A private backstage tour of the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow
Visit the ‘eighth wonder of the world’, the Moscow Kremlin
Marvel at the Diamond Rooms and art of the Hermitage
Indulge in some of Russia’s finest restaurants, including Café Pushkin
Learn the Russian arts of cookery and matryoshka doll painting
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Day 4 Moscow
Begin your day with a visit to a Moscow legend – a backstage tour of the Bolshoi Theatre.
Afterwards, enjoy a little leisure time. Your Travel Designer can recommend activities that suit your needs prior to departure.
Round off your Moscow stay with another legend – dinner at Café Pushkin.
Day 6 St Petersburg
Get acquainted with St Petersburg on a guided tour of the city’s main attractions such as Nevsky prospect, Art Square and the Peter & Paul Cathedral where all Russian Tzars (starting from Peter the Great to Nicholas II) are buried.
In the afternoon, explore the stunning art collection and diamond rooms in the Hermitage.
Day 9 St Petersburg
Your final day in St Petersburg begins with a trip to the Faberge Museum, followed by a Russian cookery class.
Afterwards, enjoy some leisure time. Your Lightfoot Travel Designer can recommend activities that suit your needs prior to departure.
Indulge in a farewell dinner at Russian Ampir, including a vodka and caviar tasting.
Day 10 Departure
Today you’ll be escorted to the airport for your onward journey.