IV. ST.PETERSBURG- NOVGOROD - PSKOV - ST.PETERSBURG ( 5 days / 4 nights )The tour of St.Petersburg includes acquaintance of tourists with its history and culture, visiting of Hermitage - one of the most famous art collections in the world.
In Novgorod tourists visit the ancient Kremlin, St.Sophia's Cathedral of XI th century - the oldest stone building in Russia, the monument "Millennium of Russia" reflecting the whole history of the country, the iconpainting gallery with Novgorod icons dating back to XI-XVII centuries, Yuriev monastery, St.George's cathedral of the XII th century located not far from Ilmen lake, museum of wooden architecture "Vitoslavitsy" where tourists get to know traditions and every-day life of peasants. There are wooden houses, churches, chapels and barns.
Pskov, being a part of Novgorod republic long time ago, gives an additional idea about ancient Russian culture. Pskov has preserved its majestic monuments including the Kremlin with Holy Trinity's Cathedral, merchants' houses and numerous little churches, giving the city a unique look. The tour of Pskov includes visit of Kremlin, acquaintance with its history and architecture of Pskov.
1ST DAY : ST.PETERSBURG
The cost includes: escort of the group throughout the itinerary, transfers, delivery of two pieces of luggage per person upon arrival and departure, accommodation in double rooms of the hotels of 1st category and luxurious hotels, meals in restaurants, in Novgorod they will try traditional Russian cuisine, sightseeing tours and transport services, booking of the train tickets and trip by overnight train "Novgorod-Moscow" in a 4-berths compartments. Extra payment for accommodation in a single room - 60 USD.
The cost does not include insurance, medical aid and air fair to Russia and back to the country.