Moscow – St. Petersburg
Another Russia now offers the combined tour of St. Petersburg - Moscow dedicated to travelers who wish to discover two sides of Russia, one cultural and historical and the other modern and vibrant.
You will be able to discover the two Russian capitals in one stay, the red capital, and its sister, St. Petersburg, the "Venice of the North". This trip will enable you to immerse yourself in the atmosphere of two very varied architectural styles. The first, St. Petersburg with its majestic palaces and canals and its romantic atmosphere, and the second, Moscow with its Slavic charm and Stalinist architecture.
The spirit of your trip
During this combined tour, you will spend 8 days visiting the unforgettable sites of the two Russian capitals.
- The first part of your stay will start with 3 days in St. Petersburg, the city founded by Peter the Great in the 18th century on the banks of the River Neva. You will discover its splendid palaces, baroque churches, green parks, and all the treasures of the Hermitage Museum in the company of your qualified English-speaking guide.
- You will continue your journey by joining Moscow by night train in order to save time. This journey of about 8 hours is also a unique opportunity to meet other travelers, both local and foreign, and share the passion of travel.
- On the 5th day you will continue your trip in Moscow, Europe's biggest metropolis, which is full of evocative places like the impressive Kremlin, the majestic Red Square, the famous Bolshoi Theater, the GOUM shopping malls and the Moscow metro, a real underground palace. You will be accompanied by your local English-speaking guide for the main excursions.
Travel with Another Russia!
Please note that our program outline for the St. Petersburg - Moscow tour is merely a suggestion. With Another Russia, you can choose a hotel among our selection, rent an apartment or for an even more authentic experience, opt for homestay accommodation with a Russian family.
The tour is also possible the another way around, from Moscow to St. Petersburg as is a quick day train ride with the "Sapsan" instead of an overnight trip. And for an even richer stay, you can add extra days as well as various extra excursions around St. Petersburg and Moscow.
It's up to you to imagine your trip to Russia! We will be there to help you create your personalized itinerary according to your wishes and your budget.