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Half-day Vladimir Lenin tour with a historian guide

Availability: Every day
Duration: 5 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
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Do this because
  • Follow Lenin's life on a 5-hour tour
  • Learn about his role in the Great October Revolution
  • See where he was hiding out just before the revolution
  • Enjoy a hassle-free tour with a private guide, driver and lunch included
What to expect

100 years ago, the Great October Revolution took place under the direct supervision of its leader, Vladimir Lenin. On this half-day tour, you will find out how a boy from a provincial town on the Volga river changed the course of world history. Learn about Lenin and why and how things happened in St. Petersburg.

Your professional historian guide will pick you up from the hotel with a private driver. Afterward, you will follow Lenin's life from his first safe apartment (now a museum) to the assault of the Winter Palace. As a highlight of the tour, you will explore the rustic shelter "Shalash" in the countryside which served as Lenin's hideout in the summer of 1917 - a few months before the revolution. In this picturesque scenery, you are going to have lunch before heading back towards the city.

Other important sights of the tour include the "Aurora" cruiser and the headquarters of the revolution "Smolny".

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What's included
  • Entrance Fees
  • Historian guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Lunch
What's not included
  • Gratuities (optional)
Where
Meeting point:

Meet your guide at the lobby of your hotel

What to remember
  • Pick-up at the hotel (please provide hotel information at check-out)
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Maximum 6 people in a group
  • This tour includes a moderate amount of walking, make sure to wear comfortable shoes
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When
  • This tour operates every day at 11.00am
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 week before the activity begins. If you cancel up to 3 days before, you can still receive a 50 % refund.

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