Russia Itineraries

A country the size of Pluto, where beer was not considered an alcoholic beverage until 2013 and teachers can, in times of economic disparity, be paid in vodka; Russia is a law unto itself. Discover the sheer splendour of St. Petersburg, and the heady buzz of its age-old rival, Moscow, once the heart of Communist Europe, now a city of revelry and excess. The itineraries below are designed to give you a taste of what is possible, but are by no means set in stone.

All holidays created by Original Travel are completely bespoke, designed by our team of specialists who use their personal travel experience to create the perfect tailor-made itinerary for you.

We very much believe that 'life is in the detail', and so, whether you are looking to marvel at Monets and Matisses in the largest art collection in the world, to bawl at the Bolshoi Ballet, or to wash down your blinchiki (Russian pancakes) with local vodka somewhere swanky, speak to our specialists to create your bespoke itinerary.

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Imperial and Communist Russia

A country with a thrilling and evocative history, Russia's two top cities, Moscow and St Petersburg, are fascinating, and an unexpected yet ideal location for families with older children, culture vultures and couples alike. A five night trip taking in the sights, sounds and plentiful vodka (for...
Approximate budget per person: £2,100

A City Break in St Petersburg

The cultural capital of Russia has a list of famous (or infamous) past residents that read like a who’s who of Russian history, grand architecture, and even 24 hour daylight for a month in the summer ensuring history fanatics can pack in the sights over a long weekend. Travelling outside of the...
Approximate budget per person: £965

A City Break to Moscow

Moscow is the perfect blend of old and new - magnificent old architecture, museums and galleries blended with modern glitz and ostentation.
Approximate budget per person: £1,300

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