Grand Russian Tour (Moscow — Saint Petersburg)

Grand Russian Tour (Moscow - Saint Petersburg)
$ 3490.00 per person

Minimum 2 PAX

The tour takes 9 days and 8 nights.

Sample Tour Itinerary:

Day 1:

  • Arrival to Saint Petersburg
  • Transfer from the airport to Rossi Hotel for check-in

Day 2:

  • 10.00 Meet your guide at the hotel reception
  • 10.00-13.30 City Highlight Tour includes visits to the Cathedral of Our Saviour on Spilled Blood and Peter and Paul Fortress (incl Peter and Paul Cathedral)
  • 13.30-14.00 Lunch
  • 14.00-16.00 Yusupov Palace tour
  • 16.00 Return to the hotel

Day 3:

  • 9.00 Departure to Tsarskoe Selo (Tsar Village/ Pushkin)
  • 10.00-11.30 Tour of Catherine Palace including famous Amber Room and beautiful gardens of Tsar Village
  • 12.00-13.00 Tour of Pavlovsk Palace and gardens
  • 14.00-15.30 Russian style lunch in the «Podvorye» restaurant  (www.podvorye.ru)
  • 16.30 Return to Saint Petersburg. Tour of Saint Isaac’s Cathedral
  • 18.00 Return to the hotel.

Day 4:

  • 9.00 Departure to Peterhoff (optional stop on the way to visit Saint Petersburg metro)
  • 10.00 -13.00 Tour of Peterhoff Grand Palace and Lower gardens
  • 13.30 Return to Saint Petersburg by hydrofoil
  • 14.00-16.30 Tour of the Hermitage Museum. Tour of the  Golden rooms upon request (120.00 USD additional charge)
  • 17.00 Return to the hotel

Day 5:

  • Morning free. Optional tours upon request
  • 12.30 Transfer to Moscovsky railway station
  • 13.30 Trip to Moscow by express Sapsan train
  • 19.00 Arrival to Leningradsky railway station, transfer to the hotel

Day 6:

  • 10.00-13.00 City Highlight tour
  • 14.00-17.00 Tour of the Kremlin with the Armoury included
  • 17.30 Return to the hotel

Day 7:

  • 10.00-16.00 Sergiev Posad day trip

Day 8:

  • 10.00-14.00 A choice of Tretyakov Gallery or Fine Arts Museum named after Pushkin tour

Day 9:

  • Private transfers to one of Moscow airports to depart Russia

Grand Russian package availability:

The trip is available anytime of the year. The itinerary and the cost quoted is for the high season (May, 1-Ocotober, 15), please contact us by e-mail tours@st-petersburg-visit.com to get a discounted quotation for other seasons and larger groups.

Inclusions:

  • Standard doube/twin accommodation in Rossi Hotel in Saint Petersburg. Please visit the hotel website for details: www.rossihotels.com.
  • Standard double/twin accommodation in Marriott Aurora Hotel in Moscow (the hotel website is www.marriott.com).
  • Breakfast is included on all days
  • Professional guide service
  • Chauffeured transportation for the comfort of our clients
  • Museum admissions are pre-booked. «Early admission»(before the museum opens to the general public) is included for Peterhoff Grand Palace tour
  • Degustation of Russian traditional meal in Podvorye restaurant
  • Hydrofoil transfer from Saint Petersburg to Peterhof
  • First class express train tickets Saint Petersburg-Moscow
  • The company issues visa support documents for foreign visitors (application in a Russian Consulate or Embassy is the responsibility of a customer)
  • The price does not include air tickets, theatre tickets, optional tours and meals