St. Basil'scathedral, Moscow Tour
6 Nights / 7 Days
Destination Covered : Moscow, Saint Petersburg
Tour Themes : Adventure, Heritage, Hill Stations & Valleys, Winter
Moscow and Saint Petersburg Tour Itinerary
Upon Your Arrival in Moscow, Our Representative Will Greet You At the Airport, , Who Will Drop You to Your Hotel and Help You Check In. the Rest of the Day is Free to Rest or to Spend At Leisure.
Moscow City Tour: the City Tour is a 4 Hour Tour of Moscow By Bus. This is a Half-day Orientation Tour that Will Take You Around the City and Cover Moscow’s Landmarks. We Will Stop for Approximately 10-20 Minutes At
each Place. This is a Complimentary Orientation Tour and Does Not Include Any Entry Tickets. The Tour Covers the Famous Park of Victory, the 16th Century New Maiden Convent, Sparrow Hills (for a Beautiful View of the City!), Moscow State University and Christ the Saviour Cathedral- One of the Most Imposing and Controversial Buildings in Russia. We Will Stop At the City Center for a Quick Visit to the Red Square, Where the Colourful St. Basil’s Cathedral is Located. This Cathedral Has Shaped the Identity of Russia for Years! the State Universal Mega Mall is Located Very Close to the City Center and is a Great Place to Shop the Famous Brands. The Kremlin is also Located in the City Center and is Home to the President and the Famous Armoury Chamber. Across the Street is the Stunning Bolshoi Theatre, Where the Popular Ballet- Swan Lake, Originated. Experience the Russian Circus in the Evening Which is Famous for Its Extraordinary Performances - It Features Some Great Acts and Should Be Visited with Kids Who Will have the Opportunity to Visit the Backstage Area to Feed the Circus Animals and Click Photographs with Nikulin's Favorite Monkey. Your Visit to the Russian Circus Will Be Arranged On Day 1 or Day 2
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and head for the Kremlin - A well-preserved structure is the center of Russian state and religious power. Here, you find medieval churches and the Armoury, one of Russia’s best museums. While the Kremlin in an architectural delight, a visit to the Armoury museum is a visual treat where you would find well preserved treasures of the Russian Royalty. Among the many exhibits you can see the carriages and dresses from the 19th century and an impressive collection of headpieces that includes some gorgeous crowns and tiaras. The visit takes around 3 hours and includes transfers in a private vehicle.
Experience the Moscow Metro – Taking the Moscow Metro is like walking through a national heritage site. Depending on where you get off, you will get to see unique pieces of Russian architecture
Your visit to The Kremlin and Moscow Metro will be arranged on Day 2 or Day 3
Sapsan: After An Early Breakfast At the Hotel, You Will Be Escorted to the Railway Station for Your High-speed Sapsan Train to Saint Petersburg. The Train Journey is An Approximate Duration of 4 Hours. You Will Be Greeted By Our Tour Guide Right Outside Your Train Compartment, and Will Be Escorted to the Hotel for a Prompt Check In. The Rest of the Day is At Leisure for You to Discover the City On Your Own.
City Tour: this is a Half Day Orientation Tour that Will Take You Around the City and to the Famous Stops and Buildings of St. Petersburg. Each Stop Will Be Approximately 10-25 Minutes, Allowing You Enough Time
to Take Pictures or Learn More About the Monuments. Entry Tickets are Not Included in the City Tour.
The City Tour Will Cover the Main Street Located in the Heart of the City: Nevskiy Avenue; Along with the Bronze
horseman: a Monument of Emperor Peter I, Who Opened the Window to Europe for Russia. Peter and Paul’s Fortress, Blood of the Savior Cathedral and the Majestic Isaac Cathedral Will also Be Covered in the Tour. We Will Cross the Palace Bridge, Mars Field and Hermitage Museum among Others.boat Cruise On Neva River - a City Built Over 42 Islands, St. Petersburg is Surroundedby Water and Interlaced with a Complex Web of Rivers, Canals and Channels that Seemto Bind the City Together, While also Marking the Borders of Its Different Districts Andneighborhoods. St. Petersburg's Low Rise Classical Architecture Means that Great Vistas of the City are Often Visible from the Water, and Therefore An Essential Part of Any Exploration of the City is to Get Out in a Boat and Cruise the Rivers and Canals of St.petersburg. The Boat Cruise Will Be Arranged On Day 5 or Day 6
The Hermitage State Museum - for Those Wanting a Greater Insight Into Russian Culture and History, the Hermitage's Extensive Collection of Artworks Literally Paints a Picture of the Nation's Captivating Past. In Fact It's One of the Largest and Oldest Museums in the World!
the Catherine Palace is Named After Catherine I, the Wife of Peter the Great, Who Ruled Russia for Two Years After Her Husband's Death.
The Blue-and-white Baroque Palace, Sometimes Dubbed the Pushkin Palace, with the Gold and Marble Interiors is Spectacularly Coated in Amber and Mirror.the Collection of the Palace Includes a Large Number of Precious Works of Art, such as Furniture, Porcelain, Statues, Canvases, Etc., Including Personal Belongings of Russian Emperors and Members of Their Families
during the Palace Excursion You Will Get to Know About the Mysterious History the Amber Room and See Its Splendid Interiors, Designed By Eminent Architects and Recently Restored. You Will Enjoy the Result of Restoration Works Performed By Skilled Masters, Who Needed all Their Professionalism to Recreate the Eighth Wonder of the World !!
your Trip to the Hermitage Museum and Catherine Palace Will Be Arranged On Day 5 or Day 6
Enjoy Breakfast At the Hotel. Later Head to the Airport for Your Return Flight. Fly Back Home Safe!
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