Moscow-St.Petersburg-Novgorod 8 Days
1 day ATHENS MOSCOW
Gathering at the airport and depart for Moscow. Arrival and transfer to hotel. We will get to know Moscow, with its turbulent history and its countless attractions on our scheduled tours. Time at your disposal for a first acquaintance of the vast city.
2nd day MOSCOW
After breakfast we will start our panoramic tour of the city that two years ago celebrated the 850 anniversary. We will start from Red Square, where you will visit the Kremlin, the Cathedral of St. Basil built by Tsar Ivan the terrible for his victory in Kazan, the capital of the Tatars. Each of the nine domes dedicated to large celebrations Orthodoxiaskai the chapel of the Blessed Kingdom was the only one who was not afraid to tell the truth to the tsar was built in 1588 will see the mausoleum of Lenin, the Tferskagia the busiest street , the former headquarters of the KGB, the university located in the hill of Lenin considered the highest point of the city, Russia White House, and Victoria Park with fountains tou.Stin then we will walk in the area Star Arbat full of shops, where you will find samovar from Tula, Crockery from Gktsel, embroidery from Vologda, disks from Zchostov, glass objects from Gush Kchroustalny, shawls from Pavlova Posad, boxes and the Ventoskino Palekch and will continue to visit our Moscow metro. It is renowned for its luxury, which opened in 1930. All stations are lined with marbles of all colors. Return to hotel.
3rd day MOSCOW
Optional tour our Zagkorsk now called Servkiev Posad (71chil) in monastic complex of St. Trinity and St. Sergius Russian state is fabulous, the 14th century, with impressive. Style. There we will visit one of the most important monasteries Orthodox church, it's Ag.Sergiou. 4 monasteries exist but this is the most important. Is the Vatican in Russia as it is called is active and temporary residence of the Patriarch of Russia.
4th Day MOSCOW-Novgorod (600CHIL)
After breakfast we will depart by bus for Novgorod. New Town, one of the oldest historical cities of Russia, from the 9th century, played an important role for 600 years, until the transfer of the capital to St. Petersburg. Arrival late afternoon
5th Day SAINT PETERSBURG Novgorod (200mm)
After breakfast we will depart for St. Petersburg road. Arrival and panoramic city tour'' Venice of the North as they say. Transportation and installation at the hotel in the afternoon.
6th day PETERSBURG AG
After breakfast another interesting tour. We will visit the Hermitage Museum, which is housed in a wing of the Winter Palace. The palace was built in 1754 by Peter the Great for his daughter, Empress Elizabeth but died before their completion in 1762. Then moved Catherine the Great and became a museum in 1764 when Catherine acquired a collection of 255 paintings. Today, it houses exhibits 2,700.000, among them paintings of Leonardo Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, Renoir, Tiziano, Rembrandt, Van Kkoch, Matisse, Gauguin, Rodin sculptures and countless furniture and fixtures. You will be impressed by the luxury and magnificence of the palace with 1057 rooms and halls. Return to hotel.
Day 7 M PETERSBURG - MOSCOW
Breakfast and day free. We recommend a day trip / tour Petrovarets, the former summer residence of the Russians Emperors. The biggest residential complex in the world, fountains and gardens that surround it, vrountzina statues, numerous museums, the Grand Palace, the wing of Great Catherine, made by the most famous architects, artists and gardeners then epochis.To the evening transfer to station and departure by train to Moscow. Overnight in train
Day 8 MOSCOW - ATHENS
Arrival and free time in Moscow until our transfer to the airport for our flight back
• Athens Flights Moscow - Athens OA
• Transfers to / from airport / hotel abroad
• 6Dianykterefseis Hotels A Class
• 1Dianykterefsi train in double bunks Class A
• Half board (breakfast and dinner daily)
• Trips and tours as mentioned in the program
• Local guides
• Experienced leader / escort our office
• Travel bag and liability insurance
• Airport taxes
• Tips, porterage
• Visa & Compulsory accident insurance Russia & Input 120 €
• The series of tours and program may change
• The program is done vice versa.