St Petersburg Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF RUSSIA 439

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Day 1: St Petersburg

Welcome to Russia and the start of your holiday! Arrival transfer from St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport to your hotel.

Day 2: St Petersburg

Today we visit the gardens of Peter the Great’s Peterhof. Enjoy lunch in the summer garden restaurant then we continue with a guided tour of the interior of The Church on Spilled Blood.

Day 3: St Petersburg - Moscow

We start the day with a city tour, driving along Nevsky Prospekt, we stop to see the outside of the Church on Spilled Blood and explore Peter and Paul Fortress, giving us a solid introduction of this beautiful city. Later, we enjoy a guided tour of the treasure-filled Hermitage at the Winter Palace. This evening you will be transferred to the railway station for your overnight train to Moscow.

Day 4: Moscow

Upon arrival we will pick you up from the train station and take you no a walking tour including a Metro ride to Red Square, St. Basil Cathedral (outside), Lenin's Tomb, Walk in Kitay Gorod and Lubyanka Area. This afternoon is free for you to explore at your leisure.

Day 5: Moscow

Today, we tour Russia’s powerhouse - the mighty Kremlin, on a half day tour with a guided walk through the grounds where we’ll see numerous government buildings, gold-domed cathedrals and the tsar bell - the largest bell that never rang! The remainder of the day is free for you to relax or explore independently.

Day 6: Moscow

Sadly your last day with us with your departure airport transfer.

Russia Spotlight
Yuriev Monastery and Museum of Wooden Architecture

Novgorod

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

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