Even if you are an avid traveler you will be impressed the greatness of famous summer imperial residence of Tsarskoye Selo. It is located just 30 km south of St. Petersburg. You will discover all the glitz and the luxury of the Grand Catherine Palace, as well as admire the restored Amber Room.
Year of the construction of the palace is 1717, when Catherine I hired German architect Johann-Friedrich Braunstein to assemble a summer palace for her pleasure. Year of completion of the construction of the palace is 1756. More than 100 kilograms of gold were used to gild the sophisticated stucco façade and numerous statues erected on the roof.
You will see the decoration of the palace and hear the main significant stories associated with this place. Together with your guide you will walk around beautiful garden called Ekaterininsky park where there are many interesting constructions.