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We will meet our tour leader at the airport at 7.30pm for our Air Malta flight departing at 9.30pm.
We will arrive in Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport at 3.30am. Then, we will be transferred to our 4 star hotel in Moscow for check-in. After some rest we will have breakfast and we will later go on a city tour excursion of Moscow. We will visit the beautiful Red Square, with its majestic surroundings and the famous shopping mall, the GUM, followed by a visit to Sparrow Hill. We will have some free time for souvenir shopping in ARBAT Street. We will later go to a Husky Park (extra), bringing the culture of the Arctic to the Russian capital! We will have the possibility of having photos with these lovely dogs and also enjoy a 1km round trip husky sleigh ride (extra)!
We start the day by going to Lavra in Sergiev Posad (extra), which is considered one of Russia’s most holy places. We tour these holy grounds and visit some of these most beautiful churches. Later we have enough time to visit the Souvenir Market situated outside the walls.
Our coach will take us to visit some of the most important landmarks in Moscow - the large Kremlin Palace Complex (extra). We will explore the three most important churches in the whole of Russia, the world’s largest bell and cannon are not to be missed. Later, we will visit the famous Palace Armoury (extra), located in the Kremlin. The Armoury is home to Moscow’s oldest and most prestigious of museums, which boasts a staggering collection of Tsarist artifacts, Russian and foreign jewellery. We will later go on a Metro tour (extra) to learn about the history and architecture of the Metro subway system in the Russian capital city. It carries up to eight million people every day - more than New York and London put together - this system is one of the world’s marvels of inner city transport.
Today we will first visit Christ the Saviour Church and then the largest European museum of fine arts: the Pushkin (extra). We will later head towards the Christmas Markets were we will enjoy a mulled wine tasting experience! (extra). We will then return to our hotel for dinner and later make our way to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport for our Air Malta flight departing at 04.20am and arriving in Malta at 6.30am, Wednesday morning.
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Price per person
€799 Adult in Triple
€829 Adult in Twin
€949 Adult in Single
€599 Child sharing with 2 adults
€102 Cost of entrances*
€35 Visa EU Citizens (except UK citizens)
Please ensure you have a valid entry visa to Russia
* Entrance fees for Husky Park, Husky Sleigh Ride, Sergiev Posad, Kremlin, Armoury Chamber, Metro, Pushkin Fine Arts Museum and Mulled Wine Tasting
Air Malta return flights to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport
5 nights in a 4 star hotel in Moscow
Rooms with private facilities, central heating, TV & Wi-fi
All excursions and transfers as shown on programme
Services of tour leader
English speaking local guide