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Trans Siberian Explorer

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Starts
Beijing
+8 Destinations
Trans Siberian
Ends
St Petersburg
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Highlights

Start in Beijing and end in St Petersburg! With the train & rail tour Trans Siberian Explorer, you have a 23 day tour package taking you from Beijing to St Petersburg and through Beijing, China and 7 other destinations. Trans Siberian Explorer includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
18 to 80 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Sleeper Train
Transportation
Train & Rail, Private Vehicle
Travel style
Train & Rail, Discovery, Historical

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Beijing
  2. Day 2: Forbidden City & Summer Palace
  3. Day 3: The Great Wall
  4. Day 4: Train to Ulaanbaatar
  5. Day 5: Arrive Ulaanbaatar
  6. Day 6: Th Khustain National Park
  7. Day 7: To Nomadic family
  8. Day 8: To Terelj National Park
  9. Day 9: In Terelj National Park
  10. Day 10: Return to Ulaanbaatar
  11. Day 11: Board train to Irkustk
  12. Day 12: Arrive Irkutsk transfer to Listvyanka
  13. Day 13: In and around Listyvanka
  14. Day 14: In Listyvanka, return to Irkutsk in the afternoon
  15. Day 15: On Train
  16. Day 17: Arrive Moscow
  17. Day 18: In Moscow
  18. Day 19: In Moscow. Overnight train to St Petersburg
  19. Day 20: Arrive St Petersburg, commence sightseeing
  20. Day 21: In St Petersburg
  21. Day 22: In St Petersburg
  22. Day 23: Trip Concludes

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Additional Services

Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

  • What VISAs are required for this tour?

    All travelers require a Chinese and Mongolian visa. For our itinerary you will need a single entry visa for both. All travelers to Russia require a Russian visa. For our itinerary you will need to obtain a single entry visa. The relevant forms and instructions for obtaining these visas are included with your information kit, which you will receive after booking.

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  • Saturday
    Jun 8, 2019
    from Beijing
    23 Days
    Sunday
    Jun 30, 2019
    to St Petersburg
    10+ seats left
    $260
    USD $6,239
  • Saturday
    Jun 22, 2019
    from Beijing
    23 Days
    Sunday
    Jul 14, 2019
    to St Petersburg
    10+ seats left
    $260
    USD $6,239
  • Saturday
    Aug 3, 2019
    from Beijing
    23 Days
    Sunday
    Aug 25, 2019
    to St Petersburg
    10+ seats left
    $260
    USD $6,239
  • Saturday
    Aug 17, 2019
    from Beijing
    23 Days
    Sunday
    Sep 8, 2019
    to St Petersburg
    10+ seats left
    $260
    USD $6,239

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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.
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Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $500 to confirm this World Expeditions booking. The remaining balance is then payable 70 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 24 January 2019 the full payment of $6,239 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 70 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $6239 for Trans Siberian Explorer, but the deposit of $500 is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
Availability
Some departure dates and prices may vary and World Expeditions will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for World Expeditions tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 7,375 km.
  • Beijing (China)
  • 1,169 km
  • Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
  • 80 km
  • Khustai National Park (Mongolia)
  • 142 km
  • Terelj National Park (Mongolia)
  • 63 km
  • Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
  • 521 km
  • Irkutsk (Russia)
  • 281 km
  • Lake Baikal (Russia)
  • 281 km
  • Irkutsk (Russia)
  • 4,205 km
  • Moscow (Russia)
  • 633 km
  • St Petersburg (Russia)

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