The stunning white walls of the Kazan Kremlin is the primary attraction point in Kazan. The Kremlin dates back to the 12th century and hosts a wealth of sights within its walls. The most obvious one is the blue and white gem of the Kul Sharif Mosque, one Russia’s largest. Next to it is the Russian Orthodox Blagoveschensky (Annunciation) Cathedral and the mysterious leaning Tower of Syuyumbike, the legendary last queen of Kazan.
The Kremlin is home to governmental bodies, a dedicated museum, as well as shops and cafes. One can easily spend a day here, especially during art shows and festivals. Sunsets over Kazan, as viewed from the Kremlin, are incredibly dramatic with deep colours and clouds appearing within reach, and the air filled with a sweet smell like toffee. Kazan Kremlin was designated a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2000.
A highly developed and attractive region of Russia. Tatarstan lies in the center of country, 800 km east of Moscow, on the greatest European river, the Volga. Tatarstan is a land of wealth, peace and harmony. Here you will find an authentic way of life, with its own cuisine, music, fashion, art, architecture, hard-working and joyous people. Tatarstan defies the notions of East or West. It has its own character that is modern, colorful, rich, energetic and diverse. Kazan: The capital of Tatarstan is the city of Kazan. Kazan celebrated its 1000 anniversary in 2005 and keeps on growing wealthier and more beautiful. During City tour you will see: Volga river views, Central streets and square, pedestrian streets Baumana, Peterburgskaya, Temple of all religions, Tatar quarter etc
Moscow Metro plays a very important role in the life of Moscovites, and still is the main transport artery of the city. It is a monument of culture, architecture, a tour of the underground transport network will reveal secrets, a secret underground city. During Moscow Metro tour you will learn about the history of the Moscow metro, the beginning of its construction and development, the functioning of the Moscow Metro during the war. Start of construction of the Moscow metro workers was carried out almost manually, at great cost of human labor and heroism. On the tour in the Moscow subway, you will be able to assess the scale and scope of the impact of construction, see the result of the labor of workers. Metropolitan of Moscow - is not just a transport system. Moscow Metro - a reflection of the country's history, according to the Moscow Metro tours you can look in the mirror of a bygone era. Metro Tour will give you the opportunity to learn first-hand information about the history of the underground, its unique technical, progressive for that time of scientific ideas, the evolution and development of the Moscow metro
Indian dinner at the hotel (optional)
Sightseeing tour in Moscow will cover all the major significant places of the Russian capital - you visit the Red Square, the so-called heart of the capital, and then pass through the historic Alexander Garden, walk along the Manezh Square and visit the Temple of Christ the Savior. Next, your route will allow you to evaluate the unforgettable views of the Moscow Kremlin from quay - a unique river and majestic monument to Peter the Great by sculptor Zurab Tsereteli and also view of the Kremlin from Moscow river embankment and Red Square.
- Speed train to St-Petersburg
- Arrival to St-Petersburg, check in to the hotel
- Indian dinner at the hotel (optional)
During a bus tour of St. Petersburg you will see St. Isaac's Square with the magnificent St. Isaac's Cathedral, the Bronze Horseman, the Admiralty, the ceremonial residence of the Russian emperors - Winter Palace and Church of the Savior on the Spilled Blood, the Field of Mars. Than you will see Peter and Paul Fortress from inside, Vasilevsky Island, Rostral columns, stock Exchange building
Traveling through Europe, imperator Pavel Petrovich, was struck by the beauty and harmony of the Cathedral of St. Peter's in Rome and the square in front of it, surrounded by colonnades. In 1799, when he was come back to Russian Capital, St-Petersburg, he announced a competition to design the cathedral, which would replace the dilapidated church of the Nativity of the Virgin (popularly known as Kazan), built earlier on the same place. The church houses one of the most important relics of Russia - the miraculous icon of Our Lady of Kazan.
Indian dinner at the hotel (Optional)
The State Hermitage Museum - one of the greatest assets of the Russian Federation is not only the most important museum in St. Petersburg, but also one of the largest art museums in the world. Hermitage consists of six historic buildings located along the banks of the Neva river. The heart of the Hermitage is the Winter Palace (the former residence of the kings).
Tour of the rivers and canals of St. Petersburg is one of the most popular excursions in St. Petersburg, which is offered in the summer and autumn seasons. A city on the Neva River with its many branches: the Big and Small Neva, Nevka and others. St. Petersburg has more than 300 rivers and canals, so the city is often called the Venice of the North.
Indian dinner at the hotel (optional)
Transfer to Pulkovo airport, flight to India
- Accommodation in Double room
- Daily Breakfast in the hotel
- All Airport and Rail Way Stations transfers
- Train Tickets “Sapsan” Moscow - St.Petersburg, Kazan - Moscow
- All sightseeing with English speaking guide according to the program
- Entry fees for all monuments according to the program
- Russian visa invitation