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Kyiv-Moscow-St.Petersburg

Kyiv - Moscow - St. Petersburg

Days: 12
Transport: plane-train-bus
Tour description:
1 Day
769+ Kyiv Foundators Kyiv Pechersk Lavra
Arrival to Kyiv (KBP)
Transfer to Hotel. Hotel accommodation.
Dinner.
Overnight accommodation
2 Day
Vladimir's monument Golden Gates Andryyvsky uzviz
Kyiv
Breakfast
Kyiv City Tour (more…)
Taras Shevchenko Park and monument, National Taras Shevchenko University, National Opera house of Ukraine, Golden Gates, St. Sophia Cathedral, St. Michael Cathedral, National bank of Ukraine, Presidential administration, Maryyinsky park and Palace, Monument to the millions of victims of the Great Famine in 1932-1933.

Visit to Kyiv Pechersk Lavra (visit to caves)
Light lunch.
Visit to the National Memorial Museum Of The Great Patriotic War 1941- 1945.
Dinner in the Ukrainian style restaurant with folk music.
Overnight accommodation.
3 Day
Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra Park Taras Shevchenko University
Kyiv Breakfast
Visit to the Ukrainian museum of folk architecture, life and tradition (outdoor museum) or St. Sophia Cathedral (depends on weather)
Light lunch.
National Chernobyl museum (more…)
The Ukrainian National Chernobyl Museum (Ukrainian: Українськии національний музей "Чорнобиль") is a museum dedicated to the Chernobyl disaster. The museum is located in the city of Kiev, Ukraine. It houses an extensive collection of scale models, visual media, memorabilia, artifacts, and other representational items designed to educate the public about many aspects of the Chernobyl disaster. Several exhibits depict the technical progression of the accident, and there are also many areas dedicated to the loss of life and cultural ramifications of the disaster. Due to the nature of the subject material, the museum provides a very visually engaging experience.

Shopping on Andryyvsky uzviz
Transfer to the Kyiv railway station.
Departure to Moscow
Bag dinner
Overnight in the train.
4 Day
Bulvarnoye Koltso The Cathedral of Christ the Savior Vorobyevi Mountains
Arrival to Moscow
Meeting with guide near train.
Breakfast in fast food restaurant
Moscow City Tour (more…).
Moscow City Tour is a good chance to get acquainted with the largest city in Russia. During the city tour you will see all the major sights, including the Red Square, the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, the Novodevichiy Convent, Poklonnaya and Vorobievy Mountains, Tverskaya Street, Bulvarnoye Koltso (Boulevard Ring), and other sights.

Hotel accommodation.
Free time
Dinner in the hotel’s restaurant.
Overnight accommodation
5 Day
Armoury Chamber Kremlin Red Square
Moscow
Breakfast
Excursion to Kremlin, Armoury Chamber.(more…).
You are welcome to take a unique tour of the Kremlin, during which you will have an opportunity to enjoy the historical monuments such as the Great Kremlin Palace and Arsenal building, see the trophy weapons of the war of 1812 and admire the cathedrals on the territory of the Kremlin. You can visit one of the Kremlin cathedrals of your choice. In addition, you will be offered a detailed acquaintance with the famous Armory Museum. The collection of the Armory is overwhelming. It contains such exhibits as the chalice of Yuri Dolgorukiy, the helm and armor of Boris Godunov, collection of over fifty Faberge eggs, golden and silver works of applied art by Russian, European and Oriental masters, invaluable weapons and other works made of precious metals and stones.

Free time.
Dinner in the hotel’s restaurant.
Overnight accommodation
6 Day
Arbat Arbat at the nifht Moscow metro
Moscow Breakfast
Excursion and shopping on Arbat street (more…).
The Arbat located between Arbatskie Vorota Square and Smolenskaya Square is one of the most famous streets in Moscow. The Arbat is also one of the symbols of old Moscow, which was celebrated in poems, novels, songs and movies. Nowadays the Arbat is the name of the pedestrian street, but actually the Arbat is the whole district of Moscow that marked its 500th birthday in 1993.

Excursion to Moscow metro. (more…).
In the second part of the tour you will get aquainted with Moscow metro. Soon after the opening, the metro became the inseparable part of Moscow. Some stations are designed by outstanding Soviet architects. Among them was A. Shchusev, the author of the Mausoleum in Moscow. The grand stations looked like palaces. Nowadays Moscow metro takes the first place in functioning capacity in the world. The general length of the metro is over 265 kilometers, and since early morning till late night 170 stations function.

19.00 Visit to Bolshoy theatre
Overnight accommodation
7 Day
Tretyakov gallery Tretyakov gallery Tretyakov gallery
Moscow
Breakfast
Excursion to Tretyakovskaya gallery (more…).
We will be pleased to organize a conducted tour of the Tretiakov Gallery which is the largest museum of Russian art in the world. The museum represents the whole history of Russian art from the ancient period until now. Its superb collection consists of numerous icons, paintings, sculptures and graphics. The museum is housed in the Tretiakovs former house, the main facade of which, designed by the famous Russian artist V.M. Vasnetsov, was constructed in 1902-1904. The Tretiakov Gallery may boast of its 62 halls, packed with artistic items. The most unique collections of the museum are the Collection of Russian Art of the 9th-10th centuries and the Collection of Soviet Art of 1930-1980.

Free time
Transfer to Moscow railway station
04:30 PM Departure to St. Petersburg.
09:30 PM Arrival to St. Petersburg.
Transfer to Hotel
Hotel accommodation
Overnight accommodation
8 Day
channels and rivers Petropavlovskaya fortress Petropavlovskaya fortress
St. Petersburg
Breakfast
AM: St.Petersburg City tour including visit to Petro-Pavlovskaya fortress, on the territory of which the most ancient church situated – Petropavlovskiy cathedral - which is the reliquary of Russian kings. (more…).

A relatively young city, St. Petersburg was founded in 1703, and has been playing key role in the history of Russia ever since.

Our sightseeing tour will acquaint you with the main architectural and historical monuments of Saint Petersburg. You will take a ride along its main streets and prospects enjoying its splendid sights: numerous palaces and cathedrals, rivers and channels, bridges and parks…

The guide will treat you to savoury stories on the city’s background, present time’s morals & manners, renowned sights and less known curiosities.

Even this fleeting encounter with this city won’t leave you indifferent, but if you are inclined to spend in St. Petersburg more than one day we will be glad to unveil more mysteries here and arrange individual sightseeing programme.


PM: Boat Tour along rivers and channels (more…).

Saint-Petersburg is often referred to as Venice of the North. Like the Italian city, the Northern capital of Russia boasts wondrous architecture, splendid museums and vibrant lifestyle. Born from the sea foam and specifically designed as a gateway of a strong naval empire, St. Petersburg cannot be imagined without the humpbacked bridges of its channels and world-famous draw bridges of mighty Neva river. Take a river tour on a ‘gondola’ of St. Petersburg – a comfortable water bus or a speedboat – and see the imperial city adorned with chiseled railing of the quays and more than 340 bridges. The guide will tell you the fluid history of St. Pete’s water – ever changing and at the same time as constant as in primeval times. Do not miss a chance to see the Northern Venice!


Dinner
Overnight accommodation
9 Day
Hermitage Hermitage museum Nikolaevskyi Palace
St. Petersburg
Breakfast
AM: Excursion to Hermitage. (more…).

One of the largest museums in the world, the State Hermitage occupies six magnificent buildings situated along the embankment of the Neva River. It would take 15 years to see all the exhibits treasured in the Hermitage. We suggest you to admire the gems of the collection.

In the course of the excursion you will be familiarized with masterpieces by outstanding artists from Italy, Spain, Holland, Flanders, France, England, Germany, and other Western European countries. On display there are works by such great masters as Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Giorgione, Titian, Michelangelo, Francisco de Goya, Renoir, Picasso and many others. The lovers of the art of impressionists and postimpressionists will definitely enjoy works by Degas, Renoir, Piccasso, Van Gogh, Gauguin and other artists.

We hope that you will remember your visit to the State Hermitage museum as one of the best experiences of your life


Free time.
PM: Visit to Nikolaevskyi Palace (more…)

T he Nikolaevsky Palace, constructed in the middle of XVIII cent. originally served as a residence of Emperor Nicolas I’s son, Grand Duke Nicolas. Today the classic building preserving the memory of the city history has been carefully restored and regularly serves as venue for bright folklore shows that enjoy immense popularity both with locals and tourists.

The musicians of the Russian folk ensembles play traditional accordion, balalaika as well as some rare and even exotic musical instruments. Lyrical dances of the Russian North will let you feel the mysterious Russian soul, stirring dances and songs of the Cossacks will amaze you. You’ll hear the folk music of different nationalities of Russia. The national color of the performance is enriched with the bright dresses made in accordance with Russian traditions.

Divided into two parts the show lasts for about two hours. In the intermission Russian snacks and beverages (canapes with caviar, ham, smoked sausage, cheese, fruit, strong and soft drinks) are served. In the interval the guests are also welcome to listen to classical music performed by a string quartette and buy various Russian souvenirs


Overnight accommodation
10 Day
Tsarskoeselo. EkaterininskiyPalace Tsarskoeselo Tsarskoeselo
St. Petersburg
Breakfast
AM: Excursion to Tsarskoe selo. (more…).

We invite you to learn more about one of the most picturesque suburbs of St. Petersburg, the town of Pushkin named after a famous Russian poet, also know as Tsarskoye Selo (tsars’ village literally). The Catherine Park, an inseparable part of the ensemble and a very poetic place, is a magnificent work of creative labor of several generations of talented Russian architects, prominent sculptors, gardeners, and engineers, thousands of craftsmen and working people of various specializations.

Catherine Palace is the center of the composition of the park and the main landmark of Pushkin. During the palace excursion you will get to know about the mysterious history the Amber Room and see its splendid interiors, designed by eminent architects and recently restored. You will enjoy the result of restoration works performed by skilled masters, who needed all their professionalism to recreate the eighth wonder of the world.

The collection of the palace includes a large number of precious works of art, such as furniture, porcelain, statues, canvases, etc., including personal belongings of Russian emperors and members of their families


Dinner
Overnight accommodation
11 Day
Petergof. Main fountain Petergof Petergof
St. Petersburg
Breakfast
Excursion to Peterhof(more…).

We invite you to see one of the best known suburbs of St. Petersburg, Peterhof or Petrodvorets. This gem of Russian 18-19 century architecture used to be the favourite and most beautiful summer residence of the Royal family. The world-famous palace, fountain and park ensemble of Peterhof is an outstanding landmark that witnessed huge stratum of Russian history.

The Lower Park is an ideal place for walking. Not only will you amaze at various fountains of different sizes and shapes but also learn the symbolic motive of each sculpture complex. You get stunned at the view to the Great Palace and the Fountains Cascade from the gulf of Finland.

During the tour you will visit the Great Palace which is structural center of the Upper Gardens and the Lower Park. You will enjoy its spacious and airy rooms adorned with rich moldings, splendid parquet flooring, exquisite carving, painted ceilings and canvases by great masters.


Your tour to St. Petersburg will not be complete is you miss this gem of world heritage.
Dinner
Overnight accommodation
12 Day
St.Petersburg St.Petersburg St.Petersburg
St. Petersburg
Breakfast
Free time
Transfer to airport SPB
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