Epic Moscow & St Petersburg tour with a high-speed train journey - Refundable holiday

Izmailovo Vega, Moscow & Holiday Inn Express, St Petersburg

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You'll start your holiday with three nights in a Standard Double room at Vega Izmailovo Hotel, Moscow, including breakfast.

Finally, you'll spend four nights in a Standard Double room at Holiday Inn Express St Petersburg - Sadovaya, including breakfast.

This offer also includes english speaking guide, train tickets from Moscow to St Petersburg, Gorki Leninskiye tour, Kremlin tour, Moscow Metro visit, Tretyakov Gallery visit as well as Winter Palace and Hermitage visit.

Please note that if the advertised hotel is unavailable for your selected dates, it will be replaced with one of similar standards. Please visit our supplier Exoticca's website for more information.

There are a range of optional excursions available on this tour for an additional cost; please call Exoticca directly on 0203 695 9677 to arrange these before booking on the website. Additional tours must be confirmed before your final payment. Please note your final payment is due 60 days before your departure. More information can be found on our supplier's website.

Return flights are included from your selected departure airport to Moscow, Russia. One piece of hand luggage and one piece of hold luggage allowance per person is included, as per the airline terms and conditions.

If you select a flight without included luggage, you can add luggage by contacting the airline directly after receiving the flight information.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

The total amount of nights in the confirmation email may differ from the duration that appears on the website, as it includes accommodation nights and nights spent travelling.

Please be aware that our supplier, Exoticca, will require a copy of the valid passports in order to process the reservation.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 43% off. We calculate this discount percentage based on the rates we offer compared to the supplier's online rate.

The discount stated above was checked on 13 August, 2020.

Refundable holidays: request a cancellation and we'll refund 100% of the price paid for your trip (applies to all bookings made before 31st August 2020, with departure dates before December 31, 2021). Free cancellations need to be requested more than 60 days before your departure date.

Between 15 and 59 days before departure, 50% of the booking is chargeable). This cancellation policy is valid between the member and Exoticca. To cancel any booking please contact Exoticca directly. For more information, please visit Exoticca's website - https://www.exoticca.co.uk/terms-and-conditions#cancellation

This holiday is supplied by Exoticca and is ATOL protected (ATOL 11248).

Explore magnificent Moscow and enchanting St Petersburg with this city-hop escape, including breakfast, excursions, intercity bullet train tickets and all travel. Refundable holiday - book with confidence

Day 1: UK - Moscow

Head to your UK departure airport for your flight to Moscow. On arrival, transfer to the hotel then start exploring this enthralling city on your own.

Day 2: Moscow

Kick-off your first day in Moscow with a visit to Gorki Leninskiye, a complex once used as a retreat for Muscovite Noblemen, and later used by Lenin. In the afternoon, you have the option to join a city tour (additional cost). (Meals: breakfast)

Day 3: Moscow


Today you’ll discover the iconic Kremlin, from the majestic Arsenal to the Grand Palace, and the cathedrals with their gold-gilded domes. In the afternoon, visit the impressive Moscow metro stations, and vibrant Arbat Street. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 4: Moscow - St Petersburg

Spend your morning wandering the Tretyakov Galley, then set off for St Petersburg in the afternoon. Your mode of transport? The incredible Sapsan Bullet Train, which will have you whizzing along at up to 250 kilometres an hour, reaching St Petersburg (a nine-hour drive) in just four hours. On arrival, transfer to your hotel. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 5: St Petersburg

Spend the day exploring the city, or take an optional city tour, admiring the Baroque and Neo-classical architecture and visiting the Fortress of St Peter and St Paul, plus the pantheon of the Russian Tsars (additional cost). (Meals: breakfast)

Day 6: St Petersburg

Visit the Winter Palace today, one of St Petersburg’s most iconic buildings and former home of the Russian Tsars. Inside, you’ll have a chance to wander the Hermitage Museum, one of the most famous collections of art in the world, including masterpieces by Da Vinci and Rembrandt. Enjoy a free afternoon. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 7: St Petersburg

Spend your final day in Russia at leisure. Why not visit Pushkin, with its iconic Catalina Palace, summer home of the Tsars. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 8: St Petersburg - UK

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight home. (Meals: breakfast)

Accommodation

We are working with hotels to ensure that they comply with the public health regulations regarding COVID-19.

Izmailovo Vega, Moscow (three nights)

Neighbouring Izmailovsky Park, this modern hotel sits just a few minutes' walk from Partizanskaya Metro station. Interiors are modern and comfortable and there are two restaurants and a lobby bar to enjoy. Guest rooms come with air conditioning and views over the park or the Izmailovo Kremlin.

Amenities: Wi-Fi, gym, 24-hour bar, restaurant, room service, 24-hour reception

Holiday Inn Express, St Petersburg (four nights)

This canalside hotel offers Holiday Inn Express' signature simple, clean rooms and modern style. Rooms come complete with air conditioning and power showers. The open-plan lobby provides a communal space in which to relax, and there's a cafe and bar available 24 hours a day.

Amenities: Wi-Fi, 24-hour cafe and bar, 24-hour reception

Please note that some dining and leisure facilities may be closed. Please contact the hotel before you travel to find out if facilities have reopened.

Luxury accommodation

Days 1 - 3: Hilton Moscow Leningradskaya 
Days 4 - 7: Corinthia St Petersburg 

Private luxury accommodation

Days 1 - 3: Lotte Hotel Moscow
Days 4 - 7: Lotte Hotel St Petersburg

Good to know

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

Please note that the hotels may be swapped for ones of a similar standard and location if it they are unavailable for your selected departure date. Please contact our supplier, Exoticca, for more information on the alternative hotels.

British passport-holders require a visa to enter Russia. For more information, and instructions on how to apply, visit http://ru.vfsglobal.co.uk/.

Your outbound or inbound flight may be overnight, so please bear this in mind when planning the time you'll be away for.

There are a range of optional excursions available on this tour for an additional cost; please call Exoticca directly on 0203 695 9677 to arrange these before booking on the website. Additional tours must be confirmed before your final payment. Please note your final payment is due 60 days before your departure. More information can be found on our supplier's website.

Refundable holiday: Please note that a free cancellation policy is available with this holiday. This applies to all bookings made from 31 July 2020, with departure dates before 31 December 2021. If you request a cancellation, it must be more than 60 days before the departure date. Please see 'Offer details' for more information.

We cannot guarantee access to hotel facilities (e.g restaurant or spa), as these are subject to change due to COVID-19. We advise you check with the hotel before your trip.

Due to COVID-19, there may be additional entry requirements in effect at your destination, which may change at short notice. Please familiarise yourself with the latest requirements before departure via your government's foreign advice service.
Izmaylovskoye Shosse, 71, корп. 3В, Moscow, Russia, 105613

Travel is included in this offer - see below for details.

Details

Return flights are included from your selected departure airport to Moscow, Russia. Exoticca operates flights with all airlines, and will select the most cost effective fare at the time of booking. Please note all airlines are subject to change.

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email from the tour operator, Exoticca. This includes departure times, as well as flight numbers.

Please note that your outbound and inbound flight may be indirect and include a stopover. Your flights may also be overnight, so please bear this in mind when planning the time you'll be away for.

If you need any further information about flights before booking, please call Exoticca on 0203 695 9677 or contact via sales@exoticca.com.

Please check the luggage rules in the booking confirmation. More information can be found on the airline's website.
Please note that the prices of the tour operator are daily adjusted according to the exchange rate and may vary from the stated price.

If you select a flight without included luggage, you can add luggage by contacting the airline directly after receiving the flight information.

At the time of booking, Exoticca will book the best available airfare for the selected date.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

Within seven days of confirming your booking with us, you'll receive an email from our supplier, Exoticca, with your final booking confirmation detailing the exact flight times confirmed for your specific reservation.

The total amount of nights in the confirmation email may differ from the duration that appears on the website, as it includes accommodation nights and nights spent travelling.

For comprehensive travel, visa and health advice, please visit FCO Travel Advice

We source flights from all major scheduled and low cost airlines to offer you a full choice of airlines, departure airports and flight times.

You can choose to add a flight to this hotel. Just select the dates you want to book your stay from the calendar and choose ‘Hotel + Flights’

On the next page you can choose the departure airport, time and airline and price that is convenient to you

When you buy a hotel with a flight with us you are financially protected under the ATOL scheme.

If you need any support booking this holiday, please contact 0207 887 2772 (Mon - Sun 8am to 8pm)

If you wish to make a flight only booking, or add a flight to an existing hotel booking with us, call our reservations team on 0343 227 0007 (Mon-Fri 9-6, Saturday 10-5, Sun closed)

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