Excursion to Gatchina, 4 hours
The Big Gatchina Palace was built in 1766-1781 by Antonio Rinaldi project for Count Grigori Grigoryevich Orlov who was a favourite of Ekaterina II. The Gatchina Palace is located on the hill above Lake Serebryannoe. It combine themes of a medieval castle and a country residence. Palace interiors are exemplary of Russian classicism at the turn of XVIII–XIX centuries. The Gatchina Palace was one of the favourite residences for royal family. Gatchina is also famous for its beautiful parks.
Days off: Mon, first Tue every