Heading to Peterhof in the high-speed boat
A high-speed boat is now leaving the pier of Saint Petersburg.
After the boat started, we can see open ocean-cruise ships are at anchor at St Petersburg Cruise Port.
A high-speed boat was arrived at the pier of Peterhof.
No apparent vibration or shaking was observed during a short sea trip.
Peterhof is located southwest of Saint Petersburg, along the Finland Bay.
Hydrofoils to Peterhof will take you down the Neva river and Gulf of Finland to the famous Kingdom of Fountains in 30 minutes.
A boat fare is 1200 Rubles for a round-trip ticket.
A hamburg shop in a Peterhof Garden
Peterhof Garden and Palace
The great fountains of Peterhof Palace, built in 1712-1725
All visitors are just impressed by its magnificent beauty.
(L) Lion and fountain (R) The exterior of Peterhof Palace
A brilliant fountain of Peterhof Garden
Historic Centre off Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments is known as a World Heritage Site since 1991.
Returning to Saint Petersburg in the high-speed boat
(L) A pier where a high-speed hydrofail leaves (R) A boat is now starting to accelerate.
(L) A high-speed hydrofoil: As speed is gained, hydrofoil-boat lifted the boat's hull out of the water,
decreasing drag and thus allowing it for greater speeds.
(R) A yacht on Finland Bay
The residential area extends to the north-west of Saint Petersburg, along the Finland Bay.
(L) Piterland, the largest water park in Russia and high-rose condominium in the suburb of Saint-Petersburg
(L) A new highway bridge is under construction.
(L) Saint petersburg dockyard (R) Yubileiny Sports Palace
(L) A high-speed boat is passing under Tuchkov Bridge, the first bridge to the Zayachiy Island
(M) Flying-Dutchman (R) St. Peter and Pul's Fortress
The boat terminal beside the Winter palace
A high-speed boat to the pier of Peterhof and A brilliant fountain of Peterhof Garden
A brilliant fountain of Peterhof Palace
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The photographs were taken in July, and article was written in August 2014,
by Junhaku Miyamoto, M.D., PhD.