Arrival at Moscow airport. Meet the driver waiting for you at arrivals with name placard. Transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure to explore the city on your own. Overnight in Moscow.
After breakfast. Depart for a city tour of Moscow with stops at the most famous sights (entrance not included): Poklonnaya Hill, New Maiden Convent, Vorobievy Hills. Drive by Tverskaya Street, Manezhnaya square, Ohotny Riad, Bolshoy theatre, Lubianka square, Savior Cathedral, the Kremlin and Kropotkinskaya embankments. Later proceed to Red Square & Kremlin tour: territory and famous cathedrals. Enjoy the tour of Moscow metro – one of the most beautiful underground systems in the world. Return to the hotel, free time at leisure. Overnight in Moscow. (B)
St. Petersburg: After breakfast. Check out and have a transfer to the train station to take “Sapsan” train to St. Petersburg (2nd class). Arrive in St. Petersburg, meet your guide for transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure to explore on your own. Overnight in St. Petersburg. (B)
After breakfast. Depart for a city tour of St. Petersburg with stops at the most famous sights (entrance not included): spit of the Basil Island, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, and Palace Square, Сhurch of the Saviour on Spilled Blood, the Aurora, and other. Drive by Nevsky prospect, the Neva embankments, Isaac’s square, Arts square. Proceed to Neva cruise and enjoy the city from water. Overnight in St. Petersburg. (B)
After breakfast. Depart for a tour around one of the World’s top art museums – the Hermitage, located in magnificent Winter Palace. Its collections, of which only a small part is on permanent display, comprise over three million items including the largest collection of paintings in the world. You will have a chance to explore Egyptian antiquities, Renaissance art, Greek masterpieces, Russian art and much more. Later on take a tour to Peterhof with Grand Palace and explore Royal Gardens with beautiful fountains. Overnight in St. Petersburg. (B)
After breakfast. Check out and transfer to the airport. Board your flight & return home with happy memories! (B)