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LIGHT TOUR Moscow-St.Petersburg. 7 days 6 nights.

Travel can also be organized in reverse order. Beginning in St. Petersburg and end in Moscow.

Shoulder: everyday. The average duration excursions 3- hours. Guided tours for small groups. Typically, the group consists of 3-6 people.

DAY 1 Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral, Kremlin towers. The Armory.

After the tour, our guides will help you to buy tickets at the box office of the museum in the Diamond Fund (500 rubles) and Armoury (700 rubles). Together with the ticket attached audio guide (in the museum take a deposit- 1,200 rubles. Guides help you get the audio guide and then return the deposit). The service is free.

Highlights:

  • Kremlin
  • Lenin Mausoleum
  • Saint Basil's Cathedral
  • Red Square

Description: You will enjoy a guided walking tour to see architecture and renowned buildings. The Kremlin is at once fascinating and foreboding, a mixture of lavish opulence and austere secrecy, and its eclectic mix of architecture reflects these paradoxes and seismic cultural shifts The Kremlin, is a fortified complex at the heart of Moscow and includes five palaces, four cathedrals, and the enclosing Kremlin Wall with Kremlin towers. Walking from one tower to the next, it is possible to complete a circuit of the citadel's perimeter, and get a closer look at the mighty towers that have protected Moscow's heart since medieval times.

Exclusions: Admission to Saint Basil's Cathedral (350 rubles, or about 4.5 euros).

Day2. Novodevichy Convent- most beautiful scenic place in Moscow.

Today, we are transported to a time machine in the 5-6 centuries ago. Incredibly, among the huge multi-million metropolis, you can find a real medieval Moscow.

Highlights: Chamber of Sophia; Cathedral Church of the Smolensk Icon of the Mother; Chamber queen Irina Godunov; Family friendly.

The most beautiful Park- Moscow Novodevichy ponds. Founded in 1524 by Grand Duke Vasily III to celebrate the recapture of Smolensk from the Lithuanians, the Novodevichy Convent is one of the most beautiful sights in Moscow. It is particularly notable for its architectural harmony of which its position, on the banks of the Moskva River, allows excellent views.

Day3. Visit to the residence of the Empress Catherine the Great – Tsaritsyno.

Highlights:

  • Opera House (Middle Palace).
  • Grand Palace.
  • Park.
  • Bread House (Kitchen Quarters).
  • Greenhouses.

Description: Tsaritsyno was thought as a summer entertainment residence for the Empress and her close circle. Catherine ordered to build the complex in “gothic taste”. Under this order the architect could unleash his rich imagination. As a result, in Tsaritsyno’s structures were paradoxically combined the principles of classicism with the features of Russian architecture of the late 17th century, Gothic and even Moorish. Tsaritsyno is beautiful in all seasons and all weathers. Beautiful palace and park ensemble, fountains and garden greenhouses. Exclusions: Entrance to the palace (350 rubles, or about 4.5 euros).

Night train to St. Petersburg.

Day4. Along the Nevsky Prospekt to the Admiralty.

City tour of the main front street of the city, the most famous and beautiful monuments are located here Nevsky Prospect - the main street of St. Petersburg, which stretches for 4.5 km from the Admiralty to the Alexander Nevsky Monastery. It crosses the Moika River (Green Bridge), Griboyedov Canal (Kazan Bridge), Fontanka (Anichkov Bridge). Maximum width is 60 m (at Gostiny Dvor), the lowest - 25 m (from washing). During the 18th century many of the palaces and mansions built along the Nevsky Prospekt: the Stroganov Palace, Chicherin House, Anichkov Palace. Duration: 3.5 hours.

Day5. Half-Day Excursion to Peterhof.

Duration: 5 hours. Highlights:

  • Alexandria Park
  • The Grand Palace in Peterhof
  • Monplaisir Palace
  • Museum-Reserve "Peterhof"
  • Fountains of Peterhof

Day6. Promenade on foot. City tour and Cathedral of the Savior on Spilled Blood.

Duration: 3 hours Unforgettable tour starts from the Bronze Horseman - monument to Peter I on the Decembrists' Square, where you take the car away. From the famous monument you will walk along the promenade, one of the oldest in the city, past the Winter Palace and Palace Square through, from which breathtaking. Pass by the legendary Atlantis and granite Million street where every house breathes the spirit of bygone eras. Visit the monument to Alexander III and admire the elegant Marble Palace, then through the majestic Champ de Mars will be taken to the Cathedral of the Savior on Spilled Blood, with its famous openwork lattices, and then - to the dark and mysterious Mikhailovsky castle, abode of the famous St. Petersburg ghosts. The tour ended with a visit of the monument finch-Pyzhik and a small stroll along the embankment to the famous Anichkov bridge.

Day7. Tsarskoye Selo (the Catherine Palace and Amber Room).

Tsarskoye Selo - Museum-Reserve in Pushkin, including the palace and park ensemble of the XVIII-XIX centuries, the former suburban royal residence, converted into a museum. A visit to the Catherine Park, Catherine Palace, Alexander Palace, Amber Room.

End of the travel program. You can continue the journey from St.Petersburg in Russia or go home. Tickets will provide our tour guide.

 

Price per person: 198 euro for 7 days and 6 nights. Price including: 7 days and 6 nights accommodation, excursion program, tour guide service, English-speaking guide. 

Accommodation at the hostels or apartments. 2people in the room. Apartments usually consists - two rooms. Each room has two beds. You will have only one neighbor. If you are want get alone in the room, you pay additional 11 euro per night for individual room. Rooms leased for tourists from Europe, USA, Canada and Japan. No strangers or suspicious person). Clean, comfortable, safe. You can order breakfast (scrambled eggs with ham, sandwich, coffee, cheese, yogurt - costs 2.5 euro. Just 4-5 minutes walk from the metro. Close to the green park and city attractions. Bathroom, fitted kitchen, TV, free Internet, fridge, kettle, iron.

Price not include: Visa – Tickets from Moscow to St. Petersburg or from St Petersburg to Moscow. Depending from the class coupe, which you prefer. Budget option-15-20 euro. The standard 30-32 euro. Tickets will buy the guide for you--Entry tickets per itinerary. The cost depends from the number of museums that you want to look inside. Tickets will buy the guide for you. You will receive a receipt, which contains the value of the payment. The approximate amount of the tourist program - 60-75 euro --Food is not included. Guides on the site show at least 3-4 places for all budget. Price from 3 to 7 euro for dinner, lunch. Breakfast about 2-3 euro. The apartments have a kitchen. You can prepare meals in the apartment.  If you want we can provide lunch (49 euro for 7 evening meals- If you want we can arrange a transfer to and from the airport. Shuttle service from the airport (railway station) to the hotel and return (30 euro for coach). You can also get in by air express. We will send you a clear and simple location map and address. Boat trip -6 euro-  Transfer to Peterhof-7 euro-  Transfer to Pushkin- 6 euro.  Extra nights per person -11 euro. No additional fees, except the above-mentioned.

This is the best price for the budget programs on the market. Polite and friendly English speaking professional guide. Clean and comfortable apartments. Excellent tourist program.

Light tour from Moscow to Suzdal.

Shoulder: everyday.

Day1-3. Moscow city tour.

Standard program 3 days in Moscow. Description specified in the tour from Moscow to St. Petersburg. Highlights: The Kremlin, the Mausoleum, Red Square, Arbat, Novodevichy Convent, Tsaritsyno.

Travel program in Suzdal.

Day4. Sightseeing tour in Suzdal.

Do you want to plunge into the atmosphere of ancient Russia? Then you are welcome in one of the oldest cities in Russia - Suzdal, which can rightly be called a city-museum. After all, there are more than 200 monuments of architecture XII-XIX centuries. Suzdal is a part of the Golden Ring of Russia, and its white stone churches and monasteries are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Program duration 5:00 with lunch breaks. Food options. For budget travelers lunch cost 4-5 euro. It is possible to visit the restaurant at the Suzdal Kremlin. The average cost of dinner 12 euro. After lunch head to excursion to the Museum of Wooden Architecture and monuments UNESCO Architecture. Perhaps a visit to a traditional Russian bath.

Day 5. We continue the tour in Suzdal. Suzdal most famous city of the Golden Ring. 

Suzdal - one of the most beautiful Russian cities of Vladimir region, city-reserve, whose age is more than a thousand years. Suzdal - a city-museum, because such a large number of monuments of history of Russia, as well as surviving intact ancient buildings, monuments of wooden architecture is nowhere. Interestingly, while in Suzdal no industrial enterprise, which makes it an environmentally friendly place.

Highlights:

  • St. Nicholas church
  • Archbishop's Chambers
  • Efimov Cathedral of the Nativity
  • Museum of living history
  • The Saviour Monastery
  • Cathedral bell tower
  • Church of the Assumption
  • Duration 3 hours.

Day6. Vladimir and Bogolubovo.

Excursion to Bogolyubovo and one of the oldest and most significant ancient Russia city -Vladimir. The excursion lasts 3 hours. Departure to Moscow or return back to Suzdal.

At the request is possible additional programs in Yaroslavl, Rostov Velikiy, Nizhny Novgorod, Vologda, Kazan.

Price per person: 163 euro for 6 days and 5 nights.

Price including: 6 days and 5 nights accommodation, excursion program, tour guide service, English-speaking guide. Accommodation at the hostels or apartments. 2people in the room. Apartments usually consists - two rooms. Each room has two beds. You will have only one neighbor. If you are want get alone in the room, you pay additional 11 euro per night for individual room. Rooms leased for tourists from Europe, USA, Canada and Japan. No strangers or suspicious person). Clean, comfortable, safe. You can order breakfast (scrambled eggs with ham, sandwich, coffee, cheese, yogurt - costs 2.5 euro. Just 4-5 minutes walk from the metro. Close to the green park and city attractions. Bathroom, fitted kitchen, TV, free Internet, fridge, kettle, iron.

Price not include: Visa – Tickets from Moscow to Suzdal and return-30 euro. Tickets will buy the guide for you--Entry tickets per itinerary. The cost depends from the number of museums that you want to look inside. Tickets will buy the guide for you. You will receive a receipt, which contains the value of the payment. The approximate amount of the tourist program - 40-55 euro --Food is not included. Guides on the site show at least 3-4 places for all budget. Price from 3 to 7 euro for dinner, lunch. Breakfast about 2-3 euro. The apartments have a kitchen. You can prepare meals in the apartment. If you want we can provide lunch (7 euro for one lunch- If you want we can arrange a transfer to and from the airport. Shuttle service from the airport (railway station) to the hotel and return (30 euro for coach). You can also get in by air express. We will send you a clear and simple location map and address.  Extra nights per person -11 euro. No additional fees, except the above-mentioned.

This is the best price for the budget programs on the market. Polite and friendly English speaking professional guide. Clean and comfortable apartments. Excellent tourist program.

Light tour Tour№9- Trans-Siberian journey. Part2-Urals city. Virgin forests, Northern Rivers, National Parks.

Shoulder: every Monday.

Day1. City tour in Cheluabinsk.

Get in Cheluabinsk easily from almost every corner of Russia. There are also a few number of flights from Western Europe. It also posible to get in Ekaterinburg. Usually we buy tickets for the specials. tariffs. The estimated cost of the ticket from Moscow -30-40 euro.

City tour. After lunch, we continue sightseeing. Interesting, colorful city, parks, museums.

Highlights:

  • Kurchatov Monument
  • Alexander Nevsky church
  • Kirovka - pedestrian street in the center of Chelyabinsk
  • Chelyabinsk State Museum of Art

Day2.Moving to Miass (120 km, 2 hours). Golden Valley.

Golden Valley is located in Miass, called Ural Switzerland. It is a country of mountains and lakes. The clean mountain air filled with the scent of pine forests, makes this place a real Urals resort. The Old Town is full of sights and monuments. Relax on the sandy beach by the lake and admire the white yachts sailing the expanse of water. Visit the Museum of Minerals Ilmen State Reserve (with a guided tour, 1.5 hours).

15:00 Visit the museum pelmeni. The only Russian pelmeni Museum is located in the amazing beauty of the complex of the late XIX century building, which is better known as the house of a merchant Smirnov. Here you will hear amazing stories about the dumplings and traditions of their preparation and use, from the most unusual and the most delicious variety of traditional recipes, photos and layouts of ravioli of different countries, songs and couplets dedicated to the favorite in many countries cuisine. Dinner.

Day3. Departure to Turgoyak lake. Zlatoust town.

Walk on the boat on the lake Turgoyak (). If possible, with a stop at the island of the Faith. This small island (about 7 hectares) can be called ancient archaeological museum under the open sky. There are unique artifacts - traces of the ancient people who were there a storm of activity.

Transfer to Zlatoust. (50 km.). This small town, named in honor of St. John Chrysostom, and surrounded on all sides by mountains of the Southern Urals, famous throughout Russia as a matter of weapons and rare applied art - metal engraving, which was born here. Now Chrysostom - the cultural center of the mining region of Southern Urals with interesting museums, monuments of architecture and urban church.

Day 4-5. Visit to the National Park Taganay. Visit ecotrail "Stone River".

Here passes natural boundary between Europe and Asia. This unusually beautiful national park on the slopes of the South Urals surprises and delights its countless natural attractions. Walking through several routes of the park, you will see the ridges and bizarre rock outcrops, placer kurumnikov and stone river, stretching for 6 km (!), Relict forests full of birds and animals, subalpine woodlands and mountain tundra, old mineral mines and mountain rivers.

2 day trekking. There are variants of any complexity. The radial routes. B-B-Q. Overnight camping or tents.

Visit ecotrail "Stone River". No one so far with accuracy can not tell where it came from river stone - some believe that it has formed a glacier during the descent from the mountains Taganaysky. Millions aventurine blocks of up to 30 m³ (but on average 3-4 m³) "scattered" in the "mainstream" of 6 km at a depth of not less than 4-6 m, ie 3-4 layers. Like him in size and beauty of the stone formation is known only one in India and nowhere else in the world. This is a natural wonder. Route "Stone River" on TAGANAY not complicated and is available for a family trip. The total length -10 km.

Day6. Return to Zlatoust.

 Visit to the cold steel factory "Gunslinger". We invite you to forge the weapons. In the recent past it has been the main place of manufacture of weapons and tools. Tour operating smithy tells the story of blacksmith. You will find the device very smithy, see how hot metal is ductile and malleable, able to hold in your hand forged antique things, you will know the secrets of this horseshoe and see how a blacksmith makes blacksmithing craft into art.

Visit the mountain park Bazhov (1.5 hours). Here it feels like a fairy tale come to life.

Day7. National Park "Zyuratkul.

National Park "Zyuratkul" - unique protected area wildlife. The forests and valleys, amazing cliffs and ridges, Mesolithic sites of ancient human and secluded monasteries of Old Believers. Pearl Park - Lake Zyuratkul, which attracts tourists like a magnet. Climbing on the ridge ecotrail Zyuratkul and walk along the lake (5 hours).

Overnight in camping or tents.

Day8. Lake Zyuratkul. Chelyabinsk city.

Lake Zyuratkul - highest lake in the Urals. Nature, as if in a cradle packed Zyuratkul surrounded by five mountain ranges and high mountains - Urenga, Lukas, Nurgush, Moskal and Zyuratkul on which we climb to admire the surroundings.

After lunch we go to Chelyabinsk. Estimated time of arrival-8: 00 p.m.  End of tour program.

Price per person: 247 euro for 8 days and 7 nights.

Price including: 8 days and 7 nights accommodation, excursion program, tour guide service, English-speaking guide. Accommodation at the hostels or apartments in Cheluabinsk, Miass, Zlatoust ant camp or tent in National parks. 2people in the room. Apartments usually consists - two rooms. Each room has two beds. You will have only one neighbor. If you are want get alone in the room, you pay additional 11 euro per night for individual room. Rooms leased for tourists from Europe, USA, Canada and Japan. No strangers or suspicious person). Clean, comfortable, safe. You can order breakfast (scrambled eggs with ham, sandwich, coffee, cheese, yogurt - costs 2.5 euro. Just 4-5 minutes walk from the metro. Close to the green park and city attractions. Bathroom, fitted kitchen, TV, free Internet, fridge, kettle, iron.

Price not include: Visa –-Entry tickets per itinerary - 30 euro --Food is not included. Guides on the site show at least 3-4 places for all budget. Price from 3 to 7 euro for dinner, lunch. Breakfast about 2-3 euro. The apartments have a kitchen. You can prepare meals in the apartment. If you want we can provide lunch (49 euro for 7 evening meals- If you want we can arrange a transfer to and from the airport. Shuttle service from the airport (railway station) to the hotel and return (20 euro for coach). You can also get in by air express. We will send you a clear and simple location map and address. Extra nights per person -11 euro. Transfer to National parks and permit- 30 euro. No additional fees, except the above-mentioned

This is the best price for the budget programs on the market. Polite and friendly English speaking professional guide. Clean and comfortable apartments. Excellent tourist program.