Peterhof Day Tour
Private shore excursion in St Petersburg
Explore the palace, gardens and grottoes of Peterhof, inspired by Versailles
Private trip to the magnificent Peterhof Palace and its gardens ornamented by dazzling golden fountains, the creation of Peter the Great who was inspired by the palace of Versailles.
Private shore excursion in St Petersburg, Russia, to the dazzling fountains of Peterhof
Drive to Peterhof, the magnificent 18th century palace of Peter the Great who founded the city. Inspired by the glory of Versailles, Peter, his daughter the Empress Elizabeth, and her niece Catherine the Great, all embellished the buildings, gardens and park, and despite serious damage in WWII, this sumptuous palace with its breathtaking golden fountains is one of the most superb examples anywhere in the world. The tour lasts around 7 hours.
Please note a Russian visa is not required for this tour. This tour is not available on Mondays.
- English speaking local guide
- Private vehicle and driver
- Entrance fees to Peterhof’s gardens, palace and grottoes
- Cruise ship terminal pick-up and drop-off
- Meals, entrance fees not listed above
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses
- Gratuities to driver, guide