What To Expect
Explore Russia's capital and imperial capital in this 7 day tour of Moscow and Saint Petersburg! Learn more about Russia's history in Moscow and marvel at the art and culture showcased at Saint Petersburg's palaces and cathedrals.
Day 1 - Arrival at Saint Petersburg
Tour participants will have their check-in and welcome meeting.
Day 2 - Saint Petersburg
Built by Peter the Great to showcase imperial Russia's grandeur, Saint Petersburg will awe you with it's rich culture. We will start off the tour by getting acquainted with the glamorous palaces and cathedrals in Russia's imperial capital during our sightseeing tour. See famous landmarks such as the Peter-Paul Fortress, the Winter Palace, Saint Isaac's Cathedral and more. In the afternoon, you can join in an optional excursion to Zarskoye Selo to visit the beautiful Catherine's Palace and the famous Amber Room. In the evening you can enjoy an optional Russian folklore show at the Nikolaevsky Palace.
Day 3 - Saint Petersburg
You are given the choice to join in an optional trip to Peterhof to see the superb Grand Palace, Grand Cascade, Water Avenue and it's surrounding parks. In the afternoon, you can visit the world famous Hermitage Art Museum and see the rich variety of artworks within. In the evening, you can have an optional Russian dinner at Restaurant Russian Kitsch.
Day 4 - Saint Petersburg-Moscow
Get to explore the most famous street in Russia in the optional shopping tour of Nevsky Prospect. See the huge variety of shops and restaurants lining this fascinating street. At noon, we will go to the Moscow Railway Station to board the Sapsan high-speed train. See the beautiful landscapes along the Volga River en route to Moscow.
Day 5 - Moscow
Experience the majesty and history of Russia's capital city Moscow. See the most significant sites within the city such as the historic Red Square and the Kremlin, the Theatre Square with the famous Bolshoi Theatre, the Moscow Metro and more. Get a chance to see more of the Kremlin and even visit one of the cathedrals in the optional afternoon tour. In the evening, experience Moscow from a different perspective in an optional night tour and river cruise.
Day 6 - Moscow
Spend the morning in an optional excursion to the UNESCO listed Novodevichy Convent and the Novodevichy Cemetery. In the afternoon, get to see the notable collection of French impressionist works in a optional tour of the Tretyakov Gallery. Complete your Moscow experience with an optional visit to the Old Russian Circus.
Day 7 - Departure from Moscow
6 overnights at centrally located 4**** hotels
6 x buffet breakfast
Welcome meeting with champagne-cocktail or juice
Personalized welcome package
Entrances to Peter-Paul Fortress in St. Petersburg and Moscow Metro
Service of English and German speaking tour escort or Italian and Spanish speaking tour escort on all tours
Service of 1st class motor coaches or 1st class minivans throughout the itinerary
Sapsan high-speed train St. Petersburg - Moscow OW (2nd class)
Entrance fees unless indicated
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
Children 2 years old and below are free of charge.
Child rates apply for one child sharing the same room with 2 adults in double accommodations.
Service of Portuguese speaking tour escort is only available on 16 June, 30 June, 28 July, 18 August and 15 September.
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