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Russian Vodka Museum Tour with Vodka Tasting

Uncover the past and present of the national drink of Russia at the Museum of Russian Vodka

Explore Russia through its national drink and the country's famed delicacies, on the Russian Vodka Museum Tour. On your tour you will visit both Vodka Musuem, offering full insight into the Russian national drink, and will have an opportunity to visit a choice-food restaurant with some of the country's best vodka selections.

Discover the Russian Polugar, bread wine which is the true progenitor of modern vodka and indulge your taste buds with Russian national vodka snacks. Pay a visit to both Museum and the tasting room on the same tour. Also look into the long history of the spirit that stands for convivial soirees a la russe.

 

Activity Details

Duration: 
1 hour
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Tour type: 
 
Basic option includes a private guided tour in English
Available: 
Daily

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Total Price
129 USD
Price breakdown
Person(s)
2 x 64 USD
129 USD
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Included
Private guide
2 shots of high-quality Russian vodka and 3 snacks
all taxes,
no hidden costs
Extra
Nothing
Optional Extras
Meeting point: 
Museum
End location: 
Museum

Important information

Please, book in advance.

Basic rate includes a private guided tour in English. If you would like this tour in other languages, please, contact us.

Tour Highlights

  • Extensive collection of vodka bottles
  • Soviet paraphernalia
  • Unique types of vodka, including authentic vodka Polugar
  • Authentic Russian 19-th century interior
  • Vodka Tasting - Russian vodka shots with national snacks included

 

Tour Details

Discover the true Russia studying its history through that of Russian vodka. National spirit has accompanied Russia for centuries and influenced Russia in many ways. You will know whether the collapse of the USSR, the country's most romantic works of art, scientific achievements, or military feats have something to do with vodka. The spirit has long stood for warmth and hospitality in Russia, and has come to be a major part of the Russian culture. Thus in taking the RussianVodka Museum Tour you will uncover one of the most famous facets of the Russian national patrimony.

Enjoy Russian vodka, 2 25g. shots included, and Russian national vodka snacks, 3 snacks per person, on the 1-hour Vodka Museum Tour St. Petersburg. Savor the taste of Russian leisure, in an elegant setting bearing witness to exquisite taste and wealth. 

Visiting the museum you will see exhibits reflecting the history of vodka, accompanied by an expert English-speaking guide which can tell the history of the national tipple in detail. The experience is an integral part of more interactive St. Petersburg sightseeing and a mischievious response to the question what to do in St. Petersburg.

To be seen are rare vodka bottles, the progenitor of Russian vodka polugar, also known as bread wine. Also on the menu cool displays helping you to trace the history of this spirit from its first incarnations to becoming the champion of the world spirits industry. Don’t miss out on a lot of Soviet paraphernalia, giving a hint of a time when vodka by and large muscled out less proletarian and more bourgeois wine.

Also nearby is the unique Russian vodka restaraunt where you can enjoy the Russian famous spirit in a laid back environment soaking up Russian nonchalant ambiance laced with buoyancy. There, you can taste Russian fancy foodstuffs, such as red and black caviar, and learn how to distinguish flavors of the most rare Russian vodka types. The atmosphere is truly exqusite and brings together vodka lovers from all over the world. The staff are knowledgeable and highly cooperative. They are always glad to introduce you to the world of the drink that has been of the main attributes of the Russian cheerful eves. 

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