9 days, cycling distance 420 km
2016 - new route! (now with Valday)
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).
Day by day description
Map of the route
The price for 2016
|Moscow - St.Petersburg||July 16-24||1,250||full|
|Moscow - St.Petersburg||August 13-21||1,250||aplly|
The tour can be combined with Golden Ring tour (150 euro discount for the second tour).
Single supplement - 200 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 and former participants.
visa application support
transfer from airport in Moscow
all meals (from dinner on the arrival day till breakfast on the departure day)
a sag wagon (support vehicle and baggage carrier)
all transfers along the route
guided excursions and museums fees as described in the itinerary
English-speaking cycling guides (or other languages) and mechanic
consulate fee for visa processing
flight or train to/from Moscow
health and travel insurance
permission for photo-video-taking in the museums
Bicycle rental - 100 Euro
Photo reports from our previous tours
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How to apply?
1. First read carefully all information including Frequently asked questions and Terms and Conditions . Applying for the tour you accept Terms and Conditions statements.
2. Apply using online form or download the application form (MS Word).
3. The deposit (€ 400) should be paid after the confirmation but usually in February-March. (The price is fixed at the moment of your application.)
For more details about the tour contact us.
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