Spend an evening of elegance at the Nicholas Palace for an enchanting celebration of Russian cultural traditions. The world-renowned Russian folklore show is an unmissable tour de force of singing and dancing. It is truly one of the greatest ways to experience the history and spirit of Russia during your cruise ship shore excursion in St. Petersburg.
Type: Evening Entertainment, Music and Dancing, Culture, History
The regal Nicholas Palace was once the grand residence of Nicholas the First’s children. It is now the setting for the beloved ‘Feel Yourself Russian’ folklore show. As you enter the lobby of the palace you are instantly transported back in time. Performers in stunning 18th century costume will greet you on the marble staircase to direct you to the stately concert hall. The two-hour long performance is a joyous concoction of melodious folk songs and traditional dances. Singers and dancers in colorful costumes perform historical pieces from the different provinces of Russia.
During the interval Russian delicacies including caviar and vodka are served. As you dine on a buffet of cheese, ham, fruit and champagne the live music and dancing continues. During the second half of the show, you are invited to take part in the celebration. Learn to dance like a Russian, play traditional folk games and join in the songs.
We provide fully authorized Visa-free shore tours to cruise ship passengers. We understand how important your time in the city is – that’s why our tours capture the true essence of St. Petersburg’s unique and exhilarating spirit. Book now and discover St. Petersburg with an unforgettable show.