5-Hour Private Tour Of Peterhof Palace And Park With Skip-the-Line Tickets - Saint Petersburg

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 5 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    10am, except Mondays & last Tuesday of every month If you want to start this tour at your preferable time, please contact the local operator right after making reservation or mention this info wh.. read more
  • Departure Details :
    Your centrally located hotel
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Experience a private guided 5-hour tour to the Peterhof Palace and Lower Park in a comfortable private car. Often considered Russias answer to the Palace of Versailles, the ornate palace complex is home to more than 140 fountains as well as extensive gardens and a collection of palatial buildings. Visit highlights like the Grand Cascade in the Lower Park, Grand palace to learn a lot about the sites rich history.

Highlights

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Family friendly
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Skip the line
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • All entrance fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Hotel pickup included
  • Led by a local guide

Know More about this tour

Start your tour with a local guide picking you up from your centrally located hotel. You will be provided with complimentary city maps, bottled water, rain coats (in case of rain) and farewell gifts. Your private guide will be accompanying you throughout the duration of this tour.

Drive to Peterhof that is located 22 miles west of St. Petersburg. It is the town of palaces, fountains and parks which was built by Peter the Great to rival Versailles. The Grand Palace, built in the beginning of the 18th century, is known as the most brilliant of all the summer residences of the Russian Tsars. Step in and tour the lush chambers inside the palace. 

Later stroll the gardens and delight at the lavish fountains, designed by Peter the Great himself. The estate construction spanned two centuries and upon its completion, it encompassed several parks alongside 150 fountains and more than 20 smaller palaces and pavilions.The most spectacularthe breathtaking Grand Cascade is in the Lower Park which will be explored on this tour. 

AM departure:
10 am - Meet you guide at the hotel lobby
10:00-10:45 am - Driving to Peterhof located 25 km (15 miles) away from St Petersburg
11:00-12:00 pm - Tour of the Grand Palace
12:10-2 pm - Walk in the Lower Garden 
by 3 pm you are back at your hotel

PM departure:
2 pm - Meet you guide at the hotel lobby 
2:00-2:45 pm - Driving to Peterhof located 25 km (15 miles) away from St Petersburg 
3:00-4:00 pm - Tour of the Grand Palace 
4:10-6 pm - Walk in the Lower Garden  
7 pm you are back at your hotel

Inclusions

  • Entrance fees, skip-the-line tickets
  • Professional & licensed private guide
  • Private transportation in a comfortable business class car
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Rain coats
  • City maps
  • Farewell gift
  • Bottled water

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Fountains operate only from the end of May till the beginning of October

This tour is not available for cruise ship passengers.

If you want to take this tour at your preferable time, please mention this info when making your reservations or call to confirm your preferred time

This is a sample itinerary. The order of museum visits (park and palace) may change depending on availability of entrance tickets, museum's days-off, traffic situation in the city. Catherine Palace also reserve the right to shift an entrance time on a very short notice. Supplier will rearrange the itinerary accordingly so that all venues can be visited.

The exact entrance times can vary. Pre-booked time periods to enter the museums are assigned only by the management of the museums and is a subject to changes. It is possible that there will be a line of people entering the museum at the same time.

This tour is not recommended for wheelchair passengers, and if a person with a wheelchair decides to participate he/she must have a personal helper to assist in boarding/disembarking the vehicle, and entering the restrooms and restaurant, and all sites. 

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