St. Petersburg Peter & Paul Fortress Excursion Reviews

The Peter and Paul Fortress is one of St. Petersburg's oldest structures; visitors learn about how the fort was once used to protect the area from being attacked by the Swedish army.
Absolutely spectacular collection of buildings.
Sail Date: May 2016
Absolutely spectacular collection of buildings. very enjoyable.
Absolutely spectacular collection of buildings. very enjoyable. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking Ocean Cruises
Very interesting to see the burial place of so many of Russia's royal familes.
Sail Date: August 2015
Very interesting to see the burial place of so many of Russia's royal familes.
Very interesting to see the burial place of so many of Russia's royal familes. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Holland America Line
Lots of history and gorgeous buildings (and a creepy old jail).
Sail Date: August 2015
Lots of history and gorgeous buildings (and a creepy old jail). Gives you a first hand view of what the ending of the Tsarist regime was like.
Lots of history and gorgeous buildings (and a creepy old jail). Gives you a first hand view of what the ending of the Tsarist regime was like. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Oceania Cruises
Very interesting historically.
Sail Date: August 2015
Very interesting historically. Everyone important is buried in the basilica here.
Very interesting historically. Everyone important is buried in the basilica here. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking River Cruises
Everything was better than I expected for all excursions.
Sail Date: July 2015
Everything was better than I expected for all excursions.
Everything was better than I expected for all excursions. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking River Cruises
The cathedral was interesting where they have buried all the kings.
Sail Date: July 2015
The cathedral was interesting where they have buried all the kings. We had a very good guide who gave us history as we went along
The cathedral was interesting where they have buried all the kings. We had a very good guide who gave us history as we went along Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Princess Cruises
I'm not that interested in Russian aristocrats.
Sail Date: July 2015
I'm not that interested in Russian aristocrats.
I'm not that interested in Russian aristocrats. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Princess Cruises
Very interesting.
Sail Date: July 2015
Very interesting.
Very interesting. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Royal Caribbean International
Excellentecxcellent
Sail Date: July 2015
Excellentecxcellent
Excellentecxcellent Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Royal Caribbean International
Very good guided tour great value for money
Sail Date: June 2015
Very good guided tour great value for money
Very good guided tour great value for money Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Princess Cruises
our guide was History major and shared a wealth of history on Romanov family and Russia
Sail Date: June 2015
our guide was History major and shared a wealth of history on Romanov family and Russia
our guide was History major and shared a wealth of history on Romanov family and Russia Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Personally shown around at our own pace, tickets all organised, no queues.
Sail Date: June 2015
Personally shown around at our own pace, tickets all organised, no queues. Wow! What an incredible place and the history is fascinating.
Personally shown around at our own pace, tickets all organised, no queues. Wow! What an incredible place and the history is fascinating. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Celebrity Cruises
Very brief stop to see burial place of the Tsars
Sail Date: June 2015
Very brief stop to see burial place of the Tsars
Very brief stop to see burial place of the Tsars Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Holland America Line
Good
Sail Date: June 2015
Good
Good Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Holland America Line
Fine stop
Sail Date: June 2015
Fine stop
Fine stop Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Princess Cruises
Not as interesting as some other sites.
Sail Date: June 2015
Not as interesting as some other sites. Plenty of gold in the cathedral
Not as interesting as some other sites. Plenty of gold in the cathedral Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Princess Cruises
Nice addition to our comprehensive tour but don't think I would make a special trip.
Sail Date: May 2015
Nice addition to our comprehensive tour but don't think I would make a special trip.
Nice addition to our comprehensive tour but don't think I would make a special trip. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Celebrity Cruises
OMG!
Sail Date: May 2015
OMG! St. Petersburg was the "crown jewel" of this star-studded itinerary. We were blown away by the beauty of the architecture, and the friendliness of the people. The tour guides provided by Celebrity were outstanding, and ... Read More
OMG! St. Petersburg was the "crown jewel" of this star-studded itinerary. We were blown away by the beauty of the architecture, and the friendliness of the people. The tour guides provided by Celebrity were outstanding, and deserve special recognition. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Celebrity Cruises
Historic, but not as spectacular as some of the other sights St Petersburg has to offer.
Sail Date: May 2015
Historic, but not as spectacular as some of the other sights St Petersburg has to offer. If you needed to delete something to fit in with your day this could be a candidate.
Historic, but not as spectacular as some of the other sights St Petersburg has to offer. If you needed to delete something to fit in with your day this could be a candidate. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Cunard Line
A lot of information provided to us by the guides was much appreciated.
Sail Date: September 2014
A lot of information provided to us by the guides was much appreciated. Such a great history lesson. It was such an educational experience for me. It was my first trip to Russia so this was an eye opener.
A lot of information provided to us by the guides was much appreciated. Such a great history lesson. It was such an educational experience for me. It was my first trip to Russia so this was an eye opener. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking River Cruises
quick look at the highlights
Sail Date: July 2014
quick look at the highlights
quick look at the highlights Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Azamara
A must see
Sail Date: July 2014
A must see
A must see Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Azamara
Very impressive indeed, and quite compact as regards walking.
Sail Date: June 2014
Very impressive indeed, and quite compact as regards walking.
Very impressive indeed, and quite compact as regards walking. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Royal Caribbean International
Only complaint here is that it was crowded.
Sail Date: July 2013
Only complaint here is that it was crowded. It was hard to get a good view of the interior. However, we had an exellent concert from an a capella group in a chapel.
Only complaint here is that it was crowded. It was hard to get a good view of the interior. However, we had an exellent concert from an a capella group in a chapel. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Carnival Cruise Line