Petergof is one of the St. Petersburg historical suburb like a Gatchina, Pushkin and Kronstadt.
First at all, Petergof this is palace. And if Winter Palace — this is winter residentsion of tsar’s family, Petergof — for living in the summer. The first Russian emperor — Peter the Great, planned his erection.
Here a lot gardens, statues, fountains and palaces. Most popular of them:
- Grand Peterhof Palace
- Grand Cascade
- The Samson Fountain
- Sea Channel
- Lower Gardens
Peterhof is famous for its system of fountains. However, most famous and beautiful of them — the Samson Fountain with the golden statue — of this hero of the bible legend. However, now this masterpiece it is only copy. Original statue was lost during Second World War when german forces occupied this territory.
You can spend whole day walking this gardens. It can be private tour or usual. We can drive you to the Petergof by the car or by the bus as part of the excursion.
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