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St Petersburg passenger port is ready to host more cruise ships during 2021 season. Local tour operators like MaxiBaltTours are preparing a wide range of St Petersburg visa-free shore excursions for cruise visitors. St Petersburg shore tours will be offered as small group or private. They will also range from 1-day to 2-day and 3-day. All tours are Russian visa-free - guests will be issued visa-free tour tickets which will act like blanket visas.

During 2021 St Petersburg will be hosting 16 cruise companies and 35 cruise liners. More than 625 000 cruise tourists are expected on board of 262 ships.

Following cruise companies will be visiting St Petersburg more often:

  • AIDA - 5 cruise ships, 71 visits
  • Holland America (HAL) - 4 cruise ships, 22 visits
  • Princess Cruises - 3 cruise ships, 34 visits
  • Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCL) - 3 cruise ships, 19 visits
  • Royal Caribbean (RCL) - 3 cruise ships, 37 visits
  • MSC - 3 cruise ships, 23 visits
  • Silversea - 2 cruise ships, 20 visits
  • Regent - 2 cruise ships, 19 visits

The following cruise liners will be visiting St Petersburg most often:

  • Norwegian Escape (NCL) - 32 visits
  • Costa Fortuna (Costa) - 17 visits
  • Regal Princess - 24 visits
  • Oceania Marina - 10 visits
  • AIDAmar - 17 visits
  • AIDAdiva - 12 visits
  • AIDAcosma - 12 visits
  • MSC Poesia - 19 visits
  • Adventure of the Seas - 14 visits
  • Celebrity Silhouette - 17 visits
  • Seven Seas Explorer - 17 visits
  • Silver Spirit - 16 visits
  • Brilliance of the Seas - 14 visits
  • Mein Schiff IV -  14 visits
  • Sky Princess - 13 visits
  • AIDAcara - 13 visits
  • Azamara Journey - 12 visits
  • AIDAbella - 12 visits
  • Viking Star - 10 visits
  • MSC Poesia - 10 visits
  • MSC Splendida - 10 visits
  • Seven Seas Splendor - 9 visits
  • MSC Virtuosa - 8 visits
  • Nieuw Statendam - 7 visits
  • Viking Jupiter - 6 visits
  • Silver Spirit - 6 visits
  • Seabourn Sojourn - 6 visits
  • AIDAvita - 6 visits
  • Ventura - 5 visits
  • NCL Jade - 5 visits
  • Disney Magic - 5 visits

MaxiBaltTours has prepared a set of private and group St Petersburg shore excursions for ALL cruise ship visits to St Petersburg. All our shore tours are completely Russian visa-free.

Go to FIND YOUR SHORE TOUR NOW to book your St Petersburg shore excursion!

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Duration: 2 hours
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If you are looking for a great way to relax after a day of sightseeing and want to get to know the Russian culture and mind, then this show is definitely for you. You will see Russian & Cossack dancing, listen to famous national instruments while beautiful voices sing of the joyful traditions in the Russian countryside. Feel yourself Russian!

Duration: 2-3 hours
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Duration: 1 hour