Spend unforgettable week in the capital of Russia. During the tour you will see famous Red Square with its symbol the St.Basil cathedral, the ancient Kremlin, Moscow metro with its beautiful stations and other world famous places of interest of Russian capital. You will stroll in the Arbat street and in old Zamoskvorechiye district. You will enjoy the largest collection of Russian pictorial art at the famous Tretyakov gallery. You also will have a chance to visit the Holy Trinity Lavra in Sergiev Posad which is the most important functioning monastery in Russia and the spiritual center of Russian Orthodox Christianity.
Arrival in Moscow. Transfer to the hotel***/hotel****.
Breakfast. 3-hour Moscow city tour: Red Square (Cathedral of St. Basil, Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan, History Museum building, Kremlin towers, Upper Trading Arcades (GUM), Lenin's tomb and necropolis), The Cathedral of Christ the Savior, New Maiden Convent, The Moscow State University campus and panorama platform on the Vorobiovy (Sparrow) Hills, Moscow boulevards, The Theatre Square with the Bolshoi Theatre and the Metropol hotel.
Breakfast. Free day.
Breakfst. Check out. Transfer to the train station. 13:40 departure for St. Petersburg by Sapsan train. Arrival in St Petersburg at 17:35. Transfer to the hotel***/hotel****. Accommodation.
Breakfast. 3-h St. Petersburg city tour: Nevsky Prospect, Neva's embankments, Rostral Columns, buildings of Hermitage museum, the Fortress of St. Peter and St. Paul, Senate Square, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, Nicolay I statue, Peter I statue (Alexander Pushkin’s “Bronze Horseman”), Summer Garden, the Field of Mars, Resurrection Cathedral on the Spilt Blood built on the place where emperor Alexander II was killed by terrorists on 01.03.1881, Square of Arts, Palace Square with Alexander Column. Excursion ends in the city center. (B)
Legend: B- breakfast, L – lunch, D – dinner
The order of the excursions might be changed and some excursions might be changed for equivalent.
- TWN standard accommodation hotel 3*/ 4*;
- meals per programme;
- service of English-speaking guide and local guides in museums;
- excursion per programme with entrance fee included;
- transfers per programme;
- entrance for Moscow metro (4 trips maximum)
- international air/train tickets;
- service of left-luggage rooms.