St. Petersburg Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood Excursion Reviews

This spectacular Russian-style church was built at the location of Emperor Alexander II’s 1881 assassination and is a must-see St. Petersburg attraction.
This was the port that was very interesting as I enjoyed very much.
Sail Date: May 2019
This was the port that was very interesting as I enjoyed very much.
This was the port that was very interesting as I enjoyed very much. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Day 1 - Amazing city, stunning architecture, we walked with our guides through the parks to The ...
Sail Date: April 2019
Day 1 - Amazing city, stunning architecture, we walked with our guides through the parks to The Church of the Spilt Blood. It was stunning art work, and mosaics inside. Needed more time to see this wonderful city. Day 2 - visited the ... Read More
Day 1 - Amazing city, stunning architecture, we walked with our guides through the parks to The Church of the Spilt Blood. It was stunning art work, and mosaics inside. Needed more time to see this wonderful city. Day 2 - visited the Hermitage, 1000 room with 3 million pictures - need years to see not 2 hours but still amazing. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Cunard Line
The frescoes are absolutely worth a visit to this cathedral
Sail Date: September 2018
The frescoes are absolutely worth a visit to this cathedral
The frescoes are absolutely worth a visit to this cathedral Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Oceania Cruises
Only got to see the outside & take pictures
Sail Date: August 2018
Only got to see the outside & take pictures
Only got to see the outside & take pictures Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking Ocean Cruises
Stunning church built on the site of the assassination of Alexander II.
Sail Date: August 2018
Stunning church built on the site of the assassination of Alexander II. The art work and architectural details are glorious.
Stunning church built on the site of the assassination of Alexander II. The art work and architectural details are glorious. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking Ocean Cruises
Beautiful inside and out.
Sail Date: August 2018
Beautiful inside and out. The mosaics were amazing.
Beautiful inside and out. The mosaics were amazing. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking Ocean Cruises
Incredibly beautiful.
Sail Date: July 2018
Incredibly beautiful. Every inch inside is mosaic tiles...
Incredibly beautiful. Every inch inside is mosaic tiles... Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking River Cruises
Church of the Savior of the spilled blood - disaster, we could not understand guide, spent 30 mins ...
Sail Date: July 2018
Church of the Savior of the spilled blood - disaster, we could not understand guide, spent 30 mins in shop - only walked about half a mile. Very crowed in the Church Not good value for money
Church of the Savior of the spilled blood - disaster, we could not understand guide, spent 30 mins in shop - only walked about half a mile. Very crowed in the Church Not good value for money Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Celebrity Cruises
This was a decent tour.
Sail Date: July 2018
This was a decent tour. You have to have a VISA to tour in Russia so we did book with the boat. Very busy and very hot
This was a decent tour. You have to have a VISA to tour in Russia so we did book with the boat. Very busy and very hot Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Outstanding exterior architecture with the most magnificent mosiac art on every interior surface.
Sail Date: July 2018
Outstanding exterior architecture with the most magnificent mosiac art on every interior surface.
Outstanding exterior architecture with the most magnificent mosiac art on every interior surface. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Royal Caribbean International
It was under onstruction so i was not able to take a full picture of the onion shaped dome in all ...
Sail Date: July 2018
It was under onstruction so i was not able to take a full picture of the onion shaped dome in all its glory which was a bummer; this is a must see attraction
It was under onstruction so i was not able to take a full picture of the onion shaped dome in all its glory which was a bummer; this is a must see attraction Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Cruise with visit to the church.
Sail Date: June 2018
Cruise with visit to the church. Interesting to see city from the water. The church is a must see
Cruise with visit to the church. Interesting to see city from the water. The church is a must see Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
We did this as part of a 3 stop type trip.
Sail Date: June 2018
We did this as part of a 3 stop type trip. Great church and enjoyable other stops, lots of hawkers at the church. I would buy from them as the ‘official’ shops are very expensive.
We did this as part of a 3 stop type trip. Great church and enjoyable other stops, lots of hawkers at the church. I would buy from them as the ‘official’ shops are very expensive. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: P&O Cruises
We were not able to visit this Church as construction work was being carried out but we drove ...
Sail Date: June 2018
We were not able to visit this Church as construction work was being carried out but we drove passed and enjoyed the view.
We were not able to visit this Church as construction work was being carried out but we drove passed and enjoyed the view. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Royal Caribbean International
This was excellent, partly walking which was good and the church is awesome.
Sail Date: June 2018
This was excellent, partly walking which was good and the church is awesome. You must visit Peterhof it is very special as is The Hermitage which is vast. Fantastic city to walk if you have the time.
This was excellent, partly walking which was good and the church is awesome. You must visit Peterhof it is very special as is The Hermitage which is vast. Fantastic city to walk if you have the time. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Royal Caribbean International
Do not missed the Church of the Spilled Blood.
Sail Date: June 2018
Do not missed the Church of the Spilled Blood. It was the most awe-inspiring made made thing we saw on the whole cruise. Gorgeous mosaics.
Do not missed the Church of the Spilled Blood. It was the most awe-inspiring made made thing we saw on the whole cruise. Gorgeous mosaics. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Seabourn Cruise Line
lovely interior, but very crowded and not enough time to really appreciate the wonderful paintings
Sail Date: May 2018
lovely interior, but very crowded and not enough time to really appreciate the wonderful paintings
lovely interior, but very crowded and not enough time to really appreciate the wonderful paintings Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking Ocean Cruises
A fantastic memorial over the spot where Tsar Nicholas II was assassinated.
Sail Date: May 2018
A fantastic memorial over the spot where Tsar Nicholas II was assassinated.
A fantastic memorial over the spot where Tsar Nicholas II was assassinated. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
I was disappointed.
Sail Date: May 2018
I was disappointed. Exterior was not as gobsmaking as I expected and the interior is far too over the top for my taste
I was disappointed. Exterior was not as gobsmaking as I expected and the interior is far too over the top for my taste Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Cruise & Maritime Voyages
We only saw this one from the outside, but still very much worthwhile.
Sail Date: May 2018
We only saw this one from the outside, but still very much worthwhile. Inside is a museum. It was part of our tour
We only saw this one from the outside, but still very much worthwhile. Inside is a museum. It was part of our tour Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: MSC Cruises
Frescoes, icons, gold!
Sail Date: May 2018
Frescoes, icons, gold!
Frescoes, icons, gold! Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking River Cruises
Mosaics, mosaics, mosaics everywhere.
Sail Date: April 2018
Mosaics, mosaics, mosaics everywhere. The craftsmen were undoubtedly experts in their field. Sensational visit and one that lingers long after you leave. My photos do not do the Church justice.
Mosaics, mosaics, mosaics everywhere. The craftsmen were undoubtedly experts in their field. Sensational visit and one that lingers long after you leave. My photos do not do the Church justice. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking Ocean Cruises
We were met at the port by our guide Irina who was very knowledgeable, interesting and helpful.
Sail Date: September 2017
We were met at the port by our guide Irina who was very knowledgeable, interesting and helpful. We visited all the main tourist attractions over 2 days and they provided easy access to visas etc. Superb, would highly recommend this tour ... Read More
We were met at the port by our guide Irina who was very knowledgeable, interesting and helpful. We visited all the main tourist attractions over 2 days and they provided easy access to visas etc. Superb, would highly recommend this tour company Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Simple low impact bus tour.
Sail Date: September 2017
Simple low impact bus tour. Cheap and dirty.
Simple low impact bus tour. Cheap and dirty. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
The architecture is incredible.
Sail Date: September 2017
The architecture is incredible. The inside of the church is decorated with mosaics on every wall. You have got to see this!
The architecture is incredible. The inside of the church is decorated with mosaics on every wall. You have got to see this! Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line