Petergof Tourism

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Petergof (Russian: Петерго́ф) or Peterhof (German and Dutch for "Peter's Court"), known as Petrodvorets (Петродворец) from 1944 to 1997, is a municipal town in Petrodvortsovy District of the federal city of St. Petersburg, located on the southern shore of the Gulf of Finland. Population: 73,199 (2010 Census); 64,791 (2002 Census); 81,525 (1989 Census). The town hosts one of two campuses of Saint Petersburg State University and the Petrodvorets Watch Factory, one of the leading Russian watch manufactures. A series of palaces and gardens, laid out on the orders of Peter the Great, and sometimes called the "Russian Versailles", is also situated there. The palace-ensemble along with the city center is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.


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Facts and Stats for Petergof*

  • Pollution Statistics in Petergof

    Know the pollution level of Petergof before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 61.89 (High)
    • Water Pollution 51.72 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 52.59 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 47.37 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 60.09 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50.81 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 47.84 (Moderate)
  • Petergof: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Petergof for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Petergof.

    • Burglary and Theft 27.75 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.35 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 29.86 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 74.3 (High)
    • Car Stealing 41.9 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 49.53 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 38.76 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.37 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.21 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 49.55 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 36.01 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.62 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 49.53 (Moderate)
  • Living in Petergof - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Petergof is 111.05 (High)

    • Safety Index 59.86 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 61.98 (High)
    • Pollution Index 65.07 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 48.97 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 46.04 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 61.46 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.51 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 54.64 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Petergof

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Petergof

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.03 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.15 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.88 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 91.46 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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