For guests from India
With vaccination in progress both in India and Russia it is possible to visit Moscow and St. Petersburg in the 2021 travel season! As there are two flights a week between Delhi and Moscow nowadays, we are happy to offer you the tour of THE CAPITALS OF RUSSIA. In six days you will be able to see the highlights of Moscow and St. Petersburg.
THE CAPITALS OF RUSSIA:
PETERSBURG – MOSCOW
6 days / 5 nights
Day 1 Monday MOSCOW – ST PETERSBURG
Today you arrive in Moscow and take a local flight to St. Petersburg. Upon arrival in St. Petersburg, you will be transferred to an Indian restaurant for lunch. After lunch you will have a guided city sightseeing tour during which you will see Nevsky Prospect, the Square of Fine Arts, Peter and Paul Fortress, Isaac’s Square, and other famous sights. The tour will end at your hotel.
Day 2 Tuesday ST PETERSBURG
You will start this day with an excursion to Peterhof, the Russian Versailles, located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland, a former official royal summer residence, where you will have a guided tour the Grand Palace and the Lower Park, the elaborate grounds featuring over 150 fountains, among which you will see the breathtaking Great Cascade, the largest fountain ensemble in the world.
In the afternoon you will visit the Hermitage Museum, where you will see the Winter Palace, the former winter residence of the Russian Tsars with its magnificent reception rooms and the highlights of the Western European collection.
Day 3 Wednesday ST PETERSBURG
After breakfast you will go to Peter and Paul Fortress, the birthplace of the city, and visit St. Peter and Paul’s Cathedral, the burial place of all Russian Emperors from Peter the Great to Nicholas II. In the afternoon we will take you to the Galeria Shopping Mall.
Day 4 Thursday ST PETERSBURG – MOSCOW
This morning you will depart for Moscow by the Sapsan Express train. Upon arrival in Moscow, you will have lunch in an Indian restaurant. Then you will have a city tour, during which you will see Tverskaya Street, panoramic views of the Kremlin, observation platform on Sparrow Hills and other famous sights. The tour will end at your hotel.
Day 5 Friday MOSCOW
This morning you will be taken for a guided visit to the Kremlin, the heart of Moscow and the headquarters of the Russian President. You will see the Tsar Bell and Tsar Cannon and visit one of the Kremlin cathedrals. Then you will walk across Red Square, where you will see Lenin Mausoleum, St.Basil’s Cathedral and GUM department store. You will end this day by a tour of Moscow metro, world famous for its interior decoration.
Day 6 Saturday MOSCOW
After breakfast you will visit the Space Museum, where you will see the first artificial satellite, space dog safety module, space suits, Soyuz spaceship, Mir space station module, moon rover and many others. This day you will say good-bye to Russia and will be transferred to the airport. In the evening we will take you to the airport.
The price per person in a twin room starts from 468 USD.
The price includes:
- Bus and English-speaking guide according to the itinerary
- Entrance tickets to Peter and Paul Cathedral, Peterhof Grand Palace and Park, Hermitage Museum (main complex), Kremlin grounds with one cathedral, Space Museum, Moscow Metro
- 2 lunches in Indian restaurants
- 2nd class Sapsan train ticket
- 3 nights’ accommodation with breakfast and taxes included in the Oktyabr’skaya Hotel in St. Petersburg
- 2 nights’ accommodation with breakfast and taxes included in the Azimut Olympic hotel in Moscow
To book this tour and/or find out more, please, contact us.