Private Tour of Hermitage and Grand Palace of Peterhof by Hydrofoil

Private & Custom Tours in Peterhof
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Tour description

Choose this private tour of St Petersburg to visit such important tourist attractions as the Park & Palace of Peterhof and the Hermitage Museum. Stroll the Lower Park o f Peterhof decorated with a unique complex of fountains, pavilions, sculpture and palaces. Visit the Grand Palace also called the Grand Palace to see magnificent interior decoration in different styles. Experience a hydrofoil boat ride that will bring you from Peterhof to the city center just in 30 minutes. The last visit of the day is the immense Hermitage Museum including the Winter Palace. Great tour for a summer day.

Meet the guide in the hotel and head out of the city to visit the suburban gem of Saint Petersburg – the famous fountain park and the Grand Palace of Peterhof. On our way to this amazing place, if the time permits, you will have a short metro ride to see the most beautiful subway stations. Walking in the park of Peterhof, you will make sure that one can never get bored in this place, where statues, small palaces, pavilions and joke fountains are hidden. You will have a guided excursion to the Grand Palace (Petrodvorets), where throughout two centuries worked the prominent Russian and West European architects.Take a short hydrofoil ride to return to St Petersburg just in 30 minutes. Have some time for a quick lunch and visit the Hermitage. The museum more than 3 million exhibits, among them not only paintings but also antique sculptures, medieval applied art, cameos, ancient and 18-19th-century gold and jewels, coins, archaeological finds and collections of the Eastern countries. During this private tour of the Hermitage Museum, you are going to see works of such great masters as Leonardo da Vinci, Titian, Caravaggio, El Greco, Velasquez, Rubens, and Rembrandt. At the end of your guided excursion, you are welcome to stay and continue exploring the Hermitage Museum on your own.*Hydrofoil ride may be canceled due to unfavorable weather conditions. You will take a car/minivan to return to St Petersburg.

What's included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Bottled water and juice
  • 1-way hydrofoil ride (if weather permits)
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
  • Professional & friendly guide
  • Hotel pickup
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan
  • Welcome gifts, ponchos in case of rain
  • All admission fees as per program

What's not included

  • Meals