Amber room, Catherines palace and Peterhof fountains

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Tour Number

Activity Level

456442


Categories

Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Imperial Summer Palaces of Saint Petersburg


Enjoy a full-day tour discovering the beautiful architecture of the Peterhof and Catherine's Palace. Spend a wonderful day outside of the city visiting imperial summer residences.
During the tour, we will explore unique sea residence - Peterhof, its park has over 150 fountains and 5 palaces on the grounds. Then we will drive to the Tsar's village and will visit Catherine's palace world-known for its legendary Amber room and picturesque park with numerous pavilions.

Itinerary

9:30 - 11:00 driving to Peterhof with short subway tour "Underground Palaces"
11:00 -13:00 exploring gardens of Peterhof
13:00 -14:20 driving to Catherines Palace
14:20 - 15:00 lunch at Catherines Palace
15:00 - 17:00 visiting Catherines Palace with Amber room and park
18:00 back to hotel

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: at any other convenient location

End location: at any other convenient location

Duration: 9 hours 30 min.

Transportation

car service/ minivan,

What’s Included

guide service, car service/ minivan, skip the line tickets.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

2500 RU - lunch expenses

What’s Extra

lunch

Restrictions

I will not drive myself but hire a driver or van (or accompany you in your vehicle) on the tours that requires driving. (Both for insurance reasons and because I like to focus on the guiding).

A Recent Review of this tour

Our guide Olesya and our driver Alexander were both unbelievably amazing! We cannot overstate how much we enjoyed our two days touring Saint-Petersburg, Pushkin, and Peterhof with them. They even gave presents when they learned of my daughter's recent birthday. Olesya was delightful and knowledgeable, she took us to various places in and around the city. She also helped us buy a samovar, which was very fun! Our only regret is that we didn't have more time in the city.
Alan Luecke

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