Russia Golden Ring 11 Nights

    Discover the lesser known side of the Russian countryside

    • Duration

      11 Days

    • Total Destinations

      2

    • Attractions

      14

    • Pkg Id

      000985

    Explore a different side of Russia – rural medieval towns Northeast of Moscow, known for green meadows cloaked with flowers, white churches with golden onion domes and a caucus of Russian culture. Wander medieval monasteries, cycle the countryside and socialize in banyas (public bathhouses) and experience the way of life in this amazing journey through the historical heart of Russia.

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    DAY 1
    Moscow

    • Arrival at Moscow  airport
    • Check-in at Hotel
    • Rest of the day is free for leisure.
    • Overnight Stay at Hotel

    DAY 2
    Moscow

    • Breakfast at hotel
    • City tour :

    Lenin's Tomb: Lenin's Mausoleum also known as Lenin's Tomb, situated in Red Square in the center of Moscow, is a mausoleum that currently serves as the resting place of Vladimir Lenin. 

    St. Basil's Cathedral: The Cathedral of Vasily the Blessed, commonly known as Saint Basil's Cathedral, is a church in the Red Square in Moscow, Russia. The building, now a museum, is officially known as the Cathedral of the Intercession of the Most Holy Theotokos on the Moat or Pokrovsky Cathedral. 

    Red Square: Red Square is a city square (plaza) in Moscow, Russia. It separates the Kremlin, the former royal citadel and currently the official residence of the President of Russia, from a historic merchant quarter known as Kitai-gorod. 

    Sparrow hills: Sparrow Hills, known as Lenin Hills between 1935 and 1999, is a hill on the right bank of the Moskva River and one of the highest points in Moscow, reaching a height of 220 m (720 ft), or 60–70 m (200–230 ft) above the river level. 

    Moscow State University: Lomonosov Moscow State University is a coeducational and public research university located in Moscow, Russia. It was founded on January 25, 1755 by Mikhail Lomonosov. MSU was renamed after Lomonosov in 1940 and was then known as Lomonosov University. 

    Victory park: Poklonnaya Gora was, at 171.5 metres, one of the highest spots in Moscow. Its two summits used to be separated by the Setun River, until one of the summits was razed in 1987. 

    Kremlin Trip: The Moscow Kremlin, usually referred to as the Kremlin, is a fortified complex at the heart of Moscow, overlooking the Moskva River to the south, Saint Basil's Cathedral and Red Square to the east, and the Alexander Garden to the west. 

    • Rest of the day is free for leisure. (Vehicle only for 1000-1800)
    • Overnight stay at Hotel 

    DAY 3
    Moscow

    • Breakfast at Hotel
    • Cosmos Museum:The soaring 100m titanium obelisk outside VDNKh is a monument ‘To the Conquerors of Space’, built in 1964 to commemorate the launch of Sputnik.
    • Shopping Trip
    • Rest of the day is free for leisure. (Vehicle only for 1000-1800)
    • Overnight stay at Hotel

    DAY 4
    Golden Ring

    Suzdal :The sparkling diamond in the golden ring is undoubtedly suzdal – if you have time for only one of these towns, this is the one to see. 

    Sergiev Posad :Blue-and-gold cupolas offset by snow-white walls – this colour scheme lies at the heart of the Russian perception of divinity and Sergiev Posad’s monastery is a textbook example.

    Vladmir :Vladimir is one of the most beautiful ancient cities in Russia. It is 176 kilometres from Moscow. In Vladimir there are numerous ancient monuments. 

    Yaroslavl :Bordered by the Kotorosl and Volga rivers, the historic city center of Yaroslavl is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The religious architecture is breathtaking and surreal, especially the emerald-domed Church of Elijah the prophet and the gilded towers of the assumption cathedral.

    • Breakfast at Hotel
    • Pickup from hotel & drive toward Suzdal enroute visit at the village of Sergiyev posad. View the Trinity-St Sergius Lavra, Russia's most important monastry and spiritual centre of the orthodox church, considered as the “Russian vatican. (Vehicle only for 1000-1800)
    • Rest of the day is free for leisure.  (Vehicle only for 1000-1800)
    • Overnight stay at Hotel 

    DAY 5
    Golden Ring

    • Breakfast at Hotel
    • Excursion of suzdal to the oldest part of the Kremlin for an orientation tour including the Museum of wooden Architecture and Peasant Life
    • Resume trip to Vladimir visiting assumption cathedral, part of the world heritage site entitled white monuments of  Vladimir. (Vehicle only for 1000-1800)
    • Overnight stay at Hotel

    DAY 6
    Golden Ring

    • Breakfast at Hotel

    Drive towards yaroslvl  , Yaroslavl is a magnificent city situated on a high bank of the Volga river, it is rich with cultural and architectural monuments of Russian history. Yaroslavl is one of the cities of Russian golden ring.  

    • After you'll see the Church of Elijah the Prophet and the church of Nicola
    • Rest of the day is free for leisure (Vehicle only for 1000-1800)
    • Overnight stay at Hotel

    DAY 7
    Golden ring - St. Petersburg

    • Breakfast at Hotel.
    • Drive towards Moscow for sapsan Bullet train to Saint Petersburg  (Vehicle only for transfer)
    • Overnight stay at Hotel at St. Petersburg 

    DAY 8
    St. Petersburg

    • Breakfast at Hotel
    • City tour:
    • The Admiralty: The Admiralty building is the former headquarters of the Admiralty Board and the Imperial Russian Navy in St. Petersburg, Russia and the current headquarters of the Russian Navy. 
    • St.Isaac's Cathedral: Saint Isaac's Cathedral in Saint Petersburg, Russia, is the largest Russian Orthodox cathedral in the city. It is the largest orthodox basilica and the fourth largest (by the volume under the cupola) cathedral in the world. 
    • Fine Arts Square: Arts Square is a testimony to the effectiveness of the originally planning that went into the city. The square's plan was drawn up by the Italian architect Carlo Rossi, who spent most of his life working in Russia and is considered by many to be a native Russian architect. 
    • Church of Resurrection on Spilled Blood: The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood is one of the main sights of St. Petersburg, Russia. Other names include the Church on Spilled Blood, the Temple of the Savior on Spilled Blood, and the Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ. 
    • Smolny Cathedral: Smolny Convent or Smolny Convent of the Resurrection, located on Ploschad Rastrelli, on the bank of the River Neva in Saint Petersburg, Russia, consists of a cathedral (sobor) and a complex of buildings surrounding it, originally intended for a convent.
    • State Hermitage Museum: This is a museum of art and culture in Saint Petersburg, Russia. One of the largest and oldest museums in the world, it was founded in 1764 by Catherine the Great and has been open to the public since 1852. 
    • Hermitage Museum  The Winter Palace is a fabulously large green, white, and gold building on the side of the Neva River, houses the world-famous Hermitage Museum that epitomizes Russia’s love affair with art and culture. 
    • Rest of the day is free for leisure. (Vehicle and Guide 1000-1800)
    • Overnight stay at Hotel 

    DAY 9
    St. Petersburg

    • Breakfast at Hotel
    • Peterhof

    The Peterhof Palace is a series of palaces and gardens located in Peterhof, Saint Petersburg, Russia, laid out on the orders of Peter the Great. These palaces and gardens are sometimes referred as the "Russian Versailles". The palace-ensemble along with the city center is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    • Shopping Trip.
    • Drop arranged. (Vehicle and Guide 1000-2000)
    • Overnight stay at Hotel 

    DAY 10
    St. Petersburg

    • Breakfast at Hotel
    • Drive toward Veliky Novgorod :

    Immerse yourself in Russian history with a trip to Veliky Novgorod. The town is best known for its incredible medieval churches and monuments, including the 11th century St. Sophia Cathedral. These are some of the oldest buildings in Russia, set in a small town that's easy to get around.

    • Rest of day is free for leisure (Vehicle and Guide 1000-1800)
    • Overnight stay at Hotel 

    DAY 11
    St. Petersburg- Onwards

    • Saint Petersburg-Onward
    • Breakfast at Hotel
    • Checkout from Hotel transfer to airport for onward flight.

    Top Attractions of Russia Golden Ring 11 Nights Tour

    Discover the lesser known side of the Russian countryside

    Lenins Mausoleum

    Lenin's Mausoleum, also known as Lenin's Tomb, situated in Red Square in the centre of Moscow, is a mausoleum that currently serves as the resting place of Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin. His preserved body has been on public display there since shortly after his death in 1924, with rare exceptions in wartime. Lenin’s body has been placed in a glass sarcophagus, and thousands of visitors come here every day to to see it. You can experience this unique way of preserving body by visiting Lenin’s tomb on your Moscow Trip. Mausoleum or the tomb is open for visitors on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 AM to 1 PM

    St. Basils Cathedral

    The geometric domes and vivid tones of this 16th-century cathedral are almost garish up close but they perfectly complement the solid red brick of the Kremlin wall and the gray cobblestones of Red Square. The church was built to honor the victory over Mongol Tatars in 1555 and legend has it that Ivan the Terrible had its architects eyes poked out to keep him from making anything to rival Mo

    Kremlin Hill

    Kremlin Hill is one of the seven hills of Moscow. Altitude up to 145 m. The hill is situated in the city centre at the confluence of the Moscow River and Neglinnaya River. The Red Square and the upland part of the Kitai-gorod are located on the hill.

    Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics

    The Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics is a museum in Moscow Russia dedicated to space exploration. It is located within the base of the Monument to the Conquerors of Space in the north-east of the city. The museum contains a wide variety of Soviet and Russian space-related exhibits and models which explore the history of flight astronomy space exploration space technolog

    Red Square

    Red Square is a city square in Moscow. It is known as city square because Moscow’s major streets, which connect to Russia’s major highways, starts from the Red Square. Red square which lies in the heart of Moscow separates Kremlin, the former royal citadel and currently the official residence of the President of Russia, from a historic merchant quarter known as Kitai-gorod. Red Square has been a place for public gatherings, celebrations of festivals and even watching executions in the past. Apart from soaking in the history and atmosphere, there are plenty of things for the tourist to do in and around the Red Square.

    Sparrow Hills

    Sparrow Hills formerly known as Lenin Hills between 1935 and 1999 is a hill on the right bank of the Moskva River and one of the highest points in Moscow reaching a height of 80 m above the river level.

    Hermitage Museum

    The State Hermitage Museum is a museum of art and culture in Saint Petersburg Russia. The second-largest art museum in the world it was founded in 1764 when Empress Catherine the Great acquired an impressive collection of paintings from the Berlin merchant Johann Ernst Gotzkowsky. The museum celebrates the anniversary of its founding each year on 7 December Saint

    Saint Isaacs Cathedral

    St. Isaac's Cathedral, St. Petersburg, is the largest Russian Orthodox cathedral in the city and is dedicated to Saint Isaac of Dalmatia, a patron saint of Peter the Great, who had been born on the feast day of that saint.

    Church of the Savior on Blood

    The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood is a former Russian Orthodox church in Saint Petersburg Russia which currently functions as a secular museum. The structure was constructed between 1883 and 1907. It is one of Saint Petersburgs major attractions.

    Peterhof Palace

    The Peterhof Palace Russian IPA is a series of palaces and gardens located in Petergof Saint Petersburg Russia commissioned by Peter the Great as a direct response to the Palace of Versailles by Louis XIV of France. Originally intending it in 1709 for country habitation Peter the Great sought to expand the property as a result of his visit to the French royal court in 1717 inspiring th

    Included in Russia Golden Ring 11 Nights Tour

    Discover the lesser known side of the Russian countryside

    • Visa support and processing charges at Embassy of Russia in New Delhi
    • 03 Nights Accommodation in Moscow on Twin Sharing Basis , 01 Night Accommodation in Suzdal on Twin Sharing Basis , 01 Night Accommodation in Vladimir on Twin Sharing Basis , 01 Night Accommodation in Yaroslavl on Twin Sharing Basis, 03 Nights Accommodation in StPetersburg on Twin Sharing Basis, 01 Night Accommodation in Veliky Novgorod on mentioned HOTEL on Twin Sharing Basis
    • SIC (Seat in Coach)
    • Daily buffet breakfast in the hotel
    • English Speaking Tour Guide
    • Return Airport Transfers on Private basis
    • As per mentioned in itinerary

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    Discover the lesser known side of the Russian countryside

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    • Between 59 to 30 days before departure: 40%
    • Between 29 to 15 days before departure: 65%
    • Between 14 to 1 days before departure: 100
    • 10% of the booking amount is immediately non-refundable upon payment.

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