Moscow & St. Petersburg

Moscow & St. Petersburg
In Moscow’s Red Square gaze up at the vibrant conical roofs and distinctive onion domes of Saint Basil’s Cathedral. Hop on an overnight train through Russia’s vast landscape to discover St. Petersburg’s imperial history, crystalline canals, and Winter Palace.
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Day 1 Start tour
Day 2 Privyet Moscow
Meet your tour director and check into hotel
Day 3 Moscow landmarks
Moscow guided sightseeing tour
Kremlin visitRed SquareSquare of CathedralsSt. Basil's Cathedral visitIvan's Bell Tower
Optional  Moscow Circus performance  $145
Details: Moscow guided sightseeing tour
Step into the city of fortified citadels, onion domed churches, historical squares and a checkered past. Begin your tour in the center of all Russia, the Red Square. Wander through this bustling Russian marketplace and stop to gaze up at the breathtakingly colorful onion domes of St. Basil’s Cathedral. Tour the Kremlin, a historic fortified complex with four palaces and four cathedrals, and see Ivan the Great Bell Tower and Cathedral Square.
Day 4 Moscow
Day 5 Moscow--St. Petersburg
Travel to St. Petersburg via high-speed Sapsan train
Details: Armory Palace Museum visit
Visit the oldest and richest museum in the Moscow Kremlin, the Armory Palace Museum. Wander around the expansive halls to gaze on the sparkling Imperial Crown of Russia, the impressive ivory throne of Ivan the Terrible and thousands of other priceless artifacts from Russia’s past.
Day 6 St. Petersburg landmarks
St. Petersburg guided sightseeing tour
Hermitage Museum visitPeter and Paul Fortress visitWinter Palace visit
Details: St. Petersburg guided sightseeing tour
One of Russia's former capitals, this city rivals Paris or Venice for its romantic image. Dating from the beginning of the 18th-century it was built to the exact specifications ordered by Peter the Great. The city is home to many museums, galleries, palaces, impressive squares and streets. Your sightseeing tour of this beautiful city shows you Nevsky Prospect, Palace Square, St. Isaacs Cathedral and the battle-cruiser Aurora. After lunch, tour the Hermitage museum, the former Palace of the Czars, which houses the royal art collection with over three million works of art. It is one of the largest and most impressive art museums in the world.
Day 7 Petrodvorets
Day 8 St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg city walk
Nevsky ProspectAlexander Nevsky Monastery visitTikhvin Cemetery
Details: St. Petersburg city walk
St Petersburg, Petrograd, Leningrad, while the name of this great city has changed over the years its importance in Russia has not. Walk down Nevsky Prospekt, the main street in St Petersburg, to get a true feel of this westernmost Russian city. With its relatively low cityscape, winding canals and well-preserved buildings, St Petersburg is a modern city with a medieval feel. See the Alexander Nevsky Lavra, founded in 1710 by Peter the Great, and home to relics of Alexander Nevsky patron-saint of the St Petersburg, and the Tikhvin Cemetery.
Day 9 End tour

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    Day 9 Start extension to Finland
    Travel to Tallinn
    Tallinn guided sightseeing tour
    City Hall visitHermann TowerOld TownParliament
    Details: Tallinn guided sightseeing tour
    Take a tour of the capital city of Estonia on the banks of the Gulf of Finland. Walk through over 850 years of history in the narrow cobbled streets, old stone walls and towers of Tallinn’s Old Town and see the best preserved medieval town hall in Northern Europe.
    Day 10 Tallinn--Helsinki
    Ferry to Helsinki
    Helsinki guided sightseeing tour
    Temppeliauko Church visitCity Museum visitSibelius MonumentParliament House
    Details: Helsinki guided sightseeing tour
    Tour the Temppeliaukio Church, an oddly shaped round structure that was built into rock and fitted with a glazed dome roof to allow natural sunlight in. Then visit City Museum to learn about the history of the city and see Finland’s Parliament House.
    Day 11 End tour
    Tour Includes:
    • Round-trip airfare
    • 7 overnight stays (9 with extension) in hotels with private bathrooms
    • Breakfast and dinner daily
    • Full-time services of a professional Tour Director
    • Guided sightseeing tours & city walks as per itinerary
    • Visit to select attractions as per itinerary
    • Tour Diary™
    • Note: On arrival day only dinner is provided; on departure day, only breakfast is provided
    • Note: Tour cost does not include airline-imposed baggage fees, or fees for any required passport or visa. Please visit our Fees FAQ page for a full list of items that may not be included in the cost of your tour.

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