Tour Details 4 N MOSCOW + 4 N ST PETERSBURG
|Day 01||Arrival in Moscow|
|Day 02||City Tour + Metro Tour + Kremlin with Armoury&Diamond Fund|
|Day 03||Visit to Arbat Street for shopping + Radisson cruise|
|Day 04||Full day excursion to SergievPosad.|
|Day 05||Moscow – St. Petersburg by express train “Sapsan”|
|Day 06||City Tour with Saint Isaacs Cathedral + Church of the Savior + Peter and Paul Fortress.|
|Day 07||Hermitage with Neva cruise|
|Day 08||Excursion to Peterhoff Palace and Gardens|
|Day 09||Departure from Russia|
DAY 01 : Arrival in Moscow
Arrival at Moscow airport.One of the largest cities of the world and the heart of Russia for centuries, Moscow is a vibrant, eclectic city with a little something for everyone. Meet the driver waiting for you at arrivals. Transfer to the hotel. Evening proceed for Russian Circus.
DAY 02 : City Tour + Metro Tour + Kremlin with Armoury&Diamond Fund
Depart for a city tour of Moscow with stops at the most famous sights: Poklonnaya Hill, New Maiden Convent, Vorobievy Hills. Drive by Tverskaya Street, Manezhnaya square, OhotnyRiad, Bolshoy theatre, Lubianka square, Savior Cathedral, the Kremlin and Kropotkinskaya embankments (no entrances).
Proceed for the Metro Tourwhere you will visit different metro stations known as underground palaces (2/3 stations).
Later proceed to Red Square & Kremlin Tour: territory and famous cathedrals with visit toArmoury chamber and diamond fund. Return to the hotel, free time.Overnight.
DAY 03 : Visit to Arbat Street for shopping + Radisson cruise
Depart for a tour around Moscow’s most famous pedestrian street – Old Arbat street with its amazing architecture, souvenir stores and cozy shops of local goods. Proceed for a panoramic Moscow river cruise onboard comfortable boat with great views on the city from water.
DAY 04 : Full day excursion to SergievPosad.
Excursion to SergievPosad.Visit the ‘Vatican’ of Russia on a trip to the striking monastic enclave of SergievPosad. Located approximately 70km from Moscow the Monastery of St. Sergius and the Holy Trinity offers the visitor an incredible array of monastic buildings dating from between the 14th and the 18th centuries. It is one of the country’s most important religious and historical sites as well as being visually incredibly impressive.
DAY 05 : Moscow – St. Petersburg by express train “Sapsan”
Check out and have a transfer to the train station to take “Sapsan” train to St. Petersburg (2nd class). Arrive in St. Petersburg, meet your guide for transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure to explore on your own.
DAY 06 : City Tour with Saint Isaacs Cathedral + Church of the Savior + Peter and Paul Fortress.
Depart for a city tour of St. Petersburg with stops at the most famous sights: spit of the Basil Island, St. Isaac's Cathedral, and Palace Square, Сhurch of the Saviour on Spilled Blood, the Aurora, and other. Drive by Nevsky prospect, the Neva embankments, Isaac’s square, Arts square (no entrances). Visit to Saint Isaac’s cathedral and church of the Savior. Visit the famous Peter & Paul’s Fortress where the burial site of Tsars & Russian Royal Family takes place.
DAY 07 : Hermitage with Neva cruise
Depart for a tour around famous Hermitage museum located in the magnificent Winter Palace: the second largest art museums in the world, it was founded in 1764 when Empress Catherine the Great acquired an impressive collection of paintings, sculptures and artwork and started the grand collection. Nowadays its collection fits masterpieces from all over the world from Egyptian antiquities to Renaissance, from ancient Greece to Dutch Golden Age and many more.Evening enjoy cruising on the river Neva.
DAY 08 : Excursion to Peterhoff Palace and Gardens
Depart for a tour of Peterhoff palace and gardens(minibus and guide 10:00-14:00).Experience the lavish lifestyles of the tsars with this breathtaking visit to the Peterhof gardens on the outskirts of St Petersburg. Built in the 18th century by Peter the Great as his summer residence, the Peterhof is today an ensemble of more than 20 museums and palaces that reflect the power and the wealth of the Romanov dynasty. The lower park features lakes and a Garden of Venus filled with fruit trees and statues, and a Garden of Bacchus. The Upper Gardens display beautiful flower beds, topiaries and fountains. Rest of the day is free for shopping.
DAY 09 : Departure from Russia
Check out and transfer to the airport to board your flight & return home with happy memories!