Total time inside the Palace is up to one hour, plus some time in the gardens. The Palace is expected to be crowded and you may be expected to queue outside in all weathers. There is approximately 2½ hours’ of walking involved including steps. Peterhof fountains are subject to maintenance work without notification. Flash photography is prohibited in the Palace. Protective overshoes are provided which can make the floor slippery in the Palace. It is forbidden to take long overcoats, large bags or bottles inside. The journey to Peterhof Palace takes approximately one hour each way.