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THE CULTURAL SEASON

ST. PETERSBURG

Like a jewel box fashioned by Fabergé, St. Petersburg is a masterpiece of design and ingenuity, a magical tapestry of vibrant colors framed by sparkling water. The days of the czars may be long over, but a vivid record of their glory and aesthetic influence lives on in this fabled city. It was the vision of Peter the Great to build a Russian capital that would rival the great cities of Europe. Through three centuries of strife, St. Petersburg has reigned like a charming, flamboyant monarch—defiantly opulent, extravagantly colorful and altogether irresistible.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

    • Delight in the friendly service and elegant amenities of the luxurious Angleterre Hotel.

  • Discover St. Petersburg with a tour of its highlights and

visits to some of its key landmarks.

  • Visit Catherine Palace and admire the Amber Room, meticulously restored to look as it did prior to World War II.

  • Delight in the opulent Palace of Pavlovsk.

  • Marvel at the many treasures of the State Hermitage Museum. A guaranteed early entrance ensures you will be able to leisurely see its many works of art.

  • Enjoy a performance at the State Hermitage Theater, a magnificent setting for a taste of Russian art and culture.

  • Tour the Mariinsky Theater, one of the most historic and famous theaters in the world.

INCLUDED FEATURES Accommodations

  • Seven nights in St. Petersburg, Russia, at the deluxe Angleterre Hotel.

Activities and Events

  • Informative educational programs, presented by local experts, will enhance your insight into the region.

  • All excursions as outlined in your program itinerary.

  • Attend a Welcome Reception and Dinner.

  • Gather for a Farewell Reception and Graduation Ceremony followed by a Farewell Dinner.

Extensive Meal Program

  • Enjoy seven breakfasts, three lunches and four dinners; tea or coffee with all meals, plus wine with dinner.

  • Sample authentic regional specialties during select meals at featured local restaurants with our Dine-Around Dinner program.

  • Take advantage of leisure time to try the local cuisine independently.

MANY INCLUDED EXTRAS

  • Consultation services of a dedicated Passenger Service Representative prior to departure.

  • Services of a friendly, professional Campus Director and expert English-speaking local guides throughout your stay.

  • Detailed travel and destination information to assist in planning.

  • Tipping of excursion guides and drivers.

  • Complimentary travel wallet.

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