The duration of the show is approximately 2-hours with an interval. During the interval, you will some drinks (vodka, wine, champagne or soda) which you can sample, as well as some snacks (caviar, salami, cheese). Our driver with a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle will pick you up in the lobby of your hotel and take you to Nikolaevsky Palace. After the show, your driver will meet you in the lobby of the palace and take you back to your hotel.
Russians are known for their special soul. Is there any chance for a foreigner to feel himself Russian?
Folkshow "Feel Yourself Russian" at the Nikolaevsky Palace is a unique performance, which allows to feel the history and soul of Russia!
In the heart of Saint Petersburg, a stonethrow from the majestic St.Isaak Cathedral the beautiful Nikolaevsky palace - real masterpiece of imperial architecture, built by architect Andrey Schtakenshneider for Grand Duke Nikolay, son of the Emperor Nikolay I, is located.
Passing the entrance to the Palace guests will find themselves in the lobby – with its fabulous gala stairs leading to the Banquet Hall and other beautifully renovated halls of the Palace. Guests are welcomed by the beauties in crinolines and elegant gentleman, so they will feel themshelves as guests of the prince Nikolay.
Reverence, the ensemble of historical dance, meet guests on the Imperial front stairs of the Palace.
The classic music, performed by the quartet "Classique", create the gorgeous atmosphere of the XIX century.
The show program includes Russian folklore songs and Orthodox hymns, performed by the "Peters Quartet".
The group "Maidan" performs Cossack songs from Don, Kuban and other cossack regions of Russia.
Dancing ensemble "Stars of St. Petersburg" will perform lyrical dances of the Russian North, humorous choreographic miniatures of the Urals and Siberia, and of course the amazing stunts and famous cossack dance.
The show consists of two parts (45 minutes each) and lasts for 1 hour 50 minutes including the break. During the intermission, the rich buffet table, with canapes, red caviar, ham, cheese, salami, vodka, wine, champagne, juices, water, and fruits, will be offered to the guests.