Kostroma Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF RUSSIA 133

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Day 1: Moscow

Today your on the go arrangements begin as we collect you from your Hilton hotel you have booked yourself. Today you have a full day sightseeing tour with your guide for about 9 hours. Today we enjoy a visit to the Cold War bunker (to be reconfirmed - as you need to join another group for this tour). We have included lunch at GlavPivTorg restaurant with a former KGB officer (lunch included - this is a retaurant that is associated with KGB life style and is located just around the corner from famous KGB building at Lubyanka Square). Then later we enjoy a walk along Arbat street, visiting antique shops that are here. Overnight - Hilton Leningradskaya hotel

Day 2: Moscow

Today our sightseeing tour begins and you have your private car and guide for about 8 hours today. First we visit the Izmaylovo flea market visit, where you have the chance to buy souvenirs. Then we enjoy our Stalin Bunker visit (tour to be reconfirmed). Overnight - Hilton Leningradskaya hotel

Day 3: Moscow - Yaroslavl

We begin the touring of the Golden Ring and we have a full days sightseeing in a private car. Drive to Sergiev Posad, and visit to Trinity Sergius Lavra. Enjoy lunch at Russian Yard restaurant, where you enjoy some Russian cuisine. Drive to Pereslavl Zalessky for a city tour. Then continue to Rostov Veliky where you have just a short city tour before making our way to Yaroslavl.

Day 4: Yaroslavl - Kostroma

Today your touring continues and we enjoy a Yaroslavl city tour this morning where we visit Spasso-Preobrazhensky cathedral and Church of Elijah the Prohpet. After lunch (pay locally) we drive to Kostroma for city tour including visits to Ipatiev Monastery and Trinity Cathedral.

Day 5: Kostroma - Suzdal

Today we make our way to Suzdal. Here you have a city tour where we visit the Kremlin and Museum of Wooden Architecture. Today you enjoy lunch with a local family where can enjoy socializing with locals while having traditional Russian lunch. We then drive to Kideksha and tour around the area before returning to Suzdal for overnight.

Day 6: Suzdal - Moscow

Today we make our way to back to Moscow. First we drive to Vladimir and visit the Assumption and St. Dimitris cathedral. You have lunch at a local restaurant before driving to Bogolubovo, for a tour around the area. Drive back to Moscow, check in hotel.

Day 7: Moscow

Today we bid you farewell and transfer you to the airport for your onward flight.

Russia Spotlight
Yuriev Monastery and Museum of Wooden Architecture


The ancient and provincial town of Novgorod is en route from St Petersburg to Moscow and a popular pit-stop. ...

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