Project Description

Highlights of Russia
Moscow – St. Petersburg
5 nights / 6 days

Validity – 31 March 18

 

Day 1         Arrive in Moscow

Arrival at Moscow airport, Transfer to the hotel by car/van (No Guide). Rest of the day is free at Leisure to explore the city on your own.

Overnight at the hotel.

 

Day 2         Moscow

After Breakfast at hotel we take you for a city tour of Moscow. Which stops at most of the famous sights: Poklonnaya Hill, New Maiden Convent, Vorobievy Hills. Drive by Tverskaya Street, Manezhnaya square, Ohotny Riad, Bolshoy theatre, Lubianka square, Savior Cathedral, the Kremlin and Kropotkinskaya embankments etc (No Entrances).

Excursion to the Kremlin: the heart of Moscow. Visit cathedrals.

The Kremlin has always been the centre of political life. The tsars’ coronation ceremony took place in one of the cathedrals. All tsars before Peter the Great are buried there. Walk on Red Square.

Overnight at the hotel.

 

Day 3         Moscow – St. Petersburg

After breakfast at the hotel, check – out and transfer to Train station to take Sapsan train to St. Petersburg OR take a transfer to airport for a flight to St. Petersburg.

Arrive in St. Petersburg, and transfer to the hotel (No Guide). Rest of the day is free at Leisure to explore on your own.

Overnight at the hotel.

 

Day 4         St. Petersburg

Breakfast at the Hotel.

Later in the morning, depart for an excursion of the city with stops at the mostly famous sights: spit of the Basil Island, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, and Palace Square, Сhurch of the Saviour on the Spilled Blood, the Aurora, and other. Drive by Nevsky prospect, the Neva embankments. (No Entrances).

In the afternoon, depart for an excursion to the world’s famous art museum Hermitage. Founded by Catherine the Great the museum occupies 5 buildings and has among the other a famous collection of Western-European Art that includes paintings by Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Rembrandt, Caravaggio, Rubens, Van Dyke, and French Impressionists. Winter Palace is a part of the Hermitage.

Overnight at the hotel.

 

Day 5         St. Petersburg

Breakfast at the Hotel.

Later in the morning, depart for an excursion to Pushkin to visit Catherine’s Palace with the famous Amber Room. Catherine’s Palace was founded in 1718 as a summer residence of Russian empresses. It was reconstructed several times in the XVIII-XIX centuries and now we can see interiors in baroque, classical and rococo styles. During the World War II the palace was occupied and very badly damaged. Some rooms were restored quite recently. Among them is the famous Amber Room.

Van and guide:

Overnight at the hotel.

 

Day 6         Departure from Russia

After breakfast at the hotel, check – out and transfer to the airport by car/van (No Guide).

Board your flight back to India. Return home with Happy Memories!

 

Tour Price

Per person on twin sharing basis           USD 710

 

Tour Price Includes

  1. 02 nights’ accommodation at Hotel ibis Moscow Centre Bakhrushina or similar
  2. 03 nights accommodation at Nevsky hotel or similar in St Petersburg.
  3. Return airport transfers from airport to hotel and vice versa
  4. Daily American breakfast at the hotel.
  5. All sightseeing as per itinerary.

 

Tour Price does not include

  1. Flight tickets from India to Russia and between Moscow to St. Petersburg.
  2. Any meals not mentioned in the itinerary
  3. Anything not mentioned in the itinerary
  4. Visa
  5. Tips and gratitude
  6. GST.

 

Note:

  • Tour cost is based on the best available prices at the time of costing and are subject to available at the time of booking.
  • High Season Surcharge will be applied whenever applicable.

 

E&OE

Contact Us

Get in touch with us

Lets meet up to make your trip a memorable one
Contact Us