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Mikhailovsky Castle and The Church on Spilled Blood
Destination:

Port/City: St. Petersburg, Russia

Activity Type:
Sightseeing and/or City Tours

Approximate Duration:
3 hour(s) 30 minute(s)

Prices starting from:
*45.75 USD (Adult)
*23.75 USD (Child)
*0.00 USD (Infant)
     

Restrictions:  N/A

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Shore Excursions
Walking Tour & Visit to the Spilled Blood Church - PZK1

You will begin with a drive through the city center to the Field of Mars, the former military parade grounds. Continue with a photo stop by the Mikhailovsky Castle, the most mysterious building in the city. Continue your tour with a walk through Michael's Garden before proceed to the Spilled Blood Cathedral for an interior visit. You will also have a chance to shop at a local souvenir market right next to the Church on the Spilled Blood. Note: Guests must be able to walk approximately 1.5 miles over various uneven and cobblestone surfaces with 20 steps.
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See 200-year-old Mikhailovsky Castle, each side architecturally unique, and visit the breathtakingly beautiful Church on Spilled Blood, built on the spot of a czar's assassination. Marvel at its rich colors, gem-encrusted cupolas, 83,000 square feet of stunning mosaics and altars carved from semiprecious-stones. See the palaces lining the Field of Mars, named after the Roman god of war. Stroll through Michael's Garden, a favorite of Petersburg locals, and shop for souvenirs at a local market.

Highlights:
• Mikhailovsky Castle Photo Stop: Each side is designed in a different style, including French Classicist, Italian Renaissance and Gothic.
• Church on Spilled Blood: A visual feast of rich colors, domed cupolas of jeweled enamel and altars of semiprecious stones.
• Michael's Garden and Souvenirs: Stroll through a favorite park of Petersburg locals and shop for souvenirs at a local market.

What to Bring:
• SeaPass card and photo identification
• Camera
• Cash/credit cards

What to Wear:
• Weather-appropriate clothing
• Comfortable walking shoes

Important Notes:
• Guests must be able to walk approximately 1½ miles over uneven and cobblestone surfaces, with approximately 20 steps.
• No tank tops or shorts.
• Tour price includes photo and video charges at the Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood.
• Photography is not permitted in the functioning church.
• Time permitting; guests will have approximately 30 minutes for souvenir shopping at the market outside of the Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood.
• Tour order may vary but all listed sites will be covered.
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