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NORTHERN LIGHTS IN RUSSIA

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NORTHERN LIGHTS IN RUSSIA

trip highlights  PLAN YOUR TRIP

  • Visit the historic and well-renowned palace of the queen Catherine – ‘ST. CATHERINE PALACE’. 
  • Walk around the shore at Teriberka where old washed out boats and wooden cabins can be seen on the shore. 
  • Explore the Russian history while exploring the monuments in Moscow. 
  • Catch a glimpse of Sami lifestyle while travelling to Sami Syyt. 
  • Enjoy the food at the north-most McDonalds in Murmansk. 

Home to the Urals - oldest mountain in the world and Lake Baikal - deepest lake in the world, Russia is one of the countries that should be in everyone’s travel list. Rich in culture, landscapes and history – Russia rests in the lap of humongous snowy mountains. Land of fairy tale architecture, cozy cottages between the snowcapped ambience, national reserves and UNESCO heritage – Russia is a fascinating country which will leave you awestruck. Be it the countryside, the historic city or the richest contemporary town - Russia has it all. Offering an extensive array of travel experiences to adventure lovers, culture enthusiasts, party animals and fairytale dreamers – Russia has something for every traveller. Witnessing architectural masterpieces and living on fascinating landscapes is once in a lifetime experience that every traveller dreams off.

Day

1

Arrival St. Petersburg
St Petersburg Russian Fed.

The first day of the trip starts when you arrive at the St. Petersburg airport where you will meet your guide and check-in your hotel and relax.
After relieving the journey’s exhaustion, we will start our tour through the panoramic city tour. Covering all the famous and must-visit spots of St. Petersburg, this 3-hour orientation tour will take you to the city of the heart where you will witness the grandiose monuments such as Bronze Horseman, Peter and Paul’s fortress, Blood of the Savior Cathedral, magnificent Isaac Cathedral, Palace Bridge, Hermitage Museum, Kazan Cathedral and many more attention-grabbing architectural monuments.
Later we return to the hotel for overnight stay.


Day

2

St. Petersburg
St Petersburg Russian Fed.

After a sumptuous breakfast at the hotel, we leave to explore St. Petersburg with english-speaking guide. We will visit the world-renowned Catherine Palace which holds a historic value in Russia.

Later, we return to the city.
In the afternoon you will have leisure time to experience the city by yourself to create some beautiful memories with an overnight stay at the hotel.


Day

3

Depart to Murmanks
Murmansk

In the morning you start your journey with appetizing breakfast. Thereafter we proceed towards our next destination - Murmansk.

After reaching Murmansk airport, we start our journey to explore the largest city in the north of Artic circle. We travel and witness the architectural marvels of the city and visit Kursk Memorial and Murmansk city sign and Alyosha Monument.

You will be surprised to visit the north-most McDonalds of the world in Murmansk.

Later, we would drive to the hotel and check-in for the overnight stay and revive the energy for the next day.


Day

4

Murmanks
Murmansk

After the breakfast at the hotel, we start our excursion trip to Sami Syyt. Sami, 110 Kms away from Murmansk, is an ethnographic museum under the open sky.
Explore the Sami village and indulge yourself in learning the traditional lifestyle of Sami. We also take your taste buds to an adventurous ride with the traditional Sami cuisine which you will fall in love into. Also, feed reindeer and ride reindeer sledges in the snow filled land.
In the afternoon we travel back to Murmansk and explore the city. After completing the sightseeing, we return to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

5

Excursion to Teriberka
Murmansk

After having breakfast, we start our 12-hour expedition to a tiny town called Teriberka which is situated on the shores of Barents Sea. Known as the ‘Edge of the Russia’, this village is the most instagrammable village of Russia full of historic value and culture.
Later we travel back to the hotel in Murmansk and relax overnight to revive the energy to continue the journey.


Day

6

Depart to Moscow
Moscow

After a sumptuous breakfast at the hotel, we leave to explore many firsts of Russia such as World’s first nuclear powered iceberg and first surface ship with nuclear propulsion. Learn the history of the icebreaker ‘Lenin’ and explore the awe-striking site.

After exploring the city we proceed to airport to depart for the capital city – Moscow where you will meet the guide at the airport who will help you check-in the hotel.

Overnight stay at the hotel.


Day

7

Moscow
Moscow

After an appetizing breakfast, we proceed to explore Russia’s political hub and fastest growing tourist destination, Moscow. We travel around all the important monuments of the city and cover all the monuments from outside including Red Square, The Cathedrals of St. Basil and Our Lady of Kazan, The biggest History Museum of Russia, The Trading Arcades of GUM, Lenin’s tomb, St. Sofia’s Embankment, The Cathedral of Christ the Savior, New Maiden Convent, Moscow State University campus, The White House of the Russian Federation and many more.

After covering all the important locations while coming back we also visit various metro stations. Moscow is the home to one of the most beautiful metro stations that look like palaces and art museums straight from fairytale movies.
Post creating the memories and learning about the stations, we retreat to the hotel for overnight stay.


Day

8

Departure
St Petersburg Russian Fed.

With memories worth lifetime we proceed for our journey back to home.


Inclusions

  • Accommodation in 4*star hotel
  • Daily Breakfast at the hotel and Lunches at the restaurant 
  • All transfers and sightseeing 
  • English speaking guide 
  • Entrances to the sightseeing mentioned
  • Visa support/Invitation letter 

Exclusions

  • International airfare 
  • Any cost on personal expenses 
  • Any meals apart from mentioned above
  • Refreshment drinks and alcohol charges 

What type of clothing should you pack for your Russian trip?     

During May to August you might experience some sunlight but be safe and keep a jacket or a hoodie in your suitcase in case of emergency.

What is the process to book ballet and theatre tickets in Russia?      

Russia is world-renowned for theaters and ballet shows. It is highly recommended for you to book theatre tickets prior after you final your trip to Russia to enjoy it to the fullest.

What are some renowned restaurants in the capital city MOSCOW that you cannot miss?      

strEAT • Uhvat • Oblomov • Lepim Varim • Ottepel

Which mobile phone company best covers the length of Russia, easy to top up and reasonable services?   

The SIM is very easy to obtain in Russia - all you need is your passport. You have two options: MTS, and Megafon and select a plan that best suits you OR you write down your cities, data use expectations, and other preferences and go to any retail outlet with that list and let them choose one for you.

Type of Vacation


Family

PLAN YOUR TRIP

Home to the Urals - oldest mountain in the world and Lake Baikal - deepest lake in the world, Russia is one of the countries that should be in everyone’s travel list. Rich in culture, landscapes and history – Russia rests in the lap of humongous snowy mountains. Land of fairy tale architecture, cozy cottages between the snowcapped ambience, national reserves and UNESCO heritage – Russia is a fascinating country which will leave you awestruck.
Be it the countryside, the historic city or the richest contemporary town - Russia has it all. Offering an extensive array of travel experiences to adventure lovers, culture enthusiasts, party animals and fairytale dreamers – Russia has something for every traveller.
Witnessing architectural masterpieces and living on fascinating landscapes is once in a lifetime experience that every traveller dreams off.

St.-Petersburg,-Russia-Unlikely-Honeymoon-Spot

Detailed Itinerary

Day

1

Arrival St. Petersburg
St Petersburg Russian Fed.

The first day of the trip starts when you arrive at the St. Petersburg airport where you will meet your guide and check-in your hotel and relax.
After relieving the journey’s exhaustion, we will start our tour through the panoramic city tour. Covering all the famous and must-visit spots of St. Petersburg, this 3-hour orientation tour will take you to the city of the heart where you will witness the grandiose monuments such as Bronze Horseman, Peter and Paul’s fortress, Blood of the Savior Cathedral, magnificent Isaac Cathedral, Palace Bridge, Hermitage Museum, Kazan Cathedral and many more attention-grabbing architectural monuments.
Later we return to the hotel for overnight stay.


Day

2

St. Petersburg
St Petersburg Russian Fed.

After a sumptuous breakfast at the hotel, we leave to explore St. Petersburg with english-speaking guide. We will visit the world-renowned Catherine Palace which holds a historic value in Russia.

Later, we return to the city.
In the afternoon you will have leisure time to experience the city by yourself to create some beautiful memories with an overnight stay at the hotel.


Day

3

Depart to Murmanks
Murmansk

In the morning you start your journey with appetizing breakfast. Thereafter we proceed towards our next destination - Murmansk.

After reaching Murmansk airport, we start our journey to explore the largest city in the north of Artic circle. We travel and witness the architectural marvels of the city and visit Kursk Memorial and Murmansk city sign and Alyosha Monument.

You will be surprised to visit the north-most McDonalds of the world in Murmansk.

Later, we would drive to the hotel and check-in for the overnight stay and revive the energy for the next day.


Day

4

Murmanks
Murmansk

After the breakfast at the hotel, we start our excursion trip to Sami Syyt. Sami, 110 Kms away from Murmansk, is an ethnographic museum under the open sky.
Explore the Sami village and indulge yourself in learning the traditional lifestyle of Sami. We also take your taste buds to an adventurous ride with the traditional Sami cuisine which you will fall in love into. Also, feed reindeer and ride reindeer sledges in the snow filled land.
In the afternoon we travel back to Murmansk and explore the city. After completing the sightseeing, we return to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

5

Excursion to Teriberka
Murmansk

After having breakfast, we start our 12-hour expedition to a tiny town called Teriberka which is situated on the shores of Barents Sea. Known as the ‘Edge of the Russia’, this village is the most instagrammable village of Russia full of historic value and culture.
Later we travel back to the hotel in Murmansk and relax overnight to revive the energy to continue the journey.


Day

6

Depart to Moscow
Moscow

After a sumptuous breakfast at the hotel, we leave to explore many firsts of Russia such as World’s first nuclear powered iceberg and first surface ship with nuclear propulsion. Learn the history of the icebreaker ‘Lenin’ and explore the awe-striking site.

After exploring the city we proceed to airport to depart for the capital city - Moscow where you will meet the guide at the airport who will help you check-in the hotel.

Overnight stay at the hotel.


Day

7

Moscow
Moscow

After an appetizing breakfast, we proceed to explore Russia’s political hub and fastest growing tourist destination, Moscow. We travel around all the important monuments of the city and cover all the monuments from outside including Red Square, The Cathedrals of St. Basil and Our Lady of Kazan, The biggest History Museum of Russia, The Trading Arcades of GUM, Lenin’s tomb, St. Sofia’s Embankment, The Cathedral of Christ the Savior, New Maiden Convent, Moscow State University campus, The White House of the Russian Federation and many more.

After covering all the important locations while coming back we also visit various metro stations. Moscow is the home to one of the most beautiful metro stations that look like palaces and art museums straight from fairytale movies.
Post creating the memories and learning about the stations, we retreat to the hotel for overnight stay.


Day

8

Departure
St Petersburg Russian Fed.

With memories worth lifetime we proceed for our journey back to home.


Hotels

INCLUSIONS

  • Accommodation in 4*star hotel
  • Daily Breakfast at the hotel and Lunches at the restaurant 
  • All transfers and sightseeing 
  • English speaking guide 
  • Entrances to the sightseeing mentioned
  • Visa support/Invitation letter 

EXCLUSIONS

  • International airfare 
  • Any cost on personal expenses 
  • Any meals apart from mentioned above
  • Refreshment drinks and alcohol charges 

Know before you go

What type of clothing should you pack for your Russian trip?     

During May to August you might experience some sunlight but be safe and keep a jacket or a hoodie in your suitcase in case of emergency.

What is the process to book ballet and theatre tickets in Russia?      

Russia is world-renowned for theaters and ballet shows. It is highly recommended for you to book theatre tickets prior after you final your trip to Russia to enjoy it to the fullest.

What are some renowned restaurants in the capital city MOSCOW that you cannot miss?      

strEAT • Uhvat • Oblomov • Lepim Varim • Ottepel

Which mobile phone company best covers the length of Russia, easy to top up and reasonable services?   

The SIM is very easy to obtain in Russia - all you need is your passport. You have two options: MTS, and Megafon and select a plan that best suits you OR you write down your cities, data use expectations, and other preferences and go to any retail outlet with that list and let them choose one for you.

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