T662 Tourcode :RUS_MOS_PET_7

Group Tour: Moscow and St. Petersburg 
Moscow - St. Petersburg

7 days / 6 nights
Visit the 2 pearls of Russia!
Palaces, museums, Orthodox Cathedrals, the Fountains of Peterhof, the Vodka Museum, a Cruise on the Moscow River, a Russian folklore show. 
Day 1Moscow
Arrival to Moscow. Meeting with English speaking guide and transfer to the hotel. Check in, dinner and overnight. 
Day 2Moscow
Afte breakfast you will start your full day city tour. You will visit the Kremlin, the historical centre of the city and the heart of Moscow. On the Kremlin grounds you can see the Tsar Belland, the Tsar Cannon, Annunciation (Blagoveschensky), Arkhangel (Arkhalgelsky)and Assumption (Voznesensky) Cathedrals and the Church of the Twelve Apostles – wonderful monuments of Russian church architecture with unique richly decorated interiors. Visit the Lenin Mausoleum where the Lenin's Body is embalmed and preserved, Moscow Kremlin Complex Alexander Garden, Bolshoi Theatre etc. Enter the St. Basils cathedral, two more cathedrals at Red Square, Upper trading arcades, Manish ploshad and underground market. After lunch visit of Vorobyevi Hills also called Sparrow hills, which is situated in the right bank of the Moskova river and one of the highest points in Moscow with an altitude of up to 220 m. Pass by the Moscow State University, Gagarin Square, Triumphal Arch, Kutuzovsky Prospect, Big Stone Bridge, Peter I Square, Moscow River Bridge, Russian Sate Library, Borovitskaya Tower, World War II Memorial Victory Park as well as the spectacular Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, destroyed by the communists and restored only a few years ago. Visit Victory Park and entry to 2nd World War Museum. Walk through the old Arbat Street. Dinner and overnight.
Day 3Moscow
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning walking tour to Vodka Museum and White Kremlin. In the museum exposition you can see the first distillation unit, by means of which burning wine was produced in the XVth century. After lunch you will enjoy boat ride, a great way to see many of the city's most interesting sights. Transfer by high-speed train to St.Petesburg. Dinner and overnight.
Day 4Saint Petersburg
Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will visit The Hermitage Museum, one of the world`s most magnificent repositories with almost 3 million pieces of art, such as Raphael's and Leonardo da Vinci's Madonnas, paintings by Titian and Rembrandt, Monet, Renois, Picasso and Matisse. Lunch and free time for shopping. Dinner and overnight.
Day 5Saint Petersburg
After breakfast you will start your guided city tour. During the visit you will see the main highlights of Saint- Petersburg such as the Winter Palace, Kazan Cathedral, the Peter and Paul Fortress, the Bronze Horseman, Smolny Cathedral, the State Russian Museum. After lunch you will discover the famous Nevskij Prospekt with the church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, St.Isaac's cathedral and so on. In the evening you will enjoy the charming part of the tour – A Russian Folk Show at Nikolaevsky Palace with Cocktail Party. The evening begins in the Nikolaevsky Palace restaurant where you will discover traditional Russian dance and music. You will relish fresg fruit, canapés with red caviar, cheeses, Russian vodka, champagne, red wine, mineral water, juice and soft drinks. Dinner. Overnight in Saint Petersburg.
Day 6Saint Petersburg
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to Peterhof - one of the most prominent suburbs of Petersburg situated on the coast of the Gulf of Finland. Grand Palace and charming Lower Park with countless fountains produce an unforgettable impression. One of the largest fountains is the
Samson Fountain, in the centre of the Great Grotto. In addition to Peterhof`s grand fountains, you will come across numerous “trick” fountains, designed to shower unwary passersby. Visit Magnificent grand summer palace, lavishly decorated with the two white pavilions with gilded cupolas. (Lunch / Dinner). Overnight in Saint Petersburg.
Day 7Saint Petersburg - Moscow
After breakfast take a last minute watch of the magnificient city and proceed to the airport to catch the internal flight to Moscow and later board the flight back home.

ISCRA reserves the right to change the scheduled excursions or modify the itinerary. ISCRA booking office will confirm the services at booking. 

ID: T662, Tourcode :RUS_MOS_PET_7