St. Petersburg & Moscow with rest in Sochi

12 days/11 nights

Day 1  – St. Petersburg:  arrival in St. Petersburg at Pulkovo airport, meeting at the airport, lunch at city restaurant, transfer to “Azimut” hotel, accommodation, city sightseeing tour in St. Petersburg including visit to St. Peter and Paul fortress, return to the hotel, overnight.

Day 2 – St. Petersburg: after breakfast half-day excursions to Tsarskoye Selo (Pushkin): visit to Catherine Palace incl. the Amber Room and Peterhof inclгвштп visits to Palace and Park.  Russian cuisine lunch at local restaurant. Return to the hotel,  overnight.

Day 3 – St. Petersburg: after breakfast excursion to the Church on the Spilt Blood, check-out at 12:00, lunch at city restaurant, excursion to Hermitage Museum, free time for leisure and shopping, transfer to Moskovskiy railway station, departure for Moscow by overnight express train (overnight in train)ю

Day 4 – Moscow: arrival in Moscow at Leningradskiy railway station. Meeting at the railway station. Transfer to “Kosmos” hotel, breakfast at the hotel, accommodation, visit to the Kremlin: the territory & Cathedrals, lunch at a city restaurant, city sightseeing tour including the Red Square.  A return to the hotel,  overnight.

Day 5  – Moscow: after breakfast visit to the Museum-estate “Kolomenskoye”, lunch, walk excursion along Arbat street with possibilities of shopping, return to the hotel. Overnight.

Day 6  – Moscow: After breakfast full day tour to Sergiev Posad: visit to Troitse-Sergieva Lavra.  Lunch.  Return to Moscow to the hotel,  time at leisure, overnight

Day 7 – Moscow-Sochi: after breakfast time at leisure, check-out at 12:00, transfer to SVO airport,  departure for Sochi by Aeroflot flight. Arrival in Sochi at Adler airport, transfer to “Mirit” hotel, accommodation, time at leisure, overnight

Day 8 – Sochi: breakfast at the hotel, city sightseeing tour with visits to Dendrarium and the Tree of Friendship. Lunch at city restaurant, return to the hotel, time at leisure, overnight

Day 9 -Sochi: breakfast at the hotel, time at leisure, lunch at the hotel, time at leisure, overnight

Day 10 – Sochi: breakfast at the hotel, the tour “Olympic Heritage”: Krasnaya Polyana and Olympic Park. Lunch at city restaurant, return to the hotel, time at leisure, time at leisure, overnight

Day 11 – Sochi:  breakfast at the hotel, time at leisure. Lunch at the hotel, a tour “Evening Sochi and the Great Akhun Mountain”.  Return to the hotel, time at leisure, overnight

Day 12 –Sochi: breakfast at the hotel, free time, check-out. Transfer to Adler airport. Departure for home by direct flight or through Moscow (in case of absence of a home direct flight from Sochi).