Tour duration: 11 days / 10 nights
Route: Moscow to St. Petersburg
Price from: $3,598 + FREE FLIGHTS
Day 1: Arrival in Moscow
Welcome to Moscow - the fabulous capital of Russia!
Day 2: Visit to the Kremlin & Moscow City Tour
In the morning you go on a guided tour of the Kremlin and visit the famous Armoury Chamber. Later you stroll through the beautiful Red Sqaure and take a photo stop near the colorful St. Basil's Cathedral. The rest of the day is free. Breakfast and lunch are included.
Day 3: Visit to the Tretyakov Gallery & Metro Ride
Today you have a guided tour of the Tretyakov Gallery and take a short Moscow Subway ride. After the tour you are transferred to the river port to board the MS Volga Dream. Breakfast and dinner are included.
Day 4: Uglich Sightseeing Tour
Today you arrive in Uglich and have a guided city tour that includes visits to the famous Church of St. Dmitry-on-Blood and the St. John's Church where you enjoy a fascinating concert of choral music. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served on board.
Day 5: Yaroslavl City Tour
During Yaroslavl guided tour you explore the Spassky Monastery, visit the wonderful Church of Elijah the Prophet and participate in a costumed reception at the governor's house. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served on board.
Day 6: Goritsy Sightseeing Tour
Today you arrive in Goritsy and have a guided tour that includes a visit to the Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery that houses one of the greatest collections of Russian icons in the world. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served on board.
Day 7: Tour of Kizhi Island
During Kizhi walking tour you explore its famous Pogost including the dazzling 22-domed Transfiguration Church, beautiful windmills and ancient Russian wooden houses. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served on board.
Day 8: Mandrogi Walking Tour
Today you have some free time to explore the village of Mandrogi. You can stroll around beautifully-decorated wooden houses, experience the traditional crafts of the Russian countryside and buy some authentic Russian souvenirs. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served on board.
Day 9: Visit to the Hermitage & St. Petersburg City Tour
In the morning you arrive in St. Petersburg and have a guided tour to the legendary Hermitage Museum. Later you enjoy a panoramic city tour that includes a visit to the Peter and Paul Fortress. After the tour you are transferred to your luxurious 5-star hotel. Breakfast and lunch are included.
Day 10: Trip to Peterhof
Today you travel to the outskirts of St. Petersburg to explore the former summer residence of Russian tsars - Peterhof. During the tour you visit the famous Grand Palace and take a walk in the beautiful Lower Park. The rest of the day is free. Breakfast at the hotel is included.
Day 11: Departure from St. Petersburg
This is the final day of your amazing Moscow - St. Petersburg cruise. After breakfast your driver transfers you to the airport for your flight back home. Breakfast at the hotel is included.
Not included: optional tours and services, gratuities and all personal expenses.
NOTE: In case you prefer not to include flights to your package, we will exclude airfares from the final price of your cruise.
*Free flights for 2018 departures: a $900 / person credit will be provided for international flights from major hub airports that have direct links with Moscow and Saint Petersburg, including NYC in North America, London, Paris, Amsterdam and Frankfurt in Europe, Johannesburg in Africa, Beijing, Hong Kong and Shanghai in Asia, Abu Dhabi and Dubai in the Middle East for 2018 departures.
STANDARD TWIN - FROM 3,598 USD
SUPERIOR TWIN - FROM 4,179 USD
DELUXE DOUBLE - FROM 4,598 USD
DELUXE TWIN - FROM 4,798 USD
JUNIOR SUITE - FROM 5,598 USD
DELUXE JUNIOR - FROM 6,696 USD
OWNER'S SUITE - FROM 7,598 USD
STANDARD SINGLE - FROM 5,998 USD
The ship had outstanding staterooms, fantastic food, competent and friendly staff, and interesting and entertaining tours. There were opera singers and a string quartet on board for delightful entertainment each night.
- Charles Bennett
Having been in many different parts of the world and having experienced much of what the world has to offer I must commend you on your choice of staff on board the vessel.
- Desmond Marais
The trip exceeded our expectations--convenience and cleanliness of the ship, size and comfort of our cabin. quality and excellence of the food, welcome and guidance of our English-speaking tour guide Olga, and outstanding shore excursions
- Robert Stenger
The cruise was most enjoyable and fulfilled our expectations – and having a suite made the voyage even more enjoyable. All travel arrangements worked well, the hotel we had in St Petersburg was excellent and transfers worked well. Altogether it was a magnificent trip.
- Don Logan
Although we have been to China, Singapore, the Far East and of course numerous trips to Europe, including cruises on the Rhine etc. However, the visit to beautiful Russia excels them all.
- Simon Salo