Russian Revolution | 9-day Private tour to Russia
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Russian Revolution

Tour rating: 4.87 / 5, Based on 401 Reviews
Private tour to Russia

Explore major revolutionary attractions and Lenin traces as you traverse the main sights connected with the Russian October Revolution of 1917. See Lenin's secret apartment and hideaways, the Smolny Bolshevik headquarters and the Aurora cruiser in St. Petersburg, then on to Tobolsk and Ekaterinburg, holding the secrets of the exile of the Russian royal family, and after continue to Moscow landmarks, including Lenin's Funeral Train and his Mausoleum.

Russian Revolution

9 days4 cities
Russia1 country
Private tour to Russia
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$3,345
Tour rating: 4.87 / 5, Based on 401 Reviews

Explore major revolutionary attractions and Lenin traces as you traverse the main sights connected with the Russian October Revolution of 1917. See Lenin's secret apartment and hideaways, the Smolny Bolshevik headquarters and the Aurora cruiser in St. Petersburg, then on to Tobolsk and Ekaterinburg, holding the secrets of the exile of the Russian royal family, and after continue to Moscow landmarks, including Lenin's Funeral Train and his Mausoleum.

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Day-By-Day

Saint Petersburg

first destination
3 days in the city
3 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 1
Arrival in St. Petersburg
Transfer
Welcome to the legendary Venice of the North and the brilliant Northern capital of Russia - St. Petersburg! Your driver meets you at the airport and transfers you to your centrally located hotel for check-in.
Day 2
Lenin's Revolutionary St. Petersburg Tour
City tour

Following breakfast you meet your guide and driver at the hotel lobby and go on an amazing panoramic city tour around the most cherished gems of St. Petersburg that reflect the Lenin times. Continue to Sestroretsk to see the Lenin Shalash and Saray.

Day 3
Cruiser Aurora & Hermitage
Museum

After breakfast you meet your guide and driver and proceed to the Alliluyev family Apartment Museum for a guided tour, see the Russian cruiser Aurora. Then explore the legendary Hermitage Museum.

Corinthia Hotel, St Petersburg
5

The luxury hotel Corinthia is located on Nevsky Prospect, in the very heart of St. Petersburg and offers elegant design coupled with high-quality service.

plane
Saint Petersburg
Ekaterinburg
2 hrs 50 min

Take a plane from Russia's northern capital, often called "Venice of the north", to the city of Ekaterinburg. Your private drivers take you to the airport in St. Petersburg and pick you up in the Ekaterinburg airport upon arrival.

Tobolsk

second destination
2 days in the city
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 4
Romanov Exile Path: St. Petersburg - Tobolsk
Transfer

Early in the morning you arrive in Ekaterinburg - the capital of Ural. Upon arrival you are met by your driver and taken to your hotel to have some rest. At about noon you are taken to the rail station to board a train that takes you to Tobolsk.

Day 5
Exile of the Tsars to Tobolsk Tour
City tour

Following breakfast you check out. Together with your guide you go on a day tour of Tobolsk - the city to which the Russian royal family was exiled to from Tsarskoe Selo shortly after the revolution.

4-star hotel
4

Stay at the remarkable centrally-located 4-star hotel that offers high-quality service and all amenities necessary for a nice vacation.

train
Ekaterinburg
Tobolsk
10 hrs 10 min

Enjoy the authentic experience of traveling on a regular Russian train from Ekaterinburg to Tobolsk. Travel as the locals do in either a 1st or 2nd class train cabin and take in the views of the Russian countryside.

Ekaterinburg

third destination
1 day in the city
Day 6
Last Days of Russian Imperial Family Tour in Ekaterinburg
Day tour

Early in the morning you arrive in Ekaterinburg. Upon arrival you are transferred to your hotel. After breakfast and some rest you check out from the hotel and enjoy an 8-hour guided sightseeing tour around the most remarkable city landmarks.

Park Inn, Ekaterinburg
4

Park Inn is a vibrant hotel in Ekaterinburg that boasts central location and a variety of facilities for a perfect stay.

plane
Ekaterinburg
Moscow
2 hrs 20 min

Have a quick flight from Ekaterinburg to Russia's glorious capital, Moscow. Your private drivers take you to the airport in Ekaterinburg and meet you in the Moscow airport when you arrive.

Moscow

fourth destination
3 days in the city
3 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 7
Revolutionary Moscow City Tour
City tour

After breakfast you go on a city tour around the Moscow revolutionary landmarks. During the tour you see magnificent buildings, visit the State Central Museum of contemporary history of Russia and Lenin's Mausoleum.

Day 8
Lenin Heritage in Moscow
Museum

In the morning after breakfast you meet your guide and driver and go on a tour of the house-museum Gorki - set in the actual home of Lenin. You then continue to the museum-pavilion - Lenin's Funeral Train.

Day 9
Departure from Moscow
Transfer

This is the final day of your amazing tour. After breakfast you check out from your hotel and your private driver takes you to the airport for your flight back home. We hope you've enjoyed your tour!

Courtyard by Marriott Moscow City Center, Moscow
4

Located on a picturesque 18th-century street not far from the Moscow Kremlin and Red Square, this remarkable 4-star hotel offers a great combination of charm and quality.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable 4-star hotels in St. Petersburg, Ekaterinburg, Tobolsk and Moscow;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Rich sightseeing tours with professional English-speaking guides;
  • First class train tickets Ekaterinburg - Tobolsk - Ekaterinburg;
  • Economy class flight tickets St. Petersburg - Ekaterinburg, Ekaterinburg - Moscow;
  • Full Russian visa processing service for US, Canadian, Australian and New Zealand citizens and visa support service (invitation) for customers from all other countries;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • Customizable day-by-day itinerary
  • Professional local guides
  • Guided themed sightseeing tours of St. Petersburg, Ekaterinburg, and Moscow
  • Visiting unique places like the Cruiser Aurora, the place where the Russian royal family spent their last days, and Lenin's Mausoleum
  • Included Russian visa processing

What To Know

  • The currency used in Russia is the Russian Ruble. Although debit cards are widely accepted, it is good to have some cash on you for minor purchases.
  • Make sure to pack comfortable walking shoes as you'll spend many hours exploring major sights on foot.
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