- 6 hours (Approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Mobile ticket
Russia has a lot of unique places. One of such unique things is Peterhof fountain complex. Majestic summer residence of the Russian tsars, it was meant to outcome Versailles. Intricate fountain system that works without a single pump, stunning fountains and cascades, lavish palaces. We invite your to explore Peterhof fountain gardens, see the fountain launching ceremony in the morning and visit the Grottos of the Grand Cascade. You will be able to go behind the main cascade of Peterhof and see how the fountain system operates.
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Headsets to hear the guide clearly (for groups larger than 6 persons)
- Local guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Guaranteed to skip the long lines
- Private tour
- Transport by private air-conditioned vehicle of the necessary size
- Guaranteed to skip the lines
- Food and drinks
- Port pickup and drop-off (port access fee is required)
At 9:00 your guide will meet you at the hotel lobby. On the way to Peterhof you will see such sights as Narva Triumphal Gate and the President's Palace in Strelna.
10:15-10:45 - your tour of Peterhof will start with the Upper fountain garden. You will see the parade access to Peterhof and find out why Catherine the Great called it "my little orchard".
10:50-13:00 - the major attraction of Peterhof is its Lower fountain park. You will see marvelous fountains and cascades, including the impressive launch of the Grand Cascade ceremony at 11:00.
Your private guide will take you to the Grottos of the Grand Cascade - you will walk behind the main fountain complex of Peterhof and see how the fountain system operates. Peter the Great meant the Grottos for fun parties - two of the trick fountains arranged on the emperor's orders can be not only viewed, but also tried.
Time for lunch/snack/coffee is provided.
15:00 - return to your hotel.
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.