Peterhof is a jewel of the Russian art, a town of parks, palaces and fountains. The Upper and the LowerParks are the masterpieces of art of gardening numbering over 170 fountains, 5 monumental cascades. The Grand Cascade, which goes downhill from the palace towards the Baltic Sea, is one of the largest fountain ensembles in the world.
10 a.m. Meeting with your guide at the hotel
Drive 30km South-West of St.Petersburg to Peterhof (app. 60min)
11 a.m. Inside visit the Lower Grounds (the Kingdom of Fountains)
2 p.m. Drive back to the city
3 p.m. Back to the hotel
♦ If there are 7 or more people in your group, please, request the special price
♦ If you are travelling with children, please, request additional discount
The Realm of fountains, Peterhof, is the most famous and spectacular Imperial estate, located about 20 miles outside of the city. In addition to the parks the real pride and highlight are the 157 different fountains & water cascades of which gilded, terraced fountains shooting water high up into the air, have gained worldwide fame and have become as one of the symbols of the city.