CITY BREAK: FIREWORKS FESTIVAL IN MOSCOW, 4 DAYS, 15-18.08.
CITY BREAK: FIREWORKS FESTIVAL IN MOSCOW, 15-18.08., 4 DAYS
Fireworks festival “Rostec” is the largest international festival of pyrotechnic art, held every summer in Moscow. During 2 days 8 top teams from around the world will be surprising the audience and will be competing for the title of the best team. 2 festival days = 180 minutes of fireworks, more than 60,000 fired missiles, and more than 700,000 guests of the festival above the Moscow River’s waterway. You should see it with your own eyes as these emotions is hard to explain – provide yourself with a special experience and dive into the world of childhood at the fireworks festival.
THE PRICE INCLUDES:
– airplane tickets of economy class on the route Zagreb-Moscow-Zagreb
– bed and breakfast service in hotel 3* per person, accommodation in a double room
– transfers airport – hotel – airport
– transportation for excursions
– panoramic city sightseeing and visit of the Kremlin
– visiting of the festival “Rostec” (transportation and entrance tickets)
– confirmation (voucher) for Russian visa issuance
Price of the programme per person in eur
First Minute price
1/1 room supplement
The price is based on min. 10 pax
THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
– Airplane fee charges, obligatory surcharge is 1100 kunas per person (changeable up to the date of issuance of tickets)
– Visa (visa fee is 550 kunas for cash payment with included mediation service – price for regular issuance procedure – 7-working days, procedure of urgent issuance is at addional payment)
Documents required for a visa: a filled-in online self-signed questionnaire, a passport (with at least two blank pages one by one, valid for 6 months from the date of departure from Russia), 1 photo with a light background 3.5 x 4.5 cm.
– Travel health insurance (we can recommend Allianz, Wiener or Euroherc insurance) – we also recommend to obtain a travel cancellation insurance
– Optional excursions (reservation and payment in advance)
– Single room supplement
– Additional meals and services are not included in the programme
Price of optional excursions per person in euro
Optional individual excursions
Price based on
The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts (entrance tickets, guide)
Kolomenskoye estate (transfer, entrance tickets, guide)
Metro tour and a ship sailing down the Moscow river (guide, ship, metro tickets)
The passport shall have at least six months’ validity after a date of entering the country. A copy of the passport shall be provided to the salespoint while booking the tour.
Hotel categories meet the standards of official local categorizations.
Atlantis travel reserves the right to change the price in case of a change in the RUB and EUR exchange rate of more than 1.5%, the lack of economic class seats in the aircraft, and the lack of free rooms in accommodation facilities.
The organizer can change the order of the tours during the tour depending on the opening hours of the museum or crowds, holidays or some situations of force in the place.
Optional excursions shall be reserved in advance.
1 Day, Thursday, 15.08.:
Arrival in Moscow, the Russian capital and one of the most beautiful and largest cities in the world, the city located on the Moscow River and 7 hills, the country’s political, economic, religious and financial center – and your „home“ for the next three nights … The main city and largest metropolis of Russia has almost 15 million inhabitants. At the same time, it is also a political, cultural, scientific, economic, commercial and tourist center of the world’s largest state. An extraordinary city that provides a unique experience at every turn. Transfer and accommodation in a comfortable hotel. Free time and countless opportunities for independent sightseeing of beautiful Moscow. We suggest to walk to Arbat Street, the Red Square, the main street to see some of the world famous museums such as the Pushkin Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art “Garage”, “Zaryadye” Park, Saint Basil’s Cathedral, Bolshoi Theatre, GUM and many other historical and cultural sights. Overnight at the hotel.
2 Day, Friday, 16.08.:
Breakfast in the hotel. Setting off on a panoramic Moscow tour that resembles a fairytale adventure. The colourful dome of Saint Basil’s Cathedral, Novi Arbat Street, Tverskaya Street, Bolshoi Theatre, Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, Novodevichy Convent, Sparrow Hills and Lomonosov University, Pobeda Park and other famous sights in Moscow will be engraved in your memory as some of the most beautiful pictures which you have ever seen (without entering the facilities). Visit to the Kremlin of Moscow, within the walls of beautiful Russian architecture: 15th-century churches, four palaces and a former armory, which today is a State diamond Fund Museum. Earlier the Moscow Kremlin used to be a place of residence. The last tenants left it in 1961 year. Within the walls there are 20 towers of red brick, numerous churches and palates. Free time. Overnight at the hotel.
3. Day, Saturday, 17.08.:
Breakfast in the hotel. We recommend an optional Moscow metro tour. It is the most beautiful metro in the world and a luxury ship sailing down the Moscow river. A boat trip to Moscow has become an unavoidable adventure while visiting the Russian capital. Along with interesting guide stories, you will see the Russian Federation’s Government House, the Luzhniki Stadium, Lomonosov Moscow State University (MGU), the Kievski Main Railway Station, the Peter I Monument, Cathedral of Christ the Savior and other sights of the Russian throne. Aboard the ship are served drinks and delicious food, prices are acceptable and the food is of a good quality. At 6 p.m. proceeding to the fireworks festival. Daily programme of the festival: sports and creative activities, games for the whole family, food stands, concerts and many more! 9 p.m. – Fireworks: on Saturday 4 teams present their country: fireworks of national flag’s colours with national music, as well as an arbitrary programme devoted to good and magic. 11.30 p.m. Return to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
4. Day, Sunday, 18.08.:
Breakfast in the hotel. Check-out. Transfer to the airport.
The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts:
An unmissable museum attraction in Moscow – Pushkin Museum. This largest museum of European art was founded in 1912 year and is located near the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour. Its collection has numerous paintings and works by Van Gogh, Picasso, Matis and others, and the most spectacular numismatic collection from Asia. Since 1981 year the Music Festival “December nights” has been held in the museum, a special event for all visitors who make up their mind to visit the museum during December.
PRICE – from 55 eur per person
Kolomenskoye estate is a former imperial estate, located a few miles southeast of Moscow’s center, on the old road to the old Kolomna town (hence its origin of its name). Its located on the territory of 390 hectares of land and has a picturesque view of the steep banks of the Moscow River. Eighth World Wonders, the Russian palace of Aleksey Mihailovich (1645-1676), the second emperor of the Romanov dynasty, is one of the most amazing tourist attractions of Moscow. Two and a half centuries after the decision of the Russian Queen Catherine the Great to collapse, the replica of the fairy-tale palace was made in 2009 year and now it is part of the Moscow State Museum Kolomenskoye with other cultural and historical buildings.
PRICE – from 60 eur per person
„Underground sites of Moscow” – Moscow metro and luxury Moscow river cruise
“Underground sites of Moscow” – just few people would understand by this name that it is a metro. Stalin chose the best architects and artists for building the metro. Their joint work has resulted in a combination of classicism, baroque and realism that paid tribute to the most prominent personalities, revolutions and sporting achievements… This “underground site” does not stop growing and it has 12 metro lines, 214 stations and its length has reached 364 kilometers by 2020 year. Another 76 new metro stations are going to be built…
PRICE – from 75 eur per person