Russia offers everything you could dream of for a perfect winter break: snow-laden landscapes, hot steamy banyas and plenty of vodka to keep you warm. Needless to say, the Russians excel at winter, and its no wonder why. Our Christmas and New Year tours follow similar itineraries and offer all the same inclusions as our summer tours, as well as some added winter escapades such as cross-country skiing or ice skating. Escape to Russia this holiday season for a white Christmas in stunning St Petersburg and thrilling New Year in Moscow's Red Square!
Perfect for escaping the madness back home, celebrate the festive season in Russia this year. Drag out your moon boots, don a thick coat, gloves and hat and you're all set for a holiday in this Land of the Tsars. Laden with snowy landscapes, delicate birch trees devoid of summer leaves, grand buildings and steamy banya houses, Russia is the ultimate winter wonderland.
Short, sharp and sweet, this city break takes in the once capital of Communism, Moscow, and its most famous sites. From Red Square and St Basil's to the Kremlin all topped off with a Russian New Year in Red Square.
No stuffing turkeys or entertaining aunts, head to mighty Russia this Christmas or New Year! With fun and good cheer unwrap St Petersburg and the nationâ€™s capital - Moscow.
For a truly unique new yearâ€™s break, celebrate in Russiaâ€™s thriving capital city. See the city before travelling onwards to beautiful St Petersburg with such delights as The Hermitage and Peter and Paul Fortress
Where will you be celebrating on New Year's Eve? Ring in the New Year in Moscow's Red Square, journey through Russia's heartland for some alpine fun and a steamy banya in Pskov before heading north to beautiful St Petersburg.
Kicking off in the northern city of St Petersburg, enjoy a white Christmas in the city of the Tsars, get off the beaten track in ancient Pskov, get your skates on in Gorky Park and then ring in the New Year in Red Square in Moscow!
Seasons greetings from Russia! Enjoy a relaxed yuletide in St Petersburg - northern city of the tsars, relax and defrost in a traditional banya (sauna) in ancient Novgorod and frost up for New Year in hedonistic Moscow, Russia's mighty capital city.