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Private Trans-Siberian Journey: Moscow - Vladivostok with Mongolia Extension

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21 days
11 cities
2nights

Moscow, Russia

Traveling to the capital of Russia? Make sure to leave extra time to really see all of the world-famous sights of Moscow, starting with St. Basil's Cathedral and Bolshoi Theater, to GUM - State Department Store, that once boasted 1200 different stores and continues to astonish travelers with its size, elegance, and opulent architecture. When visiting Moscow, make sure to pop up to Kremlin and see the remarkable red brick building that is the principal symbol of Russia....
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    Day 1: Arrival
    Welcome to the legendary capital of Russia - Moscow! Upon arrival, your private driver transfers you to the hotel for check-in.

    The rest of the day is free to relax in your cozy room, dine in one of the nearby restaurants or start exploring the amazing city center on your own.

    Please note, that due to the specific schedule of international trains, this tour starts every Wednesday and Saturday.

    Day 2: Exploring the Kremlin, Armoury Chamber & the Heart of Moscow 
    This day is dedicated to the exploration of one of the most outstanding Moscow icons - the Kremlin and the heart of Moscow - the Red Square.

    Following breakfast, you meet your guide in the hotel lobby and walk to the Kremlin territory where you have a chance to explore the gems hidden behind the Kremlin walls such as the Cathedral Square and the Assumption and Annunciation cathedrals. 

    Then you visit the famous Armoury Chamber that houses a unique collection of crown jewels, stunning coronation finery, hand-forged armor and weapons, royal carriages and sleighs, and world-famous Fabergé eggs.

    After a short break for coffee, you take a walk through the beautiful Red Square, go inside the colorful St. Basil's Cathedral and explore the famous GUM department store. 

    After the tour, you walk back to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

    Day 3: Tretyakov Gallery, Subway Ride & Panoramic Tour
    This morning is free for you to continue exploring the magnificent Moscow city center on your own. 

    In the afternoon you check out from your hotel, meet your guide and enjoy a guided tour of the world-famous treasure trove of the Russian fine art, the Tretyakov Gallery, where you have amazing time viewing the gems of its collection, including the famous masterpieces of Ivan Aivazovsky, Mikhail Vrubel, and Viktor Vasnetsov.

    After the tour of the Tretyakov gallery, you have a quick subway ride to explore the most beautiful stations of Moscow Subway, which is known to be one of the most beautiful and efficient metro systems in the world. Then you see the spectacular Cathedral of Christ the Savior and learn the story of its destruction and reconstruction.

    Today you also have a chance to enjoy one of the best city views at Sparrow Hills and see the grand building of Moscow State University, the highest of seven Stalinist skyscrapers of Moscow.

    After the tour you are transferred to the train station.

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    Marriott Courtyard Moscow
    4-star hotel
    Voznesenskiy Pereulok, 7, Moscow, Russia, 125009
    Marriott Courtyard Moscow
    Deluxe Double Room Breakfast Included
    The 4-star hotel located on a charming 18th-century street is less than 10 minutes from the best sights of Moscow. You can relax after busy sightseeing day in the on-site fitness center and spa salon followed by dinner at your choice of the hotel's restaurants including Terraneo, the Russo-American Flat Iron Bar, and Roadhouse. Your beautifully decored room is fitted with air-conditioning system, flat-screen satellite TV, free WiFi and spacious bed. Grab a coffee at the Lobby Cafe on your way to explore the beautiful Moscow!... show more
    1 room / 2 nights
    Included Experiences
    • Russian Visa Processing Service
    • Walking Tour of the Kremlin, Armoury Chamber & the Heart of Moscow
    • Tretyakov Gallery, Subway Ride & Panoramic Tour
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    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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Connection | Moscow - Yekaterinburg
1st Class Sleeper
At the station where you board your train and start your amazing journey across Eurasia.
Kazanskiy station
Moscow, Russia
1 d 2 h
Central station
Yekaterinburg, Russia
2nights

Yekaterinburg, Russia

Visiting Yekaterinburg? Allow yourself three days to thoroughly explore the fourth-largest city in Russia, also known as the “window to Asia”. The wonderful city is packed with must-see attractions, starting with the Church on Blood - a memorial for Russian emperor Nicholas II and his family to the striking architectural ensemble of the Rastorguev - Haritonov’s House. During your time in the city ensure to pay a visit to the renowned Europe-Asia monument where you can experience being at two places at once. Put one foot in Europe and the other in Asia - visit Yekaterinburg!...
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    Day 4: Arrival
    Upon arrival in Yekaterinburg, your driver meets you at the train station and transfers you to your centrally located hotel for overnight. 


    Day 5: Exploring the Highlights of Yekaterinburg
    After breakfast you meet your guide and enjoy a sightseeing tour around the most remarkable city landmarks.

    During the tour you take a walk through the historical city center, visit Ural Craftsman Lane where you can buy some traditional hand-made souvenirs, see the magnificent architectural ensemble of the Rastorguev - Haritonov House, admire Sevastyanov's House - the symbol of the city, and take a trip to the famous Europe-Asia monument where you can happily experience being at two places at once putting one foot in Europe and the other in Asia.

    The second part of your tour is dedicated to the last days of the Russian Imperial Family. You visit the Church on Blood built on the site of the notorious Ipatiev House, where the last Russian Emperor, Nicolas II, and his family were executed by the Bolsheviks in 1918.
    Your guide also takes you to the first burial place of the tsar’s family - the Monastery Complex “Ganina Yama” that now consists of seven chapels - one for each member of the royal family.

    The day is crowned with a visit to the famous observation platform of Vysotsky hotel - one of the tallest buildings in Yekaterinburg, where you enjoy the bird's-eye panoramic views of the city.

    Note: you may choose to visit Boris Yeltsin Presidential Center instead of Vysotsky observation platform and explore the museum dedicated to the first Russian president and contemporary history of Russia (please confirm with your destination specialist at the time of booking). The museum is closed on Monday.

    After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the evening free.

    Day 6: Departure
    Early in the morning (about 3 am) you check out from the hotel and depart from Yekaterinburg.

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    Four Elements Ekaterinburg
    4-star hotel
    RU, Lenin Avenue, 9А, Yekaterinburg, 620014
    Four Elements Ekaterinburg
    Standard Double Breakfast Included
    The modern 4-star hotel in Ekaterinburg is located right at the heart of the city, within a walking distance from the Pond and Opera. Guests are welcome to dine at the on-site restaurant, serving some delicious Russian dishes alongside everyone's top choices from international cuisine. Great comfort and refreshing beverages can be found in the lobby bar too.... show more
    1 room / 2 nights
    Included Experiences
    • City Tour & Last Days of Russian Imperial Family
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    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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Connection | Yekaterinburg - Irkutsk
1st Class Sleeper
You board the train to Irkutsk to continue your Trans-Siberian journey. You spend this day and the next days on board the train enjoying fantastic scenery passing by your window.
Central station
Yekaterinburg, Russia
2 d 5 h
Central station
Irkutsk, Russia
1day

Irkutsk, Russia

Discover another must-see of Russia - the Paris of Siberia - Irkutsk. After visiting Lake Baikal, spend at least couple days in the Russian heritage city, full of wooden houses with typical decorative carvings on the walls and window frames, the large city built earlier than other biggest cities in Russia. Make sure to see the real landmarks of the city - Volkonsky and Trubetskoy Houses, where the largest salons and social gatherings took place in the 19th century. Another important sights you should stop by are Irkutsk Philharmonic Orchestra and Sukachev Art Museum - one of the largest art galleries east of the Ural Mountains. ...
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    Day 8: Arrival
    In the morning you arrive in Irkutsk. Upon arrival, you are transferred right to the Lake Baikal shore.

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Connection | Irkutsk - Listvyanka
Private Transfer Sedan
Irkutsk Hotel / Station
Irkutsk, Russia
1 h
Listvyanka Hotel
Listvyanka, Russia
1night

Listvyanka, Russia

Are you dream to see the Lake Baikal? Listvyanka is located in one of the most picturesque places on Earth - the shores surrounding Lake Baikal. The village is truly remarkable with its wooden architecture, visible in all type of buildings from cabins, stores to even churches. The small village doesn’t lack in terms of tourist attractions, make sure to see the Baikal Limnological Museum with exposition dedicated to the lake and its history, flora, fauna and all other aspects regarding the largest freshwater lake in the world. Don’t miss a chance to see the marvelous St. Nicholay Church. ...
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    Day 8: Listvyanka Village Tour & Baikal Museum
    Upon arrival, you check in to your hotel. After some rest you enjoy a guided tour around Listvyanka Village. During the tour, you visit the Baikal Limnological Museum and Aquarium that houses an interesting display of the unique flora and fauna of the lake.

    Then you take a chair-lift* to the nearby viewpoint to take some magnificent panoramic pictures of Baikal, view the Chersky Rock and visit the 19th century wooden St. Nicolas Church and spend some time at a local fish market where you see a great variety of fish and different ways of cooking it.

    After the tour, you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

    Please, note: chair-lift is not available on Monday

    Day 9: Trip to Taltsy Village
    After breakfast, you check out from your hotel and say "Good-bye" to Lake Baikal! Your guide and driver take you on a trip to the open-air museum of wooden architecture located in Taltsy Village.

    This reconstructed Siberian village consists of a number of buildings that were threatened with flooding when the Irkutsk Dam was constructed on the Angara River. All the buildings at the Taltsy museum were rescued from the rising waters and brought here to serve as models of Irkutsk regional architecture.

    Your driver takes you then to Irkutsk.

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    Anastasia Hotel
    4-star hotel
    RU, Irkutsk, str.Dzerzhinskogo 16, Irkutsk, 664003
    Anastasia Hotel
    Standard Twin Room Breakfast Included
    Perched right on the shore of the vast Lake Baikal by the promenade, the charming Anastasia Hotel in Nikola village is the perfect place to enjoy authentic Russia and Siberia.... show more
    1 room / 1 night
    Included Experiences
    • Half Day Tour of Listvyanka
    • Half Day Trip to Taltsy Village
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Connection | Listvyanka - Irkutsk
Private Transfer Sedan
Listvyanka Hotel
Listvyanka, Russia
1 h
Irkutsk Hotel / Station
Irkutsk, Russia
1night

Irkutsk, Russia

Discover another must-see of Russia - the Paris of Siberia - Irkutsk. After visiting Lake Baikal, spend at least couple days in the Russian heritage city, full of wooden houses with typical decorative carvings on the walls and window frames, the large city built earlier than other biggest cities in Russia. Make sure to see the real landmarks of the city - Volkonsky and Trubetskoy Houses, where the largest salons and social gatherings took place in the 19th century. Another important sights you should stop by are Irkutsk Philharmonic Orchestra and Sukachev Art Museum - one of the largest art galleries east of the Ural Mountains. ...
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    Day 9: Irkutsk City Tour
    Upon arrival, you have a guided tour around the most remarkable city's attractions. You first walk along Angara River embankment - the most popular meeting place among the locals - to an eternal flame and the monument to explorer Yakov Pohabov, the founder of the city. You proceed to the only Catholic Cathedral in Irkutsk, the beautiful Polish Roman Church, located in the historical part of Irkutsk.

    You are then driven to one of the main monasteries in Siberia - Sign Monastery (also known as the Znamensky Monastery). You also explore the Kazan Church, which with its Byzantine-style decorations looks like a fairy tower, and Block 130, the historical zone with many colorful wooden houses and buildings constructed in the 17th century.

    After the tour, you are transferred to a centrally-located hotel for check-in.

    Day 10: Departure
    Following breakfast, you check out from your hotel and your driver transfers you to the station.

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    Marriott Courtyard Irkutsk City Center
    4-star hotel
    Chkalov Street 15, Irkutsk, Russia, 64025
    Marriott Courtyard Irkutsk City Center
    Deluxe Double Room Breakfast Included
    Centrally located within walking distance of the Kirov square, Angara river and the historic Drama theater, this modern and stylish 4-star hotel has everything for fruitful work and comfortable rest. It offers elegant air-conditioned rooms with flat-screen TVs, tea and coffee-making facilities and fridges, free Wi-Fi in public areas, five conference halls and a Grand Courtyard Ballroom, a gym, a bar offering a wide range of snacks and drinks, and an on-site restaurant serving American-style breakfast buffet and Russian-Siberian and international cuisine for lunches and dinners. ... show more
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    • Half Day Private Guided Tour
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Connection | Irkutsk - Ulan Bator
1st Class Sleeper
You board a train that takes you to the next destination - Ulan Bator. You spend this day on board your train enjoying fantastic scenery passing by your window.
Central Station
Irkutsk, Russia
23 h
Central Station
Ulan Bator, Mongolia
1day

Ulan Bator, Mongolia

Radiating a unique mixture of Mongolian traditions and Soviet housing, all spiced up with purely Eastern aesthetics, distinctive Ulan Bator has it all to become one of the most unforgettable destinations you've ever traveled to. Surrounded by the pristine countryside, the vibrant Mongolian capital pulsates with an indigenous vibe which is felt from the very first minutes of your stay. Consider having a walk around Sukhbaatar Square to see the Government Palace with the huge colonnade monument in honor of Genghis Khan, the legendary figure in Mongolian history. Discover local heritage in the National Museum of Mongolia, marvel at the ancient Gandan Monastery, meet nomadic families and even consider spicing up your experience by living in a traditional yurt in the stunning Gorkhi-Terelj National Park! Of course, make sure to try local specialties to fully experience the profound Mongolian soul and their endless love for freedom and nature. ...
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    Day 11: Visiting the Gandan Monastery
    In the morning you arrive in the capital of Mongolia - Ulan Bator. Your driver meets you at the train station and takes you to your hotel to freshen up and have breakfast.

    Later you meet your guide and explore the legendary Mongolian Buddhist Gandan Monastery in Ulan Bator.

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Connection | Ulan Bator - Gorkhi-Terelj Park
Private Transfer Minivan
You depart from the capital for Gorkhi-Terelji National Park.
Ulan Bator hotel
Ulan Bator, Mongolia
1 h 30 min
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, Mongolia
1night

Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, Mongolia

Gorkhi-Terelj National Park is one of the most beautiful national parks in Mongolia, placed 60 km (37 mi) from Ulan Bator, the Mongolian capital. The park became popular because of its unusual rocks, in their shapes, people sometimes see different animals, dinosaurs, human figures, etc. The park panorama is so picturesque that not only attracts numerous tourists from all over the world but is even often used as a set for filming movies....
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    Day 11: Gorkhi-Terelji National Park Tour
    In the afternoon you arrive to the camp and enjoy traditional lunch.

    You then take a tour of the picturesque Gorkhi-Terelji National Park and visit its most popular attractions, including the famous Turtle Rock and the Aryabal Temple located on a steep hill. At the entrance to the temple’s grounds there is a long walking path leading to the set of 108 steep stairs that symbolize the elephant’s elongated trunk. You can rise up to the temple and enjoy the magnificent view of surrounding valleys.

    In the evening you enjoy dinner at the camp. You spend this night in a traditional Mongolian yurt.

    Additional meals: Lunch, Dinner

    Day 12: Meeting a Nomadic Family
    Following breakfast at the ger camp, you meet your guide and start the day with a visit to a nomadic family to learn more about their culture, authentic lifestyle and traditions. 

    Later you depart from the park.

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    Buuveit Ger Camp
    3-star hotel
    , Galuut bag, Bayandelger soum (county), Tuv province, Mongolia
    Buuveit Ger Camp
    Double Ger Full Board Included
    The Mongolian Ger Camp offers a memorable experience and unique accommodation in traditional gers, each designed for two guests. The gers have beds, a small table, chairs, wardrobe and a heating stove in the middle. Showers and toilets are located in a separate building. The guests can charge their phones in the Gers and in the restaurant, which is located in one of the buildings of the camp. It offers delicious local cuisine and Wi-Fi access.... show more
    1 room / 1 night
    Included Experiences
    • Gorkhi-Terelji National Park & Chinggis Khaan Statue Sightseeing
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Connection | Gorkhi-Terelj Park - Ulan Bator
Private Transfer & Exploring Genghis Khan Statue
You head for the banks of the Tuul River where an iconic 40-meters tall equestrian statue of Genghis Khan is located. During the tour you explore the interiors of the statue, see a replica of Genghis Khan’s legendary golden whip and walk through the chest and neck of the statue's horse up to its head. At the top you enjoy an excellent view of the complex area and the surrounding scenery. After a break for lunch, you make your way to the famous Zaisan Hill which offers the best panorama of Ulan Bator and then to the cashmere factory where you learn how raw materials are being transformed into thread and then into clothing. Later you are transferred to your hotel in Ulan Bator.
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, Mongolia
6 h
Ulan Bator hotel
Ulan Bator, Mongolia
2nights

Ulan Bator, Mongolia

Radiating a unique mixture of Mongolian traditions and Soviet housing, all spiced up with purely Eastern aesthetics, distinctive Ulan Bator has it all to become one of the most unforgettable destinations you've ever traveled to. Surrounded by the pristine countryside, the vibrant Mongolian capital pulsates with an indigenous vibe which is felt from the very first minutes of your stay. Consider having a walk around Sukhbaatar Square to see the Government Palace with the huge colonnade monument in honor of Genghis Khan, the legendary figure in Mongolian history. Discover local heritage in the National Museum of Mongolia, marvel at the ancient Gandan Monastery, meet nomadic families and even consider spicing up your experience by living in a traditional yurt in the stunning Gorkhi-Terelj National Park! Of course, make sure to try local specialties to fully experience the profound Mongolian soul and their endless love for freedom and nature....
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    Day 12: Arrival
    In the evening you arrive in Ulan Bator and have the rest of the day free.

    Day 13: City Tour & Folk Show in Ulan Bator
    After breakfast you meet your guide in the hotel lobby and go on a walking city tour around the most interesting attractions of Ulan Bator. 

    During the tour you visit the National Museum of Mongolia, one of the leading museums in the whole country and the one which is responsible for preserving Mongolian cultural heritage. You also stroll along the main streets of the city, see the Parlament house and walk through the central Sukhbaatar Square formerly known as Genghis Khan Square.

    After the tour you return to the hotel to take some rest or continue exploring the city center on your own.

    In the evening you attend an amazing Mongolian folk show at the National Academic Drama Theatre (transfers are included). After the show the rest of the evening is free.

    Note: Folk show in Ulan Bator is available from the middle of May to the beginning of October.

    Day 14: Departure from Ulan Bator
    In the afternoon you check out from the hotel in Ulan Bator. Your private driver takes you to the main railway station and you depart from Mongolia to Ulan Ude, Russia.

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    Best Western Tuushin Hotel
    5-star hotel
    MN, Prime Minister Amar street 15,MN- 14200, Ulaanbaatar, 14200
    Best Western Tuushin Hotel
    Deluxe Double City View Breakfast Included
    Centrally located in Ulan Bator, Best Western Premier Tuushin Hotel is only a 2-minute walk from Sukhbaatar Square. It features free Wi-Fi in all areas, as well as a fitness center and mineral bath. Rooms are modern and well-fitted.... show more
    1 room / 2 nights
    Included Experiences
    • Half Day Private Walking City Tour
    • Folk Show with Transfers
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    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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Connection | Ulan Bator - Ulan Ude
1st Class Sleeper
You take a train running to Ulan Ude. You spend this nigh onboard the train.
Central Station
Ulan Bator, Mongolia
16 h
Central Station
Ulan Ude, Russia
1night

Ulan Ude, Russia

Spend at least three days in the fascinating commercial and industrial center of Eastern Siberia and the capital of Republic of Buryatia. The wonderful city has a distinct Asian vibe and has a lot to offer in terms of sightseeing. Start exploring the city with a visit to the Ulan-Ude Ethnographic Museum, where you can see over 11,000 exhibitions in the outdoor arena. Then make your way to Odigitrievsky Cathedral - a truly one-of-a-kind sight!...
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    Day 15: Enjoying Ulan Ude
    Your train arrives in Ulan Ude early in the morning. A private driver meets you at the train station and transferes you to your centrally located hotel, where you check-in, have breakfast and some rest before the city tour starts.

    In the afternoon you meet your guide and driver and head for Ivolginsky Buddhist monastery complex, considered as the center of Buddhism in Russia. Located 40 km from Ulan Ude in the picturesque valley of the Ivolga River, the complex is home to the Buddhist institute Dashi Choinkhorlin, translated from Tibetan as “the land of happy learning”. Here monks, the future lamas, study oriental and Tibetan culture, medicine, Old Mongolian and Tibetan languages and philosophy of Buddhism. During the tour you make a sacred circle (“goroo”) around the territory, enter the temples, see the altar with many golden statues of Buddha, Buddhist stupas, Buddhist books, tankas and even the sacred Bodhi tree.

    Upon return to the city, you take a tour around the most interesting city landmarks. You enjoy the views from Rinpoche Bagsha Datsan rising high above the city (if time and weather conditions allow), see the world’s largest head statue of Lenin, take a walk at Lenin Street abundant in former merchant houses, explore Soviet Square and admire the beautiful Odigitria Cathedral.

    After the tour you return to your hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure.

    Day 16 - Departure for Khabarovsk
    In the afternoon you check out from your hotel and have some free time before a private transfer to the railway station. Today you board a train, that is heading to the capital of Russian Far East - Khabarovsk. 

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    Sagaan Morin Hotel
    4-star hotel
    RU, 25 Gagarina Street, Ulan-Ude, 670034
    Sagaan Morin Hotel
    Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
    The 16-storey Sagaan Morin Hotel is one of the tallest buildings in Ulan Ude. It meets all standards for hotels of international level, offering indoor swimming pools, free WIFI, high-comfort guestrooms and a central location.... show more
    1 room / 1 night
    Included Experiences
    • Ivolginsky Buddhist Monastery & City Tour
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    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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Connection | Ulan Ude - Khabarovsk
1st Class Sleeper
At the station you board a train running to Khabarovsk. You spend the rest of the day and the next two days onboard enjoying fantastic scenery passing by your window.
Central Station
Ulan Ude, Russia
2 d 6 h
Central Station
Khabarovsk, Russia
1night

Khabarovsk, Russia

Spend at least a couple of days in the second largest cities in Far East Russia. The city is situated on the confluence of two majestic rivers - Amur and the Ussuri, only 19 miles from the country’s border with China. Explore the city of parks, beaches, classic architecture by paying a visit to Khabarovsk Regional museum, which covers both cultural history and fauna of the city and surrounding areas. Make sure to pass by the famous Lenin Square. Don’t miss a chance to see fascinating Transfiguration Cathedral too! ...
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    Day 18: Arrival in Khabarovsk
    Today you arrive in Khabarovsk. Your driver meets you at the station and transfers you to your centrally located hotel for check-in.

    Day 19: Khabarovsk City Tour
    After breakfast you have free time to explore the city on your own or relax in your comfortable room. 

    Following lunch you meet your private guide and driver in the hotel lobby and set off on a tour of Khabarovsk. You start sightseeing from the Monument to Nikolay Muravyov-Amursky, a Russian general, statesman and diplomat. Continue to Amur Cliff which offers exciting views on the Amur River and hills. The river had a special historical significance as a route much used by the Russians when exploring and opening up eastern Russia. Nowadays it forms a part of the Chinese–Russian border.

    You then make a riverside walk along picturesque Nevelsky Embankment, witness the Spaso-Transfiguration Cathedral, the third tallest church in Russia, and see the eternal flame memorial.

    Finally you ride across Khabarovsk Bridge. The railway bridge over the Amur River is the longest, at 1.6 km (5,250 ft), on the Trans Siberian Railway. The bridge, as well as Muravyov-Amursky Monument, is famous for being depicted on a 5000-ruble banknote.

    After the tour you return to the hotel and have some free time for dinner. In the evening you are transferred to the train station.

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    Khabarovsk City Boutique Hotel
    4-star hotel
    RU, Ulitsa Istomina, 64, Khabarovsk, 680000
    Khabarovsk City Boutique Hotel
    Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
    Located close to the picturesque embankment of the River Amur, the Khabarovsk City Boutique Hotel offers its guests comfortable accommodations, an on-site restaurant, and a variety of recreational facilities.... show more
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    • Half Day Private Tour with Transport
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Connection | Khabarovsk - Vladivostok
1st Class Sleeper
You board a train that takes you to Vladivostok.
Central Station
Khabarovsk, Russia
12 h
Central Station
Vladivostok, Russia
1night

Vladivostok, Russia

The city also called “Russia’s San Francisco” is located around the Golden Horn Bay and will need three days of your time to really unravel its beauty. Once you are there, make sure to see the top sights of the city, starting with the Vladivostok Railway Station, where the famous Trans-Siberian railroad terminates. Then make your way to the Memorial Submarine S-56 Museum and don’t miss a chance to visit the Arseniev Museum, where you would discover all there is to know about the flora and fauna of the region. ...
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    Day 20: Vladivostok City Tour
    Welcome to Vladivostok - the easternmost city of Russia and its largest port on the Pacific Ocean informally known as "Russia’s San Francisco" due to its numerous bays and beautiful bridges. Your guide meets you at the railway station and the sightseeing tour of Vladivostok starts right away. 

    You first explore the Eagle's Nest observation point to get a magnificent bird’s-eye view over the city and Golden Horn Bay.

    You then drive across the Russky Bridge, the world's longest cable-stayed bridge, to reach Russky Island. An integral part of Vladivostok's history, the island attracts numerous tourists with charming Primorye nature, dozens of picturesque bays, majestic coastal rocks and a number of unique military fortifications. While being on the island, you have a great chance to visit one of them - «Novosiltsevskaya battery» fortification. A beautiful panoramic view of the bridge opens from there.

    You continue with visiting Submarine S-56 which successfully fought against a fascist’s fleet during WWII. You end the tour with exploring the Vladivostok Railway Station that is the terminus of the Trans-Siberian railroad.

    After the tour you are taken to your hotel to check-in. The evening is yours to enjoy the city on your own. 


    Day 21 - Departure
    This is the final day of your amazing Trans-Siberian train tour!
    Following breakfast you check out from the hotel and your driver transfers you to the airport for your flight back home. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future trips!

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    Lotte Hotel Vladivostok
    5-star hotel
    RU, Semenovskaya, 29, Vladivostok, 690091
    Lotte Hotel Vladivostok
    Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
    This 5-star hotel is set the very center of Vladivostok near the Korabelnaya Embankment. It features spacious air-conditioned rooms, free Wi-Fi, two restaurants, a Sky Bar, and a luxurious spa-center.... show more
    1 room / 1 night
    Included Experiences
    • Half Day City Tour with Russky Island and Submarine Museum
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    • Arrival Private Airport Transfer Sedan
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What’s included:
  • Accommodation at remarkable hotels in Moscow, Yekaterinburg, Irkutsk, Listvyanka Village and Ulan Bator;
  • Overnight at a traditional Mongolian ger camp;
  • 1st or 2nd class tickets for Moscow - Yekaterinburg, Yekaterinburg - Irkutsk, Irkutsk - Ulan Bator, Ulan Bator - Ulan Ude, Ulan Ude - Khabarovsk and Khabarovsk - Vladivostok trains;
  • Full Russian visa processing service for US and Canadian citizens (Mongolian visa is not required). Full Russian and Mongolian visa processing service for Australian and New Zealand citizens. Visa support service (invitation) for customers from all other countries;
  • Airport transfers with private drivers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Other meals according to the itinerary;
  • Rich sightseeing tours according to the itinerary with professional English-speaking guides;
  • Entrance tickets to Kremlin territory & Armoury Chamber, St. Basil's Cathedral, Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow subway, Ganina Yama, Baikal Limnological Museum and Aquarium, Taltsy Musem, Aryabal Temple and National Museum of Mongolia, Ivolginsky Datsan, Memorial Submarine S-56 Museum;
  • Ride on a chair-lift to the Baikal viewpoint;
  • Folk show in Ulan Bator;
  • Support line during the trip.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

Note:

1. Hotels availability is subject to change. In case current hotels are booked out we will provide alternative hotels of an equal value for you.

2. We include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

3. Due to specific travel arrangements and train departure times depending on the schedules of Russian and Mongolian Railways, the itinerary may be subject to change.

4. For the 1st class package: if we are not able to get 1st class train tickets, a whole 2nd class compartment (4 berths for 2 people's use) will be booked instead.

Stress-free Booking Book your journey without stress and at convenient pace. You can pay a deposit of 20% to book any tour in any major currency; the final balance will be due 90 days before start date. In event if you decide to change or postpone your trip, you can transfer your deposit to any other packages we offer. Cruise bookings and special offers may be subject to different booking terms.

Trip Assurance If you need our assistance during your trip, you can call our support line available from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. (CET) on weekdays and weekends.

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