Festive St. Petersburg and Moscow Trafalgar Tours

Festive St. Petersburg and Moscow

Holiday Markets, renowned museums and iconic onion domes are among the highlights of this Festive St. Petersburg and Moscow 7-Day, escorted tour. A white winter blanket adds to the magical feel as you visit such incredible sites as The Hermitage, the Winter Palace, Red Square, Nevsky Prospekt, the Kremlin and St. Basil's Cathedral. This glorious journey through a winter wonderland will leave you with wonderful memories.

Marvel at the dazzling light installations, peruse the stalls brimming with handcrafted items and try the delicious mulled wine, gingerbread and decadent caviar-filled crepes of Moscow's Christmas Markets. Witness the magnificent realization of Peter the Great's vision as your local specialist takes you to admire the Tsar's regal Winter Palace and St. Isaac's Cathedral. Search for the perfect holiday gifts and souvenirs on grand Nevsky Prospekt. See the many treasures housed in the magnificent Hermitage Museum, which features one of the world's largest and most valuable art collections, on a small-group guided tour. Holiday spirit will fill the air and the memories of this exceptional vacation will fill your heart for many years.


7 Daysfr. $1,825

  • LOCAL SPECIALIST guided sightseeing in St. Petersburg
  • TOUR GUIDE in Moscow
  • VISIT the Hermitage Museum
  • EXPLORE the Peter and Paul Fortress in St. Petersburg
  • VIEW the Kremlin in Moscow
  • SEE the Tsar's Winter Palace
  • VIEW Nevsky Prospekt
  • ADMIRE St. Isaac's Cathedral and the statue of Peter the Great in St. Petersburg
  • SEE Red Square and St. Basil's Cathedral in Moscow
  • VIEW Russia's Peter and Paul Fortress and St. Basil's Cathedral
  • EXPLORE Moscow's beautiful Christmas Markets
  • VISIT Muzeon Park of Arts
  • Handcrafted Highlights
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries
  • All porterage and local charges included
  • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • VIP entry to many sights
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of your guided holiday
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • Gratuities are included for services during the land stay of your vacation unless otherwise noted. This includes wait staff at included meals, and porterage at hotels for one suitcase per person. Gratuities for your tour director, local hosts, guides, and drivers are not included in the vacation price (unless otherwise noted in pricing details) and are discretionary.
  • All items of a personal nature (room service, beverages, telephone charges, laundry, special food requests, etc.) and meals not specified on the tour itinerary are not included and must be paid by the client.
  • All rates exclude airfare unless expressly noted.
6 Breakfasts, 2 Dinners
  • River Palace Hotel in St. Petersburg, Russia (3 nights)
  • Marriott Tverskaya in Moscow, Russia (3 nights)
  • The hotels listed are intended to be used on all departures however Trafalgar Tours reserves the right to substitute other hotels than those listed. If a change becomes necessary for any reason, the hotel substituted will be of equivalent quality to those listed. No refunds are provided for hotel changes and full cancellation penalties apply.

ARRIVE ST. PETERSBURG Location Information Description

Saint Petersburg/Russia, Russia

Imposing, stately, magnificent - St. Petersburg extends a warm welcome for a festive sojourn that will see you visit two imperial cities cloaked in a magical winter blanket. Meet your Travel Director and fellow travelers for a Welcome Reception and light dinner at your hotel before an enchanting introduction of the city during an orientation drive.

Dinner

River Palace Hotel

ST. PETERSBURG SIGHTSEEING Location Information Description

Saint Petersburg/Russia, Russia

Admire Peter the Great's inspiring vision that culminated in the creation of a majestic city to rival Europe's most magnificent capitals. Join your 'Local Specialist' on a sightseeing tour that will take you past the Tsar's regal Winter Palace, St. Isaac's Cathedral and the grand avenue of Nevsky Prospekt. Included is a visit to the 18th-century Peter and Paul Fortress.

Later, Connect With Locals and meet the students of St. Petersburg’s Theatre for canapés and a stage performance. Learn how your visit will support the theatrical education of St. Petersburg's youth during your MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® Experience.

Breakfast

River Palace Hotel

HERMITAGE MUSEUM VISIT AND ST. PETERSBURG Location Information Description

Saint Petersburg/Russia, Russia

Catherine the Great's cherished collection of art takes center stage today as you 'Dive Into Culture' and enjoy a Small Group Sightseeing visit to the Hermitage Museum with a 'Local Specialist'. Navigate the spectacular corridors that house one of the world's largest and most valuable art collections representing the development of world culture and art from the Stone Age to the 20th century.

Spend the rest of your day exploring the grand boulevards, golden spires and regal façades of this great city. Why not end your St. Petersburg visit in a colorful whirl of traditional dance at a Russian folklore show?

Breakfast

River Palace Hotel

ST. PETERSBURG - HIGH SPEED TRAIN - MOSCOW Location Information Description

Saint Petersburg/Russia, Russia

Tuck into hearty Russian fare before embarking on a high-speed train to Moscow, passing a wintery landscape of soaring church spires and small villages.

Location Information Description

Moscow, Russia

The Russian capital wears its extraordinary triumphs and tumultuous history on its sleeve and you have an opportunity to explore both over the next few days. Follow the imposing red walls of the Kremlin and the chilly banks of the Moskva River on this exploration of Russia's political, economic, religious and financial hub.

Breakfast

Marriott Tverskaya

MOSCOW CHRISTMAS MARKETS Location Information Description

Moscow, Russia

An enchanting winter wonderland awaits as you admire the more than 400 dazzling light installations that illuminate the city for its annual Christmas Light festival. Stroll through city squares that come alive with Christmas Market stalls. Smells of mulled wine, gingerbread and caviar-filled crepes fill the air while stalls spill over with an astounding array of handcrafted gifts.

Join a 'Local Specialist' on a sightseeing tour to see the vibrant façade of St. Basil's Cathedral and visit the Kremlin. There's plenty of time later to stock up on festive souvenirs and explore one of the world's grandest cities on your own terms.

Breakfast

Marriott Tverskaya

MOSCOW AND FREE DAY Location Information Description

Moscow, Russia

Moscow's fascinating history and culture are yours to explore today. Spend your full day at leisure discovering the victories and tragedies that have shaped this magnificent city, from the elegant frescoed metro stations to the sad graveyard of Fallen Monuments.

Consider visiting one of the city's museums or purchase an Optional Experience to Sergiyev Posad, the largest religious and cultural center in Russia.

Your journey together is almost at its end as you join your travel companions for a Farewell Dinner.

Breakfast, Dinner

Marriott Tverskaya

DEPART MOSCOW Location Information Description

Moscow, Russia

For now it's time to say a fond do svidaniya to two great Russian cities. Airport transfers are available. Conditions apply.

Breakfast

Departure Date
Price
Mon, Dec 13, 2021
$1,875.00
Mon, Dec 20, 2021
$1,950.00
Mon, Dec 27, 2021
$2,075.00
Mon, Jan 03, 2022
$1,875.00
Mon, Dec 12, 2022
$1,825.00
Tue, Dec 20, 2022
$1,995.00
Tue, Dec 27, 2022
$2,019.00
Mon, Jan 02, 2023
$1,825.00

Important information:

  • All rates listed are per person based on double occupancy and are subject to change without notice. Your land package pricing will be confirmed and guaranteed once your deposit is received and applied to the booking, except where price increases may result from increases in government taxes or fees. Room configurations are subject to availability. Guests added to your party after the booking are priced at the prevailing rate at the time they are added.

ALL guests must carefully verify the existing identification requirements for their particular travel situation DIRECTLY WITH THEIR LOCAL CONSULATES OR EMBASSIES or with a visa service, as these requirements may change. Guests without proper documentation may be denied entry and will not be entitled to a refund
  • 60 days or more prior to departure the deposit is non-refundable
  • 59-16 days prior to commencement of services: 30% of total price*
  • 15-8 days prior to commencement of services: 50% of total price*
  • 7-1 days prior to commencement of services: 90% of total price*
  • On departure day and later: 100% of total price*
  • *Total price does not include any Instant Purchase Air or Instant Purchase Air service fees, which are non-refundable after 24 hours from purchase. Intra-vacation air is non-refundable after final payment.
  • Cancellation fees may also apply to any additional services, including extra night accommodations, independently supplied services, and optional excursions reserved prior to, during, and after the tour. If flight changes, including, but not limited to, flight cancellations or name changes, are requested after full land and air deposits are received, revision fees, change fees, or airline cancellation fees will apply.
  • In many instances, airline revision or change fees can be up to $300, but in some instances may be up to 100% of the ticket price. Cancellation penalties will be quoted at time of cancellation.
  • All cancellations must be received in writing prior to tour departure. The cancellation policy will apply according to the date that the cancellation notification is received. The MINIMUM cancellation penalty is the deposit amount.
  • The purchase to trip cancellation insurance is strongly recommended.
  • Land only “from price” is per person based on two people sharing a room together and does not include airfare unless expressly stated.
  • All prices are in US Dollars.
  • A $200 non-refundable, non-transferable, per-person, per-vacation deposit is required to reserve space for you, with some limited exceptions, as noted below. Payment of the deposit indicates you have read and accepted theseall Terms & Conditions. Your booking is not confirmed until the deposit payment is processed and you receive a confirmation invoice.
  • Final payment is due 60 days prior to departure, with some limited exceptions, as noted below. Within the final payment date, payment in full is required at time of booking to reserve space. Reservations (land, cruise, and air) are canceled if final payment is not received by the due date. The payment policy may vary for group reservations.
  • Additional deposits or payments are required for international air added to the start and/or end of your vacation and/or for intra-vacation air, as specified in the itinerary (“air-inclusive vacations”). Air-inclusive vacation pricing is guaranteed upon receipt of full land plus air deposit or land deposit plus full airfare price, depending on type of airfare purchased (Flex-Air or Instant Purchase Air).
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