Nikolaevsky Palace (Show and Buffet)

“Traditional folk costume”

Feel yourself Russian and watch folklore theatre come alive

As you enter the lobby of the regal Nikolaevsky Palace, you will be guided up the majestic gala stairways leading you to the entranceway of the grandeur concert hall. Before the performance commences, you are transported through time hearing the mesmerising sound of the folklore melodies performed on a string quartet. In an evening to remember, become mesmerised as you see folk music and dance come alive in an unforgettable performance.

The show starts off with a performance by the impeccably dressed ladies in crinolines and cavaliers. The evening’s performances are shown in two intervals, during this time you have the opportunity to enjoy an exquisite banquet fit for a tsar, which includes canapés, fruits, cheese, salami, caviar, champagne, vodka and wine. After being thoroughly elated by the inspiring show, your tour guide will meet you in the lobby of the theatre and accompany you back to your accommodation.

Excursion details

Location: Russia, St-Petersburg

Category: Special Interest

Duration: 3 hours

What’s included:

A local guide and any other fees including any museum entrance fees. Meals and transfers included only where stated


For groups of more than 6 people, price will be provided on application.

Restrictions: The show times for high seasons are 7pm and 9pm, during off season there is only one show each day and availability for the days depends on number of enquiries.

Physical rating: Easy – Suitable for all

Guides available: English – German – Other languages are available though there maybe a price variation.