3 days & 2 nights tour in Moscow-Vladimir-Suzdal


 

1st Day

On the day of your arrival you will be met by our friendly and polite driver at the arrival hall of the airport. The driver will take you to the hotel where you’ll check-in and leave your luggage.

After checking in you can enjoy lunch at the hotel’s restaurant (optional) or just rest for a while and get ready for the walking city tour.

Walking City tour

During this walking tour you will see the most famous and remarkable sights of the city such as Red Square with The Kremlin and and St. Basil’s Cathedral. Also, you will see Lenin’s Mausoleum, History Museum and Trading Arcades of GUM. You will be also taken to The Temple of Christ the Saviour, New Maiden’s Convent, Sparrow Hills, Bolshoy Theatre, etc.
This excursion will give you a city overview and acquaint you with the history of Moscow.

After the tour, you will be able to relax in the Alexander Garden and have a supper in one of the numerous restaurants.

2nd Day


Enjoy your breakfast and get ready for another day full of new impressions! Our guide will meet you at the reception of your hotel with the sign with your name on it and you will start your day tour from there.

Guided tour to Vladimir and Suzdal

During this tour you will visit two ancient Russian towns – Vladimir and Suzdal.

The date of foundation of Vladimir is still controversial. In the Hypatian Codex it is mentioned that Vladimir the Great, the “father” of Russian Orthodoxy visited the city in 990, so it is strongly believed that this was the year of foundation of Vladimir. However, before the passages from the Hypatian Codex were found the date of foundation was considered to be 1108. Whenever it was, by 12th Century Vladimir prospered becoming the center of the Vladimir-Suzdal principality. The main highlights of Vladimir, the Golden Gates and the Cathedral of the Assumption were built in 12th century, before the Mongol invasion in 1237.
The unique frescoes of Andrey Rublev, famous all around the world are preserved in the Cathedral of the Assumption.
During the tour in Vladimir, you will also the Golden Gates – constructed by Prince Andrei Bogolubsky in the 12th century and that were considered to be door to Vladimir.
The neighboring town of Suzdal firstly was mentioned in the year 1024. Suzdal is  26 km (16 mi) away from Vladimir.
Suzdal was an important religious center and at one point of its history had approximately 40 churches while the population of the town was about 400 families. Nowadays, Suzdal is an important tourist center, featuring many examples of old Russian architecture—most of them wooden churches and monasteries. The atmosphere of the city is very pleasant because of its rustic, country feel, with streams and meadows everywhere and livestock a common sight on the streets, some of which remain unpaved.
During the tour in Suzdal you will see the oldest part of the Kremlin, on its territory - the Cathedral of the Nativity and the Golden Gates. After that you will admire either the Spaso-Yevfimievsky Monastery of Our Savior or the open-air Museum of Wooden Architecture.

After the tour, you will head back to Moscow by car or mini van.

3rd Day

Check-out from the hotel and enjoy your breakfast. Get ready for another day in Moscow. Our guide will meet you at the reception of your hotel with the sign with your name on it and you will start your day tour from there.

Moscow Metro & Old Moscow tour

This tour will start at the place of your accommodation and you will be taken by your guide to the first line of Moscow metro which was opened in 1935 and connected 13 stations. At present Moscow metro has about 150 stations, but you will stop and get off only at the most beautiful ones. You will also visit the old part of Moscow – you will walk down the Old Arbat, a picturesque pedestrian street where you can stop to watch one of the many street entertainers, buy souvenirs and see a few historical buildings still remained there among the numerous boutiques, bars and restaurants.

After the tour, you will be transferred to the airport to take your flight home.

Now it’s time to say goodbye to Mother Russia but we hope to see you again sometime in the future!


 

Total number of travelers

2

4

Single supplement

LOW
Jan 9 - Mar 31
Oct 25 - Dec 30

3 stars

700

520

60

4 stars

735

555

85

5 stars

840

660

135

  MID
Apr 1 - May 12
Sep 1 - Oct 24

3 stars

725

545

70

4 stars

760

585

95

5 stars

895

715

165

HIGH
May 13 - Aug 31
Dec 31 - Jan 8

3 stars

740

560

80

4 stars

810

630

120

5 stars

960

785

195

*Prices are in Euros per person based on double occupancy in a hotel.
If you travel alone, or in a group of 3 or more people, please, contact us and we will give you quotation.
Included: accommodation, free visa invitation, transport service according to the programme, guide service of English /German/ French/Spanish/Italian guide and entrance fees.
Not included: embassy/consular fee

Book this tour

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Dates of the tour can be flexible.
Tours can be changed according to your preferences.
We can also include additional tours or services, theatre tickets or anything else and adjust accommodation to any hotel upon your choice on request.

BOOKING:

25% of the total amount for the tour should be paid no less than 45 days prior to your arrival date.  
The remaining 75% of total amount for the tour should be paid no less than 7 days before the arrival.
Please, note that prices are subject to change. To guarantee the price please make a 25% prepayment of total amount of the tour.
In case of cancellation, please see our cancellation policy.


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