Romantic Bicycle Ride and Picnic in Tsarskoye Selo

Duration: 4-5 hours
Budget: $30-$50

This romantic date takes you and your partner on a scenic bicycle ride through the beautiful royal residence of Tsarskoye Selo followed by an intimate picnic in one of its grand parks. This date combines the love for bicycles and scooters and also includes a romantic outdoor meal including your partner's favorite chips.

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  • Your day starts in Saint Petersburg where you rent bicycles or scooters for the day. You then cycle to the grand royal residence of Tsarskoye Selo, enjoying the scenic route and the beautiful September weather.
  • Once you arrive, you take a leisurely stroll around the area taking in its breathtaking beauty and immerse yourself in its rich history.
  • Afterwards, you find a secluded spot in the park where you set up your picnic. You enjoy each other's company while sharing your favorite chips and other local treats.

Preparation steps:

  • The day before your date, you'll need to check that the weather is good for your day out. You could even incorporate a weather-checking moment into your date planning, adding an extra touch of anticipation and excitement.
  • Next, check the opening times for Tsarskoye Selo and the bicycle rental shop. Also, research the bicycle route to Tsarskoye Selo to ensure you're familiar with the way.
  • Finally, prepare a picnic basket with your partner's favorite chips and other local treats that you both love. Don't forget the blankets and a portable music player to create a beautiful atmosphere!

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Some tips:

  • Start your day early to beat the crowd at the bicycle rental shop and to make the most of your day at Tsarskoye Selo.
  • While you're cycling, remember to stay hydrated and take breaks as needed. This is a fun day, not a race!
  • Once you've set up your picnic, put your phone on airplane mode to minimize distractions. This day is about creating special memories with your loved one, so make the most of it!

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