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The Cossack

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Days
26
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Cost/day $143
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The Cossack - Vodkatrain
The Cossack - Vodkatrain
Starts
Beijing
Destinations
+14
Ends
St Petersburg
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Highlights

Start in Beijing and end in St Petersburg! With the train & rail tour The Cossack, you have a 26 day tour package taking you from Beijing to St Petersburg and through Beijing, China and 13 other destinations. The Cossack is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel and hostel as well as an expert guide, transport and more.
Age range
18 to 35 year olds
Accommodation
Hostel, Hotel, Camping, Berth / Cabin, Guesthouse
Max Group Size
15
Transportation
Train & Rail
Travel style
Train & Rail, Discovery, Historical
  • Tara Shaikh's review about another Vodkatrain tour
    4.5 - Excellent

    This trip was exactly what I was looking for. The pace of the itinerary was great, especially during the winter months. The honchos in each city were great, had tons of information, and always great ideas on what to do in each city. I really enjoyed the... Read more

  • MollyDennis's review about another Vodkatrain tour
    4.5 - Excellent

    Very smooth, great locations and a great group

  • Emmerson Power's review about another Vodkatrain tour
    4.5 - Excellent

    Vodkatrain was amazing, I was struggling to find a transiberrien tour that catered for my age group, it was so much fun, we had independence but amazing guidance with our new honchos in each city. The price was amazing, I couldn't believe the value for... Read more

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Days 1-2: Beijing
  2. Day 3: Trans Mongolian Railway
  3. Day 4: Ulaanbaatar
  4. Day 5: Kharkhorin and Erdene Zuu
  5. Day 6: Khustai National Park
  6. Day 7: Ulaanbaatar
  7. Day 8: Ulaanbaatar to Ulan Ude
  8. Day 9: Ulan Ude and to Irkutsk
  9. Days 10-11: Irkutsk and Lake Baikal
  10. Days 12-13 : Trans Siberian Railway
  11. Days 14-15 : Yekaterinburg
  12. Day 16 : Trans Siberian Railway to Kazan
  13. Day 17 : Kazan
  14. Day 18 : Kazan to Murom
  15. Days 19-20 : Suzdal and Vladimir
  16. Days 21 - 23: Moscow
  17. Days 24-26: St. Petersburg

Travel guide

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What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Meals

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

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The Cossack

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  • Sunday
    Jun 23, 2019
    from Beijing
    26 Days
    Thursday
    Jul 18, 2019
    to St Petersburg
    7 seats left
    $115
    USD $3,730
  • Sunday
    Jul 21, 2019
    from Beijing
    26 Days
    Thursday
    Aug 15, 2019
    to St Petersburg
    8 seats left
    $115
    USD $3,730
  • Sunday
    May 10, 2020
    from Beijing
    26 Days
    Thursday
    Jun 4, 2020
    to St Petersburg
    10+ seats left
    $118
    USD $3,822
  • Thursday
    Jun 25, 2020
    from Beijing
    26 Days
    Monday
    Jul 20, 2020
    to St Petersburg
    10+ seats left
    $118
    USD $3,822
  • Thursday
    Jul 23, 2020
    from Beijing
    26 Days
    Monday
    Aug 17, 2020
    to St Petersburg
    9 seats left
    $118
    USD $3,822
  • Thursday
    Sep 3, 2020
    from Beijing
    26 Days
    Monday
    Sep 28, 2020
    to St Petersburg
    9 seats left
    $118
    USD $3,822

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About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

¥
Yuan Renminbi
China
Tugrik
Mongolia
руб
Ruble
Russia

Plugs & Adapters

ChinaChinaChinaMongolia and Russia

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 China, Mongolia and Russia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for China, Mongolia and Russia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Cholera
Recommended for China. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for China, Mongolia and Russia. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for China, Mongolia and Russia. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Rabies
Recommended for China and Mongolia. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Yellow fever
Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for China and Russia. Ideally 10 days before travel.
Japanese B encephalitis
Recommended for China and Russia. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Tick-borne encephalitis
Recommended for China, Mongolia and Russia. Ideally 6 months before travel.

Policies

Location
Beijing is the starting point and St Petersburg is the endpoint.
Trusted
Your money is safe with TourRadar, as we only pay the tour operator after your tour has departed.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm this Vodkatrain booking. The remaining balance is then payable 80 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 13 June 2019 the full payment of $3,730 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 80 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $3730 for The Cossack, but the deposit of $99 is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
Availability
Some departure dates and prices may vary and Vodkatrain will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Vodkatrain tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 7,994 km.
  • Beijing (China)
  • 1,169 km
  • Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
  • 318 km
  • Kharkhorin (Mongolia)
  • 239 km
  • Khustai National Park (Mongolia)
  • 80 km
  • Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
  • 439 km
  • Ulan Ude (Russia)
  • 231 km
  • Irkutsk (Russia)
  • 281 km
  • Lake Baikal (Russia)
  • 281 km
  • Irkutsk (Russia)
  • 2,813 km
  • Yekaterinburg (Russia)
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