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Russia

Beyond Red Square: An In-Depth Exploration of Western Russia

Learn the true story of Russia through the country’s monuments and people on this educational adventure. Join experts at sites from the Kremlin to the towns of the Golden Ring.
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Program No. 22350RJ
Length
17 days
Starts at
5,999
Flights start at
850
Russia

Beyond Red Square: An In-Depth Exploration of Western Russia

Learn the true story of Russia through the country’s monuments and people on this educational adventure. Join experts at sites from the Kremlin to the towns of the Golden Ring.
Length
17 days
Starts at
5,999
Flights start at
850
Program No. 22350 RJ
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DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Aug 18 - Sep 3, 2021
Starting at
6,199
Sep 15 - Oct 1, 2021
Starting at
6,199
Apr 20 - May 6, 2022
Starting at
5,999
Jul 13 - Jul 29, 2022
Starting at
5,999
Aug 17 - Sep 2, 2022
Starting at
6,199
Sep 14 - Sep 30, 2022
Starting at
6,199
DATES & starting prices
PRICES
Aug 18 - Sep 3, 2021
Starting at
7,129
Sep 15 - Oct 1, 2021
Starting at
7,129
Apr 20 - May 6, 2022
Starting at
6,929
Jul 13 - Jul 29, 2022
Starting at
6,929
Aug 17 - Sep 2, 2022
Starting at
7,129
Sep 14 - Sep 30, 2022
Starting at
7,129

At a Glance

Discover authentic art, architecture and culture on an educational adventure that goes far beyond the Red Square as you join experts to learn about classic sites and off-the-beaten-path destinations. Explore the Saint Basil’s Cathedral, the Kremlin’s Armory Museum and St. Petersburg’s Hermitage Museum. Discover the preserved traditions of Russia’s Golden Ring towns. And dive deeper into the region’s culture as you savor traditional cuisine in a private dacha, learning the true story of Russia through its monuments and people.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Walking up to 2 miles per day on cobblestone streets. Unavoidable stairs.
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 historic architecture and authentic culture in Russia’s Golden Ring towns.
  • Ride an overnight train from Moscow to St. Petersburg in the grand tradition of Russian travel.
  • Enjoy a traditional meal in a Russian family’s private “dacha” outside St. Petersburg.





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If you want to attend the live lecture, please do not wait until the last minute to enroll.
If you enroll after a lecture is complete, we’ll send you a recording of the event.