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Highlights of Russia Tour – Private Luxury Russia Tours (11 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Moscow, Russia To St. Petersburg, Russia

Valid for Departures Now Through: 02 Apr 2019

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Moscow, Russia
Four Seasons Hotel Moscow None

HIGHLIGHTS OF RUSSIA: Moscow, Sergiev Posad, St. Petersburg

An exclusive private tour of Russia for the most discerning luxury traveler.

Fast track airport assistance upon arrival and private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Moscow at ultra-luxury hotel: Four Seasons Moscow, Park Hyatt Moscow or Ritz-Carlton Moscow

Day 2
Moscow, Russia
Four Seasons Hotel Moscow Breakfast

Full-day private tour with guide and driver

Kremlin, Red Square, art, architecture, history, local shops

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: Visit to traditional Russian bathhouse, private tour of Stalin's Bunker, All-Russia Museum of Decorative, Applied and Folk Art

Day 3
Moscow, Russia
Four Seasons Hotel Moscow Breakfast

Full-day private touring and flexible shopping with guide and driver

Noted museums, markets, parks, Moscow Metro architecture

Day 4
Moscow, Russia
Four Seasons Hotel Moscow Breakfast

Full-day private excursion to Sergiev Posad with guide and driver

Beautiful countryside landscapes, onion-domed churches, important pilgrimage sit

Day 5
Moscow, Russia
Four Seasons Hotel Moscow Breakfast

Full-day private tour with guide and driver

Evening Bolshoi performance

Day 6
St. Petersburg, Russia
Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace St. Petersburg Breakfast

Private transfer to train station for express train to St. Petersburg. Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in St. Petersburg at ultra-luxury hotel: Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace or Hotel Astoria

Day 7
St. Petersburg, Russia
Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace St. Petersburg Breakfast

Full-day private tour with guide and driver

Noted museums, Peter & Paul Fortress, St. Isaac's Cathedral, private canal cruise, insider access, local shops

Evening Mariinsky Theater performance

Day 8
St. Petersburg, Russia
Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace St. Petersburg Breakfast

Full-day private excursion to palaces in Pavlovsk and Pushkin with guide and driver

Catherine Palace, Amber Room, architecture, gardens

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: behind-the-scenes tour of Amber Workshop at Catherine Palace, troika ride, Cossack show

Day 9
St. Petersburg, Russia
Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace St. Petersburg Breakfast

Full-day private touring and flexible shopping with guide and driver

Noted museums, interesting neighborhoods, Yeliseyevsky food hall

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: in-depth tour of the Hermitage Museum with art expert, Yusupov Palace, Museum of Applied Art, Chinese Palace at Oranienbaum, Lomonosov Imperial Porcelain Factory, Matryoshka doll painting lesson

Day 10
St. Petersburg, Russia
Four Seasons Hotel Lion Palace St. Petersburg Breakfast

Half-day private excursion to Peterhof with guide and driver. Return to St. Petersburg by hydrofoil

Palace, gardens, fountains

Afternoon at leisure

Day 11
St. Petersburg, Russia
None Breakfast

Private airport transfer and fast-track airport assistance

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Description


HIGHLIGHTS OF RUSSIA: Moscow, St. Petersburg


An exclusive private tour of Russia for the most discerning luxury traveler.


This luxurious private tour features the best of Moscow, The Golden Ring and St. Petersburg and includes unique activities such as special access to top cultural sites, visits to the best local markets, a relaxing afternoon at a traditional Russian bathhouse, a private cruise on the canals of St. Petersburg, meals in evocative Old Russia settings, a traditional Russian Orthodox ceremony at a local church and more.

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

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Ask about incorporating special interest activities: culinary touring, family-focused activities, soft adventure excursions, art tours, shopping, performances, philanthropy, heritage, and more.

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25th Anniversary Trip

By: AJ


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
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