Experience the treasures of Russian culture, history and architecture on this 8-day journey—wander picturesque towns older than Moscow and marvel at Orthodox frescoes and golden domes. An expert CEO will lead the way and locals will uncover what was hidden behind the Iron Curtain for years. Visit the Kremlin in Moscow and contemplate European masterpieces in St Petersburg’s Hermitage. The graceful cathedrals of St Petersburg coupled with the grandeur of Moscow are just waiting to be discovered in this glimpse of Russia.
Kremlin and Armoury guided tour (Moscow). Kremlin tour (Suzdal). Church visits (Yuriev Polski). Kremlin visit (Rostov). Yaroslavl guided tour. St Petersburg walking tour. Catherine’s Palace and Gardens visit (Pushkin). All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
7 breakfasts, 1 dinner. (Allow USD160-250 for meals not included.)
Hotels (5 nts), guesthouse (1 nt), sleeper train (1 nt).
Private van, public bus, train, metro
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
Small group experience; Max 15, avg 10