MOSCOW & ST PETERSBURG STOPOVER
The great cities of Moscow and St Petersburg provide a wealth of art, history and local character. Wild tribes first settled Moscow and later the powerful Czars of old Russia took up residence. St Petersburg was built as a bridge to the west by the autocratic and dynamic Czar, Peter the Great. It is a city built to mirror the grand architecture of Europe in the 18th century. These cities were, and still are, the centres of power and art of the Russian state.This programme is designed to give;
In addition, you receive breakfast.
You can organise other meals with host and pay for these directly. If you take your meals at the homestay you can negotiate the time you want to have the meal.
DAY 2: Today you will be met by our guide and taken on a 3 hour introductory walking tour of the central sights of Moscow. This is a great way to learn
about the public transport system, which is very comprehensive and efficient. The guided
walk also orientates you to the main attractions and the central city layout - a good
confidence booster for your independent sightseeing. Balance of day free. Note: if
you arrive early on Day 1 this introduction will follow your check in to your
DAY 3: Day for personal sightseeing or choose from one of our options as shown via links at the bottom of this page.
DAY 4: Day for personal sightseeing. Late afternoon/early evening fast train departure to St Petersburg. Met upon arrival and transferred to accommodation.
DAY 5: This morning you will be taken
on a 3 hour introductory walking tour of central St Petersburg.
DAY 6: Day for personal sightseeing or take one of our options.
DAY 7: Day for personal sightseeing.
DAY 8: Services end after breakfast.
Add the 'Golden Ring'. you can incorporate one of our Golden Ring packages at Day 4. The return to Moscow (from the Golden Ring) can take you to the late train departure for the overnight to St Petersburg.
Itinerary can be reversed - no change to costs.
* Arrival transfer both cities
Exit Russia to: The Baltics and Poland
|Style of Accommodation||Homestay Accommodation||Budget Hotel|
|Room type||Eur 593 p/p Twin Share||Eur 675 p/p twin share|
|Room type||Eur 849 Single||Eur 1100 single|
|Extra night||Eur 45p/p twin & Eur75 single||Eur 42 p/p twin & Eur 84 single|
Surcharges: Airport Transfer +Eur40 for up to 2
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|Note: These costs are EUR as this is the currency Russia prefers to deal in.|