Tour to St Isaac’s Cathedral

The majestic, huge, most important cathedral of the Russian Empire was built almost half a century, becoming the architectural dominant and symbol of St. Petersburg. The building of the temple is not only an architectural masterpiece, but also a monument of science and technology.

Price of the program “City tour and Museum”:

from 27 $ per one person

Program includes:

  • Tour of the interior of the Cathedral
  • The rise of the colonnade, offering stunning views of the city from a bird's eye view



Opening hours: 10:30 – 18:00

Day off: Wednesday

  4, Address: St. Isaac's square, St. Petersburg, 190000

 Price of the program “City tour and Museum”: from 27 $ per one person


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Our tickets allow you to visit the museum without enduring great queues at the entrance and be guided around by an authorized guide.

A classical excursion program includes a city tour with visit to one museum. The priced presented below include car rent and a licensed guide’s fee. Costs for museum visits are presented on separate slides.

Standard program of a city tour + museum lasts for approximately 4 hours. In case you want to intermit for a lunch in an atmospheric restaurant in the heart of Saint-Petersburg and vitalize yourself by masterpieces of original Russian cuisine, just inform us and we will propose the best alternative meeting you budget.

In case your preferable dates of visit coincide  with official days off of the museum  you chose, we are glad to propose  a worthy alternative.

One of the grandest monuments of architecture in St Petersburg, St Isaac’s Cathedral is soaring above the city skyline. The temple dedicated to St Isaac of Dalmatia is the biggest Orthodox Church in Russia. The classical cathedral with gorgeous gilded dome is dating back to the middle of 19th century. Each sightseeing tour usually includes a visit to the St Isaacs Cathedral, since this is one of the top highlights of St Petersburg.

Excursion to St Isaac’s Cathedral in English language

Visiting St Isaac’s Cathedral with the English-language excursion will get you acquainted with the amazing history of this church, as well as the renowned interior. Construction was challenging, lasted during four decades, construction cost was great. The glorious result was the second by volume cathedral in the world. The structure was the main cathedral of the whole Russian Empire. Interior is adorned with bronze sculptures, mosaics, different types of marble and semi-precious stone decorations. After 1917 revolution the cathedral was turned into the museum.  During the Second World War the building’s cellar was used as the bomb shelter. Today this is both the museum and the active church with the daily schedule of Orthodox services. By purchasing the separate ticket it is possible to climb up the Cathedral’s impressive colonnade and see St Petersburg from the above.

Cost of English-speaking guide services

Here you can book excursion to St Isaac’s Cathedral in St Petersburg. All prices are listed below. You are welcome to submit your feedback about the tour.

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