Moscow Novgorod
and St Petersburg
(Yes, it can be done in reverse)

Visit the current Capital of Russia, the Ancient Capital of Old Russia and the city that opened Russia to the world.  Follow a 1000 years of history in ten days.

Choice of hotel level: Fully inclusive with transfers and sightseeing tours.

Moscow - Novgorod - St. Petersburg

8 days / 7 nights

01 Day Arrive Moscow. Here you will be met at airport, or train station and transferred to your hotel. Balance of day free.. Moscow weather facts.
02 Day Breakfast at hotel. Your guide and driver take you on an overview (Panoramic) tour of the city. As you come to Red Square you will start a walking tour with your guide. this includes the Red Square area (Lenin's Tomb; GUM; St Basils). You then arrive at the Kremlin and have a guided tour of the interior grounds which includes such things as the 'Czars Bell'. This tour also includes entrance to the Assumption Cathedral.  then on to Stary Arbat, the famous trendy street of Moscow. Lunch a restaurant such as "Vanilla Sky" with Russian cuisine (or similar). After lunch the walking guide will continue with a tour of the famous Moscow underground/Metro returning you to your hotel.
03 Day Breakfast at hotel. Full day Sergiev Posad (Golden Ring town and centre of Orthodox Church) tour. Visiting Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra and museums. Lunch at local restaurant. Night train departure to Novgorod (2 berth compartment).
04 Day Arrival Novgorod. Transfer to hotel. Breakfast. Your private guide will take you on a City sightseeing tour, which will include the local Kremlin and St. Sophia Cathedral. Balance of day and evening at leisure.
05 Day Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to St. Petersburg (about 200 km). Arrive at your St.Petersburg hotel. You then have an overview city sightseeing tour. St Petersburg weather facts.
06 Day Breakfast at hotel. Your private guide will then take you for a morning tour to the famous Hermitage Palace and gallery. from here you go to the Peter and Paul Fortress tour. There will also be a cruise on Neva River and the St Petersburg canal network. River and canal cruise will not operate during main winter months - ice of course!
07 Day Breakfast at hotel. Today your private guide and driver will take you outside St Petersburg on a full day tour to Pushkin Ekaterina Palace (Catherine Palace). This tour includes the Amber room and parks. Lunch will be at local restaurant.
08 Day Breakfast at hotel. Departure transfer to the airport or railways station.

Price per person in Euro: Valid 01/10/2019 - 31/03/2020 POA = Price on Application

Moscow / Novgorod / St.Petersburg
  2 per  
Single double 3+
3* Maxima Zarya / 3* Intourist / 3* Okhtinskya POA Euro 1049 POA
4* Aerostar/ 4* Beresta Palace / 4* Belveder Nevskiy POA Euro 1148 POA
5* National/ 4* 4* Park Inn / 5*Sokos Palace Bridge POA Euro 1659 POA

Price per person in Euro: Valid 01/04/2020 - 30/09/2020

Moscow / Novgorod / St.Petersburg
  2 per  
Single double 3+
3* Maxima Zarya / 3* Intourist / 3* Okhtinskya POA Euro 1312 POA
4* Aerostar/ 4* Park Inn / 4* Belveder Nevskiy POA Euro 1438 POA
5* National/4* Park Inn / 5*Sokos Palace Bridge POA Euro 2075 POA

Prices include:

  • Transfers by comfortable vehicle
  • English guide during the tour - other languages catered for
  • Lunches as stated in the itinerary
  • All entrance fees as per sightseeing outlined
  • Train ticket Moscow-Novgorod

City details and extra sightseeing

St Petersburg