St. Petersburg Peterhof Palace Excursion Reviews

Peterhof Palace, Peter the Great’s imperial palace near St. Petersburg, features an enormous park adorned with fountains and statues.
Sail Date: June 2016
Beautiful building with magnificent rooms. The gardens & fountains are wonderful
Beautiful building with magnificent rooms. The gardens & fountains are wonderful Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Celebrity Cruises
Sail Date: June 2016
Beautiful and fabulous gardens
Beautiful and fabulous gardens Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Celebrity Cruises
Sail Date: June 2016
This was a part of the 2-day tour I booked with Viator-Travel advisor that includes an entry visa fro Russia. Great overall tour and uch much cheaper that the cruise line tours.
This was a part of the 2-day tour I booked with Viator-Travel advisor that includes an entry visa fro Russia. Great overall tour and uch much cheaper that the cruise line tours. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Sail Date: May 2016
We did an 11-hour see-it-all tours with SPB. It was all excellent. We went from the Hermitage to Peterhof Gardens, Lunch and then to Catherine Palace (and Amber Room) to Church of Savior on Spilled Blood. It was rushed, but our guide was ... Read More
We did an 11-hour see-it-all tours with SPB. It was all excellent. We went from the Hermitage to Peterhof Gardens, Lunch and then to Catherine Palace (and Amber Room) to Church of Savior on Spilled Blood. It was rushed, but our guide was exceptional and we were entranced. Only wish our ship gave us more time. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Royal Caribbean International
Sail Date: May 2016
Beautiful
Beautiful Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Celebrity Cruises
Sail Date: May 2016
Grounds were unbelievable, so much like Versailles and, to some extent, Linderhof.
Grounds were unbelievable, so much like Versailles and, to some extent, Linderhof. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking River Cruises
Sail Date: August 2015
We only saw the grounds and fountains on this trip, but they were beautiful. Alexander made sure we were there early in order to see the "Fountain Ceremony" - it was wonderful!
We only saw the grounds and fountains on this trip, but they were beautiful. Alexander made sure we were there early in order to see the "Fountain Ceremony" - it was wonderful! Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Holland America Line
Sail Date: August 2015
This was an outside tour of the gardens. The gardens were modelled after Versailles and are extremely opulent. Unfortunately, it poured, which made it uncomfortable. The ride back was on a hydrofoil, but no scenery because of the ... Read More
This was an outside tour of the gardens. The gardens were modelled after Versailles and are extremely opulent. Unfortunately, it poured, which made it uncomfortable. The ride back was on a hydrofoil, but no scenery because of the weather (and fogged up windows). Take waterproof clothes and an umbrella Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Celebrity Cruises
Sail Date: August 2015
Again, part of our all day excursion. Again, excellent tour with a knowledgeable guide but had only about two hours to see it.
Again, part of our all day excursion. Again, excellent tour with a knowledgeable guide but had only about two hours to see it. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Celebrity Cruises
Sail Date: August 2015
Also fascinating
Also fascinating Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Oceania Cruises
Sail Date: July 2015
The gardens are breathtaking.
The gardens are breathtaking. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Royal Caribbean International
Sail Date: July 2015
Wow! The fountains were fabulous. Absolutely beautiful gardens. Only rain on the cruise. My first hydrofoil ride was only OK. Very good guide.
Wow! The fountains were fabulous. Absolutely beautiful gardens. Only rain on the cruise. My first hydrofoil ride was only OK. Very good guide. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking Ocean Cruises
Sail Date: July 2015
The gold statues were good and the gardens are good mostly because of the fountains and the statues being gold - rivals versailles
The gold statues were good and the gardens are good mostly because of the fountains and the statues being gold - rivals versailles Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Princess Cruises
Sail Date: July 2015
Another highlight! We didn't go in, just enjoyed the amazing grounds and gravity-fed fountains (more impressive than Versailles!)
Another highlight! We didn't go in, just enjoyed the amazing grounds and gravity-fed fountains (more impressive than Versailles!) Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Princess Cruises
Sail Date: July 2015
Very Impressive but too busy. I spent a lot of the time waiting in queues.
Very Impressive but too busy. I spent a lot of the time waiting in queues. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Sail Date: July 2015
Amazing....so much gold!
Amazing....so much gold! Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Royal Caribbean International
Sail Date: July 2015
Wonderful
Wonderful Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Royal Caribbean International