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  • 12 days / 11 nights
  • Availability: May 19’ - Sep 19’
  • Min People : 2
Tour Details

Price Includes

  • Nights in Kazan
  • Nights in Yekaterinburg
  • Nights in Novosibirsk
  • Nights in Irkutsk
  • English speaking guide throughout the circuit
  • Breakfasts (according to the itinerary)
  • Lunches (according to the itinerary)
  • Train tickets (economy class) between cities
  • Transportation services during visits and transfers (car / minivan / minibus)
  • Visits in Kazan: Kremlin, Sviyazhsk
  • Visits in Yekaterinburg: Ganina Yama, Geological Museum, Presidential Center Boris Yeltsin, Viewpoint from the Vysotsky building
  • Visits in Novosibirsk: Museum of railway technique (Akademgorodok)
  • Visits in Irkutsk: Museum of the Lake Baikal, Museum of wooden architecture Taltsy

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All Prices Include

  • Transfers in and out
  • 4 Nights in Moscow in 4* or 5* Hotel
  • 3 Nights in Saint Petersburg in 4* or 5* Hotel
  • 7 breakfasts (according to the itinerary)
  • Ticket for high-speed train « Sapsan »
  • English speaking guide throughout the circuit
  • City tour of Moscow
  • Guided tour of the Moscow metro
  • City tour of Saint Petersburg
  • Visit to the Peter and Paul Fortress
  • Entrance tickets to the mentioned places

Base Price Includes

  • 2 lunches (according to the itinerary)

Full Price Includes

  • 5 lunches (according to the itinerary)
  • Visit to the Kremlin and its Cathedrals
  • Visit to Sergiyev Posad
  • Visit to the Hermitage museum
  • Visit to Peterhof (Palace and Lower Park)

Guaranted Departures

Moscow

May 13
July 01, 15, 29
August 12, 26
September 02
Itinerary

Day 1Moscow

Breakfast. Check-out from the hotel. Free day. Evening transfer to the train station. Night train to Kazan (the train No024М, 23:08-10:45 or similar).

Day 2Kazan

Arrival to Kazan – the ancient capital of the Tartars, located on the banks of the Volga River, capital of the Republic of Tatarstan. During the excursion you will visit the most interesting and ancient sightseeing in Kazan: Old-Tatar Sloboda, the Kaban Lake with its picturesque views, merchant houses, the old mosque of XVIII century. You will hear legends and stories of Tatar people, walk
along the old Kazan and visit the monastery, where the miraculous Kazan Icon of the Mother of God is kept. Lunch in one of the city restaurants with master class “Secrets of Tatar Cuisine”.
Walking excursion to KAZAN KREMLIN will not leave anyone indifferent. Kazan Kremlin is the object of UNESCO which walls united two religions – Moslem (Legendary Kuhl Sharif Mosque) and Orthodox (Annunciation Cathedral). You will touch the walls of SUYUMBIKE falling tower.
Transfer to the hotel and accommodation.

Day 3Kazan

Breakfast. Excursion to the city island SVIYAZHSK with lunch. On the way to the island you will see the Temple of all Religions. The history of the city began on May 24, in 1551, when Ivan the Terrible decided to build on the island a wooden fortress. It took only four weeks. Sviyazhsk became a base supporting Russian troops in the war against the Kazan Khanate.
The island has unique historical and cultural monuments, such as Assumption Monastery of the Blessed Virgin, Sviazhsky Cathedral, John the Baptist Monastery which has the Trinity Church on its territory – the only remaining building from wooden Sviyazhsk. Through many centuries Sviyazhsk has been remaining a Russian Orthodox shrine.
Transfer to the train station. Train to Yekaterinburg (the train is No378 20:08-12:22 or similar).

Day 4Yekaterinburg

Arrival to Yekaterinburg. It’s a city of great importance of the Russian Federation, located on the east-side the Ural mountains, which serve as a natural border. It was named after the wife of Tsar Peter the Great, Yekaterina, who later became empress Catherine I. Yekaterinburg became an industrial center of the country. After the Russian revolution in 1917 the last Russian Tsar Nicholas II, his wife Alexandra and their children were executed by the Bolsheviks in the Ipatiev House in the city. Lunch in a local restaurant. Transfer to the hotel and accommodation. During the sightseeing tour you’ll see the neoclassic buildings of the town and the Obelisk which marks the Europe-Asia border.

Day 5Yekaterinburg

Breakfast. Check out from the hotel. We’ll continue our tour of the city with the visit to the Geological Museum with its amazing collection of the meteorites; “Ganina Yama” – the place where the bodies of the members of the last Russian royal family were thrown after the assassination; the Presidential Center Boris Yeltsin and the panoramic view from the Vysotsky building. Lunch. Free time to buy some snacks and drinks for the train trip. Transfer to the train station. Train to Novosibirsk (the train is No056, 21:41-19:48 or similar).

Day 6Novosibirsk

Arrival to Novosibirsk. It’s the third biggest city of Russia, after Moscow and St. Petersburg, with 1,511,000 citizens. It’s located on the south-west of the Siberian Federal District on the banks of the Ob River. It has the largest train station of the Trans-Siberian railway route. The name of the city means “the new city of Siberia”. Between 1893 and 1925 it was known as Novonikolaevsk named after the Tsar Nicholas II. Nowadays Novosibirsk is known as the mayor scientific center of Russia. Transfer to the hotel and accommodation.

Day 7Novosibirsk

Breakfast. Check out from the hotel. Visit to the Akademgorodok (academic village). Located 30 km south of the city center, it is the educational and scientific centre of Siberia, with an impressive amount of research and education facilities. Lunch. We’ll continue with the panoramic tour during which you will see the Red Street, the Lenin Square, the largest opera and ballet theater
in Russia (surpassing even Moscow’s famous Bolshoi Theater), the St. Nicholas chapel which served as a symbolic center of the Russian Empire, St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral which is considered one of the finest examples of the architecture of the Russian Orthodox Church and also the largest library in Siberia. A visit to the central market is also planned. Free time. Transfer to the train station for the night train to Krasnoyarsk. (the train is No056, 20:39 – 08:54 or similar)

Day 8Krasnoyarsk

Arrival to Krasnoyarsk and visit to the Natural Reserve Stolby. It is expected to walk some 3km, but this tour will be worth of such efforts. You will enjoy the panoramic views and guides’ stories about the natural reserve, which is a proud of Krasnoyarsk. Picnic lunch in the reserve or in the restaurant. In the afternoon, continue driving by the forest road and reach the observation point called “Tsar Fish”. Afterwards, you will make a stop on the quay in Divnogorsk and near the Krasnoyarsk Hydro Power station, which is the second biggest Hydro Power station in Russia. In the evening return to the hotel and accommodation.

Day 9Krasnoyarsk

Breakfast. You will take the morning city tour of Krasnoyarsk, including Mira square with outstanding view of Yenissey River, monument to Andrew Dubenskoy, Karaulnaya hill from where you can see the whole city spreading in front of your eyes. You will also visit Paraskeva Pyatnitsa chapel and walk along the old streets, before we transfer you to the train station for onward train heading to Irkutsk (the planned train is No070, 14:41-10:43 or similar).

Day 10Irkutsk

Arrival in Irkutsk. During the city sightseeing tour you’ll be taken to see the historical center, the monument to the discoverers of Siberia, the church of the Apparition of the Virgin, the main street of Irkutsk, the monument to the Tsar Alexander III, you’ll walk along the quay of the Angara River. Lunch at the local restaurant. After lunch you continue with the visit of the tourist district of wooden houses. Transfer to the hotel, accommodation and free evening.

Day 11Irkutsk

Breakfast. Tour to the village Listvianka which is located on the shore of Lake Baikal about 70 km from Irkutsk. On our way we’ll visit the open-air museum of wooden architecture. Arrival to Listvianka and lunch (including Baikal fi sh). During the sightseeing tour through the village you’ll visit the Chaman-stone, the place where the Angara River is born; you’ll take the chairlift to the viewpoint; visit the museum of Lake Baikal and the souvenir and fi sh market. Return to Irkutsk and accommodation.

Day 12Irkutsk

Breakfast, transfer to the airport.

*Cancellation without expenses is possible 45 days before departure.

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Why Book With Us?

  • Possibility to add custom activities
  • No limit to the number of visitors
  • Customer care available 24/7
  • Handling of invitations for visas

You Got a Question or Want to Customize the Tour?

Do not hesitate to give us a call. We’ll be happy to answer your questions. We are also ready to adapt the tour to your specific needs.

+7 (812) 403-00-83

amparus@amparus.ru