Moscow (3 days) – Kizhi Island – Saint Petersburg (3 days)
Welcome to the fascinating and ancient city of Uglich, part of the “Golden Ring” of cities surrounding Moscow. Be prepared for a panorama of magnificent architectural monuments. After lunch, you will visit the former Kremlin of Uglich, St. Dmitry on the Blood Church and Transfiguration Cathedral
Yaroslavl another Golden Ring city. Tour this ancient town rich in monuments. During the excursion, you visit the Church of St. Elijah the Prophet (outside), Church of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker (inside) featuring detailed frescoes and icons. Also, you take a walk the covered food market, where you may shop for handcrafted souvenirs. Return to your ship for lunch and departure. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Dive into the tranquil atmosphere of this extraordinarily picturesque small river town of Goritsy. A bus will drive you to one of the major Orthodox strongholds of Old Russia, the Monastery of St. Cyril on the White Lake. Founded in the 14th century, the monastery has preserved its magnificent architecture and fascinates the visitors by its wonderful collection of Russian Orthodox icons and majestic churches. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner
Explore the reserved island of Kizhi and its an open air museum with a precious collection of wooden churches and chapels. Walking on the island, you can see peasant houses, bell towers, windmills which were all collected from different parts of Russian North. Among them is the pearl of the collection — the 22-dome Transfiguration Cathedral (1714), that was built without a single nail. The museum’s collection is on the UNESCO World Heritage List.Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Taste a traditional Russian barbecue-shashlik. A folk ensemble will accompany your meal. Then you will have a walk around this amazing Mandrogui village inhabited by talented craftsmen. The village illustrates the traditions and lifestyle of Russia’s past. Meals included:Breakfast, BBQ jutdoors, Dinner
Visit the world-famous Hermitage Museum on an included excursion, housed in the winter palace of Catherine the Great. One of the largest museums in the world and founded in 1764, its collection includes over 2.7 million items. During the tour, you explore the main collection of the Hermitage, including the masterpieces of Italian Art collection (Leonardo da Vinci), Dutch Art (Rembrandt), Spanish Art (Ribera, Velazquez) and Egyptian hall, War Gallery of 1812, St. George Hall, the Peter the Great (Small Throne) Room. An optional evening excursion is available. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Schedules may be adjusted due to weather conditions, instructions from dispatch services, and other factors affecting the movement of the vessel. The cruise program shows Moscow time. All information provided is valid for 03/04/2021.
When pre-purchasing additional excursions, special prices apply (from 5% lower than the sale price of excursions on board the ship during the cruise). Members of the «Infoflot» Cruise Club will receive an additional 5% discount.
Cabins and prices
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