9th Joint Meeting of
the European Software Engineering Conference and
the ACM SIGSOFT Symposium
on the Foundations of Software Engineering

Sightseeing

We offer sightseeing tours for participants and accompanying persons throughout the conference week, organized by our partner travel agency Red October. All tours will start from the conference venue. All group tours are in English.

Reservation

The travel agency representatives will be present at the conference venue every day during the morning coffee break. They will be happy to answer any questions regarding the excursions, book you on one of the tours below or organize a private tour.

In order to guarantee your place on a desired tour, please reserve in advance using this form.

Payment

Available payment options are: cash (RUR) or credit card (Visa or MasterCard only). No American Express or checks! For credit card payments: current Central Bank of Russia exchange rate is used.

Private tours

German, French, Spanish guides for the private tours are available on your request and to be ordered at least one day prior the tour. Prices depend on the number of people in a group and should be agreed and confirmed prior the event.

Group tour program

Morning Afternoon Evening
August 18 - Sunday 9AM–1PM: City Tour 1:30PM–4:30PM: Hermitage museum 6:30PM–9:30PM: Night City Tour
1:30PM–5:30PM: Peterhof parks & fountains 9:30PM–11PM: Boat trip
August 19 - Monday 8:30AM–12:30PM: Pushkin 1PM–3PM: Yusupov Palace 6:30PM–9:30PM: Night City Tour
1:30PM–5:30PM: Peterhof parks & fountains 9:30PM–11PM: Boat trip
August 20 - Tuesday 8:30AM–1PM: Peterhof with Grand Palace 2PM–6PM: City Tour 7PM–10PM: Night City Tour
10PM–11:30PM: Boat trip
August 21 - Wednesday 8:30AM–12:30PM: Pushkin 1:30PM–5:30PM: Peterhof parks & fountains 6:30PM–9:30PM: Night City Tour
6:30PM–9PM: Hermitage museum
9:30PM–11PM: Boat trip
August 22 - Thursday 9AM–1PM: City Tour 1:30PM–5:30PM: Peterhof parks & fountains
August 23 - Friday 8:30AM–1PM: Peterhof with Grand Palace 2PM–6PM: Pushkin 6:30PM–9:30PM: Night City Tour
9:30PM–12:30PM: Hermitage early 1PM–3PM: Yusupov Palace 9:30PM–11PM: Boat trip
August 24 - Saturday 8:30AM–1PM: Peterhof with Grand Palace 2PM–6PM: Pushkin 6:30PM–9:30PM: Night City Tour
9:30PM–12:30PM: Hermitage early 1PM–3PM: Yusupov Palace 9:30PM–11PM: Boat trip
August 25 - Sunday 8:30AM–12:30PM: Pushkin 1:30PM–5:30PM: Peterhof parks & fountains 6:30PM–9:30PM: Night City Tour
9:30PM–12:30PM: Russian Museum 1:30PM–4:30PM: Hermitage museum 9:30PM–11PM: Boat trip
August 26 - Monday 8:30AM–1PM: Peterhof with Grand Palace 2PM–6PM: City Tour 5:30PM–7PM: Boat trip

Group tour description

Tour Description Price (RUR) Price (USD)
City Tour With St Isaac's Cathedral, Church on Spilled Blood, Peter & Paul Cathedral and Fortress, by van 2937 89
City Tour by Night By van 1287 39
Pushkin Pushkin suburb with the Catherine's Palace, by van 2475 75
Peterhof with Grand Palace Peterhof suburb with Grand Palace and the parks, by van and hydrofoil one way back to the city 3927 119
Peterhof parks & fountains Peterhof suburb with parks and fountains, by van and hydrofoil one way back to the city 3168 96
Hermitage early Hermitage museum, early admission (when it is closed for public), walking tour 2145 65
Hermitage museum Hermitage museum, regular entrance, walking tour 1815 55
Russian museum Russian museum, walking tour 1617 49
Yusupov Palace Yusupov palace, walking tour 1485 45
Boat trip Rivers and canals with the Neva river, walking to the pier 15-30 minutes 1254 38

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