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Grand Palace

2 Razvodnaya Street, Peterhof, St. Petersburg 198516, Russia
+7 812 450-52-87
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Once a formal garden built for Peter the Great, this popular park still has more than 80 of the original marble statues and sculptures and houses Peter's Summer Palace, a simply designed two-story building that now displays many of the ruler's own artifacts.
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2 Razvodnaya Street, Peterhof, St. Petersburg 198516, Russia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you're in St. Petersburg it is definitely worth the day. The castle is beautifully rebuilt - it was destroyed by the nazis - although a little too new and too shiny, but time will help.

Thank kvknm
Reviewed yesterday

A few miles from Saint Petersburg is the Palace and Gardens of Peter The Great on the Baltic. It's a combination of Palaces and gardens seen all over the major European Cities like Vienna, Paris or elsewhere. The Gardens and fountains remind me of the...More

Thank Anton F
Reviewed yesterday

Not to be missed. Fountains breathtaking. Inside opulent. Use Alla tours to get a complete historical perspective.

Thank tecia3097
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The architecture of the palace is beautiful but the interior is similar to the other palace in St. Petersburg. Just go see the fountains and the park.

Thank Keith L
Reviewed yesterday

Spectacular fountains and water systems. Lovely walks and views. Such a treat to be able to walk to the sea even on a windy day.

Thank DawnT40
Reviewed 2 days ago

Although this is named the Grand Palace it's opulence doesn't do the name justice. The Russian nobility certainly knew how to spend - Catherine the Great was no exception. You can imagine how the gardens looked in her day - even today they are magnificent...More

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Simply another must see sight in St Petersburg. If you miss this, you have not seen St Petersburg. I have not seen any more beautiful fountains - even Versailles fountains are not as spectacular. If you are short of time, you don't have to come...More

Thank Kanku9
Reviewed 2 days ago

The opulence is overwhelming. An insight into another era. The gardens and fountains are truly magical and so perfect it doesn't seem real.

Thank Jac R
Reviewed 2 days ago

this is such a gorgeous place. the gold color statues every where with the fountains were just gorgeous! no matter where you stand , all you want to do is take picture and look and look so you can remember it forever. you just dont...More

Thank joselito1959
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We arrived at 8:30am and toured the Palace with our Vikings tour guide, before the massive crowds arrived. Afterwards we toured the gorgeous lower gardens that were in full bloom. At 11:00 we viewed the stunning Grand Cascades fountains turning on . (160 in total...More

Thank heindels
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tenny52
9 February 2017|
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Response from Ronald W | Reviewed this property |
Hi We used TJ Travel on one of their two day guided tour of both palaces the Hermitage and much more. The service was excellent taking care of all transport needs ( hydrofoil, mini bus, etc.) and admission tickets. They... More
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FastFrank7
29 January 2017|
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Response from Poly X | Reviewed this property |
Yes There are stairs , but they don't get your life difficult. Children were not tired by that. Of course elderly people may face some difficulties
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Bryan_Landry
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Response from HMKaren | Reviewed this property |
Paying for the hydrofoil only gets you the hydrofoil ride---yes, you still have to pay for everything else. We were there in May 2016. When we bought our hydrofoil ticket we HAD to purchase a return. We guessed how long we... More
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