The Russian Revolution To Vladimir Putin Private Tour

Adult (Ages 12+)
65
Children (Ages 6-11)
15
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The Russian Revolution To Vladimir Putin Private Tour

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  • 4 Hours
  • Soviet Russia, Vladimir Putin
  • Daily at 10am From your hotel lobby
  • Min age: 6
  • Languages offered: English

The 20th century was a turbulent time for Russia. The political system was violently transformed several times, revolutions, wars, the foundation of the Communist State, collapse of the Soviet Union, Perestroika period – all these events had their origins and long-lasting consequences. Take this tour and discover the traces of Russian revolution and the effect it had on the course of history of Russia and the entire world.

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What to Expect

The 20th century was a turbulent time for Russia. The political system was violently transformed several times, revolutions, wars, the foundation of the Communist State, collapse of the Soviet Union, Perestroika period – all these events had their origins and long-lasting consequences. Take this tour and discover the traces of Russian revolution and the effect it had on the course of history of Russia and the entire world.

Tour Schedule Details
  • Starting time: 10am
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Meeting point: Your Hotel Lobby
  • Ending point: Our guide will return you to your Hotel
Itinerary

Full Itinerary

Tour Highlights

 

Palace Square
Get picked up from your hotel or cruise ship and along with your private guide explore the most significant attractions of Saint-Petersburg.

Visit the Palace Square where October Revolution of 1917 took place. Learn why Tsar Nicholas II renounced his throne and why Bolsheviks stormed the Winter Palace

 
Cruiser Aurora
Take a car (included) and make a photo stop next to cruiser Aurora – the oldest and probably the most famous ship of the Russian Navy and a symbol of the Russian revolution.

Find out why this ship was fundamental to the success of the Revolution, and why over 30 million Soviet citizens have visited Aurora since it became a museum.

 
Mathilde Kschessinskaya Mansion
Continue your tour to the former mansion of Russian ballerina Mathilde Kschessinskaya – during the October Revolution her home became the headquarters of the Bolshevik party.

Explore the mansion that became the “second home” for Vladimir Lenin and see the famous balcony from which numerous history changing speeches were made.

 
Museum of Russian Political History
Walks through the mannsion of Kschessinskaya which now has become the Museum of Russian Political History. Take a look into Lenin’s old office and see unique items related to Russian history of the twentieth century.

Numerous documents, pictures and reconstructed interiors will enable you to immerse yourself in the atmosphere of that time.

 
The Soviet State
Learn the origins of Soviet Union and what it was like to live in under a Communist Government. Listen to the stories about ordinary Soviet people and country leaders – Stalin, Khrushchev, Brezhnev and others.

Visit the museums’ expositions and learn about the relationship between man and the state at the crucial moments in the history of the country.

 
Museum Exhibits
The Museum is full of immersive technologies: touch screens, projections, objects, sounds, voices – the only thing missing is smell.

If you pick up an old phone, you will hear Stalin’s voice, you can touch real riffles of the time of the second World War and feel yourself inside of typical soviet style apartment of 1960’s thanks to reconstructed interiors.

 
Collapse Of The USSR And Nowadays Russia
Finally understand the reasons for the collapse of the Soviet Union as well as the contemporary history of the country. What was so good about USSR that many Russians miss? What do people think about V. Putin, V. Lenin, J. Stalin and other leaders?

Your guide will answer all of your questions and after the tour you will have an understanding of the origins of the Russian Revolution, the foundations of the USSR and how Russian turbulent history influences its present!

 

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I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

This is a private tour with a min of two travelers

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  1. Cancellations for set tours and made more than 24 hours prior to travel receive a full refund.
  2. Cancellations for set tours made 24 hours or less prior to travel require the traveller to pay for the tour in full, and no refund will be issued.
  3. Cancellations for custom itineraries (“Create Your Own”) are as follows:
  • 60+ days to departure – Full refund
  • 59 – 31 days to departure – 50% cancellation fee
  • 30 days and under to departure – 100% cancellation fee

What happens in the event of bad weather?

In the event of bad weather forecast we will contact you the day before and offer you either a refund or an amended tour for the following day.

We always advice to wear suitable clothing for the day of the tour as not every day is guaranteed sunshine.

How do I find the tour start meeting point?

Our guide will meet you in your Hotel Lobby