Day 1:Arrive St Petersburg
Upon arrival at the St Petersburg airport and transfer to hotel for check in. Spend the rest of the day at own leisure.
Day 2:St Petersburg
After breakfast, today you will be taken to the most precious of the city’s rich history and original architecture carefully preserves as the world cultural like Nevsky prospect, the Kazan Cathedral, the Winter Palace, Vasiliecsky Island, St. Isaac Cathedral, peter & Paul Fortress and the Palace Square. After Lunch continues to visit the most famous Hermitage museum, the collection of this unique museum contains over 3 million exhibits.
Day 3:St Petersburg
After breakfast, we head to The Summer Palace is the heart of Tsarskoe Selo (Tsar’s Village) – one of the most picturesque parks among the former residences of the Russian Emperors as well as get a chance to visit the legendary Amber Room. After lunch continue to visit Pavlovsk (palace & park), it is the former residence of the Emperor Paul I and on the largest English garden in Europe. The whole ensemble is included in UNESCO World’s Heritage list.
Day 4:St Petersburg – Murmansk (domestic flight)
After breakfast, early morning be transfer to airport for your domestic flight to Murmansk. Upon arrive at Murmansk, be transfer to hotel check in. Free leisure after check in.
After breakfast today explore Murmansk – the biggest city at the north of Arctic Circle. We will visit the Icebreaker “Lenin”- the world’s first surface ship with nuclear engine and one of the brightest symbols of the Soviet area. Later we move to the area of “5 corners”, the central square of the city. Northern lights hunting at Murmansk.
Day 6:Murmansk – Moscow
After breakfast, be transfer to airport for domestic flight to Moscow. Upon arrive at Moscow, be transfer to hotel check in. Free leisure after check in.
After breakfast, you will have a glimpse of its main landmarks, such as the Red Square, the Kremlin, the Victory Park, the White House, the Arbat, Cathedral Christ-the-Saviour, the observation platform of Sparrow hills, Lomonosov University and much more! It is an interesting and efficient introduction to Europe’s biggest city.
After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy the walking tour, you will have the time to take pictures of this 73,000 square meters brick-paved square surrounded by the Kremlin Walls, Lenin’s Tomb, St Basil’s Cathedral, Resurrection gate, GUM superstore and the Russian State Historical Museum. Turn to the left, and find yourself in one of the oldest urban public parks in Moscow – Alexander Garden.
Day 9:Depart Moscow
After breakfast, free leisure until time transfer to airport according to your flight schedule.