Private Escorted Tour
8 days/ 7 nights
Moscow 2 nights, Novgorod 1 night, St. Petersburg 3 nights
& 1 night in a 1st Class Cabin on a Sleeper Train
Arrival Moscow on any day. Pick up at the airport and transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure to recover from jet lag.
After breakfast at the hotel embark on a panoramic tour of the city with the Kremlin grounds and the cathedral. Lunch at a typical Russian restaurant. Walking tour of Stary Arbat, Moscow’s oldest street and a popular tourist hangout.
Breakfast at hotel. Full day Sergiev Posad tour. Visiting Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra monastery, one of the most beautiful Russian Orthodox monasteries in all of Russia, a fortress and monastery combined with its own museum. Lunch at local restaurant. Transfer to Moscow train station to depart to Novgorod the Great (2 beds compartments carriage) on an overnight train.
Arrival to Novgorod a former city Sate from the Middle Ages near Lake Ladoga. it was the original capital of Russia until 885 and a powerful seat governing surrounding lands. Transfer to hotel. breakfast followed by a city sightseeing tour with the Kremlin and St. Sophia cathedral. Evening at leisure. Overnight in Novgorod.
Breakfast at hotel. Departure transfer to St. Petersburg by coach or car. Arrival to St. Petersburg and transfer to the hotel followed by an afternoon city tour of the city of canals and palaces, often called: The Venice of the North”. Overnight.
Breakfast at hotel, then depart on a tour to visit the world famous Hermitage museum followed by visit to the Peter and Paul Fortress and cathedral, burial place of the czars. Cruise by Neva river and canals. Evening free. Overnight in St. Petersburg.
Breakfast at hotel. Full day to nearby Petergof to visit the Grand Palace and lower park with cascading fountains. Lunch at local restaurant. return to St Petersburg, overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel, then transfer to the airport. Extensions and extra tour can be added.
- Transfers by comfortable bus
- European language speaking guide during the tour
- Lunches at restaurant “Hard Rock Cafe”, in Sergiev Posad and in Petergof.
- All entrance fees
- 1st class (2-bedded compartments carriage) train tickets Moscow – Novgorod the Great
Price Per Person in Euro
- US$ rate varies depending on the exchange rate
- Child discount: (2-10 years old) sharing with 2 adults: 20%
- During Christmas, New Years, Special Holidays and fair periods surcharge may apply