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“Three capitals of Russia”
Moscow - St. Petersburg

9 days, cycling distance 420 km

2016 - new route! (now with Valday)

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The cycling route goes from Moscow, the modern Russian capital, to the old one, St. Petersburg, through the oldest one, Novgorod the Great (UNESCO world heritage). You will be charmed by the spirit of olden times in Torzhok, Valday, Staraya Russa. In Valday we will visit famous bell museum and Iversky monastery. In Staraya Russa we will visit the museum of Fyodor Dostoyevsky, who wrote there his novels The Brothers Karamazov and The Possessed. We will pass cross woody Valdai hills, where Great Russian Volga river starts. In Novgorod you will see its ancient Kremlin (Detinets), magnificent XI-century St. Sofia Cathedral and wonderful Russian Millennium Memorial. You will be surprised with the luxurious beauty of grand palaces and parks, built for Russian Tsars in St. Petersburg area. After the tour you can return to Moscow by comfortable train or stay longer in the north capital of Russia.

Most roads along the route do not have heavy traffic and are paved with asphalt. We stay in good quality hotels (only double or single accommodation with private bathroom).

Itinerary (pdf)

Map of the route

The price for 2016

Tour Dates Price,
Early bird price*,
Moscow - St.Petersburg July 16-24 1,250 1,200

* if apply before December 1.

The tour can be combined with Golden Ring tour (150 euro discount for the second tour).

For previous year participants discount 50 euro.

Single supplement - 300 euro. (You do not need to pay if you are ready to share a room with another participant.)

Special price for people who live or temporarily stay in Russia

Photo reports from our previous tours

Article about the tour

Lake Seliger
Lake Seliger

Novgorod the Great

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