Welcome to Russia
On arrival at St. Petersburg International Airport you will be met by our local representative and you will be transferred to the hotel.
St. Petersburg is a Russian port city on the Baltic Sea. It was the imperial capital for 2 centuries, having been founded in 1703 by Peter the Great, subject of the city's iconic “Bronze Horseman” statue. It remains Russia's cultural center, with venues such as the Mariinsky Theatre hosting opera and ballet, and the State Russian Museum showcasing Russian art, from Orthodox icon paintings to Kandinsky works.
In the evening, we invite you to watch the famous drawbridge.
Overnight in St. Petersburg.
Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will explore the beauty of "Northern Venice ". During the tour you will see such famous sights as: The Peter and Paul Fortress, Vasilevskiy Island, St Isaac's Cathedral, Kazan Cathedral, The Church of Our Savior on Blood. And of course we will visit The Hermitage Museum - the largest art gallery in Russia and one of the largest and most respected art museums in the world.
Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy the outstanding countryside Tsar residence in Petergof. Outstanding architects, decorators and sculptors, whose spectacular works of art slot perfectly into the natural beauty of the coastal landscape, created this unique complex.
In the afternoon the Sapsan high-speed train brings you to Moscow.
Breakfast at the hotel. During the grand sightseeing tour in Moscow, you will see Kremlin and its fascinating Cathedrals, Red Square, Christ the Savior 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 the panoramic view of Moscow. At the end of the day, you can relax watching a sunset during a cruise along the Moscow River.
Overnight in Moscow.
Today we offer you to explore the Russian art. Our tour starts in Tretyakov gallery, later it brings you to the most beautiful Moscow Metro station and ends on famous Arbat street, so that you will be able to enjoy the masterpieces of all kind of art. After lunch, the tour continues at the Kolomenskoe park – the old Tsar residence. You will see the Ascension Church (UNESCO) and visit Peter the Great’s house. You will also have some free time to enjoy the city.
In the night there is a special train that will bring you to Kazan.
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, colorful Kul Sharif Mosque.
Overnight in Kazan.
Breakfast at the hotel. Explore the colourful Kazan always surprises with the way it unites the Orthodox and Muslim cultures. During the tour, you will see the ancient Kremlin, the biggest mosque in Russia and the Temple of All Religions. In the afternoon you will visit the traditional Tatar village, where you can taste and even try to cook the Tatar cuisine. Tatar cuisine is primarily the cuisine of the Volga Tatars, who live in Tatarstan, Russia, and surrounding areas.
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 6450/- Per person, Prices are based on twin sharing.
Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights.
Destinations: St. Petersburg-Moscow-Kazan.
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.
If you are interested in going ahead with this booking, we would require deposits or payments as follows either in the form of cash or cheque:
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 / St. Petersburg-Kazan / Dubai.
2 nights accommodation in St. Petersburg Moscow & Kazan based on double room occupancy.
Return airport transfers on private car.
One-way train ticket in Moscow & Kazan.
Sightseeing tours as mentioned in the program.
Daily breakfast, 4 lunches and 4 dinners.
Complimentary travel insurance.
All airline and hotel taxes.