Peter and Paul Fortress

Visit the Fortress of Saint Peter and Saint Paul! Erected in 1703. Peter I, had this fortress built on an island with a tactical enclave, to defend against Swedish invasions that rose up the Neva River from the Baltic Sea.

Itinerary to do in St Petersburg

Today the Peter and Paul Fortress is home to several museums that show the splendid history of its founding, growth and construction of Saint Petersburg. Here you can visit the Cathedral of Saint Peter and Saint Paul (entrance included) - the tallest building in the city center and the place where members of the imperial family rest - the Grand Duke's mausoleum, the Artillery museum, the house of the commander, the guard and many other things. The fortress was also a political prison for state criminals and in the 19th century it became Russia's main political prison. A must-see in the city of Saint Petersburg to see first-hand how the Venice of the North was founded and the role of this magnificent city during the imperial era, the Soviet revolution and subsequent years of the USSR, including its important role during the Second War World.

Highlights to see in Peter and Paul Fortress

  • Hare Bridge
  • Peter and Paul Cathedral
  • Peter and Paul Fortress


3 hours
Guide in Spanish and English

Group 1-1 pax (Privado 03:00 horas): 124.00 €

Group 2-2 pax (Privado 03:00 horas): 68.00 €

Group 3-3 pax (Privado 03:00 horas): 49.00 €

Group 4-4 pax (Privado 03:00 horas): 40.00 €

Group 5-5 pax (Privado 03:00 horas): 34.00 €

Group 6-6 pax (Privado 03:00 horas): 31.00 €

Group 7-7 pax (Privado 03:00 horas): 28.00 €

Group 8-8 pax (Privado 03:00 horas): 26.00 €

Group 9-9 pax (Privado 03:00 horas): 24.00 €

Group 10-10 pax (Privado 03:00 horas): 23.00 €

Group 11-15 pax (Privado 03:00 horas): 22.00 €

Availability and starting time

10:00 - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday

When to book?
You can reserve up to 24 hours before the activity
Free cancellation
Cancel free up to 3 days before the activity and receive a full refund.


Entrance ticket to the Cathedral of San Pedro and San Pablo and Spanish-speaking guide.
1 Participación en Premios Mensuales: Ver Premios


meals, transport, tips.

Meeting point

The guide will wait for you at the Ioannovskiy Bridge


How to book?
Limited availability. Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability. Choose date and fill in the required fields. Secure and protected payment. You will immediately receive your booking confirmation.
Super safe route! COVID-19 efforts
Our route takes the recommendations and key considerations of security and protection against Coronavirus.
Is the interior of the monuments visited?
Exterior and interior of most named sites
Is the tour adapted for people with reduced mobility?
Not adapted
Guaranteed departures without min of travelers
Are animals allowed?
Activity recommended for children?
Yes, families are welcome

Our promises

Best price guaranteed
Quick and easy reservation
Multilingual Customer Service
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