Summer Guided Tour in Russia - GoKurban

 

SUMMER GUIDED TOUR TO RUSSIA

Dates:  09 - 16 AUGUST, 2019

8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS - STARTING 1,650USD

MOSCOW – ST. PETERSBURG 

Starting Price
$1,650

 

 

 

RATES INCLUDE: 

  • Round trip ticket Beirut-Moscow // St Petersburg-Moscow-Beirut with Aeroflot on economy class basis
  • Airport Taxes
  • All transfers by coach as per the itinerary
  • 3-night accommodation in Moscow including breakfast 
  • 4-night accommodation in St. Petersburg including breakfast
  • High speed train SAPSAN ticket (2nd class) from Moscow to St. Petersburg
  • Entrance fees to all monuments indicated in program:
      * Moscow Metro
      * Kremlin (territory and cathedrals)
      * Church of St Nicholas 
      * Cathedral of Christ the Savior
      * St. Isaak Cathedral 
      * St Peter and St Paul’s Fortress
      * Hermitage (main building)
  • Headphones
  • English speaking guide
  • Travel insurance

RATES EXCLUDE: 

  • Visa Fees
  • Personal Expenses, drinks and meals if not stated in the program

 

RECOMMENDED HOTELS:

 
HOTELS
DATES
PER PERSON IN TRIPLE
PER PERSON IN DOUBLE
PER PERSON IN SINGLE
CHD 3–15 years
Sheraton Palace 5*
Moscow 3 Nights

Sokos Palace Bridge 5*
St. Petersburg 4 nights
09.08
16.08
$1,595
$1,650
$2,130
$1,145 
*Rates are guaranteed, seats are limited*
*Child will have extra bed in the room*

 

FLIGHT DETAILS WITH AEROFLOT:   09 - 16 AUGUST, 2019:

Flight#
Date
From
To
Departure
Arrival
SU 511
09 AUG
Beirut
(BEY)
Moscow
(SVO)
01:10
04:55
SU 021
16 AUG
Saint Petersburg
(LED)
Moscow
(SVO)
16:10
17:35
SU 510
16 AUG
Moscow
(SVO)
Beirut
(BEY)
20:20
00:10

 

ITINERARY: 

09 AUG
(FRIDAY)
 
BEIRUT – MOSCOW
 
Upon arrival to Moscow airport, you’ll be met assisted & transferred to a coffee shop for a free coffee. Later, you’ll depart on a half day panoramic city tour of Moscow (approximately 4 hours) visiting: the Bolshoy Theatre, the building of Lyubyanka, the former KGB headquarters, Novodevichiy Convent, and the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour. Wrapping up the morning hours, you’ll arrive to the hotel for check-in and have the rest of the afternoon free to spend on your own.
 
10 AUG
(SATURDAY)
 
MOSCOW
 
After breakfast, you’ll go at 10h00 on a morning half day Moscow tour visiting the red square, the Gum, St Basil Cathedral and the Kremlin.
The Afternoon hours are dedicated to your own leisure. 
 
Meals: Breakfast
11 AUG
(SUNDAY)
 
MOSCOW
 
Discovering more of the Capital as the day unfolds (After breakfast),  you’ll depart at 10h00  on half day a fascinating trip of Moscow Metro, then continue the tour by walking along the famous Arbat street
In the afternoon we recommend you to take one of the below optional tours:
  • Optional: Tretyakov Gallery (3h) – 32 EUR per person
  • New Maiden Convent (3h) – 30 EUR per person
Meals: Breakfast
12 AUG
(MONDAY)
 
MOSCOW – ST. PETERSBURG
 
Leaving Moscow after Breakfast, you’ll take the transfer at 11h00 to the train station towards St. Petersburg.
Upon your arrival to St. Petersburg in the afternoon at 17h00, you’ll take a transfer to the hotel and check-in.
The rest of the day is dedicated to your own leisure. 
 
Meals: Breakfast
13 AUG
(TUESDAY)
 
ST. PETERSBURG
 
After Breakfast, you’ll take a transfer at 10:00 am to go on a Panoramic city tour of St. Petersburg dubbed “Venice of the North” (approximately 5 hours) where you’ll be visiting: St. Isaak, the field of Mars, the Winter palace, and Neva river. You will then proceed to visit the Church of St. Nicholas, and the fortress of St. Peter and Paul.
 
Meals: Breakfast
14 AUG
(WEDNESDAY)
 
ST. PETERSBURG
 
Discovering more of St. Petersburg after Breakfast, you’ll leave at 10h30 to visit the world-renowned State Hermitage museum, one of the largest museums in the world. Its collections comprise of over three million items, including the largest collection of paintings in the world. Amongst the treasures of the Hermitage, you’ll find works by Leonardo da Vinci, Rafael, Tiziano, Michelangelo Buonarroti, Rembrandt, etc. The afternoon is left for you to discover the city and embrace the culture.
Meals: Breakfast
15 AUG
(THURSDAY)
 
ST. PETERSBURG
 
After breakfast, you’ll have an entire free day dedicated to your leisure or you take an optional tour to Pushkin (St Catherine Palace) + Peterhof (Park with the fountains) for 72 EUR Per person
 
Meals: Breakfast
16 AUG
(FRIDAY)
 
ST. PETERSBURG – BEIRUT
 
Bidding Russia farewell after breakfast, you’ll have the morning to yourself to do some souvenir shopping and walk the streets of St. Petersburg. In the afternoon, you’ll take your transfer to the airport to catch your flight back to Beirut.
 
Meals: Breakfast

 

Your Travel checklist:

  • Your passport should be valid for at least 6months
  • Lebanese Passport holders require a visa to Enter Russia. The visa will take 40 working days.
  • The routing is fixed and cannot be amended
  • Check the weather before you go
  • Check the currency before you go
  • Make sure that you have all your travel documents ready and issued
  • Don’t forget your travel insurance
 
 
General Terms and  Conditions

The purchase of any package  or service from Kurban Travel Services represents a contractual agreement  between the buyer of the package and Kurban Travel. They buyer fully accepts  Kurban Travel Services terms and conditions.

Booking Procedure:
In order to proceed with  your booking, a photocopy of your passport is needed at the time of booking  along with 30% down payment and cost of visa if required. Balance to be settled  30 days prior to departure.
 
Mode of Payment:
Kurban Travel Services  accepts the following payment methods: Cheque, Bank Transfer, Visa Master Card,  American Express Credit Card, and Western Union.


Charges:
Cash or Cheque: No Charges
Visa Card, Master Card,  Authorization Letter: 2% Bank Charges
American Express, Online  Payment: 3% Bank Charges
Western Union: according to the amount transferred


Cancellation & Cancellation Fees:
45 – 75 days prior to  departure date: 20% of the total cost of the package
30 – 45 days prior to  departure date: 30% of the total cost of the package
00 – 30 days prior to  departure date: 100% of the total cost of the package


Important:
In case of visa rejection,  above penalties apply even if the visa is handled by Kurban Travel services.

 
 
 

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