Moscow – to St. Petersburg
RUSSIA AT A GLANCE
Dates: July 9, 23, 13,20 and 27 Aug 2016 or on privately escorted bases on any day
8 days / 7 nights
Tour is also available on privately escorted bases. Please scroll down for prices.
|Day 1||Arrival to Moscow. Pick up at the airport followed by a city sightseeing including the Red Square , Exchange, GUM department store , lunch, then visit the Saint Basil’s Cathedral & Alexander Garden. Transfer to hotel. for dinner and overnight. Optional Russian folklore show.|
|Day 2||Breakfast at hotel followed by a 9 a.m. tour to Moscow’s famed underground Metro station with its chandeliers and marble decorations followed by an Arbat street tour, the city’s most elegant pedestrian area. Lunch, then visit the Kreml grounds. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight. Optional folklore show.|
|Day 3||Breakfast at hotel. Full day Sergiev Posad tour to the Russian spiritual center visiting the cathedral of
Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra Monasteries, one of the most beautiful orthodox monasteries in all of Russia. Lunch at a local restaurant near Monastery, then free time to visit the local flee market.
|Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to the airport for your flight to St Petersburg. Flight ticket not included, can be ordered separately. An other option is to have a transfer to the train station and travel to St. Petersburg by speed
train departure to St. Petersburg. Arrival in St. Petersburg. Transfer to hotel for dinner and overnight.
|Day 5||Breakfast at hotel. transfer to Pushkin to visit the grandiose palace of Catherine the great with its world famous amber room and mirror rooms and extensive gardens. Lunch, return to St Petersburg for a tour of the Peter and Paul Fortress and cathedral housing the tombs of the last Czar’s family. Dinner at the hotel. Optional night tour through of the city of St Petersburg.|
|Day 6||Breakfast at the hotel, followed by a tour of the Hermitage museum, one of the most famous art museums in the world. Visit St. Andrews Church, lunch and return tyo the hotel. rest of the day free for own activities. Optional canal cruise of St Petersburg, often called” The Venice of the North” . Dinner and overnight.|
Breakfast at the hotel, transfer to the airport or optional tour to an other great palace of Peter the Great. Peterhof with its gilded water fountains and beautiful park.
The price of the tour includes:
- 3 nights accommodation in Moscow and 3 nights accommodation in St Petersburg including breakfast at selected hotel categories
- Transfers by comfortable bus,
- English and french speaking guide during the tour,
- Lunches and dinners as per itinerary
- All the entrance fees,
- Sightseeing as specified in the itinerary
Rates for guaranteed tour departure dates in 2016:
4 star hotels: Euro 913 per person based on double accommodation or Euro 299 single supplement for staying in single rooms.
5 star hotels: Euro 1262 per person in dbl, single supplement: Euro 469
Hotels used on the guaranteed departure dates:
KORSTON hotel 4* in Moscow and PARK INN PRIBALTIYSKAYA hotel 4* in St.Petersburg
CROWNE PLAZA WORLD TRADE CENTER hotel 5* in Moscow and RADISSON ROYAL hotel 5* in St.Petersburg
Hotels in Moscow&: St Petersburg on private tours:
3star Standard category: Hotel Maxima in Moscow and Hotel Morskoy Vokzal in St Petersburg
4star First class category: Hotel Cosmos in Moscow / Hotel Belveder Nevskiy in St Petersburg
5star Deluxe category: Hotel Metropol in Moscow/ Hotel Sokos Palace Bridge in St Petersburg
|Price per person in Euro ($ rate varies depending on the exchange
rate) based on the number of passengers traveling together
2 Jan- 28 Dec 2015** 2016 Prices on request
|>Standard 3 star||1310||REQ||1124||1361||911||1085|
|First class 4 star||1435||REQ||1310||1674||949||1336|
* Child discount: (2-10 years old) sharing with 2 adults: 20% in 3star hotels/ 25% in 4 star hotels and 50% in 5 star hotels
**During Xmas New Years, Special Holidays and fair periods surcharge may apply