Russia’s two greatest cities provide an ideal base from which to explore the country’s rich and diverse cultural and historical heritage. Moscow is now the epicentre of the ‘new Russia’, while St Petersburg is renowned for its magnificent palaces, world class museums, elegant canals and grand architecture.
This 8 day/7 night tour starts in Moscow where you will see the Red Square, Moscow State University, Novodevichy Convent, the Cathedral of Christ, St Basil’s Cathedral, Tretyakov Gallery and the Sergiev Posad, amongst others.
Journey to St Petersburg by afternoon train. During your 4 night stay in this beautiful northern city you will visit Nevsky prospekt, Vasilevsky Island, Yusupov Palace, the Hermitage, Catherine’s Palace and St Isaac’s Cathedral. Stay in 5-star hotels in both cities.
8-days/7-nights from $AU2121
Posted by Sue Farley – NZ Travel Brokers-Nelson – www.travelgallery.co.nz