DEAL OF THE DAY: 7-nights Easy Pace Russia Tour from €2,195pps with J Barter Travel

On 13 September join this seven-night luxury escorted tour of Russia from €2,195 per person sharing with Insight Vacations and J Barter Travel.

The price includes:

  • Airport transfers
  • Seven nights signature accommodation
  • Seven breakfasts and two dinners with wine, all with tea or coffee
  • Dining experiences and tours as per itinerary
  • One-way Sapsan train journey from St Petersburg to Moscow
  • Celebration dinner in Moscow

Flights are not included.

Tour highlights:

St Petersburg: Sightseeing with a local expert to St Isaac’s Cathedral, Fortress of St Peter and Paul, Decembrists’ Square, Nevsky Prospekt, Cathedral of Kazan, and Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood.

Petrodvorets: Cruise by hydrofoil to Peter the Great’s Summer Palace, built to rival Versailles.

Petrodvorets: Explore the formal gardens with awe-inspiring cascades, sparkling fountains and golden statues.

St Petersburg: With a local expert, explore the former Winter Palace of the Tsars, now the Hermitage Museum, one of the world’s greatest repositories of European art.

Sapsan Train: Relax in modern luxury while you swoop by rail from St Petersburg to Moscow in just four hours.

Moscow: Explore the Russian capital with a local expert, visiting Red Square, St Basil’s Cathedral, the Kremlin, and Lenin’s Mausoleum.

Moscow: Explore the opulent Metro stations, described as ‘underground museums’.

Moscow: Visit one of the cathedrals when you venture inside the Kremlin.