Tour to Russian Golden Ring

11 days/ 10 nights
Small Group (2-13)
Any Date
Breakfast
Age: 0+
Price:
3,028USD

The Highlights of the Tour

Visit such important Moscow sights as the Red Square Kremlin, Arbat, Vorobyovi Gory and many others Have an unforgettable trip around the cities of Russian Golden Ring, explore beautiful white-stone cathedrals Enjoy the view of Russian fascinating landscapes with rivers, birches and velvet woods Have lunch with monks and learn the secrets of Russian Orthodox religion Admire the architectural masterpieces and historical monuments of St. Petersburg - so-called Northern Venice in Russia
Sergiev Posad - matryoshka national doll - Suzdal - St. Petersburg

ITINERARY

Our Tour to the Golden Ring will let you travel back in time to medieval Russia when the Tsars ruled. The route will cover the mysterious beautiful, ancient Russian cities, namely Moscow, Vladimir, Rostov, Suzdal, Yaroslavl, Kostroma, Ivanovo, Sergiev Posad and St. Petersburg. You will marvel at the architecture of white-stone cathedrals protected by UNESCO, enjoy the view of Russian landscapes with birches, have lunch with monks, and learn the secrets of traditional wooden matryoshka dolls. Each destination offers something completely original and specific, life-enriching experiences for young and adults.

 

Day 1 - Arrival in Moscow

Day 2 - Moscow City Tour

Moscow Sights
The day will be devoted to the landmarks of Moscow. Moscow, the bustling capital of Russia, is a city of wide streets filled with cars, vast parks and boulevards designed for relaxation and walks, new quarters with high-rise buildings, impressive monuments and historical estates. Your acquaintance will start from Vorobyovy Gory – a large park constructed on a slope in a bend along the banks of the Moskva River, with a territory of 137.5 hectares. It is known for its amazing nature and magnificent views that open from the look point. Your sightseeing tour will proceed to such important attractions as the triumphal arch, the Cathedral of Christ the Savior and the Kutuzowski Prospect. The highlight of the day will be the New Maiden Monastery (UNESCO World Heritage Site), also known as Novodevichy Monastery. Next, you'll stop at the Red Square - a UNESCO Site, the most important city landmark and number one attraction for any traveler visiting Moscow. Red Square is home to a huge number of unique attractions starting from monuments, museums, temples and cathedrals, ending with other popular historical, architectural, cultural and religious tourist sites. You won't also miss the Alexander Garden and the Kremlin. The Moscow Kremlin is a fortress in the center of Moscow, the main socio-political and historical-artistic complex of the city, the official residence of the President of the Russian Federation, and one of the most famous architectural structures in the world.
Overnight: Hotel in Moscow
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 3 - Moscow City Tour

Day 4 - Vladimir - Bogolyubovo - Suzdal

Day 5 - Suzdal City Tour

Day 6 - Kostroma - Yaroslavl

Day 7 - Rostov

Day 8 - Sergiyev Posad - St. Petersburg

Day 9 - St. Petersburg City Tour

Day 10 - Petergof

Day 11 - Departure

INCLUSIONS/EXCLUSIONS

The tour price includes

  • Private transfer from Moscow airport to the hotel and transfer to St. Petersburg airport from hotel
  • Accommodation in 3* hotels
  • Breakfast, 7 lunches, 6 dinners
  • Transfers in air-conditioned vehicles
  • English speaking guide service for all days
  • All admission fees

The tour price doesn't include

  • Flights
  • Medical insurance
  • Visa fee
  • Single supplement 373 USD

TRIP REVIEWS (0)

WHY BOOK WITH ARARA

CENTRAL LOCATED HOTELS

We choose only the best hotels located in the city center close to the main sights.

GUIDES WITH 5+ YEAR EXPERIENCE

We work only with professional guides and guides who have experience in tourism for more than 5 years.

THE BEST PRICE IN THE MARKET FOR HIGH-QUALITY SERVICE

With Arara you book at first hand from a qualified local Armenian agency. Avoid surcharges applied by intermediaries and save money!

LICENSED AIR CONDITIONED TRANSPORT

We provide our tourists with comfortable air-conditioned transport.

3000+ SATISFIED CLIENTS PER YEAR

Every year we get a great number of positive feedback from our clients.

TRIP ACCOMMODATION

Boris Godunov Hotel

GTK Suzdal Complex

Delta Neva Hotel

Selivanov Restaurant & Hotel

PACKING CHECKLIST

Documents:

Passport, flight ticket (printed or electronic), insurance, visa (if required)

First aid kit:

bandaids/plasters, special medicine or drugs in permanent use, antibacterial gel/wipes, antiseptic cream, lip balm

Essentials:

Credit/debit cards, cash (cards can be used in the city, cash in regions), moneybelt, laptop/tablet/phone, chargers, a camera with extra memory cards and batteries, outlet adapter

Dressing:

There are no restrictions regarding clothes; scarf or shawl is advisable for churches (obligatory in Georgia for women)

Spring/Autumn:

long pants/jeans, long sleeve blouses, light raincoat, jacket, comfortable waterproof shoes, umbrella

Summer:

T-shirts, shorts, long sleeve blouses for the evening, sandals, umbrella, sun protection, sunglasses, sunhat

Winter:

A warm coat, warm wool sweater, long warm trousers, long boots (waterproof), scarf, gloves

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