Easy Pace Russia with Insight Vacations
Easy Pace Russia
Date: 20 August 2017
Duration: 8 Days
NOW: €1799 *Flights excluded
From the grand baroque of St Petersburg to Moscow’s iconic treasures, Russia is an enigma that just has to be sampled by any serious traveller.
- Petersburg: Sightseeing with a Local Expert will show you St. Isaac’s Cathedral, the fortress of St. Peter and Paul and Decembrists’ Square.
- Petrodvorets: Cruise by hydrofoil to Peter the Great’s Summer Palace, built to rival Versailles. Explore the formal gardens, bursting with thunderous cascades, sparkling fountains and golden statues.
- Petersburg: With a Local Expert, explore the spectacular Hermitage Museum – one of the world’s great repositories of European art and housed in the stunning former Winter Palace of the Tsars.
- St Petersburg: Visit the former residence of the Yusupov family and the scene of Rasputin’s murder.
- High Speed Train: ‘Sapsan’ in Russian means ‘falcon’. Relax in modern luxury and comfort, while you swoop by rail, from St. Petersburg to Moscow in just four hours.
- Moscow: With a Local Expert, walk inside the walls of the Kremlin Fortress, see St. Basil’s Cathedral and explore the opulent Metro stations.
- Dining: 7 Buffet Breakfasts; 1 Welcome Dinner and 1 Celebration Dinner all with wine, plus tea or coffee.
- An expert Insight Tour Director, at the pinnacle of their career, will guide you on your journey. Serving as your ‘travelling concierge’, this skilled guide will act as consummate organiser and be your ‘friend in a foreign land’.
- Enjoy the unique comfort of Insight’s luxury air-conditioned 40 seat coach with extended leg room and on-board restroom. It’s business class comfort.
- A personal radio headset gives you the freedom to wander during visits to famous highlights, without missing any of your Local Expert’s fascinating insights and commentaries.
- Baggage handling everywhere, with seamless and prompt delivery to your door at every hotel.
- Hotel and restaurant tips included – you’ll never have to worry about how much to give, nor search for foreign currency. Plus we include all taxes and porterage charges at hotels.
- Stay connected with friends and family with our complimentary coach and hotel Wi-Fi.
- Insight Flourishes – from time to time, your Tour Director will enchant you with local tidbits, each representing authentic food or beverages unique to the destination.
- Included airport transfers on Day 1 and Day 8.
Terms and Conditions
- Price shown is for twin share. Single supplements may apply.
- Flights are excluded.
- This offer is subject to availability and can be withdrawn or amended at any time without notice.
- This offer is not combinable with any other offer but past passenger.