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20 - 24 June 2019

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20 maximum

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5 days

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Inspiring Expeditions by Geoffrey Kent®

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Inspiring Expeditions by Geoffrey Kent® - White Nights in St. Petersburg

Discover St. Petersburg during the month-long White Nights festival. At this time of year, the region is bathed in a 24-hour pearlescent glow and the city celebrates with a dazzling programme of cultural events. Base yourself at the Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace, then privately visit some of the most renowned city sites, including the Fabergé Museum and the Church on Spilled Blood. At the Hermitage enjoy musical performances put on just for you. Sail from Peterhof on a private yacht and savour a unique taste of Russia with an exclusive vodka and caviar tasting, hosted by a local sommelier. The finale is a special evening at the Palace of Grand Duke Vladimir. Tonight, be wowed by cocktails and canapés, a private chamber music concert, and VIP balcony seating for the famous Scarlet Sails Festival of Fireworks. This is the spectacular high point of the White Nights celebration.

Trip details

  • Stay four nights at the sumptuous and historic Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace, St. Petersburg
  • Enjoy a private canal cruise with Champagne, caviar and hors d’oeuvres
  • Indulge in a private caviar and vodka tasting in Xander Bar at Four Seasons Hotel, hosted by a caviar sommelier
  • Pay a before-hours visit to the Church on Spilled Blood, with a private children’s choir performance
  • View the treasures of the Fabergé Museum when it opens privately for you, along with an exclusive performance of a piece from Swan Lake by artists from the Mariinsky Theatre
  • Experience a private evening tour of the Hermitage and a pre-opening visit of Peterhof Palace, returning to the city by private yacht
  • Spend a special evening at the Palace of Grand Duke Vladimir, with cocktails and canapés, a private chamber music concert, and an exclusive balcony reserved for viewing the famous Scarlet Sails Festival of Fireworks
  • Take a private tour at Alexander Palace, led by a museum curator and Romanov Dynasty expert
  • Transfer by helicopter from Pushkin back to St. Petersburg for thrilling city views

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