Petergof Tourism

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.


Petergof in Russia awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Petergof. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Petergof.

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

    • Air Pollution 57.28 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 55.47 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 53.91 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 53.82 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 47.31 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 61.82 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 48.15 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 43.02 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Petergof for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Petergof.

    • Burglary and Theft 26.54 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.4 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 28.72 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75.21 (High)
    • Car Stealing 41.39 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 44.48 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 36.52 (Low)
    • Drug offense 42.67 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.11 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 51.63 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 34.77 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.45 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.88 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Petergof is 109.28 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 60.96 (High)
    • Climate Index 60.64 (High)
    • Pollution Index 63.13 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 48.73 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 38.86 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 59.69 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.47 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 48.79 (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.

  • 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 5.3 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.23 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.59 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 77.19 USD

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

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