Helsinki & St. Petersburg

Visit the fascinating cities St. Petersburg and Helsinki, cultural capitals of North-eastern Europe. In St. Petersburg, transfers, a private city sightseeing tour and a guided tour of the world famous Hermitage Art Museum are included. Enjoy the train ride to the Finnish capital, Helsinki, and its many highlights.

Start the tour in Helsinki instead of St.Petersburg?


5+ days




All Year

Tour Type

Partly guided

This tour is currently not bookable. Please contact us for further information.

Tour category

Hotel Saint Petersburg


Accommodation at good tourist class hotels equal to 3 stars according to Scandinavian standard.

Inside cabin included during overnight cruises.

See Silver accommodation

Demetra Art Hotel


Accommodation at 4 star hotels or at unique properties, like historic hotels or manor houses, selected for their atmosphere.

Outside (seaside) cabin included during overnight cruises.

See Gold accommodation

Services included: 

  • 4 nights hotel accommodation in a standard room with private shower/WC, including breakfast
  • Train from Helsinki to St. Petersburg or v.v.
  • Transfer between the train station and your hotel in St. Petersburg or v.v.
  • Transfer between the hotel in St. Petersburg and the airport or v.v.
  • English speaking transfer assistant on the transfer from St. Petersburg railway station (if starting the tour in Helsinki) or to St. Petersburg railway station (if starting the tour in St. Petersburg)
  • 3-hour guided sightseeing tour of St. Petersburg
  • 3,5-hour guided visit of Hermitage Art Museum (entrance included)
  • Electronic travel documentation, including a detailed travel itinerary and travel vouchers.
  • 24/7 emergency phone service while travelling.
  • Additional services included for Tour Category GOLD only:
  • Category GOLD hotels (accommodation in standard rooms)
  • 1st class on the train from Helsinki to St. Petersburg

Important visa information: Most nationals require a visa to enter Russia. You need to apply for a visa yourself at the Russian embassy in your home country.

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