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Award Winning Grand Tour - Moscow / St. Petersburg (7 Nights / 8 Days)

Departure Dates

TOUR

Day 01
MOSCOW

  • Arrival to Moscow
  • Meeting with English speaking guide
  • Transfer to the hotel and Check in
  • Dinner at the hotel
  • Overnight in Moscow

Day 02
MOSCOW

  • Breakfast at the Hotel & Meeting with guide.


During the Sightseeing tour by Moscow city you will see the Red Square - is often considered the central square of Moscow and all of Russia. The walk on the Red Square will be followed by St. Vasiliy Cathedral (outside), which was ordered by Ivan the Terrible to mark the 1552 capture of Kazan from Mongol forces. Also you will appreciate the GUM- Moscow's "State Department Store", takes up almost the entire eastern side of Red Square.

Then you will visit Kremlin, Russia's mythic refuge, a self-contained city with a multitude of palaces, armories, and churches, a medieval fortress that links the modern nation to its legendary past.

  • Lunch at the restaurant


You will have the Moscow’s metro tour. The Moscow metro is probably the world’s most magnificent subway. Beautiful, ornate and grand, decked out with stunning examples of socialist realist art, the Moscow Metro is the world’s largest subway system in terms of passenger rides, carrying eight to nine million passengers on an average weekday.

  • Visit Arbat Street


It is one of the oldest streets in Moscow. Its name comes from the word "Arbad" or "rabad" which means "suburb".

In the years 1974 - 1986 Arbat became Pedestrian Street with many shops, cafes, shopping areas, restaurants, street vendors and so on. Today Arbat Street retains its own unique Moscow look of past centuries.

  • Dinner at the Restaurant.
  • Overnight in Moscow.

Day 03
MOSCOW

  • Breakfast at the Hotel & Meeting with guide.


You will visit Vorobyovy gory. The height of viewpoint is 80 meters and there you can see a stunning view of Moscow city. Vorobyovy gory are considered to be one of the seven hills on which Moscow was built.

On the top of the Vorobyovy hills there are Moscow State University building complex. Main building of the University is the famous tower building and it was the highest building in Moscow to the moment it was built in 1953 – its height with spire is 240 meters.

After that you will visit The Cathedral of Christ the Saviour. It’s may be the largest Orthodox Church in the world. The building is magnificent, but not as old as it looks: it was rebuilt in 2000 after Stalin demolished the original.

  • Lunch at the restaurant.
  • Visit Russian Vodka Museum.
  • Russian Circus show (date is not confirmed).
  • Dinner at the restaurant.
  • Overnight in Moscow.

Day 04
MOSCOW

  • Breakfast at the hotel &Meeting with guide.
  • Visit Bunker 42.
  • Bunker 42. 2 hours.

The bunker project was started in the 40s. In 1956, the object with the total area of 7000 m2 was approved by the state commission and submitted to the Ministry of Defence. Bunker is made in the heart of the capital that served nearly 30 years of 24-hour surveillance ensuring the security of the country in case of nuclear attack position.

In 2006, the object was tendered to the public and was purchased by a private company.

  • Lunch at the Restaurant.
  • Time for shopping in the biggest Moscow «Evropeiskiy Mall».
  • Dinner at the Restaurant.
  • Overnight in Moscow.

Day 05
MOSCOW SAINT PETERSBURG

  • Breakfast at the hotel & check out.
  • Transfer to Railway station.
  • Departure from Moscow.
  • Arrival to St Petersburg.
  • Meeting with guide and transfer to the restaurant.
  • Lunch at the Restaurant.
  • Check in Dinner at the hotel & Overnight in Saint Petersburg

Day 06
SAINT PETERSBURG

  • Breakfast at the Hotel.
  • Meeting with guide.

Sightseeing tour of Saint Petersburg During this City Tour you will visit Nevsky Prospekt, the main street of St. Petersburg, the magnificent ensembles of the city, such as the Palace Square with the Hermitage and the Square of Arts, St Isaac's Square and the Senate Quare, the Admiralty, the Peter and Paul Fortress and the first harbour on the Basil Island, admire the most beautiful cathedrals and churches of the city, including the Church of the Resurrection (also called the Church on Spilled Blood) Kazan Cathedral, St.Isaac's Cathedral, Smolny Cathedral. You will see the most beautiful palaces and monuments of the city, such as the Winter Palace, the Mariinsky Palace and Michael Castle, the Bronze Horseman and the monument to Catherine the Great.

  • Lunch at the Russian restaurant.
  • Visit Hermitage museum.

The museum is located in the former Winter Palace, residence of the Tsars. The Hermitage is the largest museum in Russia and one of the largest in the world, with more than 3 million works of art. It has collections of sculpture and painting, glass and porcelain, tapestries and jewelry, prints, antiquities from the classical period, weapons, medals, coins, precious books. You will find a great collection of paintings from the Italian, Flemish, French and Spanish schools. In particular works of Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael and Rembrandt, French impressionist, Gauguin, Matisse, Van Gogh, Picasso.
Dinner at the restaurant.

  • Overnight in Saint Petersburg.

Day 07
SAINT PETERSBURG

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Pushkin. Catherine Palace and Park.

The small town of Pushkin, located in 30 km, south of St. Petersburg, was named in honor of the greatest Russian poet. Formerly called Tsarskoye Selo, or "Village of the Tsars". It is one of the most beautiful imperial residences, Catherine's Palace, whose name is dedicated to the wife of Peter the Great, Catherine I. It was a favorite place of Catherine II the Great, with its incomparable Amber Room, entirely covered with Baltic Amber. Hidden to visitors for nearly a century, it has been completely restored in 2003, to mark the Tercentenary of St. Petersburg. The beautiful architecture of the palace is reflected in the surrounding park, where you can see forests, lakes and ponds, streams, bridges, sculptures.

  • Lunch at the restaurant.
  • Cruise by Neva River (We cannot guarantee it depend on water level on canals).
  • Dinner at the restaurant.
  • Overnight in Saint Petersburg.

Day 08
SAINT PETERSBURG

  • Breakfast at the hotel & check out.
  • Lunch at the restaurant.
  • Transfer to the airport.
  • Departure.

 

 

 

 

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Table of Depatures

LKR.320,000/-

Outbound flight

EK 349 CMBDXB 0315 0600
EK 133 DXBDME 0940 1350

Inbound flight

EK 176 LEDDXB 2355 0655
EK 654 DXBCMB 1010 1610

  • Return economy class Air tickets with applicable taxes.
  • Visa Fee & Visa assistance.
  • Welcome & assistance at the airport in Moscow
  • 4 nights’ accommodation in Moscow sharing Double / Twin
  • 3 nights’ accommodation in St Petersburg sharing Double / Twin
  • Full board meals as per the itinerary (Lunch En-route at local restaurants where specified)
  • English speaking guide during the program and transfers;
  • Sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary including Entrance fees;
  1. - Hermitage museum
  2. - Pushkin. Catherin Palace
  3. - Cruise by Neva River
  4. - Territory of Kremlin with cathedrals with Armory
  5. - Subway tour
  6. - Russian circus
  7. - Bunker 42
  8. - Russian Vodka Museum
  • A/c Tourists class VAN Service as per itinerary;
  • Sapsan Train Moscow – St. Petersburg economy class
  • Porterage at the railway station.
  • One Bottle of water per pax per day
  • Transportation to/from the Bandaranayake International Airport. 
  • Expenses of any personal nature such as Telephone calls, alcoholic / nonalcoholic beverages.
  • Luggage handling
  • Porter
  • optional activities
  • Still / Video Camera Fees
  • Any other taxes that may be implemented by either the Government of Sri Lanka or by any other Country or the Airline at the time of travel.
  • Any other expenses which are not included in the above mentioned services
  • Tips
  • Minimum 6 Months Valid Passport
  • Duly Filled Application forms
  • 02 Recent Passport size photographs
  • Three Months Bank Statements / Bank balance confirmation Letter
  • Leave approved Letter from The Employe
  • Business registration copy
  • Tourist visa request letter on a company letter head
  • Copy of birth certificate (if child travel)
  • Copy of marriage certificate

An advance payment of LKR 150,000/= per person is required at the time of registration in order to confirm this booking (this is for the payment for hotels and airlines to secure the booking).

Balance payment to be made in full upon visa.

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Depature Return Name of the Trip Regular Price Current price Status Remark
18-08-201825-08-2018Award Winning Grand TourLKR.320,000.00LKR.320,000.00Open8 Days Trip