay in the museum and explore on your own. But you can not leave the museum and re-enter using the same ticket, even on the same day
  • Please note that food, drinks, luggage and/or large bags are not allowed
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When
  • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
  • Tours do not operate on Mondays
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Provider
HOROSHO
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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