10 days in St. Petersburg & St. Petersburg Itinerary

10 days in St. Petersburg & St. Petersburg Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Northwestern District trip planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Peterhof
— 1 night
2
St. Petersburg
— 7 nights

S M T W T F S
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11

1
night
Peterhof

Peterhof ©

Russian Versailles

Established by Peter the Great, the modestly sized city of Peterhof offers a lot when it comes to major tourist attractions.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): stroll around Catherine Palace and Park and then get engrossed in the history at Pavlovsk State Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Aleksandria Historical Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sobor Petra I Pavla, then get engrossed in the history at Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens, and finally contemplate the long history of The Marly Palace.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Peterhof attractions planning site.

St. Petersburg to Peterhof is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also ride a ferry; or take a bus. August in Peterhof sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Peterhof

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 2 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens ©
Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens
Catherine Palace and Park ©
Catherine Palace and Park
The Marly Palace ©
The Marly Palace

7
nights
St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg ©

Venice of the North

Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
St. Petersburg is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The State Hermitage Museum, take an in-depth tour of Catherine Palace and Park, browse the exhibits of Kazan Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to Palace Square.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our St. Petersburg day trip planning website.

You can drive from Peterhof to St. Petersburg in an hour. Other options are to ride a ferry; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Find places to stay Aug 3 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood ©
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

Similar plans

8 days in St. Petersburg BY A USER FROM INDIA December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in St. Petersburg & Moscow BY A USER FROM QATAR August, culture, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in St. Petersburg BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 9 days in St. Petersburg & Sochi BY A USER FROM RUSSIA July, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 13 days in Moscow, St. Petersburg & Istanbul BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES July, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular sights Preferences: July, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in St. Petersburg BY A USER FROM RUSSIA September, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 15 days in Russia SEE PLAN August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 31 days in Russia & Amsterdam BY A USER FROM COSTA RICA May, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 3 days in St. Petersburg BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 18 days in Russia BY A USER FROM IRAQ July, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: July, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 11 days in Moscow & St. Petersburg BY A USER FROM INDIA July, romantic, popular sights Preferences: July, romantic Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 6 days in St. Petersburg, Helsinki & Tallinn BY A USER FROM RUSSIA July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced
See more plans