Tour program “The Wonderful World of the Russian North”, 10 days / 9 nights






Moscow – 4 Days:

Moscow sightseeing tour

  • Visit to Red Square and the Kremlin, the Diamond Fund and the Tretyakov Gallery
  • Walk around central Moscow with stops at the Novodevichy Convent and the observation deck of the Sparrow Hills
  • World Heritage Site the Kolomenskoye Estate and an ancient Orthodox church there
  • Russian-style good-bye dinner

Overnight rail transfer from Moscow to Petrozavodsk

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The Republic of Karelia, 3 days

Bus tour of Petrozavodsk

  • Visit to the Siberian Husky breeding farm followed by an exciting trekking program in the company of these beautiful friendly dogs
  • Master-class on making a Karelian talisman
  • Lunch with trout soup, kalitki pies and fragrant tea in the Karelian chum house

Transfer to the Kizhi Island on Lake Onega in a high-speed Comet-7 boat (1 hour 15 minutes)

Visit to the world-renowned Kizhi State Open-Air Museum of History, Architecture and Ethnography. At the heart of this unique museum is the magnificent architectural ensemble built in 18th to 19th century composed of the Holy Transfiguration Church, Church of the Intercession and a belfry

Visit to the unique Karelian village Kinerma.

Overnight rail transfer from Petrozavodsk to Saint Petersburg

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Saint Petersburg 3 days

Grand Petersburg bus tour:

  • city center and the main attractions of the northern capital with a visit to the Alexander Nevsky Monastery
  • Tour of the fortress with a visit to the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul
  • Lunch in a city café
  • Tour of the Hermitage Museum
  • Boat trip along the river and the canals of St. Petersburg
  • Visit to Tsarskoye Selo and the Catherine Palace.

Direct flight home from the Pulkovo Airport in Saint Petersburg

Tour starts every Friday, for a group of at least 6 people.

The cost is on your request from leonid.alab@yandex.ru

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