TRAIN IMPERIAL RUSSIA
The Trans-Siberian railway line is the longest in the world (9,289 km) from Moscow to Vladivostok across Russia, do it in a luxury train such as the Imperial Russia train. You will see places, interesting Russian cities, lakes, rivers, breathtaking landscapes.
TRANSIBERIAN IMPERIAL RUSSIA
1st day - Moscow
Arrival in Moscow, transfer to the hotel by private car. Free time. Overnight
2nd day - Moscow
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit of Moscow, (discover the guide of Moscow) visit of the Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral (from the outside), visit of the beautiful Moscow Metro real palaces visit of the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, Visit of the Sparrow Hill, with the panoramic view. After lunch visit to the Kremlin, the most famous in Russia and in the world. Stroll the old Arbat pedestrian street with many restaurants, bars, souvenir shops. Transfer to the station, accommodation by train and in the reserved room. Dinner in the restaurant car. Free time Overnight.
3rd day - Kazan
Arrival in the city of Kazan (Republic of Tatarstan) (discover the guide of Kazan) Visit the city to discover the capital. Visit the fascinating Kazan Kremlin where inside you can admire the Orthodox church, and the new new mosque. followed by a folk program "Tugan Avalym" will introduce you to the national Tartar epic. We invite you to try local dishes and take part in a culinary master class of traditional Tartar cuisine.In the evening you will return by train. Dinner and overnight.
4th day - Ekaterinburg
Arrival in Ekaterinburg, whose history is closely linked to the family of the last Russian emperor, we will visit the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, built to commemorate the tragic events that occurred in this city. Visit of the monument that marks the border between Europe and Asia. Dinner on the train. Overnight
5th day - Novosibirsk
Today, the "Imperial Russia" train arrives in Novosibirsk, the heart of Siberia, visiting the city by visiting the Railway Transport Museum dedicated to the legendary Trans-Siberian railway. After lunch, walk to the embankment of the Ob river, city tour by bus where you will visit the squares and main streets of Novosibirsk. Novosibirsk opera house stands out among the local attractions: it is known as the largest theater building in Russia. Dinner on board the train, overnight
6th day - Imperial Train
The "Imperial Russia" train continues its journey through Siberia. Day trip by train, where you can relax by seeing the beautiful landscapes, among the woods, wooden houses of the various villages. During the journey you can relax in the train bar listening to the violin live, sipping a glass of Russian Champagne. Dinner on the train.
7th day - Irkutsk
Arrival in Irkutsk, one of the largest cities in Siberia. With many historical monuments. During the visit of the city you will visit the picturesque wooden houses, a visit to the House of the Decabrists, who were sent into exile in this city. After lunch visit the Museum of wooden architecture, located in a picturesque location on the banks of the Angara. Walk through Irkutsk Sloboda. Return by train, dinner on board. Overnight.
8th day - Lake Baikal
Arrival at Lake Baikal, a real miracle of nature. The deepest lake in the world, with one fifth of the planet's freshwater reserves. After breakfast, we will reach Listvyanka in the waters of Lake Baikal by boat. We will visit a unique museum dedicated to the flora and fauna of the lake. Stunning views of the lake and Angara River open from the observation deck at Chersky Stone. The train will go directly along the shore of Lake Baikal along the Circum-Baikal railway. Unique landscapes will make you travel like one hundred years ago, during the journey the train will stop at a panoramic point to organize a picnic.
9th day - Ulan-Ude
Today, the "Imperial Russia" train will stop in Ulan-Ude, the capital of Buryatia. Visit the Buddhist temple - datsan, visit a Buryat family. Here you will learn how to cook traditional "poses", play dice, wear a traditional costume and collect a yurt. The day will end copn the folkloric show. In the evening, return by train.
10th day "Imperial Russia"
Relax on board the train. During the journey the train of imperial Russia crosses the territory east of Lake Baikal, you can admire the beautiful panorama, relax at the Bar listening to live music. Meals on board.
Day 11 "Imperial Russia"
Day on board the train of imperial Russia possibility to see breathtaking views, meals on board, entertainment on board the train.
12th day - Khabarovsk
Stop in Khabarovsk. Sightseeing tour where you will see the main attractions of the city. After lunch, boat trip along the Amur river, the natural border between Russia and China. Master class on creating a souvenir - paint the famous Russian doll as a memento of this interesting journey.
13th day - Vladivostok
Trans-Siberian Imperial Russia arrives in Vladivostok. Founded in 1860 to protect Russia's southeastern border. Access to this city was only granted to guests and visitors in 1992. Visit the bay, stroll through the streets of the city, where you can breathe the ocean breeze. hotel accommodation. Overnight
14th day - Vladivostok
Breakfast at the hotel. After passing through Russia through wonderful cities, enchanting places, lakes, fairy-tale landscapes, breathtaking penoramas, your train tour ends. Transfer to the airport.
THE TRIP INCLUDES:
Transfers to hotels and railway stations, transfer to Vladivostok airport;
porterage services at hotels and porters at railway stations;
one night in a 5 * hotel in Moscow and one night in a 5 * hotel in Vladivostok;
accommodation on board the train of imperial Russia (towels, bathrobes and slippers; water, tea, coffee);
full board according to the tour program (except for the first and last day);
excursions in Russian, English, German, Spanish and French, accompanied by local guides according to the tour program (in other languages on request);
A qualified doctor on board the train, assistance of a manager in English; our telephone support of our personal in Russia in Italian
cultural and entertainment program on board the train (board games, books, live music, travel information).
THE TRIP DOES NOT INCLUDE:
flights (international and domestic);
cost of the entry visa
possibility to do pre or post night
meals on the day of arrival and departure;
personal expenses and tips;