Guided tour

St. Petersburg: 3-Hour Hermitage Tour w. Skip-the-Line Entry

St. Petersburg: 3-Hour Hermitage Tour w. Skip-the-Line Entry

From US$ 80.08 per person

Skip the long lines and visit the great Hermitage museum with an art expert on a 3-hour guided tour to discover the masterpieces in the collection and the Winter Palace.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 3 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, German, French, Italian, Chinese, Portuguese, Russian
Pickup optional
Please indicate the ship name on which you arrive and the driver will pick you up inside or next to the terminal. The driver will be there to pick you up at the designated time: if you are early for pick up, please wait inside the terminal. Please look for TORUSSIA.TRAVEL logo. Please inform us if your disembarkation is delayed for any reason.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Skip the lines and navigate Hermitage museum easily with an art expert
  • Discover masterpieces of European Art and gala rooms of the Winter Palace
  • Learn all secrets of the Hermitage collection
  • Explore one of the most iconic museums in the world
Full description
Discover the collections of the world's second-largest museum, the Hermitage, with an expert guide who will easily navigate you around the iconic collections and masterpieces so that you will not feel overwhelmed by the enormousness. It is the Hermitage made easy as you explore all the main buildings including the Winter Palace. Meet your guide in the Palace Square next to Alexander's column. Enter the Hermitage through a separate entrance with skip-the-line entry and begin your 3-hour guided tour of the complex. Visit the Winter Palace, Small Hermitage, Old Hermitage, and New Hermitage buildings and learn from your expert guide about the collections housed here.  The Hermitage is one of the largest museums in the world and a first-time visit can quickly feel daunting and confusing, but with the help of your knowledgeable guide, you can be sure you won't miss any of the highlights.   For cruise ship guests arriving there is a shore excursion option to match your needs.
  • Skip-the-line entry ticket with entry through a separate entrance
  • Headsets to hear the tour guide clearly (for a group of more than 6 pax)
  • Photo permits
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

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Meeting point

Arrive 10 minutes before the activity starts. The meeting point is Aleksandrovskaya Kolonna. Look for 'TORUSSIA.TRAVEL' logo

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • If you or any persons in your group have impaired mobility, please book a private option of this tour.
  • The shore excursion option is not wheelchair accessible.
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Product ID: 387821