Prepare to embrace unforgettable memories and newfound appreciation for beautiful Russia with RTC1.
Day 1 St. Petersburg
Arrival to St. Petersburg
Transfer to the hotel
Day 2 St. Petersburg
Visit Peterhof Garden & Grand Peterhof Palace by hydrofoil.
Embark on a scenic hydrofoil journey along the magnificent rivers and canals. Cruise through the heart of Russia’s captivating landscapes, enjoying breathtaking views of the cities and landmarks.
Explore the “Russian Versailles”.
Stroll through the meticulously manicured Lower Gardens, adorned with stunning flower beds and charming pavilions.
In the afternoon visit Pavlovsk Palace and Park
Stroll through the stunning gardens and marvel at the neoclassical architecture of Pavlovsk Palace, a masterpiece of Russian palace design.
Day 3 St. Petersburg
Relax on a Neva River Cruise
For a relaxing day out, cruise along the Neva River and enjoy a scenic view of Saint Petersburg’s historical landmarks, architecture and bridges.
Visit the Peter and Paul Fortress with Cathedral, a Symbol of St. Petersburg
Explore the stunning Peter and Paul Cathedral, the final resting place of Russian emperors, and marvel at its soaring spire.
Ascend the fortress walls for panoramic views of the Neva River and the picturesque cityscape of St. Petersburg.
Day 4 St. Petersburg
Explore the Hermitage: Treasure Trove of Art
Discover one of the world’s largest and most renowned art museums, housing over three million artworks, including masterpieces by Rembrandt, Michelangelo, and Van Gogh.
Learn About Russian History at the Fabergé Museum.
Explore the masterpieces of Russian jewelry and craftsmanship art. Admire the finest examples of Fabergé Imperial Easter Eggs and other art objects.
Day 5 St. Petersburg – Moscow
Departure from St. Petersburg to Moscow by Sapsan.
Arrival to Moscow
Enjoy City tour with photo stops, including Triumphal Arch, Moscow city, the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, MGU, Victory Park, Victory Square and other main places of interest.
Get Lost in the Charm of Old Arbat Street
The oldest street in Moscow, Old Arbat is filled with colorful stalls, street performers, and charming cafes. Step back in time and immerse yourself in the romance of this iconic street. You’ll find souvenirs, antiques and beautiful pieces of art at every corner!
Day 6 Moscow
Visit to Red Square and Moscow Kremlin, a Fortress of Splendor
Witness the heart of Moscow as you stroll through the iconic Red Square, surrounded by landmarks like St. Basil’s Cathedral and Lenin’s Mausoleum.
Step inside the magnificent cathedrals within the Kremlin walls, including the breathtaking Assumption Cathedral and the ornate Archangel’s Cathedral.
Immerse yourself in Russia’s history as you explore the dazzling treasures of the Armoury Chamber, home to stunning royal artifacts and imperial regalia.
Day 7 Moscow – Sergiev Posad – Moscow
Excursion to Sergiev Posad
Troitse-Sergieva Lavra Monastery
Visit the spiritual heart of Russian Orthodoxy at the Troitse-Sergieva Lavra Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage site filled with beautiful churches and holy relics.
Indulge in the delicious flavours of Sergiev Posad, sampling traditional Russian dishes, such as borscht, blini, and pelmeni.
Enjoy the master-class of DIY Matryoshka Dolls
Explore the fascinating history and intricate craftsmanship of traditional Russian Matryoshka dolls, a symbol of Russian folk art.
Day 8 Moscow
Explore Tsaritsyno: An Imperial Retreat
Escape the bustling city and explore the serene beauty of Tsaritsyno. Wander through the enchanting gardens, visit the grand palace, and unwind in the tranquil atmosphere
Day 9 Moscow
Transfer to airport to take flight home
The touroperator reserves the right to change the sequence of excursions and visits to objects.