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  1. Russia
  2. St. Petersburg
  3. Peterhof Palace

From St Petersburg: Peterhof Palace and Gardens Day Tour

Product ID: 158391
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Travel back to the days of imperial Russia on a 5-hour skip-the-line tour of the Peterhof Palace and gardens. Stroll through the Lower Garden to see the fountains of the formal French gardens and more.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian

Pickup included

Hotel pick-up
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the summer residence of the Russian tsars at Peterhof Palace
  • Discover some of the most elaborate fountains in the world
  • Learn about the history and architecture of the UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Stroll through the Lower and Upper Gardens and visit the Grand Palace
Full description
Depart the city center of St. Petersburg and journey by bus to the imperial Peterhof Palace complex. Upon arrival, explore the former summer residence of the Russian tsars, built on the orders of Peter the Great. Admire the beautiful parks and gardens featuring fountains and sculptures glistening with gold. See the Grand Cascade and Samson Fountain, designed to rival the finest palaces and gardens of Europe. Go into the Lower Garden and stroll along alleys of neatly clipped trees. Discover an outstanding example of Baroque architecture in the elaborate halls and galleries of the Grand Palace.  

One of the most popular tourist attractions in Russia, Peterhof Palace is particularly spectacular from late May through mid-October, when 147 fountains in the park are active. Founded as a monument to the Russian victory over Sweden, the estate is worth a visit at any time of the year. 
Includes
  • Guide
  • City center pick-up and drop off
  • Entrance to Peterhof Palace and park
  • Transportation to Peterhof Palace in a comfortable car
  • Return transportation from Peterhof Palace
  • Entrance fees
What’s Not Included
  • Meals

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please note that the fountains at Peterhof Palace only operate in the summer
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Product ID: 158391