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Peterhof with Russian lunch and exclusive visit to Special Storeroom and Emperor's Bath House (6 hours)

Explore the prominent UNESCO-listed Peterhof Grand Fontaine Complex - the magnificent and incredible construction which has been conceived by Russian Tsar Peter the 1-st as a "Russian Versailles". During your extraordinary excursion open for yourself the real non-official side of Russian Tsars' life - imagine how did the spent their free time, feel features of their family relationships, get knowledge of their characters and come closer to the times of Tsar's Russia inside. Walking around the unique Emperor's Bath House step-by-step you feel yourself in Peter the Great historical time. See Real Russian Banya (Bath) with birch Brooms - constructed especially for His Majesty. Visit Special Storeroom where you can feel the time of 18-19-th Century, looking at personal things of Russian Tsars. Feel the force of history of Great Russia, which is well-known not only by vodka, snow and bears :)
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Seasonal Offer
  • Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors

Board your comfortable coach from your hotel and drive to Peterhoff. Start your private excursion from the Special Storeroom where you can feel the time of 18-19-th Century, looking at the personal things of Russian Tsars, which have been kept by Peterhoff's caretakers for a long time. Hear you can see about 800 exponents of precious materials - gold, silver and gems. You can meet here personal jacket of Peter the 1-st and imagine how tall he was. You will be impressed by creations of Faberge jewellery factory which has been presented to the Royal Yard and kept by Family for long-long years. 

Then visit Grand Fountain Complex - the 7-th wonder of the World. It's unique by its' proportions, water volume and richness of sculpture décor. Have a rest in the shadow of ancient 200-300 years trees, feeling unforgettable smell of roses, which are being under unremitting attention of best Russian gardeners, who have been keeping floristic secrets since Royal time. And of course visit lovely Russian Tsar's amusement - funny joking fountains, located in different parts of the Garden.

Have a traditional Russian lunch at the local bistro, located in Fountain Park. You will be served by Rissian cousine dishes, such as Vinegret (assortment salad), traditional Russian Shchi (cabbage soup), Pozharskaya Cutlet (meat ball) with rice under mushrooms sauce, tea with some sweet. 

Visit Emperor's Bath House where you can see the behavior rules composed by Peter himself for his guests - foreign monarchs, princes and princesses invited by the head of one of the most magnificent crowns in the world. This building has been created by Eduard Gan especially for the wife of Alexander the 2-nd. She was very ill and had a lung disease, so herbal baths have been necessary for her health. So it was decided to build traditional Russian steam room right in the Peterhof and lots of round-shots has been delivered here to keep warm of real Russian stove - everything to take care of lovely wife, which has been so sick. Imagine how representatives of Russian dynasty took care of themselves, how they spent summer vocations in their Peterhoff residence. Come close to the domestic non official tsar's life, visiting tsars kitchen where it have been preparing lots of dishes for Tsar's cousine. See the Russian Oven with tongs to pull out fresh fragrant bread for His Majesty. See personal vessel set of Catherine the 2-nd, she used it on official dinners with Royal dignitaries only.

After 6 hours of discovering Peterhoff at your leisure, travel by coach back to Saint-Petersburg to have a rest at your hotel!

Type: Private Tour
Duration: 6 hours
Departure time: 10:00 AM

Important info

Price includes
  • Private tour
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Professional art historian guide and personal driver
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
Not included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • DVD (available to purchase)
Additional info
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
Departure and Return

 

Departure point
Your centrally located St. Petersburg hotel
Departure time
Daily from May till September at 10:00 a.m. except Wednesdays.
Duration
6 hrs (approx.)
Return details
Your centrally located St. Petersburg hotel

Sights included in program

Saint Petersburg : Peterhof
A symbol of St. Petersburg, a UNESCO World Heritage site and an absolute must-see for tourists - Peterhof, also known as "the capital of fountains", is reason enough to go to Russia and admire its unique fountains and palaces. The palace and park at Peterhof (also known as Petrodvorets) are often referred to as "the Russian Versaille", although many visitors conclude that the comparison does a disservice to the grandeur and scope of this majestic... Read more

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