6 Day Moscow and St Petersburg for Indian Groups to Russia

The perfect solution for Indian Groups to Russia wanting Moscow and St Petersburg tours with Indian meals. Join our well organized, guaranteed departure group city tour, with arrival and departure transfers, plus comprehensive sightseeing package included, allowing free time to explore independently.

Itinerary for Indian Groups to Russia

Day 1 – Arrival in Moscow

Upon arrival in Moscow, you will be met by our English speaking representative at the airport and transferred to your hotel to check in for 2 nights. Check in from 14.00 hrs at the 4 star Holiday Inn Sokolniki Hotel. Conveniently located by Sokolniki metro station – just 6 stops from the city centre with no changes.
Evening at leisure.

Transportation: Transfer only

Day 2 – Moscow Sightseeing

After breakfast, our English speaking tour guide will meet you at reception at 10.00 hrs for an orientation tour of the city, starting with a tour, on foot, of some of the spectacular underground metro stations in Moscow, known as the ‘Palaces of the People’ when they were first built. You will be amazed at the beautiful sculptures, bronzes, mosaics and crystal chandeliers. Later, by coach, you will see some of the famous landmarks and places to which you may return at your leisure. The tour sights include Red Square, the Kremlin, Sparrow Hills, Bolshoi Theatre, Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, Victory Park, Novodevichy Convent, the White House and the famous Moscow streets. Tour concludes at around 16.00hrs at the hotel, or you may stay in the city and make your own way back to the hotel.

No entrances included today.
Evening at leisure.

Transportation: From 12.00 hrs to 16.00 hrs

Day 3 – Kremlin

After breakfast, check out. Your guide will take you to the most famous landmark of the city, the magnificent Kremlin territory.

Entrances: Kremlin and 1 cathedral.

Afternoon departure from Leningradsky rail station to St Petersburg on the high speed train. Arriving mid evening, transfer with our local guide and check in to the centrally located 3 star Dostoevsky Hotel.

Evening at leisure.

Transportation: From 10.00 hrs to 16.00 hrs Moscow; Transfer only St Petersburg

Day 4 – Hermitage Museum

After breakfast, departing at 10.00 hrs, your panoramic orientation tour of the city will commence. You will see all the major sights of this beautiful city, St Petersburg. You will see the world-renowned Hermitage Museum, housed in the Winter Palace, Peter and Paul Fortress and pass along Nevsky Prospect. St Isaac’s cathedral is also on our route, as well as the Church on the Spilled Blood.
Return to the hotel at around 14.00 hrs or you may stay in the city for further exploration and make your own way back to the hotel.
No entrances included today.
Evening at leisure.
Transportation: From 10.00 hrs to 14.00 hrs

Day 5 – Winter Palace

After breakfast, departing at 10.00 hrs* , your guide will take you to visit the Hermitage Museum – the magnificent collection of art in the winter palace of Catherine the Great. One of the largest museums in the World, founded in 1764; its collection includes over 2.7 million items. Return to the hotel at around 14.00 hrs or you may stay on at the Hermitage museum and return to the hotel on your own at your leisure.
Entrances today: Hermitage museum.
Evening at leisure.
Transportation: From 10.00 hrs to 14.00 hrs

Day 6 – Departure

After breakfast at your hotel, check out by 12.00 hrs and your departure transfer will be provided to the airport / station as required. Transportation: Transfer only

Accomodation for Indian Groups to Russia

Holiday Inn Sokolniki Hotel – Moscow ★★★★

The Holiday Inn Moscow Sokolniki offers reliable four-star accommodation and amenities at a convenient location right next to Sokolniki Metro Station (11 minutes’ journey time to Red Square and the Kremlin). The hotel features an indoor pool, a steam room, and a sauna. Wireless Internet access is available in public areas (surcharges apply) and a computer station is located on site. Business amenities at this 4-star property include a business center and meeting rooms. This business-friendly hotel offers a coffee shop/café and a bar/lounge. Additional amenities include a fitness center, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands. Onsite parking is offered for a surcharge. This is a smoke-free property.

Dostoevsky Hotel – St Petersburg ★★★

The Hotel Dostoevsky is situated in the unique historical and architectural area of St Petersburg. It takes five minutes walking through magnificent architectural monuments, from the Hotel to the Nevsky prospect, the very heart and the gala view of Saint-Petersburg. The Hotel building constructed in 1783 is located in the Vladimirskaya square. The modern-styled building front faces the Cathedral of Our Lady of Vladimir. Hotel windows facing the Vladimirsky prospect offer a spellbinding view to the Vladimirskaya square and the historical center of the city.

The Hotel offers 218 rooms of various categories. Guests are welcomed to use high-speed Internet access, satellite television, international dialing, minibar, round-the-clock room service and other facilities.

Optional Indian Meal Package for Indian Groups to Russia

Price USD 366 per person for Minimum 20 + 1 foc.

Optional meal package includes:
5 x Indian dinners
4 x Indian lunches (i.e. not on arrival or departure day as flights might not work)
Transportation & guide for 5 evenings

Not included:
Alcoholic beverages

Inclusions

  • 2 nights Moscow – Holiday Inn or similar (must be Friday, Sat or Sun)
  • 3 nights St Petersburg – Holiday Inn or Dostoevsky or similar
  • 1 free place in twin
  • Daily breakfast
  • Transfer with English speaking assistant
  • Full day Moscow (metro plus half-day coach transportation)
  • Half day Kremlin
  • Half day St Petersburg city tour
  • Half day Hermitage museum
  • Transportation as specified in the itinerary
  • Sapsan trains Moscow to St Petersburg standard class
  • Visa support sent electronically
  • Visa registration fee

Not Included

  • Porterage
  • Water on coach
  • Meals
  • Original visa support delivery fee
  • Additional coach/guide hours

Notes

  • Price valid for travel October 2014 – March 2015 (Friday or Saturday arrival only)
  • All services subject to availability
  • Transport/guide services strictly limited to hours mentioned in programme
  • Check in after 14.00 hours (Moscow) 15.00 hrs (St Petersburg). Check out by 12.00 hours
  • Accommodation may be substituted with similar grade hotels
  • Tours and timings may vary according to local conditions
  • Tours substitutions may be made if necessary
  • Visa support – is supplied for duration of tour only
  • Visa support can be sent electronically at no cost
  • Russian Visa – you will need to obtain a tourist visa BEFORE you arrive in Russia
St Isaac's Cathedral - Indian Groups to Russia

St Isaac’s Cathedral – Indian Groups to Russia

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