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Moscow and St Petersburg WR

Visiting: Russia
Tour Duration 8 Days

Cultural Discovery Tour of Moscow and St Petersburg in Russia

On this short trip, we explore Russia's two most important cities in-depth. In Moscow, we take-in the Kremlin, the 16th century Saint Basil's Cathedral and have the chance to see Lenin's embalmed body in its Red Square mausoleum. Later, we discover the contrasting architecture of St. Petersburg, with its European influences and vast, flamboyant palaces.

Tour Highlights

  • Moscow - Explore the city's main sites, such as the Red Square, St Basil's Cathedral, Lenin's Mausoleum and the Kremlin
  • St. Petersburg - Visit the world-famous Hermitage Museum and the gargantuan Winter Palace. Soak up the culture of this stunning city with an optional visit to the ballet or opera
  • Pushkin - Visit Catherine the Great's famously opulent palace


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    Join trip in Moscow

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    Orientation tour of Moscow including the Red Square

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    Take Moscow's metro to the Kremlin

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    Free in Moscow; overnight train to St Petersburg

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    Orientation tour of St Petersburg

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    Visit to the Winter Palace and Hermitage Museum

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    Excursion to Catherine the Great's Palace at Pushkin

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    Trip ends in St Petersburg

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Moscow and St Petersburg
4.5 out of 5 based on 25 ratings. Read reviews
Included meals 6 0 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Bus, Train
6 nights Standard Hotel
1 night Simple Overnight Train
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Local Guide(s)
Group Size
Generally 12 - 18