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Bestselling tour to Russia's Two Capitals
8 days, 7 nights from £945 exl flights
Bucket list journey to Moscow and St Petersburg
Develop an understanding and appreciation of the two capitals of Russia which would remain impossible without experiencing them in person. Embrace Moscow for its intriguing history and spectacular architecture and St Petersburg for its sparkling waterways and unrivalled elegance. The enigmatic capital, Moscow, and its younger sibling, the graceful St Petersburg, are without doubt two of Russia’s greatest possessions.
To allow you to experience their sheer opulence, incredible history and endless examples of world class art, architecture and fashion, IntoRussia has combined these two accessible cities in our most popular tour, packed with exciting excursions
- Introduction to your journey
- Your Itinerary
- Departures and Prices
- What's Included
- Booking Conditions
MOSCOW • ST PETERSBURG
TWO CAPITALS TOUR
|DAY 1, FLY TO MOSCOW|
On arrival in Russia’s capital you will be met by our driver and transferred to your hotel in the city centre. Relax or begin your adventure with independent exploration.
|DAY 2, MOSCOW|
After breakfast at the hotel, your guide will meet you at reception for out –of-city excursion to Gorki Leninskie. In Lenin’s later years, he and his family spent time at the 1830s Murozov manor house, set on lovely wooded grounds, 32km southeast of the capital. Designed by Fyodor Shekhtel, it now houses a Lenin museum, where you can see a re-creation of Lenin’s Kremlin office, as well as his vintage Rolls-Royce – one of only 15 such automobiles in the world.
|DAY 3, MOSCOW|
Today you tour the mighty Moscow Kremlin grounds, a true political landmark. Included is a visit to the Armoury where you can find the largest collection of Fabergé eggs in the world and 9 halls of unique treasures and thousands of exhibits.
|DAY 4, MOSCOW - ST PETERSBURG|
After breakfast at the hotel, check-out and be ready with your luggage. Your guide will take you to the world-famous Tretyakov Art Gallery - the magnificent collection of paintings of Russian and foreign artists.
|DAY 5, ST PETERSBURG|
Get your bearings on a morning city tour and explore the best of Russia’s former capital. Explore onward to the Peter and Paul Fortress and uncover its intriguing history.
|DAY 6, ST PETERSBURG|
|Today is the day of great experiences: you will visit the Treasury of the world culture - the Hermitage. Stand back and surround yourself with one of the world’s largest art collections and view masterpieces from all time greats including Da Vinci, Monet and Michelangelo.|
|DAY 7, ST PETERSBURG|
Let’s leave St Petersburg for a while and take an out of town excursion to the picturesque village of Pushkin to admire the golden domes and the Amber Room of Catherine’s Palace.
|DAY 8, ST PETERSBURG|
|Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before transferring to the airport for your flight home as you wave goodbye to Russia, until next time!|
Please note that our local partners reserve the right to change hotels to similar hotels of the same standard and change the order of excursions.
Two Capitals Tour Departures and Prices
If you are a group, want to add on extra days or excursions, or are looking for a little more independence, contact our Destination Experts for a tailor-made package
* Please note that we use live currency update, price may slightly fluctuate daily
** Prices are per person, based on the best availble indirect flight option at the time of publishing. Please contact us to confirm price and availability as the flight prices may fluctuate throughout seasons
*** Two Capitals Tour is available with departures from any city in the UK and worldwide
**** These are guaranteed departure tours operated in conjunction with our Russian partners and are not exclusive to IntoRussia clients. They operate with a minimum of 2 persons. Please note that our local partners reserve the right to change hotels to similar hotels of the same standard and change the order of excursions.
|TOUR DATES 2018||PRICES PER PERSON STARTING FROM|
|SINGLE ROOM |
|August||25 to 1 Sept||MEDIUM SEASON||1072.56 £||1372.56 £||316.38 £|
|1 to 8||1072.56 £||1372.56 £||316.38 £|
|8 to 15||1072.56 £||1372.56 £||316.38 £|
|15 to 22||1072.56 £||1372.56 £||316.38 £|
|22 to 29||1072.56 £||1372.56 £||316.38 £|
|29 to 6 Oct|| |
|1004.9 £||1304.9 £||257.79 £|
|6 to 13||1004.9 £||1304.9 £||257.79 £|
|13 to 20||1004.9 £||1304.9 £||257.79 £|
|20 to 27|| |
|971.07 £||1271.07 £||210.92 £|
|27 to 3 Nov||971.07 £||1271.07 £||210.92 £|
|3 to 10||971.07 £||1271.07 £||210.92 £|
|17 to 24||971.07 £||1271.07 £||210.92 £|
|1 to 8||971.07 £||1271.07 £||210.92 £|
|22 to 29||971.07 £||1271.07 £||210.92 £|
Included in the price:
- Return international indirect flights from London
- All Airport taxes and security charges
- Arrival and departure transfers
- Accommodation at the Moscow Novotel Hotel (Moscow) & Radisson Sonya Hotel (St Petersburg), or similar on bed and breakfast basis
- High speed train tickets in 2-class compartments from Moscow to St Petersburg
- Sightseeing with English-speaking guides as specified
- Entrance fees on excursions, except city tour and Moscow Metro
- Meals as specified in the itinerary
- Full Russian visa support
Excluded from the price:
- Tickets to Moscow Metro
- Russian visa fees paid directly to the Consulate
- Travel insurance
- Regional add-ons
Please note that a deposit is paid on this tour - please enquire at the booking stage
These are guaranteed departure tours operated in conjunction with our Russian partners and are not exclusive to IntoRussia clients. They operate with a minimum of 2 persons. Please note that our local partners reserve the right to change hotels to similar hotels of the same standard and change the order of excursions.