Duration: 3 hours
Cities: St Petersburg
You will visit one of the most mysterious and beautiful palaces that used to belong to Yusupov dynasty. The chambers and halls are decorated with the motives of various styles that dazzle the visitor: you’ll amaze at luxurious murals, carvings, marble, mirrors, gilded chandelier, expensive silk clothes and refined furniture.
However, one shouldn’t forget the awe-inspiring historic backround the place has. The cellar of the palace witnessed the murder of Rasputin, the scandalous favourite of Empress Alexandra, wife of Nicolas II. Nowadays the cellar hosts an exhibition specifically dedicated to Rasputin featuring documents, wax figures, and making one feel the impact the events had on Russian history.
You are sure to get unforgettable impressions at our guided tour to Yusupov palace.
car / mini-van with a driver – if you choose round-trip
transfer from your hotel to Yusupov palace – if you choose a tour with one-way transfer
metro tickets – if you choose walking tour
personal guide speaking your language (English, German, Spanish or French)
entrance fees to Yusupov palace and to the historical recreation exhibit “The assassination of Grigory Rasputin”
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