Russian River Voyages Between Moscow and St. Petersburg
Explore the many wonders of Russia as you journey its waterways with experts, exploring St. Petersburg, ancient villages, the wooden churches of Kizhi and the grandeur of Moscow.
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Program No. 14304RJ
15 days
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At a Glance

Immerse yourself in the vast country of Russia through the prism of life along its waterways. Learn about Russia’s imperial past in St. Petersburg, experience the Lakes, canals and Volga region’s traditional villages and explore the dynamic city of Moscow. Expert-led talks and walking excursions reveal Russia’s fascinating history and culture, and delve into its current issues.
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Walking two plus miles daily during included events, up/down hills and steps, on cobblestone surfaces and uneven terrain; standing in some museums, no wheelchair/walker accessibility.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Discover the fairytale islands and monasteries in the Lake region noted for its spectacular medieval architecture and unique icons.
  • Visit the Kremlin Armory Chamber, housing a unique collection of Russian royal treasures, including Fabergé eggs and Russian imperial crown jewels; and enjoy a performance.
  • In Saint Petersburg, step inside the opulent palaces of the Romanov tsars, admire the collection of the Hermitage and enjoy an evening of dance and music.

General Notes

For additional departures of this program, see program 23415: Russian River Voyage From Moscow to St. Petersburg.
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Violeta Alexeyeva

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Violeta Alexeyeva
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