Visit the Grand Palace of Peterhof - one of the most elaborate Gala Residences of Russian Tzars, the Upper and Lower Gardens feature world famous fountains, cascades and grottos. If you wish we may also visit the Imperial bath house and kitchen.
What to Expect
Visit Peterhof, a collection of breathtaking palaces and gardens in St Petersburg which were constructed under the orders of Peter the Great. Relax as you are transported to the residence of Peterhof by car/mini-van, and afterwards you can enjoy the lush gardens and impressive palaces by foot.
The tour begins at approximately 09:00, when we will meet in the lobby of your hotel. Your experienced driver will then take us to the suburban residence of Peterhof. Expect the drive to last for approximately an hour depending on the traffic.
Once in Peterhof, marvel at the Grand Palace during your initial tour of this impressive residence, which was meant to be Peter The Great’s 'Russian Versailles'. This interesting palace tour will last for approximately one hour and afterwards we can take the opportunity to explore the beautiful gardens of Peterhof, making a stop for lunch at your convenience.
There will be quite a lot of walking, as we explore the beauty of the Grand Palace in its entirety, however if you get tired easily we will make stops to rest and relax during the tour. Expect to return to Saint-Petersburg after 14:30.
- Guide Services
- Driver Services (comfortable air-conditioned sedan/mini-van)
- Admission to the gardens and the Grand Palace
What's Not Included
- Admission to minor palaces (Hermitage, Marly, Monplaisir, Bath House)
Meeting location: Lobby of your hotel. Your guide will have a sign with your name on it.