This palace is super grand and beautiful, but do book in advance in order to avoid to long queue. The park is also beautiful.
About Catherine Palace and Park
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Gold, gold and more gold - this palace shines. A guide was so valuable in this palace since we moved from room to room at pace with our guide providing constent knowledge about our surroundings. So much to see.
Gorgeous place! looks like a post card! Huge! the details on this place are amazing! always wanted to go and see the Amber Room! what an great experience. the collection of art and story of this place is really a must see!
Lovely but very crowded. We took the hydrofoil from St. Petersburg and nice ride on the river. The amber room is the highlight of this palace. The park is very peaceful and wonderful to stroll through
It is difficult to describe the almost grotesque opulence with which the Russian royal family lived. The Catherine palace was destroyed by the Nazi's in WWII and is painstakingly being restored. The amber room is the highlight, but the rest of the rooms are as...More
About an hour drive from the city centre, you are advised to join a tour group one afternoon. Grandeur is the word. It was a very satisfying excursion. It is one of the tourist place you cannot afford to miss.note it is close on Tuesday...More
What a building, the size alone make the mind boggle... The splendour of the rooms, the gardens it is just magnificent...
After you go to Peterhof, be sure to see this palace on the other side of the city. I am not sure which one is more outrageous. It is hard to believe that these Palaces were not torn down after the revolution. Our guide told...More
This is another opulent palace that is worth visiting. There is an abundance of gold leaf and mirrors that is reminiscent of Versailles, and further emphasizes the gap between the rich and poor before the Russian revolution. The palace is outside of St. Petersburg and...More