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Trans Siberian Explorer - World Expeditions
23 days

Trans Siberian Explorer

From Beijing to St Petersburg
Tour Operator:
World Expeditions
Max group size:
14
Age range:
16 to 80
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
31198
From
US $6,499
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Itinerary

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 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.
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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 15-16: 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
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
12x nights

Reviews About This Operator

  • Jenni
    August 14, 2019
    The tour was amazing from start to finish. We were well looked after and the guides in each place were very informative. Mongolia was the highlight. Our guide and driver stayed with us and were very friendly, informative and helpful. They made our stay... Show more
  • World
    December 01, 2011
    it all went well and would have no qhalms about booking another one.
    Review collected by World Expeditions
  • World
    December 01, 2011
    Guides where great & knowledgable. really enjoyed the family atmosphere & accommodation.
    Review collected by World Expeditions

Availability

23 days
Trans Siberian Explorer
From Beijing to St Petersburg
No credit card fees
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  • Upcoming departures
  • June 2020
  • August 2020
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Upcoming departures
  • Saturday
    Jun 6, 2020
    Sunday
    Jun 28, 2020
    Based on Twin Share
    $6,499
  • Saturday
    Jun 20, 2020
    Sunday
    Jul 12, 2020
    Based on Twin Share
    $6,499
  • Saturday
    Aug 1, 2020
    Sunday
    Aug 23, 2020
    Based on Twin Share
    $6,499
  • Saturday
    Aug 15, 2020
    Sunday
    Sep 6, 2020
    Based on Twin Share
    $6,499

FAQs

  • 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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Good to Know

  • About the countries

    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.

    Vaccines

    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.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before 13 April 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 13 April 2020, a minimum payment of $500 is required to confirm your booking with World Expeditions. 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 75 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.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and World Expeditions will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
    • The following cards are accepted for World Expeditions tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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