Moscow to St Petersburg Tours


06 Nights / 07 Days
Places Covered
Moscow » Saint Petersburg

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  • Arrive Moscow, Friday

    Upon arrival to Moscow, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is to relax or perhaps begin your independent discovery of the fabled capital of Russia. Tonight, a briefing by your tour director on the interesting scenic tour that awaits you, followed by a Welcome Dinner.

  • In Moscow, Saturday

    Moscow, among the largest cities on the world, is the symbolic heart and soul of the country. Your sightseeing tour begins at Red Square, dominated by colorful St. Basil's Cathedral and by the massive red walls of the Kremlin. See the Armory Museum, with its outstanding collection of Tsarist, Russian, and foreign jewelry, armor, and other artifacts. Then walk by Moscow University. Continue with a drive along the wide boulevards and a stroll through GUM, Russia’s largest department store. Continue, on the north bank of the River Moskva, passing by baroque Novodevichy convent; ending the tour at the popular Arbat shopping district, time to shop or enjoy lunch on your own. The rest of the day is at leisure.

  • In Moscow, excursion to Sergiev Posad, Sunday

    Today we travel a trip 75 km North of Moscow, to a small town of Sergiev Posad, former Zagorsk - established in the 14th century and renowned as a center of ancient Russian art and also architecture. For centuries it served as a place of pilgrimage and also the religious capital of Russia. Within the old walled city admire the fairy tale golden and also blue domes of the Holy Trinity St. Sergius Lavra, one of one of the most beautiful of all monasteries. After lunch at a popular restaurant, return to Moscow, the rest of the day at leisure. This evening take an Optional tour Moscow by night & Subway, to see the metro stations which Stalin called “Palaces for the People.”

  • Moscow to St. Petersburg, Monday

    Time at leisure in Moscow, before transfer to railway station for our four hrs high speed Sapsan train trip to St. Petersburg. Upon arrival at the St. Petersburg train station, transfer to your hotel. Dinner at hotel. Sign up with an optional Russian Folklore evening.

  • In St. Petersburg, Tuesday

    There are not many cities in the world that can match the grace of St. Petersburg. When Peter the Great founded the city in 1703, he hired Europe's ideal architects, craftsmen, as well as artists to develop and enhance it. Spread over 100 islands and connected by over 600 bridges, it is often referred as the "Venice of the North." Today the main sites to be gone to are Palace Square with the Winter Months Royal Residence, Us Senate Square with the monolith to Russian Emperor Peter the Great, the founder of the city, St. Isaac's Square with St. Isaac's Cathedral, Smolny Cathedral, Cruiser Aurora, Area of Mars, as well as Nevsky Prospect. Visit also Peter and also Paul Fortress; built in 1703 on a little island, it was meant to protect the city from enemy attacks. Visit Peter and also Paul Cathedral, which towers in the center of the fortress served as the burial place for Russian Emperors from Peter I. Your evening is free or joins an optional Evening Canal Cruise.

  • In St. Petersburg, Wednesday

    This morning you'll make a highlight check out to the world-famous Hermitage, housing more than four million masterpieces. It rates amongst one of the largest and also oldest museums of the world, founded in 1764 by Catherine the Great. Admire the world-famous masterpieces by Leonardo da Vinci, Rafael, Titian, Rembrandt, ElGreco, Velasquez, Rubens, Van Dyck, Goya, as well as French Impressionists. The Hermitage occupies five buildings; the largest is the winter palace, the former residence of Russian Emperors. Spend the remainder of the day at leisure checking out the city by yourself or possibly you might choose to take an optional scenic tour to Petrodvorets, Peterhof Summer Palace of Peter the Great. Tonight join your fellow travelers in a farewell dinner.

  • Depart St. Petersburg, Thursday

    After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your departure flight.


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Moscow St Petersburg Tour Packages

Moscow St Petersburg Tour Package Details
Tour Name: Moscow St Petersburg Tour
Tour Starting From: Moscow
Tour Duration: 06 Nights / 07 Days
Destinations Covered: Moscow » Saint Petersburg
Best Time to Visit: Early June

Tours to Moscow and St Petersburg from India

Russia has so much interesting stuff to offer for its tourists. If you want to see Russia at its fullest then you need weeks as well as weeks to experience and enjoy beauties here. Lively people of Russia welcome every period and also festivity with full passion. Their colorful celebrations make every day seems like a special event in Russia.

Welcome to Moscow & St. Petersburg - Russia's most legendary cities that define the past, present and future of world's biggest country! Our tours to Moscow and also St. Petersburg are best in class and always come with our signature service, best guides of two capitals and smooth logistics. Travel to Russia with a peace of mind and enjoy premium travel experience.

How to get to Moscow from India?

The best way for those looking exactly how to go to Moscow from India is to take a nonstop flight from Delhi (DEL) to Moscow (SVO). Connecting flights are also available from Mumbai as well as Kolkata among other cities in India.

The distance from India to Moscow is about 4,344 kilometers and it may take up to 12 hrs for a connecting flight to finish the trip. The flight duration for a direct flight is less than 7 hrs. If one wishes to go for a Moscow tour from India or desires to see the city of Moscow, then flights to Moscow is the best option. There are more than 280 flights that operate on a regular basis from India's major cities, namely Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai and Hyderabad among other cities, to Moscow. However, there are only two straight flights from India to Moscow, both of which leave from New Delhi.

Is Moscow and St Petersburg safe to travel?

As a whole, Russia is a safe country, specifically if you're traveling as a tourist to large cities (such as Moscow, St. Petersburg, Vladivostok, etc.) or if you are making the Trans-Siberian route. However, there are a number of risk areas in Russia, which is advisable not to travel to: The border with Ukraine.

For many travellers, visiting Russia is a journey of a lifetime. Therefore, if you do make it to Russia and also are arriving here in Moscow or St Petersburg, it would be a pity to see one as well as not the various others. These 2 major cities are well connected, as well as both have something unique to share.

Why Visit Moscow, Russia

Your tour will take you to Moscow, the capital of Russia as well as both Europe and Russia's largest city with a population of over 12 million. Moscow has a rich history dating back to medieval times. World events have been shaped below. You will learn about Moscow's history during the period of the reign of the Grand Duchy of Moscow, the Russian Empire and the Soviet period. Home to practically twelve as well as a fifty percent million spirits, Moscow is many points to many peoples, and everybody finds their own reasons to visit and to keep coming back to the city.

Why should you visit St Petersburg?

St. Petersburg is one of the most beautiful as well as romantic cities in the world. It is the former capital of Imperial Russia, as well as was house to the Russian Tsars for over 200 years. Established in 1703 by Peter the Great, the city sits on the banks of the majestic Neva River as well as the Gulf of Finland. Saint Petersburg is renowned for the essential function it has played in the advancement of Russia and the Russian Revolution as well as its artistic and cultural significance.

The city was home to such eminent figures such as Catherine the Great, Tsar Pavel, Nicholas II the last Tsar and Rasputin, Dostoevsky, Pushkin, Gogol & more. St. Petersburg is Russia's second largest city with a population of over 6 million. The city is extremely stunning with lots of canals and also attractive palaces. St. Petersburg also houses the Hermitage Museum containing one of the world's biggest collections of art. Invite to St. Petersburg, this most beautiful and mysterious of cities.

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Welcome to these 2 excellent cities of Russia. Your Moscow to St. Petersburg tour will give you important insights right into Russia's history, its art and also most importantly its culture and people. We are sure you will have an unforgettable stay with us!