Russian Classic – our popular 6 day educational tour

Tour overview & details | Day by day itinerary
 

6 days, 5 nights (Moscow 2, overnight train 1, St Petersburg 2)

An unforgettable experience of a lifetime for students! Step outside the classroom on this magical, educational 6 day tour to Russia. See with your own eyes the beauty and splendour of Moscow and St. Petersburg. Learn about Russia's intriguing history, its rich culture and its architectural heritage. A valuable learning experience for all your students!

Highlights

Red Square, Lenin's Mausoleum, Kremlin, overnight train, Peter and Paul's Fortress, Hermitage, Yusupov Palace, Catherine's Palace and traditional Russian Folklore show.

Customisation and Flexibility

As we specialise in Russia, we are very flexible with our itineraries. Russian Classic is our suggested standard itinerary, however many teachers prefer to change certain aspects of the trip to suit their requirements. Please contact us to discuss your needs further and for a full quote.

What's included

  • Russian visa support letter and group invitation
  • Russian visa processing fees and consular fee
  • Visa application support
  • Airport transfers upon arrival and departure in Russia
  • Expert bi-lingual local guides in Moscow and St. Petersburg for all excursions
  • Personal coach transportation to all scheduled programme activities
  • Use of coach until 11pm each night if required
  • Overnight train from Moscow to St Petersburg (4-berth)
  • 4 nights twin room accommodation in 3 or 4 star hotels
  • All breakfasts and dinners daily
  • Russian Alphabet booklet
  • All applicable entrance fees to museums, galleries and events listed below
     

In Moscow:

  • Comprehensive guided city sightseeing tour, including Red Square
  • Lenin's Mausoleum (closed Mondays and Fridays)
  • Kremlin and 1 Cathedral guided tour
  • Cultural visit to local Russian school (we may switch school visit to St Petersburg depending on the scheduling)

In St Petersburg:

  • Comprehensive guided city sightseeing tour
  • Peter and Paul Fortress guided tour
  • Hermitage guided tour
  • Yusupov Palace guided tour, including Rasputin exhibition
  • Excursion to Pushkin village and guided tour of Catherine's Palace
     

What's not included

  • Return flights and airport fees/taxes
  • Health, trip cancellation/interruption or baggage insurance (see note below re insurance)
  • Passport costs
  • Lunches and meal time drinks (except

Call us - 0161 491 0266 info@russiancitybreaks.co.uk