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Le Grand Trans Mongolian: Beijing to St. Petersburg - Discovery Russia
27 days

Le Grand Trans Mongolian: Beijing to St. Petersburg

From Beijing to St Petersburg
Tour Operator:
Discovery Russia
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8 to 80
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Start in Beijing and end in St Petersburg! With the train & rail tour Le Grand Trans Mongolian: Beijing to St. Petersburg, you have a 27 day tour package taking you through Beijing, China and 12 other destinations. Le Grand Trans Mongolian: Beijing to St. Petersburg includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Beijing
    Start point Beijing, Beijing Shi, China
  2. Day 2: Beijing at a Glance
  3. Day 3: Discover Beijing
  4. Day 4: The adventure begins!
  5. Day 5: Ulaanbaatar & Terelj National Park
  6. Day 6: Mongolia Exploration
  7. Day 7: Ulaanbaatar & train to Russia
  8. Day 8: Arrival to Baikal shores
  9. Day 9: Lake Baikal exploration
  10. Day 10: Discover Irkutsk
  11. Day 11: On board
  12. Day 12: Yekaterinburg Arrival
  13. Day 13: Yekaterinburg guided tour
  14. Day 14: Departure for Kazan
  15. Day 15: Kazan guided tour
  16. Day 16: Discover Central Russia
  17. Day 17: Discover Nizhny Novgorod
  18. Day 18: Vladimir guided tour
  19. Day 19: The Golden Ring
  20. Day 20: Suzdal guided tour and transfer to Moscow
  21. Day 21: Mighty Kremlin & The city
  22. Day 22: Moscow Tour
  23. Day 23: To St. Petersburg
  24. Day 24: Discover St. Petersburg
  25. Day 25: Peterhof Palace & Boat Cruise
  26. Day 26: The Catherine Palace and Amber Room
  27. Day 27: Farewell
    End point St. Petersburg, Санкт-Петербу́рг, Город Санкт-Петербург, Russia
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Optional Extras
  • Additional Services

Customer Reviews

  • MF
    · September 23, 2019
    The trans Mongolian train ride was a great adventure! Seeing the country side from Beijing to st Petersburg was interesting. Each stop gave us a chance to learn both culture and history of the area. The night in the ger camp was a highlight of Mongolia.... Show more
    Discovery Russia commented on this review
    Dear Marion, thank you for choosing us for the Trans Mongolian adventure. We are happy to know you've enjoyed your trip, and hope you've made new friends and gathered a good collection of great experiences to remember!
    Trip date: August 2019


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  • About the countries


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    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.


    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.
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