Peterhof Fountain Park
Peterhof Palace and Park complex is the most magnificent outskirt residence of the Russian Imperial family, the jewel of the Russian art, a kingdom of parks, palaces and fountains. Parks of Peterhof are the masterpieces of gardening numbering over 170 fountains and cascades. Magical play of water, French style flower beds, golden sculptures reflecting the sun, picturesque panoramic views along the alleys - all of it creates an atmosphere of Royal luxury and pleasure. While in Peterhof one can choose among the variety of smaller and bigger palaces to visit. The most popular are Monplaisir – the house of Peter the Great, the Royal Bath house, Catherine’s pavilion. Grand Peterhof Palace is also open for visitors. In a warm day it is quite interesting and pleasant to visit Grottoes to see the fountain system from inside.