MOSCOW RED SQUARE - TRETYAKOV STATE GALLERY – EVENING RUSIAN FOLKLORE SHOW
proceed to visit Red Square - the heart of the city, Gum Dept. store, St. Basil Cathedral (outside), Lenin Mausoleum. Then
proceed with City Tour of Moscow with Photo stops covering Bolshoy Theatre-Famous Palace of Congress & army chamber,
KGB Building, Seven Sister building, Christ Cathedral, Victory Park, Moscow University, Sparrow Hill.
Visit Tretyakov State Gallery – One of the world’s Largest Museums, A treasure House of old Russian art from the 11th
century till our days. The Gallery bears the name of its founder, Pavel Tretyakov - who presented his collection to the city of
Moscow in 1892. Now the museum, holds more than 50,000 works of Painting, art & sculpture.
In the evening, witness a Russian Folklore Show. Russian folklore encompasses both folk song and dance, folk theater,
mythology, traditions and in general the non-academic culture of Russia. It stems from Slavic folklore and the culture of the
peoples who have been part of the country’s history: the Tartars, Varians, Baltics, etc.
Overnight at Moscow. (Breakfast, Indian Lunch, Indian Dinner)
MOSCOW KREMLIN TOUR – TRAVEL BY UNDERGROUND METRO TRAIN
Breakfast & proceed to visit Moscow Kremlin grounds Including Bell Tower, Tsar Bell and Tsar Canon, Cathedral
Square having the Assumption Cathedral where Russian Grand Princes and Czars were crowned. Visit Kremlin Armory.
Lunch. Then we take a tour of Moscow Metro Stations which have been declared World Heritage Sites by UNESCO for their
mosaic and marble architecture, alsotravel by Moscow Underground Metro. Then spend some time for leisure activities
and shopping at Arbat Street, enjoy walk on a beautiful street along with souvenir shopping in more than hundreds of small
shops. Overnight at Moscow. (Breakfast, Local Lunch, Indian Dinner)
MOSCOW– ST. PETERSBURG – BOAT RIDE IN RIVER NEVA – RUSSIAN BALLET SHOW
Breakfast. Transfer to Moscow station to board ultramodern Suspension Sapsan Train to St. Petersburg, second
largest city in Russia. Transfer & Check in Hotel. Afternoon free at leisure.
Evening Proceed to see Russian Ballet Show.Swan Lake is a classic Russian ballet, composed by Pyotr Tchaikovsky in
1875-1876. Swan Lake is a ballet that has become a symbol of Russian art itself. The performance’s original scenario was
based on fairy tales about princess Odette, turned into a swan by evil curse and rescued by prince Siegfried’s love.
Overnight at St. Petersburg.(Breakfast, Indian Lunch, Indian Dinner)
FULL DAY VISIT TO PUSHKIN AND PAVLOVSK PALACE
Breakfast. Proceed for full day visit to two of the most beautiful Russian Imperial estates--Pushkin and Pavlovsk
Palace and beautiful gardens that surround them. Tsarskoye Selo (formerly known as Pushkin) is one of St. Petersburg's
numerous Imperial estates. Located just 25 kilometers south of the city, the estate boasts a large landscape park, dotted
with architectural follies, and centered on the magnificent blue, white and gold Catherine Palace that houses some
beautiful Baroque interiors, including the luxurious Grand Hall, a long, gold, mirrored ballroom. We then visit another of St.
Petersburg's historical Imperial estates: Pavlovsk, which was named after Paul I who received the park grounds as a gift
from his mother Catherine the Great in 1777, is home to the Grand Palace and hundreds of acres of densely forested
parkland. The Grand Palace was built by the Scottish architect Charles Cameron between 1782 and 1786 in the general
style of an Italian villa. Much of Pavlovsk's charm is derived from its wonderful landscape park. Have Pack Lunch during
break of sightseeing. Evening have some free time to Walk along Nevsky Prospekt for the main street in the city of St.
Petersburg, Russia, planned by Peter the Great as the beginning of the road to Novgorod and Moscow. The Nevsky today
functions as the main thoroughfare in Saint Petersburg. The majority of the city's shopping and nightlife, as well as the
most expensive apartments, are located on or right off of the Nevsky Prospekt.
Overnight at St. Petersburg. (Breakfast, Local Lunch, Indian Dinner)
ST. PETERSBURG CITY TOUR –PETERHOF PALACE &GARDENS
Breakfast& proceed for aCity Tour of St. Petersburg---see the Winter Palace, Kazan Cathedral, the Admiralty, Palace
Square, the Naval Museum, St. Petersburg University, the Menshikov Palace, the Fine Arts Academy, the Bronze Horseman,
Alexandrinsky Theatre, the monument to Catherine the Great, the Church of Resurrection on Spilled Blood(from Inside)
Visit famous Isaac Cathedral (from Inside).
Lunch & proceed to visit world famous Peterhof Palace and Gardens.
Overnight at St. Petersburg. (Breakfast, Indian Lunch, Indian Dinner)
STATE HERMITAGE MUSEUM – ST. PETERSBURG – MOSCOW – PUNE/MUMBAI
Breakfast. Morning free at Leisure. Check Out hotel. After Lunch proceed to visit the State Hermitage Museum to
see a collection of more than 3 million works of arts and artifacts from world culture and is one of the most impressive art
collections in the world. The Hermitage was founded on the original 18th century collection of Empress Catherine the Great
and is housed in the magnificent Baroque Winter Palace (the main residence of the Russian Tsars of the Romanov Dynasty)
and three other majestic buildings along the Neva River embankment - Small Hermitage, Old Hermitage and New
Hermitage. Evening transfer to airport to board the flight to Delhi via Tashkent.
(Breakfast, Indian Lunch)