FASCINATING RUSSIA 7 DAYS/6 NIGHTS

(7 days/6 nights)

(St Petersburg/Moscow *****Summer*****)

We have the great pleasure of offering you this circuit to Russia with two cities St. Petersburg and Moscow, each with its unique charm. We will arrive in St. Petersburg with its white nights and world well known museums. We will stay at first class hotels. We will continue to Moscow, where we will finish our trip.

Day 1 Tuesday St. Petersburg

Arrival transfer from St Petersburg international airport to your hotel in city center. Check-in and overnight at Hotel Sokos Vasilievsky**** or similar.

Day 2 Wednesday St. Petersburg

Buffet breakfast. In the morning you will make a panoramic visit of this beautiful city including the Peter and Paul Fortress, the Winter Palace, St. Isaac's Cathedral, the Church of San Salvador Bloodied, the Nevsky Convent and much more. In the afternoon you you have time for an optional excursion to the Villa de los Zares (Tsarskoye Selo) with the impressive Catalina Palace and the Amber Chamber. In the evening an optional visit to the Nikolaevsky Palace is offered with a folklore show included. Return to the hotel. Accommodation.

Day 3 Thursday St. Petersburg

Buffet breakfast. In the morning you can take an optional excursion to the summer residence of the Tsarins - Petrodvorets. It is a wonderful place full of parks, fountains, monuments and above all the fantastic palace with its huge rooms, sculptures and paintings. In the afternoon you will visit the world famous Hermitage Museum. At night you can enjoy an optional Russian typical dinner at the Pryanosti & Radosti Restaurant. Accommodation at the Hotel.

Day 4 Friday St. Petersburg-Moscow

Buffet breakfast. The early morning is reserved for an optional St. Petersburg channel cruise. Around noon we go to the Moscow Railway Station and board the Sapsan high-speed train bound for Moscow. The train ride takes us through endless Russian landscapes along the River Volga. In the late afternoon we arrive to Moscow and check in at Hotel Azimut Smolenskaya**** or similar.

Day 5 Saturday Moscow

Buffet breakfast. In the morning you will have a panoramic visit to the city. The city was founded in the 12th century, built as a wooden fortress on the banks of the Moscow River to keep out the invasions from the east. Today is a modern city with fantastic avenues, green parks, maintaining its historic monuments and impressive buildings from past eras. The morning sightseeing tour includes the highlights of the vast city: the Red Square with St. Basil’s Cathedral, the Theatre Square with Bolshoi Theatre and Sparrow Hills with Moscow University and we visit the Kremlin grounds and one of the cathedrals. In the afternoon is offered an optional visit to the Moscow Metro including the historical stations on the Ring-Line and a guided stroll along the famous pedestrian Arbat Street. The evening offers an optional Moscow-by-night tour including an unforgettable river cruise with the White Flotilla. Accommodation.

Day 6 Sunday Moscow

Buffet breakfast. The day offers an optional full day excursion to the picturesque city of Sergiev Posad, where you will visit the Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius, the most important Russian monastery and the spiritual heart of the Russian Orthodox Church. The whole of Lavra has been beautifully restored for 700 years of celebrations of the birth of St. Sergius of Radonezh. Accommodation.

Day 7 Monday Moscow

Buffet breakfast. Today ends the Fascinating Russia tour with its transfer to the Moscow airport. We wish you a happy continuation of your trip and we hope to have you back among us. It's time to say goodbye to your companions and we wish you safe flight to your next destination.

Rates in EUR

Eur 1900 per person in double/twin,

Eur 500 single supplement. Supplement for White nights period (19/May-7/July)

Eur 136 per person in double and single

Rates valid

during the season 2020

Departures

April 14 and 29

May 19 and 26

June 02, 09, 23 and 30

July 07, 14, 21 and 28

August 04, 11, 18 and 25

September 01, 08, 15, 22 and 29

Rates include

• Daily buffet breakfast.

• Porterage service in all hotels. One piece of luggage per person.

• Sightseeings in the capitals with local guides of English or Spanish speaking plus tickets where specified.

• Tickets to the Fortress of Peter and Paul, and Hermitage in St. Petersburg and Kremlin in Moscow.

• Accommodation in first class hotels specified above or similar.

• Sapsan fast train St. Petersburg-Moscow - 2nd class

Important notice

Dorothy Tours limits the transport of luggage to 1 piece with a maximum size of 60 x 80 x 35 or inches/inches 23.5x 31.5 x 13.8 per passenger. In case of exceeding in number of size, Dorothy Tours will have to charge an extra  per piece of luggage, per tour. (Hand luggage is excluded)

All overweight of luggage on flights will be paid by passenger directly. Overnight flight bags may also be carried but must remain in the passengers possession at all times. It is of the utmost importance that passengers have adequate travel insurance to cover last minute cancellations, medical emergencies, loss, damage and/or theft.

Dorothy Tours is not responsible or liable for loss, damage or theft of luggage and/or personal belongings. It is of the utmost importance that passengers have adequate travel insurance to cover last minute cancellations, medical emergencies, loss, damage and/or theft. Dorothy Tours reserves the right to make changes in the program and/or hotels if necessary. Always in the same standard and category.

 

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