Moscow and St Petersburg History Tour

School tours

A twin city tour that reveals the life and language of modern Russia as well as its rich history.

Highlights

  • Red Square where students can see Lenin's Tomb and St Basil's
  • The astounding and colourful Kremlin
  • See the impressive architecture of Nevsky Prospekt
  • Visit the largest museum in Russia, The Hermitage

What's included: 

  • Full specification coach throughout
  • Local English speaking guide throughout
  • Breakfast and dinners throughout
  • Free teacher places available
  • Excursions and entrances as per itinerary
  • Comprehensive travel insurance & 24 hour support

Suggested itinerary for International School groups

Day 1

Arrive in Moscow and be met on arrival
Transfer to your accommodation
Guided panoramic city tour of Moscow landmarks including Victoria Park
Dinner

Day 2

Breakfast
Guided: Red Square, Lenin’s Mausoleum and Moscow Kremlin plus one cathedral
Dinner
Evening: Moscow Circus

Day 3

Breakfast
Bunker 42 (The Cold War Museum)
Guided Metro Tour / Arbat Street for free time and Shopping
Dinner
Overnight train from Moscow to St Petersburg

Day 4

Breakfast
Guided panoramic city tour of St Petersburg landmarks
Guided Isaak Cathedral / Church of the Spilled Blood
Dinner

Day 5

Breakfast
Standard tour of Hermitage Museum
Museum of Defence of Leningrad
Dinner
Evening: Folk Show Performance

Day 6

Breakfast
Pushkin (Catherine’s Palace )
Visit of Local school
Dinner

Day 7

Breakfast
Transfer to airport for your flight home

There is so much to see in Moscow, incredible architecture and museums. It’s best to include the week-end in your tour when traffic in the city is considerably less busy.

Annabelle Lockhart, International Commercial Exec