Russian Federation

There are few destinations as diverse and exciting as Russia. With its cultured cities, alive with historic architecture and dynamic arts, scenic countryside and vast, dramatic wilderness spread out over the world?s largest land mass, this is a country of staggering depth and variety.

Without question, one of the finest ways to experience Russia's diversity is onboard the famous Trans Siberian railway, one of the world's most iconic train adventures.

Marvel at the museums, monuments and all-round grandeur of St Petersburg, Russia's imperial city. Head to The Hermitage Museum to admire one of the world's finest art collections, housed in a splendid cluster of 18th century palatial buildings; and see the historic Peter and Paul Fortress, one of St Petersburg's oldest and most important monuments.

Once in Moscow, head straight for the Red Square - the heart of Russia's majestic capital. Waiting for you here in this iconic public plaza is the magnificent St Basil's Cathedral, a masterpiece of Orthodox art with its fairytale candy-coloured domes; and the famous Kremlin, a fortified citadel complex of palaces and historic buildings that has been the epicentre of all religious and political activity in Russia since the 12th century.

From here, continue on to Irkutsk aboard the Trans Siberian, passing through a variety of scenic landscapes on this classic train journey. Take a look at our exciting range of itineraries and start planning your once-in-a-lifetime Russian adventure!


 

Ultimate value

Our Russia adventures are great value for money, featuring quality services and handpicked accommodation. We aim to incorporate as many inclusions in the tour cost as possible such as most meals, national park permits, entry fees and internal flights, allowing you to better budget for your trip.

Experienced local guides

Our professional and passionate local guides are what make your experience special as they take you off the beaten track and into the heart of the culture. Their extensive knowledge and willingness to share it with you will leave you impressed as they reveal a genuine insight into their homeland.

Custom made adventures

With our team of local experts, we can customise your Russia experience to create the perfect holiday, whether it be for individuals, couples, families or special interest groups.


 

Reducing waste

Our Waste Management Policy encourages our travellers to take their own reusable water bottles, coffee cups and reusable stuff sacks to avoid single use plastics. In the mountains of the Pyrenees and Mont Blanc our local partners reduce the amount of packaging taken on tour and ensure all waste is carried out from refuges that do not have road access to help dispose of it properly.

Supporting local

In the regions that we travel tourism is the main source of income for many local people. We support them by only working with local family run hotels and suppliers so your money supports the community that hosts you.

Paddock to Plate

The paddock to plate across Europe is one we encourage by choosing to work with accommodations that source produce from local farms. This provides you with fresher meals and ensures your money directly assists local economies.


Hotels

In cities or large towns you will be accommodated in 3 to 4 star properties that are centrally located, atmospheric and reliable.

Camping

Enjoy our fully supported camping in quality two person tents erected in scenic wilderness.



A custom made itinerary is the ultimate way to see the world how YOU want. They are created especially for you, giving you complete freedom to choose what you want to see, where you want to go and when you want to do it. If you love our current itineraries but want to customise it privately as a couple, a group of friends, family, club, business or school, you have the freedom to add or remove as many elements as you like to suit the interests of your group. Alternatively, you can start with a blank canvas and create a new and exciting itinerary from scratch! Our well-travelled consultants can give you firsthand suggestions and eliminate any uncertainty with trip planning to ensure you maximise the quality of your experience and get truly off the beaten track. Simply email, phone or visit us to start planning your dream adventure.



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