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Cultural Treasures of Moscow and St. Petersburg

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Program #3318RJ
13 Days | 12 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
If you’re looking for a more flexible schedule with ample independent time and several meals on your own, then our FLEX learning adventures are made for you.
Meals: 26 total, 11 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 11 dinners

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Vegetarian.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

Lodging
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Sheraton Palace hotel: Moscow, 5 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: This modern, 4-5-star hotel is located in the center of Moscow overlooking fashionable Tverskaya Street, near the famous Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, and 2 miles from the Kremlin, the Bolshoi Theater, and major Moscow museums. Beautiful and comfortable, the hotel offers superior service and amenities. It is a member of the Starwood hotel group, employs English-speaking staff, and has 24-hour security.

Contact info:
1st Tverskaya-Yamskaya Street 19
Moscow, Russia
phone: +011-7-495-931-9700
web: www.sheratonpalace.ru/en

Room amenities: All guestrooms are spacious, clean and comfortable. They provide all the modern amenities, including complimentary wireless Internet, cable channels, a minibar, and coffee machine. The private bathrooms feature a bathtub with shower, along with courtesy toiletries. All rooms have flat screen TVs and direct-dial telephone service, and all are airconditioned.

Facility amenities: The Sheraton Palace Hotel has a pleasant modern lobby, 2 elegant restaurants serving Russian and International dishes, and a piano bar in the lobby. It has excellent conference facilities, a small fitness center, 24-hour concierge service, laundry and dry cleaning service, ATMs in the lobby, and all other standard hotel amenities. The hotel is fully airconditioned.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $300/twin room (approx)
This hotel is not available for additional nights.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Park Inn Nevsky Hotel: St. Petersburg, 6 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: The Park Inn is a recently opened 3-4-star hotel (270 rooms) in the heart of St Petersburg. It is housed in an impressive modern building occupying an entire city block and facing the fashionable Nevsky Prospekt and a side street. The hotel offers all modern amenities and it is conveniently located in walking or short driving distance to many tourist attractions and theaters and it is also next to a Metro stop and the Moskva train station. 24-hour security and English-speaking staff.

Contact info:
4 Lit. A, Goncharnaya Street/ 91 Lit A Nevsky Prospekt
St. Petersburg, 193106 Russia
phone: +7 812-406-7310
web: www.rezidorparkinn.com

Room amenities: Newly furnished, comfortable air conditioned rooms have private showers (no bathtubs), telephones, and satellite TV. The rooms are tastefully furnished, although rather small, all have safes and hairdryers. There is a charge for Internet connection in the guestrooms.

Facility amenities: The Park Inn Hotel has a pleasant modern lobby, elevators, a nice restaurant, several bars, concierge service for theater tickets, a small fitness center, a well-equipped business center with Internet access, and conference facilities. The hotel offers various services including laundry, dry cleaning, room service, etc. Free Internet connection is available to guests in the hotel lobby.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: USD 320 /Twin (approx.).
Additional hotel nights can be requested by contacting Road Scholar Travel Services. RSTS will confirm the reservation and rate and you will pay the hotel directly by credit card or by cash for the additional nights. Do note the reservation will be separate from the program reservation and it is likely that you will need to check out of the room and check back in to a different room with the group. Additional nights can also be booked independently via the Internet.

Check out time: 12:00 PM


The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

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Included
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11 nights of accommodations
26 meals: 11 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 11 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
14 Field trips
4 Performances

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4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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