Moscow (5 days)
Included in price:
- 4 nights in 3*/4* or 5* hotel
- transfers acording the program
- 4 x breakfast, 2 x lunches in local restaurants
- all the entrance fees according the program
- local guide in English language
- visa support
Not included in price:
- air tickets
- travel health insurance
- carrying luggage
- cancellation insurance
- personal expenses
- everything that is not listed under the price includes
* The price of airtickets depends on available place on the flight.
- Sparrow’s hills
- Moscow’s university
- Christ the Saviour Cathedral
- Victory park
- Red square
- Saint Basil’s church
- Novodevichy Convent
- Trinity St. Sergius Lavra
- Tretyakov gallery
DAY 1: ARRIVAL TO MOSCOW
Arrival in Moscow, the capital of Russia and one of the biggest and prettiest European cities. Accommodation in a comfortable hotel. After that we will have free time and countless opportunities for independent exploration of beautiful Moscow. You can walk through Arbat or visti some of the world’s most famous museums, such as the Pushkin Museum, or visit the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, the Lenin Mausoleum, the church Basil, Bolshoi Theatre, GUM or many other historic and cultural sites. If you are less inclined to take risks, you can choose one of organized extra trips to Moscow and its surroundings that offer a visit to the most beautiful parts of Moscow and the surrounding area. Return to the hotel.
DAY 2: Panoramic sightseeing tour
Breakfast at the hotel. Panoramic view of Moscow that resembles a fairy tale adventure. Colorful dome, Red Square, with beautiful buildings and other famous sights of Moscow will sink into your memory as some of the best pictures you have ever seen. After a panoramic view, we are starting a trip to Novodevichy monastery. Within the complex there is a large cemetery, church and distinctive towers. Novodevichy monastery is 2004 on the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites in Europe from 2004. After the trip, we will have a tasty lunch at a local restaurant where we will try some of the Russian specialties.
Day 3: KREMLIN
Breakfast at the hotel. Trip to the Moscow Kremlin and visit to the Church of the Assumption. The Moscow Kremlin is a spiritual-religious, socio-political, historical and artistic center of Moscow. Within the walls of the Kremlin you will find beautiful examples of Russian architecture: the church from the 15th century, Four palaces and the former armory, which is now a museum of Russian state symbols and diamonds. After a tour of the Kremlin, we will visit the State Tretyakov gallery, which is one of the largest museums in the world and the inevitable treasure trove of Russian art. It holds works of Russian art created in the period from the 11th century until today. The day ends with a trip Metro-tour. We will look at the beautiful station of the Moscow Metro. These cells are a true underground museums and amazing examples of architecture.
DAY 4: Sergiev Posad
Breakfast. Arrival in Sergiev Posad, where we will see the beautiful monastery Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius. The monastery is named after a Russian saint Sergey Radonežski. Every day thousands of tourists from around the world visit the monastery. During Christian holidays it becomes the main gathering place for the faithful. Among the many other sights Sergie’s arch crew, the monastery occupies the first place. It was included in the World Heritage List and is well known because of its rich collection of icons, among which are the icons of one of the most popular iconographer, Andrei Rublev. After visiting the monastery we go to lunch at a restaurant near the monastery. Return to the hotel.
DAY 5: Departure from Moscow
Breakfast. An unforgettable trip to Moscow came to an end. We leave the hotel full of impressions and, most likely, with the desire to come back again. Transfer to the airport.
Moscow at night
If you want a romantic trip, Moscow at night is right choice. Rush daily routine of Moscow transfers into festive and magic night capital. Lights at night and games of light and dark create mystic atmosphere which overwhelmingly attracts your attention. Red square puts on its best suit,Victory park becomes unrecognizable ,and from Sparrow’s hills there is magnificent view on Moscow which reminds of a valley with different lights.
Stary Arbat is not ordinary street. It is real heart of Moscow where unforgetable sights of architectural monuments, streets, secretive corners filled with special magic and unique charm are kept. Arbat is one of the most visited places in Moscow. For many years it has been symbol of Moscow, crowned in poetry and Russian music, in prose master pieces and many films. Today, not so big street and walking area is called Arbat, but in previous times it was historical Moscow’s county which in year 1993 celebrated half a century of existence.
River Cruises Along the Moscow River
The excursion by boat in Moscow has become an unavoidable adventure while visiting Moscow.Travelling along river Moscow gives you opportunity to avoid Moscow’s rush and in short time aqcuiant with historical and cultural centre of Russian capital and totally enjoy in picturesque scenery.