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The Heart of Russia

Tour rating: 5 / 5, Based on 399 Reviews
Small group tour to Russia

Our highest rated program. Best luxury hotels, detailed touring, special add-ons, and first-class experience for a group of maximum 14 people. This is a truly enriching program with seamless logistics and top-notch service, at every step.

The Heart of Russia

7 days2 cities
Russia1 country
Small group tour to Russia
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$2,636
Tour rating: 5 / 5, Based on 399 Reviews

Our highest rated program. Best luxury hotels, detailed touring, special add-ons, and first-class experience for a group of maximum 14 people. This is a truly enriching program with seamless logistics and top-notch service, at every step.

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Day-By-Day

Moscow

first destination
4 days in the city
4 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 1
Arrival in Moscow
Transfer

Welcome to the legendary capital of Russia - Moscow! Upon arrival you are transferred to your centrally located hotel and have the rest of the day free.

Day 2
Moscow City Tour & Visiting the Tretyakov Gallery
City tour
Museum
Today you enjoy a wonderful sightseeing tour around Moscow attractions, including St. Basil's Cathedral, Cathedral of Christ the Savior and the Tretyakov Gallery.
Day 3
Visiting the Kremlin & Armoury Chamber
City tour
This day is dedicated to the exploration of one of the most outstanding Moscow icons - the Kremlin and its famous Armoury Chamber.
Day 4
Moscow Subway & Stalin's Bunker Tour
Museum

Today you explore the amazing Moscow Subway and see Stalin's Bunker 42. After the tour you aboard the high-speed "Sapsan" train to St. Petersburg.

St. Regis Nikolskaya Hotel, Moscow
5

Opened in March 2013, this 5-star hotel is situated in the very heart of Moscow, near the famous Red Square, the brilliant Kremlin, and the legendary Bolshoi Theater.

train
Moscow
Saint Petersburg
3 hrs 30 min
Enjoy a fast connection between the Russian capitals in as little as 3.5 hours. The modern Sapsan bullet train is one of the most time-saving and high-comfort travel options with outstanding onboard amenities and comfortable seats.

Saint Petersburg

second destination
3 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 5
St. Petersburg City Tour & Folk Show
City tour
Show

After breakfast you meet your guide at the hotel lobby and go on an amazing panoramic city tour around the most cherished gems of St. Petersburg.

Day 6
Tour of the Hermitage Museum & Boat Ride
Museum
Boat ride
Following breakfast you meet your guide at the hotel lobby and go to the legendary Hermitage Museum to see its unique collection of world art. After lunch, you enjoy a private boat ride along the rivers and canals of St. Petersburg.
Day 7
Departure from St. Petersburg
Transfer

This is the final day of your amazing Moscow - St. Petersburg tour! After breakfast you check out from your hotel and your private driver takes you to the airport for your flight back home.

Grand Hotel Europe, Saint Petersburg
5

The Nevsky Prospekt is home to some of the most beautiful sites in the world. The Kazan Cathedral, the elegant Stroganov Palace, dozens of 18th-century churches with varying degrees of extravagance - and the unsurpassed hotel wonder, the five-star Grand Hotel Europe.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable 5-star hotels in Moscow (St. Regis Nikolskaya Hotel) and St. Petersburg (Belmond Grand Hotel Europe);
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Lunches and dinners according to the itinerary;
  • Executive airport transfers and business class transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Rich sightseeing tours with professional English-speaking guides;
  • Entrances fees to St. Basil's Cathedral, Tretyakov Gallery, Kremlin territory & Armoury Chamber, Moscow subway, Bunker 42, St. Isaac's Cathedral, Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Peter and Paul Fortress, Hermitage Museum & General Staff Building, Diamond Room of the Hermitage;
  • Moscow boat ride & welcome drink;
  • Folk show at the Nikolaevsky Palace;
  • Private boat ride and hydrofoil ride in St-Petersburg;
  • Business class high-speed Sapsan train tickets from Moscow to St. Petersburg;
  • 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, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

Russian visa

Russian visa

No-line admission to Russian sights

Top sights

Remarkable downtown hotels

Downtown hotels

Award-winning service

Top-notch service

 
  • Petite group size of no more than 14 people
  • Guided sightseeing tours of Moscow and St. Petersburg
  • Visit of Stalin's secret Bunker 42
  • Museums visited: Tretyakov Gallery, Kremlin Armoury Chamber, Hermitage Museum & Diamond Room
  • Folk show at the Nikolaevsky Palace
  • Boat rides in Moscow and St. Petersburg
  • 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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