Welcome to Russia
On arrival at Kazan International Airport, you will be met by our local representative and you will be transferred to the hotel.
Kazan is a city in southwest Russia, on the banks of the Volga and Kazanka rivers. The capital of the Republic of Tatarstan, a semi-autonomous region, it's known for the centuries-old Kazan Kremlin, a fortified citadel containing museums and sacred sites. Kremlin landmarks include the tiered Tower of Soyembika, the blue-and-gold domed Annunciation Cathedral and the vast, colourful Kul Sharif Mosque.
Overnight in Kazan.
Breakfast at the hotel. You will visit the historical ensemble of the Kazan Kremlin. During the tour you see the main treasures of the complex, including one of the largest mosques in Russia - the Qol Sharif Mosque, the leaning Soyembika Tower, the Annunciation Cathedral and the Governor's Palace. Later you enjoy lunch with a Tatar cuisine master class in a city restaurant followed by a nice walk around the most prominent attractions of Kazan, including the Old Tatar Quarter, the Marjani Mosque.
Breakfast at the hotel. During the tour to Raife you will see the miraculous icon of the Georgian Mother of Gog, The Trinity Cathedral, the consecrated source, the monastery bell tower, sundial. You will learn about the plight of the monastery during the Soviet era and during his recovery. Svijazhsk Island is located in the picturesque estuary of the Sviyaga river on the high hill. History of the Island is full of events that related to critical moments of national history.
Breakfast at the hotel. Today your guide will bring you to Nizhny Novgorod which is located at the confluence of two great rivers, the Volga and the Oka. Founded way back in the 13th century, the city has preserved its ancient look to this day. Walking among the main streets of Nizhny Novgorod you will see the fortress walls of the Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin, the stunning beauty of monasteries, churches, and cathedrals and visit famous Nizhny Novgorod Fair. Arriving Suzdal you will have a great opportunity to taste the legendary fresh-brewed mead while enjoying the folk show in the ancient market hall.
Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will explore the brilliant architectural complex of the Kremlin and its gem - the beautiful Chamber of the Christ, explore the ensemble of the Monastery of Saint Euthymius and visit the famous Museum of Wooden Architecture. After lunch at a local restaurant you will be transferred to Vladimir. Here you can enjoy a sightseeing tour around the town, visit the famous Cathedrals and explore the architectural complex of the city. After the tour you will be transferred to Moscow city.
Overnight in Moscow.
Sightseeing tour Moscow: You will see Kremlin and its fascinating Cathedrals, Red Square, Christ the Saviour Cathedral. We will provide you a nice opportunity for small shopping in GUM. After lunch our tour continues at Sparrow Hills, where you can enjoy panoramic view on Moscow. In the evening, we invite you to explore the beauty of night illumination of the city that never sleeps.
After breakfast. The day is free until checkout time. The driver will pick you up and drop you to the airport for your onward flight.
AED 5550/- Per person, Prices are based on twin sharing.
Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights.
Destinations: Kazan, Nizhniy Novgorod, Suzdal, Vladimir & Moscow.
The rates are subject to availability at the time of booking request. In the event if there are rate changes due to increase in Govt taxes, or hotel charges a surcharge, or BAR rates (Best available rates), we reserve the right to amend the rates without notice. The exchange rate is subject to change. Please ensure that you have secured the relevant visa / entry permits & valid passport. The best source of visa information is the embassy of the country itself.
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Please ensure that the names given to us for reservations match the names in your passport, as hotels, sightseeing tour companies are very particular about name changes. Mismatched names may result in heavy amendment penalties. We strongly recommend travel insurance as part of your package – we have excellent rates with the world’s best companies – please let us know if you wish us to add this to your package.
Economy class airfare from Dubai / Kazan-Moscow / Dubai.
4 nights accommodation in Kazan based on double room occupancy.
3 nights accommodation in Moscow based on double room occupancy.
Return airport transfers on private car.
Sightseeing tours as mentioned in the program.
Complimentary travel insurance.
All airline and hotel taxes.