St Petersburg and Veliky Novgorod for 3 days and 2 nightsprint


DAY 1  

Upon your arrival to St Petersburg you will be met by our friendly and courteous driver. While the transfer to your accommodation you will have  a first glimpse of the so-called Venice of the North & Cultural Capital of Russia. 


During this guided city tour you will be walking through the city center of St. Petersburg. During this excursion you'll get an excellent sight of the history, architecture and main landmarks of the city.
First, walk along Nevsky Prospect (main avenue of the city).
Cross the Anichkov Bridge famous for its four equestrian statues.
Walk along the Fontanka river embankment and have a short stop to see the statue of “Chizhik Pyzhik” and hear the story of this curious little bird.
Pass the Mikhailovsky (Engineering) Castle – a former residence of the Emperor Paul I.
Walk through Mikhailovsky garden towards The Church of the Saviour on the Spilt Blood (the monument of Russian Orthodox architecture built on the spot where the tsar Alexander II was assassinated).
Walk across Konushennaya Square, go along the Moika river embankment and all the way to the Palace Square with its Triumphal Arch and the Winter Palace facing each other and the Alexander Column in the middle.
Walk along Nevsky and see the Stroganov palaceKazan CathedralGostiny DvorChurch of the Savior on the Spilled Blood and other places of interest. Crossing the bridge, you'll have one longer stop for visiting the Peter & Paul's Fortress. Our guide will show you around the Peter-and-Paul Fortress with its St. Peter and Paul's Cathedral. The Peter and Paul fortress, a major tourist attraction in St. Petersburg, stands out as the emblem of the city. The cathedral is the final resting place of many tsars, the last being Nicholas II and his family. The fortress is known to be the first building of St. Petersburg. Its corner-stone was laid by the emperor Peter the Great himself. You will also see the grim cells of what used to be the main political prison of tsarist regime and can be called “Russian Bastilles”. You will have an opportunity to take pictures from the granite Commanders’ pier – one of the most impressive places on the banks of the Neva River - a realm of water and stone. In the evening do not miss the opportunity to enjoy a music festival performance or opera and ballet upon your choice at world famous St Petersburg music halls and theatres. Check the repertoire here. And take your date to one of the so many to choose restaurants. Do not hesitate to contact us if you need a recommendation.

DAY 2  

Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel and and check out. Transfer to the Railway Station for early morning train to Veliky Novgorod. Arrival to Veliky Novgorod. Check-in at the hotel. Our guide will meet you at the reception of the hotel with the sign with your name on it. 


The sightseeing tour begins with the Kremlin, at the heart of the town. There you will visit the famous St. Sophia Cathedral of the 11-th century with its miracle making icon. Cross the Volkhov by a footbridge and you will get to the right bank of the river and find yourself on the grounds of Yaroslav's Court and the old Marketplace. Here you will take a trip into medieval ages and be introduced to the architectural monuments of 12th - 18th cc

DAY 3  

Check-out. Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel and get ready for the day! Our guide will meet you at the reception of the hotel with the sign with your name on it.


Yuryevo is a beautiful suburb of Novgorod situated on the Lake Ilmen. You will visit the oldest functioning Russian monastery with St. George Cathedral of the 12th century, famous for its unique acoustics. You will learn about the history of monasticism as well as the monasteries' role in life of a medieval Russian town. Only a stone's throw away from the Yuryiev Monastery is the Museum of Wooden Architecture - Vitoslavitsy. Go for a stroll in a shady wood, through a large area full of wooden buildings collected from all over Russia and presented here as a delightful exhibition: a reconstructed village of traditional dwellings, log churches... a fascinating walk, but above all a trip of a lifetime! You will have an opportunity to visit one of the following craftshops: birchbark, women craft (weaving, lace weaving, embroidery, belt weaving, bead work) or folk costume.

Transfer to the Train station

Now, you'll say goodbye to Veliky Novgorod. And we hope to see you back sometime in the future!



Total number of travelers                                            

2                           3 - 4                single supplement

Jan 3 - Mar 31
Nov 1 - Dec 24
3 stars Standard $263 $209 $56
3 stars Comfort/Deluxe $284 $231 $81
4 stars 0 0 0
Apr 1 - Apr 30
Oct 1 - Oct 31
3 stars Standard
$267 $214 $62
3 stars Comfort/Deluxe
$294 $241 $95
4 stars  0 0 0
May 1 - Sep 30
Dec 25 - Jan 2
3 stars Standard $271 $218 $67
3 stars Comfort/Deluxe $317 $263 $113
4 stars  0 0 0
Prices are per person based on double occupancy in a hotel room.
You should add single supplement to the price in case you travel in a group but you stay in a single room.  
If you travel by yourself, please, contact us for a quote. 
We would also love to offer discounts for groups of 5 and more, please do not hesitate to contact us for details and group rates
    • Hotel accommodation & breakfast
    • Entrance tickets to museums and parks according to the programme
    • Transport service according to the programme
    • Train tickets St Petersburg - Veliky Novgorod and back
    • Guide service of English/German/Spanish/Italian/French speaking guide (other languages upon request)
    • Free visa support (tourist invitation letter)


  • Embassy/ Consulate visa processing fees
  • Plane tickets  
Tour dates can be flexible.
Tours can be customized to your preferences.
Mix & match options are available.
We can also include additional tours, performances or anything else, as well as adjust accommodation to any hotel of your choice on your request. 
25% of the tour amount is due no less than 45 days prior to your arrival to Russia or the city that the tour is scheduled for.  
The remaining 75% of the tour amount is due no less than 7 days before the tour.
Please note that prices are subject to change. To gaurantee you the price please pre-pay 25% of the tour.
In case of cancellation, please see our cancellation policy.