Red Square, Moscow
Peterhof Palace near St. Petersburg
Palazzo di Stato Maggiore, St. Petersburg.jpg
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood at night, St. Petersburg
Classical view of Neva Rive and Isaakievskiy Cathedral, St. Petersburg
Saint Basil Cathedral, Moscow
Annunciation Cathedral, Moscow
Saint Basil Cathedral, Moscow
Tours of Russia - Russian Capitals Tour - St. Petersburg and Moscow April-October 2020, 7 days/6 nights
Our multilingual Escorted tour of Russia is the best way to travel around and to see all splendours or St. Petersburg & Moscow. Our experience guides will take the best care of you and make sure you enjoy your holiday in Russia to the maximum.
DAY 1 Russia Tour of St. Petersburg & Moscow: St. Petersburg (TUESDAY)
Arrival to St. Petersburg International airport. We can organise a private airport transfer for you. Check in to Hotel Sokos Vasilevsky**** or similar hotel. Welcome meeting with the tour guide in the evening.
DAY 2 Russia Tour of St. Petersburg & Moscow: St.Petersburg (WEDNESDAY)
Breakfast at hotel. Enjoy a beautiful city of St. Petersburg today, its grand palaces and museums full of masterpieces are known worldwide. The Neva River and its many canals are often compared to Venice. During the morning sightseeing tour we will enjoy the beauty and splendours of the city: the Peter-Paul Fortress, the Winter Palace, and St. Isaac’s Cathedral, the Church of the Bleeding Savior, the Nevsky Convent and much more. The optional visit to Zarskoje Selo and Catherine Palce with its splendour Amber room can be booked in the afternoon. In the evening you can book a tour to the Nikolaevsky Palace with an exciting Russian folklore show and Russian „champagne” and snacks.
Day 3 Russia Tour of St. Petersburg & Moscow: St. Petersburg (THURSDAY)
Breakfast at hotel.An optional excursion to Peterhof is offered in the morning, you will also see its grand Palace, Cascade, water Avenue and beautiful parks. In the afternoon, an optional tour to the world known Hermitage Art Museum is offered. In the evening enjoy an optional Russian dinner at Restaurant Pryanosti & Radosti.
DAY 4 Russia Tour of St. Petersburg & Moscow: St.Petersburg - Moscow (FRIDAY)
Breakfast at Hotel. Free time in the morning or why not join us on an optional escorted shopping tour to fashion and souvenir shops and stalls on the Nevsky Prospect. After shopping trip we will head towards the other most important Russian city - Moscow. This journey will be by train, on the route you all see endless Russian landscapes along the River Volga and enjoying most impressive views. Arrival to Moscow in the evening and check in at Hotel Park Aizmut Smolenskaya**** or similar standard hotel in Moscow.
DAY 5 Russia Tour of St. Petersburg & Moscow: Moscow (SATURDAY)
Breakfast at hotel. Moscow, The Mother of Russia, is a genuine Russian city with the Kremlin and its onion domed cathedrals. The dramatic changes over the last decade have made the city one of the most dynamic metropolis in the world. The morning sightseeing tour includes all the highlights of the vast city: the Red Square with Kremlin, the Theater Square with Bolshoi Theater, Sparrow Hills with Moscow University and a visit to the famous Moscow Metro. In the afternoon we offer an optional excursion to the Kremlin grounds with a visit to the cathedrals. Optional excursion with the cruise boat on the Moscow River can be booked in the evening.
DAY 6 Russia Tour of St. Petersburg & Moscow: Moscow (SUNDAY)
The day offers an optional full day excursion to the quaint town of Sergiev Posad, where we visit the Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius, the most important Russian monastery and the spiritual heart of the Russian Orthodox Church. The whole Lavra has been beautifully restored for the 700-years celebrations of the birth of St. Sergius of Radonezh.
DAY 7 Russia Tour of St. Petersburg & Moscow: Moscow (MONDAY)
A private airport transfer can be provided.
•6 overnights at centrally located 4 star hotels
•6 x buffet breakfast
•Welcome meeting with champagne-cocktail or juice
•Personalised welcome package
•Entrances to Peter-Paul Fortress in St. Petersburg and Moscow Kremlin
•Service of English and German speaking tour escort on all tours
•Service of Italian and Spanish speaking tour escorts on all tours
• Service of Portuguese speaking tour escort on
tour GCR09, GCR13, GCR15, GCR17, GCR19 and GCR21
•Service of 1st class motor coaches or 1st class minivans throughout the itinerary
•Sapsan high-speed train St. Petersburg-Moscow OW (2nd class)
•Portage at hotels and railway stations
- Transfer airport to Hotel Sokos Vasilievsky: EUR 70.00 for private car (1-3 persons), EUR 90.00 for private minivan (4-7 persons)
- 4-hour excursion to Zarskoye Selo and visit to Catherine’s Palace: EUR 80.00 pp
- Visit to folklore show at the Nikolaevsky Palace: EUR 65.00 pp
- 4-hour excursion to Peterhof and visit to the Grand Palace: EUR 75.00 pp
- 3-hour visit to the Hermitage Art Museum: EUR 50.00 pp
- Russian dinner at Restaurant Pryanosti & Radosti: EUR 50.00 pp
- Guided channel cruise: EUR 65.00 pp
- 3-hour Moscow metro and Arbat tour: EUR 25.00 pp
- 3-hour Moscow-by-night tour and river cruise: EUR 55.00 pp
- 8-hour excursion to Sergiev Posad: EUR 80.00 pp
- Transfer Hotel Azimut Smolenskaya to airport: EUR 80.00 for private car (1-3 persons), EUR 100.00 for private minivan (4-7 persons)
- Half board (6 x 3 course dinner with coffee/tea): EUR 180.00 pp