- 5 Days
- 5 Days
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- US$ 1,579
DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Join private guides and stay in a mansion that was once a favourite of Anton Chekhov on this signature escape to Moscow. Tour the dazzling Kremlin, explore Soviet-era bunkers and the Metro, enjoy a tasting of Russia’s best-loved spirit, and cap off the stay with a night at the Bolshoi Theatre.
This 5-day Russian vacation takes you to Moscow to explore the culture and history of the Russian capital. It features deluxe accommodations and private tours.
Your trip to Russia showcases Moscow, the Russian capital that has been at the centre of monumental history for hundreds of years. Staying in the luxury Chekhoff Hotel, once a favourite of the celebrated Russian writer, Anton Chekhov, you’ll head on several tours around the city to engage with its history and culture. Start at the iconic Kremlin, the red Russian fortress that is at the centre of political and military power. You’ll see the Tsar’s Residence, Grand Kremlin Palace, and the Russian Presidential Offices as you learn about the history of the nation’s governance. Then tour the Kremlin Armory Chamber to see the treasures of the past and regalia from over the centuries of Russian military power. Another day, discover how Moscow incorporates art into the everyday lives of citizens with a bunker and underground tour, riding the Metro to see Soviet bunkers and uniquely-designed stations that express the artistic legacy of the Russian people. Then head to a high-end restaurant for a private vodka tasting, learning about this iconic spirit and several Russian toasts as well. Continue the journey through Russian history with a visit to the Cosmonautics Museum Moscow, where you’ll learn about the heroes of the Russian Space Age and see monuments dedicated to these pioneers of space exploration. Cap off your time in the Russian capital with a night at the Bolshoi Theatre, seeing either a ballet or opera in one of the world’s most celebrated theatrical spaces.
At the end of your stay, connect to the airport to return home or continue to your onward destination.
- 5 Days
- 5 Days
- Prices From:
- US$ 1,579
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Moscow Domodedovo Airport to Moscow Hotel with Guide
Chekhoff Hotel Moscow, Curio Collection By Hilton
Hiltons Commitment to You During COVID-19 ” Weve updated our reservation and cancellation policies, extended Hilton Honors Points and status and may be requiring face coverings, temperature checks, health declarations and use of mobile contact tracing at our hotels around the world. Please visit our dedicated COVID-19 page for the latest and before traveling.Enjoy an elegant stay in our historic 19th century building at Chekhoff Hotel Moscow, Curio Collection by Hilton. Dating back to 1891, our property was once a favorite of famed Russian writer Anton Chekhov, and exudes an eclectic blend of modern décor and traditional charm. Our central Moscow location places you close to attractions including Red Square and Bolshoi Theatre.
Relax in your bright, modern guest room, offering a work desk with docking station, tea and coffee-making facilities, bottled water and an orthopedic bed. Upgrade to a suite to enjoy stunning city views, a separate living area and two bathrooms.
Work out in our contemporary gym, then reward yourself with a cocktail from our glamorous hotel bar. Our restaurant provides a full buffet breakfast and an a la carte menu with an inviting wine list. Room service is available 24-hours, so you can dine in the comfort of your room or suite. Our Moscow city center hotel offers space for up to 30 guests for celebration dinners or meetings, with A/V equipment available.
If you need anything throughout your stay, our dedicated staff aim to provide a personalized service tailored to your requirements.
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Kremlin and Armory Tour
The Kremlin fortress is a center for so many iconic Russian and communist era monuments that this tour requires at least 4 hours to be explored. You will see the tsars' residence, the Grand Kremlin Palace, Communist Congresses Palace and the head office of the Russian president. The famous giant Tsar Bell and the Tsar Canon will amaze you with their size and grandeur.
The Kremlin Armory Chamber houses one of the most fabulous and valuable collections of arms in the world. The treasures of the tsars on display include gold, silver and jewelry made in the Kremlin workshops and presented to ambassadorial as gifts. Also on display are Faberge Easter eggs, Imperial regalia and thrones, royal carriages and parade outfit for horses, weaponry of the tsar sand coronation attire of the tsarinas. It is definitely not to be missed.
Moscow Bunker and Underground Tour
Step beneath Moscow and discover an underground history of art and stories of the capital on this unique Moscow tour. Ride the metro to see some of the artwork adorning the stations, and explore a military bunker 70 meters down the ground, that once housed 600 people during the Cold War. With stories to tell and some authentic Russian snacks to try, this is a fascinating look at the below ground world of the Russian capital.
Vodka Tasting Tour
This afternoon, set out to discover one of the most well-known exports Russia has to offer; crystal clear vodka. Setting out with a private guide to lead the way, you'll enjoy three 50 ml vodka samples at a high-end restaurant, accompanied by light snacks. After meeting your guide in the hotel lobby, you'll be whisked away to sample premium vodka before being returned to your hotel after a few toasts.
Cosmonautics Museum Moscow
The soaring 100m titanium obelisk outside the All-Russia Exhibition Centre is a monument 'To the Conquerors of Space', built in 1964 to commemorate the launch of Sputnik. At its base is the Cosmonautics Museum, featuring cool space paraphernalia such as the first Soviet rocket engine and the moon-rover Lunokhod. An inspiring collection of space-themed propaganda posters evokes the era of the space race.
An Evening at the Bolshoi - Admission and Private Transfers - New Stage (Stalls or Amphitheater Seating)
This evening, settle in for a show to be remembered! Since first opening in 1780 (and twice thereafter due to two serious fires - one an accident, the other a result of war), the Bolshoi Theatre has dazzled guests with remarkable ballet and opera performances. Based on the timing of your trip, you'll watch as some of the world's best artists recite opera or perform ballet, and round-trip private transfers to and from your hotel are also included. Please note, admissions are not guaranteed until purchased and paid in full. As well, please note that performances may be in the Historic Stage or New Stage pending on the timing of your trip.
Moscow Hotel to Moscow Domodedovo Airport with Guide
- Private arrival and departure transfers
- 4 nights in deluxe accommodations in Moscow
- Private-guided Kremlin and Armory tour
- Private-guided “Bunker and Underground” tour of Moscow
- Private-guided vodka tasting tour, including 3 samples
- Admission and private transfers to a performance at the Bolshoi Theatre
- Travel insurance
- International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
- Meals and beverages not mentioned
- Items of a personal nature
- Visa fees if applicable
TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.
10 May 2022