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Essential Russia

Essential Russia - Intrepid Travel
Essential Russia - Intrepid Travel
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1 review
Starts
Moscow
+2 Destinations
Central Russia
Ends
St Petersburg
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Highlights

Start in Moscow and end in St Petersburg! With the discovery tour Essential Russia, you have a 9 day tour package taking you from Moscow to St Petersburg and through Moscow, Russia and 2 other destinations in Russia. Essential Russia includes accommodation in a hotel and hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
18 to 29 year olds
Accommodation
Hostel, Hotel, Guesthouse, Sleeper Train
Max Group Size
16
Transportation
Train & Rail, Local Transport, Private Vehicle
Travel style
Discovery
Operator
Intrepid Travel

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Moscow
  2. Day 2: Moscow
  3. Day 3-4: Nikola-Lenivets
  4. Day 5: Moscow
  5. Day 6: Moscow - Overnight train
  6. Day 7: St. Petersburg
  7. Day 8: St. Petersburg
  8. Day 9: St. Petersburg

Travel guide

Prepare for an adventure in this stunning destination with our travel guide.

What's included

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

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  • L
    Written on May 9, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    I had an even better time than I expected. It was a tiny group, just 3 of us, and our tour leader, Kristina, who made sure we all had an awesome trip.

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About the countries

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Currencies

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Visa

Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Typhoid
Recommended for Russia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Russia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for Russia. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Russia. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Yellow fever
Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Russia. Ideally 10 days before travel.
Japanese B encephalitis
Recommended for Russia. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Tick-borne encephalitis
Recommended for Russia. Ideally 6 months before travel.

Policies

Location
Moscow is the starting point and St Petersburg is the endpoint.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request Intrepid Travel to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Payment(s)
For any tour departing before 20 October 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 20 October 2019, a minimum payment of $400 is required to confirm your booking with Intrepid Travel. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
Cancellation policy
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Payment methods
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Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 972 km.
  • Moscow (Russia)
  • 169 km
  • Nikola-Lenivets (Russia)
  • 169 km
  • Moscow (Russia)
  • 633 km
  • St Petersburg (Russia)

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  • Why we love it

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