TRANS-SIBERIAN FROM MOSCOW TO VLADIVOSTOK
TRANS-SIBERIAN RAILWAY TRIP FROM MOSCOW TO VLADIVOSTOK Year-round / from 1 person / daily departures in 2020 16 days / 15 nights
The Trans-Siberian Railway is the longest railway in the world (9 289 km) and a pride of Russia. The Great Siberian Way goes through 2 world continents, 12 Russian regions and 87 cities. The final point is Vladivostok city. The Trans-Siberian Railway is featured in the “Guinness Book of Records” for three categories: total length, number of stations, and construction time.
TRANS-SIBERIAN IN FREEDOM (Railway tickets, accommodation, and transfers only)
The Programme is based on local time in all the locations.
DAY 1. MOSCOW Arrival in Moscow. Transfer to the hotel of your choice. Optional tour of Moscow. Overnight at the hotel.
DAY 2. MOSCOW Breakfast. Free time to explore the capital of Russia. Optional full day tour of Moscow. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 3. MOSCOW-TRANS-SIBERIAN Breakfast. Free time till the transfer to the railway station. Departure to Yekaterinburg by the high-class trains #60 or #16 at 16:38. Travel time: 25h:26m. Overnight on a train.
DAY 4. TRANS-SIBERIAN – YEKATERINBURG 20:04 (local time). Arrival in Yekaterinburg. Transfer to the hotel of your choice. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 5. YEKATERINBURG-TRANS-SIBERIAN Breakfast. Free time to explore Yekaterinburg Optional full day tour of Yekaterinburg or surroundings. Transfer to the station and boarding one of the evening trains heading to Novosibirsk: #118 or #56 at 18:33, local time. Journey time: 21h:51m. Overnight on a train.
DAY 6. TRANS-SIBERIAN – NOVOSIBIRSK Arrival in Novosibirsk at 18:24, local time. Optional evening: a countryside tour with banya and BBQ dinner with the local family. Transfer to the hotel of your choice. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 7. NOVOSIBIRSK – TRANS-SIBERIAN Breakfast. Free time to explore the unofficial capital of Siberia. Optional tour of Novosibirsk and surroundings. Transfer to the station and boarding one of the following trains heading to Irkutsk: At 12:32 by the standard train #44 or #100. Journey time: 31h:15m At 18:55 by the standard train #82. Journey time: 30h:57m. Or, by later train. (Trains are not daily and exact schedule will depend on a travel date). Overnight in train.
DAY 8. TRANS-SIBERIAN – IRKUTSK Arrival in Irkutsk at 20:47 local time (train #44/#100) or at 02:52 of Day 9 (train #82). Transfer to the hotel of your choice. Overnight in hotel.
DAY 9. IRKUTSK – LAKE BAIKAL (LISTVYANKA) Breakfast, followed by transfer to Listvyanka. Check-in to the wooden chalet in Listvyanka settlement. Enjoy your day at lake Baikal. Optional full day tour of Lake Baikal. Overnight in hotel.
DAY 10. LISTVYANKA – IRKUTSK Breakfast. Free time in the morning. Afternoon transfer to Irkutsk. Optional Irkutsk excursion. Overnight in hotel.
DAY 11. IRKUTSK – TRANS-SIBERIAN Breakfast. Morning transfer to Irkutsk train station for departure to Khabarovsk by the train #2 (superior) or #8 (fast, standard) at 07:47 local time. Journey time: 57h:17m. Overnight on a train.
DAYS 12. TRANS-SIBERIAN Full day and night on a train. Enjoy the views of Siberian landscapes from the train window while traveling through the vast territory of Russia. Overnight on a train.
DAY 13. TRANS-SIBERIAN – KHABAROVSK 19:04 Arrival in Khabarovsk. Transfer to the hotel of your choice. Overnight in the hotel.
DAY 14. KHABAROVSK – TRANS-SIBERIAN Breakfast and free time in Khabarovsk before evening transfer to the station for the last leg of this trip, Vladivostok, by the superior train #6 OKEAN at 21:10 local time. Journey time: 11h:20m. Optional tour of Khabarovsk and surroundings. Overnight in train.
DAY 15. TRANS-SIBERIAN – VLADIVOSTOK 08:30 Arrival in Vladivostok. Transfer to the hotel of your choice. Free time in the Pacific port city of Russia. Optional tour of Vladivostok. Overnight in hotel.
DAY 16. VLADIVOSTOK Breakfast. Transfer to the airport for an onward flight from Vladivostok for the domestic flights in Moscow or international flights to Tokyo, Seoul, Beijing, or transfer to the port for the ferry boat to Korea/Japan.
Comments: No transfers are included into the BUDGET accommodation option, as the hotels are located within a walking distance from the station Do you have more days? Feel free to ask us to add more stopovers to your Trans-Siberian tour, like Kazan, Krasnoyarsk, Ulan-Ude, or any other city!
PRICES PER PERSON
CLASS AND COMPARTMENTS IN TRAINS
FROM EURO 1.700,00
TRAIN IN 3RD CLASS
Open space carriage, lower berths
FROM EURO 1.915,00
TRAIN IN 2ND CLASS
2 lower berths and 2 upper berths
FROM EURO 2.285,00
TRAIN IN 1ST CLASS
2-berth compartment: 2 lower berths
• 1st / 2nd / 3rd class train tickets for Moscow-Ekaterinburg-Novosibirsk-Irkutsk -Khabarovsk - Vladivostok route.
• Accommodation in TWN / DBL BB (SGL BB) in the hotels of the chosen category:
MOSCOW, 2 nights / YEKATERINBURG, 1 night / NOVOSIBIRSK, 1 night / IRKUTSK, 2 nights / LISTVYANKA, 1 night / KHABAROVSK, 1 night / VLADIVOSTOK, 1 night
• Round-trip transfers in all cities with driver only (In case of BUDGET accommodation option, the following transfers are included: RT in Moscow, RT in Irkutsk and Listvyanka, RT in Vladivostok)
• 1 free service / upgrade / gift / surprise per group on behalf of your agency (once during the trip)
The package does not include: all excursions indicated as Optional, concierge service.