St Petersburg Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF RUSSIA 330

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Day 1: St Petersburg - Moscow

At some point during your time in St Pete's our office would of coordinated the timing for collecting you today from the Renaissance St Petersburg Baltic Hotel. Our driver will transfer you at the scheduled time and take you to the train station, here he will assist you to embark your overnight shared sleeper train destined for Moscow.

Day 2: Moscow

The train pulls in this morning, look out for our rep holding our company logo on a sign he will assist with transfer to your hotel. Today enjoy a guided walking tour of Red Square. Red Square is dominated by the spectacular and iconic St Basil’s Cathedral. Head inside the cathedral and wander through the maze like corridors, to see the beautiful floral decorated walls of the nine interior chapels and the Chapel of Intercession’s priceless iconostasis. The tour concludes with a visit to Lenin’s Mausoleum, here you can pay your respects to the grandfather of Communism. Here, his eerie embalmed body lays in a glass case and has been on display since the year he died in 1924. Overnight Marriot Grand.

Day 3: Moscow

This morning enjoy an in-depth tour of perhaps the most iconic monument in Russia! The Kremlin, here our walking tour takes in the treasures of the golden domed Kremlin, its cathedrals, Ivan the Great’s Bell Tower and the Tsar Bell - the largest bell in the world, which weighs in at over 200 ton! Afternoon at leisure for you to explore, why not take the kids to the Moscow Dolphinarium or Zoo for a step away from all the historic sites! Overnight Marriot Grand.

Day 4: Moscow

Enjoy a day at leisure exploring Moscow independently. The vibrant city of Moscow has plenty of galleries, museums, shops and monuments to keep you entertained. We would highly reccomment to jump on the metro to view the ornate Moscow Metro stations, built during Stalin’s rule as “palaces for the people”. Overnight Marriot Grand.

Day 5: Moscow

Say farewell to the 'Land of the Tsars' We will ensure to transfer you to the airport in time for your flight home.

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Novgorod

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