Overview

Russian + Armenia Holiday for 11N/12D -Date: 3 July 2020 

Land Package and Insurance price starts from : *INR 125,000/- pp

 

Russia makes the largest country in the world. Rich in natural landscapes and enormous tracts of land, it has largest freshwater lake in the world. Country is mixture of colors , flora and fauna , unique monuments , cathedrals , amazing architecture and beautiful landscapes and sun kissed beaches. 

Armenia is charming nation boasting a rich history. Armenia was the first country to declare Christianity as its national religion, boasts some of Europe’s most stunning views, with the peak of Mount Ararat dominating the country’s skyline. The mountain is Armenia’s national symbol and Ararat is considered holy by locals due to its mention in The Bible – it is where Noah’s Ark landed.

11 Nights 12 Days 03 Jul
Highlights
What makes this tour special ?
  • 4* Hotel stay with Daily Breakfast
  • Private coach 
  • 2 Countries and lot of sightseeing and activities 
  • Visit to Hermitage Museum 
  • Moscow city tour 
  • Visit to beautiful town of Kazan 
  • Experience train journey 
  • Visit to Saint Basil's Cathedral 
  • Visit Tsitsernakaberd Memorial
  • Visit Ghegard Monastery 
  • Visit Lake Sevan
Itinerary

Day 1:Arrival to St.Petersburg. Guided transfer to the Hotel (2pm checkin time). Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 2:Breakfast at the Hotel. Meet with the guide, departure to the program. Today we will start with City tour: Nevsky Prospect, State Hermitage Museum, St. Isaac's Cathedral, Peter and Paul Fortress, the Admiralty, Fine Arts Square, Church of Resurrection on Spilled Blood, Smolny Cathedral, Bronze Horseman - all from outside. Kazan Cathedral and Neva river cruise. Dinner in Indian restaurant.
 
Day 3: St.Petersburg - Moscow. Breakfast at the Hotel. Meet with the guide, departure to the program. Guided transfer to Railway station. Train to Moscow. Arrival at Moscow and guided transfer to Hotel. Check in and later dinner in Indian restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 4: Moscow. Breakfast at the Hotel. Meet with the guide, departure to the program. City-tour-Lenin's Tomb , St. Basil's Cathedral, Red Square, Sparrow hills, Moscow State University, Victory park, Christ the Saviour Cathedral- all from outside GUM, Red square + Metro tour. Dinner in Indian restaurant. Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 5: Breakfast at the Hotel. Meet with the guide, departure to the program. Today we will visit Kremlin. Free time for shopping. Dinner in Indian restaurant. The end of the program at the Hotel.Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 6: Moscow-Kazan. Breakfast at the Hotel, check-out. Free time on own for shopping. Guided transfer to railway station. Night train to Kazan (20:50).

Day 7: Arrival Kazan. Guided transfer to Hotel and check in. City tour and Kazan Kremlin. Kazan Arabat walking tour. Dinner in Indian restaurant.The end of the program at the Hotel. Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 8: Checkout and Guided transfer to the Kazan airport. Catch your flight for Armenia. Arrival in Zvartnots International Airport and transfer to hotel. Spend Mee time on own. 

Overnight at the hotel in Yerevan.

Day 9: Yerevan City Tour- Breakfast at the hotel and Start city tour around Yerevan covering sightseeing of Republic Square, Opera House, Swan Lake, Visit Cascade Complex, an open-air modern art museum with famous exhibits, Climbing the huge stair you will get to Victory Park from where it opens a unique view of the city. Later proceed to Tsitsernakaberd Memorial dedicated to the victims of Genocide. Spend some leisure time to enjoy the evening on your own

Overnight at the hotel in Yerevan 

Day 10:  Yerevan/ Garni/ Geghard/ Yerevan shopping - Breakfast at the hotel and Departure to Geghard Monastery, which is hewn out from the cave and included in the UNESCO World Heritage, Later proceed to Garni Temple from 1st c., the only preserved pagan temple in the region.Drive back to Yerevan to visit Yerevan Food and Fruit Market complete with fresh vegetables and dried fruits, alleys of Armenian bread “lavash” and local sweets. Leisure time to enjoy the evening on your own or shopping

Overnight at the hotel in Yerevan

Day 11: Yerevan /Tsaghkadzor/ Sevan /Dilijan /Yerevan-Breakfast at the hotel and start your tour with ski resort town of Tsaghkadzor, translated as “flower valley”. Later departure to Lake Sevan “the Pearl of Armenia” and the 2nd highest mountainous lake in the world, Sightseeing on the peninsula. Visit Sevanavank Monastery and stunning view of the lake, proceed to a resort town of Dilijan, often referred to as the “Little Switzerland of Armenia’’. The mountainous areas are all covered with thick forests occupying 94% of the territory. Drive back to Yerevan.

Overnight at the hotel in Yerevan 

Day 12 : Departure

After Breakfast transfer to the airport. Departure home.

 

Happy Mee time to you!

Inclusions/Exclusions
Package inclusions and exclusions

What is included in the trip

  • 2 nights accommodation in Saint-Petersburg Park Inn Pribaltiyskaya 4* or similar
  • 3 nights accommodation in Moscow Prince Park Hotel 4* or similar
  • 1 night accommodation in Kazan Art Hotel Kazan 4*or similar
  • 1 Night on Train Journey in Russia 
  • 4 overnights at the hotel Ani Plaza or Diamond House or Holiday Inn Express in Yerevan with Buffet breakfast at the hotel
  • All sightseeing as per program
  • Return Airport transfers by private mini coach
  • Breakfast at the Hotel for Russia and Armenia 
  • 5 Dinners in Indian restaurant in Russia only 
  • All Sightseeing according to itinerary mentioned
  • English speaking guide 
  • All tours and transfers on private mini coach basis
  • Train tickets : St..Petersburg  -Kazan
  • Basic Travel Insurance 
  • All activities as per program with entrance fees
  • All sightseeing and transfers as mentioned 
  • All tours and transfers as mentioned

What is NOT included in the trip

  • Any international or internal Airfare , VISA for both 
  • RUSSIA-ARMENIA internal transfers 
  • Optional activities if you opt any 
  • Alcoholic beverages except described
  • All Lunches and Dinners
  • Hotel , Guide , Driver Tips &amp and Portage
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions
  • G.S.T. of 5% applicable extra on final amount 
Optional Add-on
Optional on DAY 3 : Jeeping at Azat River gorge to the natural formation “Symphony of Stones” UNESCO SITE - 20 USD p/p Russian Circus : USD 45 per person