Catherine Palace small-group tour in Pushkin

Catherine Palace small-group tour in Pushkin
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$130
Duration: 4 hours
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The imperial residence located in Tsarskoe Selo is a fine ensemble of palaces and parks famous worldwide. You will learn a lot about the history of the Russian imperial family as well as enjoy baroque and classical interiors of the Catherine Palace

Catherine Palace and Parks tour in Pushkin(Tsarskoe Selo) is one of our best-sellers. It is located in suburbs close to Saint Petersburg and represents the best of Russian royal heritage. Its solemn tranquility hypnotizes with grandeur beauty. Tsarskoe Selo is also tightly connected with the life of the famous Russian poet who suffered a tragic death - Alexander Pushkin. The first owners of Tsarskoe Selo were women: Catherine I, the wife of Peter I, Elisabeth I, their daughter, and Catherine II. Elisabeth I, after she had inherited Tsarskoe Selo, treated it with special affection and named the palace she commissioned to be built after her mother. Catherine Palace is an impressive baroque reconstruction with rooms decorated with gold and mirrors. You will have a unique chance to visit the breath-taking Amber Room.

The imperial residence located in Tsarskoe Selo is a fine ensemble of palaces and parks famous worldwide. You will learn a lot about the history of the Russian imperial family as well as enjoy baroque and classical interiors of the Catherine Palace