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Highlights of St. Petersburg and Moscow

8 Days 1 Country 3 Cities

Explore the iconic cities of St. Petersburg and Moscow on this trip.

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Highlights of St. Petersburg and Moscow

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      • Important Visa Information: Visas are required for this trip. Please speak with your Travel Agent when making your reservation to asses your specific requirements.
      • Trip prices are per person, land only, based on double occupancy and reflect applicable discount. Discounts are subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice.
      • Trip prices are correct at the time of the products going live, however are subject to confirmation at the time of booking. All trip information is correct at time of trips going live, however are subject to change - please confirm all details at time of booking.
      • For full terms and conditions, please refer to our Website Terms of Use page.
      • Twin-share option not available for trips to South America, Costa Rica, Mexico, Alaska, Hawaii or for any holiday & cruise combination, or in Asia and Eastern Mediterranean except Highlights of Turkey (without cruise) & Best of Turkey. It's also not available on Small Group trips.  Guided Vacations included in this restriction are Newfoundland and Labrador (DNLA) as well as Panama, the Canal & Beyond (LPAN).  
      • For trips that are part of our Guaranteed Room Share, please note that there is a no smoking policy in all shared rooms. Solo travel is not accepted on guided Family Experiences holidays unless travelling as part of a family group. 

      About this trip

      Explore the imperial twin cities of St. Petersburg and Moscow as they are today and their influence over the centuries - a fascinating encounter with the iconic sites of the Hermitage Museum, Tsar's Winter Palace, Red Square and the Kremlin.


      Trip type: CostSaver i

      Trip code: SPMW

      7 Nights

      accommodation

      10 Meals
      • 7 Buffet breakfasts

      • 1 Three-course lunch

      • 2 Three-course dinners

      On-trip Transport

      All transport shown.

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      Highlights

      What's Included

      Sightseeing Highlights

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        • St. Petersburg
          Sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes views of the Winter Palace, St. Isacc's Cathedral and Nevsky Prospekt. Visit the St. Peter and Paul Fortress

        • Novgorod
          View St. Sophia Cathedral and the Kremlin Fort

        • Moscow
          Sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes views of Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral and the Kremlin


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 7 Buffet breakfasts

        • 1 Three-course lunch

        • 2 Three-course dinners


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      What's Included

      Unbeatable Features

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        • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences

        • Luxury air-conditioned coach

        • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

        • Variety of Optional Experiences

        • City orientation tours

        • An expert Travel Director and a professional driver

        • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes

        • Airport transfers are provided on the first and last travel day. Conditions apply


        Airport Transfers

      • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


       

      Highlights of St. Petersburg and Moscow

      Your Itinerary

      1. Arrive St. Petersburg (3 Nights)

      Welcome to St. Petersburg, your home for the next three nights. Relax and unwind after checking in, then meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers later on for dinner.

      Meal(s)
      Dinner
      Hotel
      Holiday Inn Express - Sadovaya

      2. St. Petersburg Sightseeing and Free Time

      The Tsar's Winter Palace, Nevsky Prospekt, St. Isacc's Cathedral and the Statue of Peter the Great feature on your guided tour. Explore St. Peter and Paul Fortress with your Local Specialist. Spend the rest of the day at leisure.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      3. St. Petersburg Free Time

      Enjoy a free day to explore the city further, or visit the State Hermitage Museum, one of the oldest and largest museums in the world containing over 3 million works of art and artefacts.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      4. St. Petersburg – Novgorod

      This morning consider an Optional Experience to the summer residence of Peter the Great in Petrodvorets. Afterwards, cross the vast Russian plains to the ancient city of Novgorod where you view the Kremlin Fort, Millennium Monument and St. Sophia Cathedral. Dine tonight at your hotel.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Dinner
      Hotel
      Park Inn Veliky

      5. Novgorod – Tver – Moscow (3 Nights)

      Your journey continues through picturesque villages to the Tver region, where you stop for an included lunch. Travel via Klin, the former home of Tchaikovsky, to the Russian capital, Moscow.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Lunch
      Hotel
      Hilton Garden Inn Krasnoselskaya

      6. Moscow Sightseeing and Free Time

      Moscow is a city full of wonderful buildings and monuments. Your Local Specialist shows you an array of sights including Red Square and the domed St. Basil's Cathedral. In your free time, perhaps visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Kremlin, considered to be one of the greatest architectural complexes in the world. Or visit the impressive Treasure Chambers of the Tsars, full of unique collections including priceless Faberge eggs, resplendent Imperial carriages and Catherine the Great's diamonds.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      7. Moscow Free Time

      See the sights of your choice during your free day in the city. There will be the opportunity for you to take an Optional Experience to Sergiyev Posad, the largest religious and cultural centre in Russia.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      8. Depart Moscow

      Say goodbye to this unique country at the end of your holiday. Airport transfers are available. Conditions apply.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      Available Departures

      Please see http://www.costsavertour.com:80/en-nz/tours/highlights-of-st-petersburg-and-moscow?tripcode=spmw for the latest discounts & departure information.

      Highlights

      What's Included

      Sightseeing Highlights

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        • St. Petersburg
          Sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes views of the Winter Palace, St. Isacc's Cathedral and Nevsky Prospekt. Visit the St. Peter and Paul Fortress

        • Novgorod
          View St. Sophia Cathedral and the Kremlin Fort

        • Moscow
          Sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes views of Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral and the Kremlin


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 7 Buffet breakfasts

        • 1 Three-course lunch

        • 2 Three-course dinners


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      What's Included

      Unbeatable Features

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        • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences

        • Luxury air-conditioned coach

        • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

        • Variety of Optional Experiences

        • City orientation tours

        • An expert Travel Director and a professional driver

        • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes

        • Airport transfers are provided on the first and last travel day. Conditions apply


        Airport Transfers

      • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


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