Visit Russia with Svetlana Yeager who is originally from Russia. Discover Moscow, the nation's capital as well as the cornerstones of the Russian Federation as you immerse yourself in the culture and architecture of Moscow and St. Petersburg.
Arrive in Moscow and transfer to the hotel. Check in to Hotel Godunov. In the late afternoon, join Lana for a welcome briefing followed by a special welcome dinner.
On day 2, depart the hotel for a morning tour of Moscow. Enjoy a panoramic view of Moscow from the Sparrow Hills, stop at Christ the Savior Cathedral. Finish with a tour of Red Square surrounded on four sides by the Kremlin, St Basil's Cathedral, GUM Department Store, and the State History Museum.
On day 3, visit the famous Kremlin with its many treasures including the sumptuous interior of the Cathedral of the Assumption, the Cathedral of the Annunciation and the Bell Tower of Ivan the Great. Finish the visit to the Armory Chamber with the largest collection of gold and silver made my Russian craftsmen, West European artistic silver, ceremonial arms and armor, carriages and horses ceremonial harness.
On day 4, you will have the day to enjoy Russia on your own.