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Highlights Of Russia - Travel Talk
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6 days

Highlights Of Russia

From St Petersburg to Moscow
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Travel Talk
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US $831
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  • See the famous Kremlin Palace
  • Lose yourself in St Petersburg
  • Stand in the centre of Red Square
  • Go bar hopping in Moscow

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Start in St Petersburg and end in Moscow! With the in-depth cultural tour Highlights Of Russia, you have a 6 day tour package taking you through St Petersburg, Russia and Moscow, . Highlights Of Russia includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: St. Petersburg
  2. Day 2: St. Petersburg - City tour incl. the Hermitage
  3. Day 3: St. Petersburg (opt. Tsars Route tour)
  4. Day 5: Moscow, Kremlin Palace, St. Basil's, Arbat Street
  5. Day 4: Moscow City Tour, Red Square
  6. Day 6: Moscow
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What's Included

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

Where You'll Stay

Sleeper Train

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  • Highlights Of Russia reviewer 1
    · January 27, 2020
    I spent last Christmas hundreds of pounds out of pocket and unable to spend time with my family. This is because of Travel Talk. I’ve happily been on adventures with Travel Talk before, and I wish I didn’t have to write this review. However, due to the... Show more
    Travel Talk commented on this review
    Hi Scott, thank you for your review, we value all our customer’s feedback to deliver the best service to our passengers as possible. If you could please send your full query to our Customer Service team on info@traveltalktours.com , one of our Customer... Show more
    Trip date: December 2019
  • Highlights Of Russia reviewer 2
    · January 02, 2020
    Great tour learning about the history and culture of Russia. The Hermitage and Catherine Palace where highlights. Tanya our guide was fantastic throughout. Our Moscow guide was ok but she didn't have the same energy as our group leader. This tour is... Show more
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    Trip date: December 2019
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    · October 31, 2019
    Tanya was excellent- very knowledgeable Learnt a lot Well organized
    Trip date: October 2019
  • Highlights Of Russia reviewer 4
    · August 26, 2019
    It was a really cool tour! Dmitry went out of his way to ensure we had a perfect time! Answering loads of questions! The I my thing I would say is that it is a bit confusing what is actually included in the tour and what isn't it does end up being a... Show more
    Trip date: August 2019
  • ES
    · August 09, 2019
    Tourradar holidays .a bit like a Ryan Air great value. But add on's a little more up front like extra day trips ECT. It helps budget travellers to budget better. Best Regards Edward
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    Trip date: August 2019
  • SW
    · August 01, 2019
    Tanya was the best tour guide!!!! She is a wealth of knowledge and experience. Nothing was a problem and she made the entire trip a unique experience. Tatyana (Moscow day guide) was great too, also extremely knowledgeable. Over all this trip was well... Show more
    Trip date: July 2019
  • E
    · July 19, 2019
    Very good! City, people, weather..
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    Trip date: July 2019
  • SS
    · June 17, 2019
    Had great time in the tour.
    Trip date: May 2019
  • S
    · June 11, 2019
    Except the Airport pick up everything else went smooth
    Trip date: May 2019
  • ML
    · May 08, 2019
    Tania was fabulous such wonderful company I have recommended travel talk over and over I want to do the tour again
    Trip date: April 2019

Dates & Availability

6 days
Highlights Of Russia
From St Petersburg to Moscow
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    • When and where does the tour end?

      This tour ends after breakfast on the last day of the tour at Izmailovo Delta Hotel in Moscow and it's time to say goodbye to your new friends and check-out of the hotel at 11 am. Please be aware the hotel is subject to change until your final documents are released.

    • When and where does the tour start?

      The first day of the tour generally starts from Moscow Hotel in St. Petersburg and as the first day is just an arrivals day you can arrive at any time. At the terminal, keep your eyes open for the Travel Talk sign, as they pick you up from the airport and take you to the hotel. There is an informal meeting planned for the evening at approximately 6:00 pm so we recommend arriving beforehand so you can meet your group and fellow travellers. After the meeting, you can join the group for a walk and partake in an optional group dinner if you wish. Please note that the joining point is subject to change until your final documents are released.

    • What are the optional excursions?

      The optional excursions for this tour are:

      Group Dinner
      Tsar's Route
      Catherine's Palace
      Folklore Show
      Moscow By Night
      Tretjakov Gallery

      Please note that this list is a guideline only and that pricing will be available with your finalised travel documents.

    • What is the age range?

      Generally, Travel Talk's passengers tend to be between the ages of 18 and 39, however, they do welcome more mature travellers with a young outlook. Unfortunately, children and young travellers under the age of 18 are not eligible to participate in this tour.

    • Is there a hotel list available?

      All accommodations are subject to change until 4-6 weeks before the departure date, however, after your booking is finalised you will be issued with your final trip documents with your confirmed hotel list. To give you an idea of the type of accommodation TravelTalk uses on this tour, below is a list of the hotels that they generally use, but please be advised that they are subject to change:

      Moscow Hotel - St. Petersburg
      Izmailovo Delta Hotel - Moscow

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    Good to Know

    • About the country


      Russian Ruble

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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 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.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before August 22nd, 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after August 22nd, 2020, a minimum payment of $10 is required to confirm your booking with Travel Talk. 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 15 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 Travel Talk will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for "Travel Talk" 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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