5-Day Private Tour of Moscow and St Petersburg - Highlights of Russia

5-Day Private Tour of Moscow and St Petersburg - Highlights of Russia
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$425
Duration: 5 days
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Feel the spirit of Russia in this 5-day private tour, which allows seeing the most interesting and fascinating places of two capitals. Stroll along the center of Moscow, the largest city in the country, full of important historical monuments, museums, and theatres. You will have a detailed city tour and an excursion to the Kremlin and the cathedrals during your stay there. Take a high-speed train to St Petersburg (3,5-4 hours) and discover the Northern Capital of Russia. You will have 3 interesting tours in the city and its vicinity, see the Hermitage Museum, Peterhof Park, and Catherine's Palace. This tour also includes arrival and departure transfers from/to the airport or train station on any convenient date for you.

Day 1 - Moscow, transfer + 4-hour City Tour
After meeting in one of the Moscow airports, you will check in the hotel and have a delicious lunch. Later, the local guide will show you the highlights of the Moscow during a panoramic city tour which includes photo stops at such famous places as Red Square with Kremlin walls and St Basil's Cathedral, Christ the Savior Cathedral, Tverskaya street, Old Arbat street, Sparrow Hills and many others.

Day 2 - Moscow, 3-hour walking tour of Kremlin
The day will be busy with discovering the most important historical part of Moscow: the Moscow Kremlin and Kremlin Cathedrals, the ancient citadel of the city. On its territory, several ancient churches as the Assumption Cathedral, the Archangel’s Cathedral, and the Annunciation Cathedral are located. In the evening enjoy your leisure time discovering the city on your own.

Day 3 - From Moscow to St Petersburg, 5-hour City Tour
On the next day of your Russian trip, you will head to St Petersburg by a high-speed train ‘Sapsan’ (3,5-4 hours). Upon arrival, you will have a lunch and a city tour by car/minivan to see the most important sights and visit the world-famous Spilled Blood Church. Afterward, hop on board to take a sightseeing boat cruise and experience the Northern Venice.

Day 4 - St Petersburg, 7-hour tour to the Imperial Residences
On the second day in St Petersburg, head to Peterhof with excursions to the Lower Park, the capital of fountains. On the way to this spectacular estate, we will take a short subway tour to see the fascinating metro stations. In the next half of the tour, visit the Tsars' Village with spectacular Catherine's Palace and the Amber Room.

Day 5 – St Petersburg, 3-hour walking tour to the Hermitage 
Visit the Hermitage Museum and the Winter Palace with an expert guide. You will see the most famous masterpieces of such genius painters as Leonardo da Vinci, Titian, Rubens, Caravaggio, Rembrandt, and others. The driver will pick you up at the appointed hour to take you to the airport at the appropriate time before the departure flight.

The order of the sightseeing program will be adjusted to your flight schedule. The arrival and departure transfers will be arranged at any date convenient for you.

Feel the spirit of Russia in this 5-day private tour, which allows seeing the most interesting and fascinating places of two capitals. Stroll along the center of Moscow, the largest city in the country, full of important historical monuments, museums, and theatres. You will have a detailed city tour and an excursion to the Kremlin and the cathedrals during your stay there. Take a high-speed train to St Petersburg (3,5-4 hours) and discover the Northern Capital of Russia. You will have 3 interesting tours in the city and its vicinity, see the Hermitage Museum, Peterhof Park, and Catherine's Palace. This tour also includes arrival and departure transfers from/to the airport or train station on any convenient date for you.