Overview

During 7-day tour offered you will visit the most popular places of interest of Russian capital: the Red Square, the Kremlin, the Moscow Metro, Arbat pedestrian street, the Tretyakov Art Gallery, The Holy Trinity Monastery in Sergiev Posad.

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Itinerary

Day 1. Welcome to Moscow.
Arrival in Moscow. Transfer without guide to the hotel. Accommodation since 14:00.
Day 2. City sightseeing. Kremlin.
Breakfast. Meeting with your guide at the lobby.
Breakfast. Meeting with your guide at the lobby.
3-hour Moscow city tour: Red Square (Cathedral of St. Basil, Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan, History Museum building, Kremlin towers, Upper Trading Arcades (GUM), Lenin’s tomb and necropolis), The Cathedral of Christ the Savior, New Maiden Convent, The Moscow State University campus and panorama platform on the Vorobiovy (Sparrow) Hills, Moscow boulevards, The Theater Square with the Bolshoi Theater and the Metropol hotel. Free time for lunch (to pay on spot).
1-hour Kremlin grounds tour: Cathedral Sq. – breathtaking architectural ensemble of the 15th-17th cc. including visit of one of cathedrals (the Annunciation Cathedral where Moscow and Russian grand princes and tsars were baptized, the Assumption Cathedral where they were crowned or the Archangel Michael Cathedral where they were buried), Bell the Tsar and Cannon the Tsar – stunning examples of the XVI casting, the Grand Kremlin Palace (residence of emperors and president’s gala reception quarters), the Senate, the Arsenal and the Palace of Congresses specially built in communist times for XXII Congress of CPSU (1961) which adopted new CPSU programme (plan of building communism by 1980). (B)
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Day 3. Sergiev Posad.
Breakfast. Meeting with guide at the hotel lobby. Transfer to Sergiev Posad (62 km) – a spiritual center of Russian Orthodoxy.
Breakfast. Meeting with guide at the hotel lobby. Transfer to Sergiev Posad (62 km) – a spiritual center of Russian Orthodoxy. St. Sergius Holy Trinity Monastery grounds and churches tour. Architectural ensemble of the Monastery reflects all steps of the Russian architecture development. The Trinity Cathedral has an unique iconostasis of Andrei Rublev. The Dormition Cathedral is a sepulcher of the Russian patriarchs. Lunch at local restaurant is included. (BL)
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Day 4. Metro. Arbat street.
Breakfast. Meeting with your guide at the lobby. Moscow Metro tour.
Breakfast. Meeting with your guide at the lobby.
Moscow Metro tour. You can enjoy this spectacular system of underground public transport with its mosaics, statues, stained glass and chandeliers.
Walking tour along the Arbat – a small pedestrian street (850 m long) right in the center of Moscow. You will see the house of general Khitrovo where great Russian poet Alexander Pushkin spent several happy months after his wedding with Natalia Goncharova, house where poet of Silver Age Andrei Bely lived, a lot of interest revenue houses in “modern” style, for example, Filatov’s House (“House with Knights”). Return to the hotel by metro. Note: No transfers by vehicle on this day. All transfers are by metro only. (B)
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Day 5. Tretyakov Gallery.
Breakfast. Meeting with your guide at the lobby. Tretyakov Gallery tour (Old Bld. at Lavrushinsky Lane). Tretyakov Gallery is the largest collection of Russian pictorial art.
Breakfast. Meeting with your guide at the lobby.
Tretyakov Gallery tour (Old Bld. at Lavrushinsky Lane). Tretyakov Gallery is the largest collection of Russian pictorial art. At the Old Building at Lavrushinsky Lane you can see the 12th c. icons, Baroque portraits, classical canvases, the first Russian veduttas (townscapes), the socially conscious Itinerants, historical paintings, romantic landscapes, realistic criticism and symbolism. Excursion day will be completed with Zamoskvorechie historical area short walking tour.
Return to the hotel by metro.
Note: No transfers by vehicle on this day. All transfers are by metro only. (B)
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Day 6. Free day.
Breakfast. Free time. Thematic city center walking tour is recommended.
Breakfast. Free time. Thematic city center walking tour is recommended. Our qualified guides can offer you a lot of very interesting Moscow city center walking tours acquainting you in detail with different sides of city life or with some historical areas (Arbat, Zamoskvorechie, Kitai-gorod, Moscow boulevards, central squares etc.). (B)
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Day 7. Departure.
Breakfast. Check-in by 12:00. Transfer without guide to the airport. (B)
Day 1
Arrival in Moscow. Transfer without guide to the hotel. Accommodation si...
Day 2
Breakfast. Meeting with your guide at the lobby.
Day 3
Breakfast. Meeting with guide at the hotel lobby. Transfer to Sergiev Po...
Day 4
Breakfast. Meeting with your guide at the lobby. Moscow Metro tour.
Day 5
Breakfast. Meeting with your guide at the lobby. Tretyakov Gallery tou...
Day 6
Breakfast. Free time. Thematic city center walking tour is recommended.
Day 7
Breakfast. Check-in by 12:00. Transfer without guide to the airport. (B)
Legend: B – breakfast, L – lunch, D – dinner.
The sequence of the tour passage can be changed.
Staff of the combined group may vary during the trip.

Dates & Rates

*Price per person, EUR
Dates: any date, year round


Low season:


Peter I *****: 19-23.02.21, 05-09.03.21, 30.04-10.05.21, 11-14.06.21, 04-07.11.21, 03-10.01.22 and Fr, Sa, Su round the year.


Budapest ****: 01.01.21-05.01.21, 22.02.21-26.02.21, 01.03.21-05.03.21, 29.04.21-07.05.21, 10.05.21-11.05.21, 14.05.21-17.05.21, 21.05.21-24.05.21, 28.05.21-31.05.21, 04.06.21-15.06.21, 18.06.21-21.06.21, 25.06.21-28.06.21, 02.07.21-06.09.21, 10.09.21-13.09.21, 17.09.21-20.09.21, 01.11.21-05.11.21, 28.12.21-01.01.22 .


Maxima Panorama ****: 01.01-10.01.21, 19.02-23.02.21, 05.03-08.03.21, 30.04-11.05.21, 11.06-14.06.21, 02.07-05.09.21, 04.11.21 and Fr, Sa, Su round the year.


Maxima Irbis *** or Maxima Zarya ***: 01.01-10.01.21, 19.02-23.02.21, 05.03-08.03.21, 30.04-11.05.21, 11.06-14.06.21, 02.07-05.09.21, 04.11.21 and Fr, Sa, Su round the year.


Main season:


Peter I *****: Mo, Tu, We, Th round the year.


Budapest ****: 05.01.21-22.02.21, 26.02.21-01.03.21, 05.03.21-29.04.21, 11.05.21-14.05.21, 17.05.21-21.05.21, 24.05.21-28.05.21, 31.05.21-04.06.21, 15.06.21-18.06.21, 21.06.21-25.06.21, 28.06.21-02.07.21, 06.09.21-10.09.21, 13.09.21-17.09.21, 20.09.21-01.11.21, 05.11.21-28.12.21.


Maxima Panorama ****: Mo, Tu, We, Th round the year.


Maxima Irbis *** or Maxima Zarya ***: Mo, Tu, We, Th round the year.


Other seasons: on request



Tour capacity, pax 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hotel/Vehicle car minivan minibus
Peter I *****
Main season 2065 1149 1034 978 932 882 863 848 837
Low season 1735 984 869 813 767 717 698 683 672
Budapest ****
Main season 1612 894 779 723 677 627 608 593 582
Low season 1339 762 647 591 545 495 476 461 450
Maxima Panorama ****
Main season 1456 797 682 626 580 530 511 496 485
Low season 1320 729 614 558 512 462 443 428 417
Maxima Irbis *** or Maxima Zarya ***
Main season 1259 699 584 528 482 432 412 398 387
Low season 1154 646 531 475 429 379 360 345 334
 
  • All the costs are valid at the date of publication and are subject to reconfirmation at the time of booking.

What is included

  • TWN standard accommodation/ SGL accommodation (for 1 pax group)
  • meals per programme
  • service of English-speaking guide and local guides in museums (if it is necessary)
  • excursions per programme with entrance fee included
  • transfers per programme
  • ticket for Moscow Metro (4 trips)

Additional info

Main season:

Peter I ***** + EUR 463 per person
Budapest **** + EUR 285 per person
Maxima Panorama **** + EUR 231 per person
Maxima Irbis *** or Maxima Zarya *** + EUR 143 per person

Low season:

Peter I ***** + EUR 314 per person
Budapest **** + EUR 157 per person
Maxima Panorama **** + EUR 170 per person
Maxima Irbis *** or Maxima Zarya *** + EUR 95 per person


Descriptions of the Peter I Hotel

Descriptions of the Budapest Hotel

Descriptions of the Maxima Hotel Panorama

Descriptions of the Maxima Hotel Irbis

Descriptions of the Maxima Hotel Zarya


All the costs are valid at the date of publication and are subject to reconfirmation at the time of booking.
Ladies visiting Russian Orthodox acting monasteries should have skirts and head scarfs.

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