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Get away from the hustle, prepare to witness awe-inspiring landscapes, nature, and historical sights

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Get away from the hustle, prepare to witness awe-inspiring landscapes, nature, and historical sights

We welcome you to explore the vast beauty of Russia as well as the Oriental allures of the Silk Road, warm hospitality of Caucasus, nomad spirit of Mongolia and the magic of China. The Eastern part of Eurasia is probably one of the most enchanting and unique parts of the world. It is also relatively underexplored by tourists. Are you ready for an adventure?

Best Eastern Europe Package Tours by Firebird

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Private tour | Top Picks Classic

Treasures of Two Capitals
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9 days

2 cities

1 country

Moscow | Saint Petersburg

Going to Russia is always an unforgettable experience to remember for years and years! Enjoy top sights of Moscow & St. Petersburg: from the beauty of the Red Square and the Kremlin to Peterhof Parks and Catherine's Palace, with our tailor-made private tour.

Private tour | Top Picks Classic

Private Tour of Moscow & St. Petersburg (5-star)
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9 days

2 cities

1 country

Moscow | Saint Petersburg

Our private tour to Moscow and St. Petersburg is a dream come true: accommodation in select 5-star properties, sightseeing tours with professional local guides, private drivers, included visa processing, and all the must-sees in one trip.

Small group tour | Gold Top Picks

Two Russian Capitals
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Small group tour  |  Nearest Date:
May 10, 2019

9 days

2 cities

1 country

Moscow | Saint Petersburg

Embark on a journey-of-a-lifetime with our very popular small group tour to Moscow and St. Petersburg. Prepare to witness and fall in love with the great culture, art and history of the country, visible on every corner of the magnificent cities.

Small group tour  |  Nearest Date:
May 08, 2019

11 days

2 cities

1 country

Moscow | Saint Petersburg

Set off on an unforgettable small group tour and see the best of extraordinary Russia. Stay in the centrally located hotels, enjoy guided sightseeing tours, see the highlights of Moscow, St Petersburg, the Golden Ring, and immerse yourself in the local culture.

Private tour | Platinum

Platinum Russia
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11 days

2 cities

1 country

Moscow | Saint Petersburg

Prepare to savor your time during 5-star stays next to Kremlin and Nevsky. We have planned a perfect combination of expert touring and activities, so you can experience the best of Russia with local pro guides.

Private tour  |  Nearest Date:
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7 days

1 city

1 country

Saint Petersburg

Meet Saint Petersburg, Russia's most beautiful city. Our private St. Petersburg tour shows you the very best of what the city has to offer with professional guides. Complimentary Russian visas and accommodation in best central 4-star hotels included.

Private tour  |  Nearest Date:
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7 days

1 city

1 country

Saint Petersburg

Travel to St. Petersburg with our hallmark private tour with free Russian visas. Stay at best 5-star hotels, travel on high-speed trains, and enjoy the services of private drivers and professional local guides. From Russia with love!

5-star cruise | Gold

Volga Dream Gold Moscow - St. Petersburg
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5-star cruise  |  Nearest Date:
May 31, 2019

13 days

5 cities

1 country

Moscow | Uglich | Yaroslavl | Kizhi Island | Saint Petersburg

Have the time of your life while discovering the best of Russia aboard the boutique MS Volga Dream. This premium river cruise has it all: best tours of Russia's major landmarks, uniques experiences, impeccable service.

5-star cruise | Platinum

Volga Dream Platinum Moscow - St. Petersburg
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5-star cruise  |  Nearest Date:
May 31, 2019

13 days

5 cities

1 country

Moscow | Uglich | Yaroslavl | Kizhi Island | Saint Petersburg

Set off on an amazing journey on Volga River aboard the 5-star MS Volga Dream ship. Discover the authentic Russian culture by visiting quaint villages while traveling from Moscow to St. Petersburg and enjoying the impeccable service.

Small group tour  |  Nearest Date:
May 12, 2019

17 days

5 cities

2 countries

Moscow | Kazan | Ekaterinburg | Irkutsk | Ulan Bator

Set off on an unforgettable journey in comfort of a private train car along Trans-Mongolian railway line. Cross 1/3 of the world on the legendary Trans-Mongolian railway in just 17 days: from mighty Moscow to glorious Kazan and Ekaterinburg. Absorb the beauty of Lake Baikal and explore the Buddhist and nomadic traditions of Mongolia.

Private rail tour  |  Nearest Date:
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23 days

7 cities

3 countries

Saint Petersburg | Moscow | Kazan | Ekaterinburg | Irkutsk | Ulan Bator | Beijing

Start your exploration from royal St. Petersburg, continue to mighty Moscow, cross over Ural Mountains, visit Irkutsk, absorb the beauty of Lake Baikal. Next - Mongolia's Ulan Bator before crossing the Gobi Desert and arriving in the capital of oriental magic, Beijing.

Small group rail tour  |  Nearest Date:
May 12, 2019

19 days

7 cities

1 country

Moscow | Kazan | Ekaterinburg | Irkutsk | Ulan-Ude | Khabarovsk | Vladivostok

Have an adventure of a lifetime on a tailor-made Trans-Siberian journey. Explore the top sights of Russia from one end to the other in a small group of 8 to 18 travelers. 1st-class accommodation on a private train car and at top-notch hotels, Russian visa-processing, tour leader services, as well as all the must-sees included.

Private rail tour  |  Nearest Date:
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17 days

5 cities

2 countries

Moscow | Kazan | Ekaterinburg | Irkutsk | Ulan Bator

Start your journey along the Trans-Mongolian railway in stunning Moscow, then visit glorious Kazan to see the cradle of Tatar culture. Continue to Ekaterinburg, set right on the border of Europe and Asia. Absorb the beauty of Lake Baikal and vast wilderness of the Great Steppe, before you finally reach Ulan Bator.

Russia

Private tour | Platinum

Platinum Venice of the North
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7 days

1 city

1 country

Saint Petersburg

Embark on an incredible journey to Russia's northen capital - Saint Petersburg and see the best of the city with your fully customizable seven day tour. Explore the most beautiful Russian city and visit famous sights like the Hermitage Museum.

Private tour | Gold, Easy Pace

Luxury Moscow City Break
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4 days

1 city

1 country

Moscow

Experience the best of Russia’s bustling metropolitan capital, glorious Moscow, and see its main highlights during an exclusive 4-day private tour. Explore the iconic Red Square, go inside the Kremlin walls to its famous Armoury Chamber, and see the best of Russian art in Tretyakov Gallery.

Private tour | Heritage

UNESCO Tour
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13 days

5 cities

1 country

Moscow | Suzdal | Yaroslavl | Kazan | Saint Petersburg

Catch authentic Russian spirit, setting off on a UNESCO tour and enjoying extensive sightseeing around the two gorgeous Russian capitals as well as exploring some hidden gems of such historic locations as Kazan, Veliky Novgorod and Vladimir.

Small group tour | Value

Moscow, Russia
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Small group tour  |  Nearest Date:
May 10, 2019

8 days

2 cities

1 country

Moscow | Saint Petersburg

Take advantage of the tailor-made Russia small group tour itinerary, offering the best value for money: city tours of the Moscow and St. Petersburg must-sees with local pros, accommodation at select 4-star properties, airport transfers, and easy connections.

Private tour  |  Nearest Date:
Flexible

12 days

5 cities

1 country

Moscow | Saint Petersburg | Petrozavodsk | Kizhi Island | Murmansk

Discover the majestic Russian winter as you explore the brilliant Moscow and Saint Petersburg, the inspiring Karelia region and make your way up north to witness the dazzling Northern Lights. Experience a cooking class, vodka tasting, snowmobile riding, husky dog sledding, and meet the Saami people.

Volga River

Private tour | Classic

Definitive Treasures of Two Capitals
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11 days

2 cities

1 country

Moscow | Saint Petersburg

Cross Russia off your bucket list of "must" journeys of a lifetime with the ultimate private itinerary, built around your preferences. Enjoy all the unmissable sights with local pros, stay at best 5-star central hotels, private transfers, free visas, and plenty of free time to explore on your own.

Private tour | Classic, Heritage

Definitive Russia
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16 days

5 cities

1 country

Moscow | Suzdal | Saint Petersburg | Petrozavodsk | Kizhi Island

Get an in-depth exploration of Russia during the fully-customizable private tour with included Russian visas and best hotels that covers it all: ancient towns called "Russian Vatican", the gorgeous region of Karelia, Kizhi Island and traditional villages, as well as the unmissable sights of both capitals, Moscow and St. Petersburg.

Caucasus

Private tour | Heritage

Best of Georgia and Armenia
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10 days

7 cities

2 countries

Tbilisi | Sighnaghi | Kazbegi | Mtskheta | Gori | Yerevan | Etchmiadzin

Explore unique traditions and spiritual heritage of Georgia and Armenia while traveling around the capitals of Tbilisi and Yerevan, Uplistsikhe Caves and UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Mtskheta and the cathedral and churches of Etchmiadzin.

Private tour | Heritage

Treasures of Georgia
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7 days

5 cities

1 country

Tbilisi | Sighnaghi | Kazbegi | Mtskheta | Gori

Experience the warm hospitality and breathtaking nature of Georgia exploring the capital of Tbilisi, Uplistsikhe Caves, UNESCO World Heritage Site of Mtskheta, not to mention all of the authentic sights, holding countless historic secrets of the nation.

Private tour | Adventure

Essence of Georgia
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11 days

7 cities

1 country

Tbilisi | Sighnaghi | Kazbegi | Mtskheta | Gori | Borjomi | Batumi

Set off on a memorable adventure while touring around Georgia’s most recognizable sights like Tbilisi, Uplistsikhe Caves, "Pearl of the Black Sea” Batumi and UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Mtskheta and Gelati Monastery.

Private tour | Gastronomic, Top Picks

Best of Caucasus
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12 days

9 cities

3 countries

Baku | Sheki | Tbilisi | Sighnaghi | Kazbegi | Mtskheta | Gori | Yerevan | Etchmiadzin

Explore the historical sites, enjoy the hands-on master-class and tastings of local cuisines and drinks and experience breathtaking nature during your tour of Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia.

Central Asia

Private tour | Adventure

To the Heart of the Silk Road
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8 days

4 cities

2 countries

Tashkent | Bukhara | Samarkand | Bishkek

Get an insight into the rich cultural heritage, breathtaking nature and fascinating history of the exotic region of Central Asia. A professional tour guide will show you around five stunning cities of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan and you will also get to attend a Folklore show. 

Group Rail Tour | Adventure, Gold

Legendary Silk Road
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Group Rail Tour  |  Nearest Date:
Mar 28, 2019

14 days

4 cities

3 countries

Almaty | Tashkent | Samarkand | Ashgabat

Traverse the path of the legendary Silk Road on a private train in the scenery of 1001 Nights. Attend a concert at world's famous Navoi Opera, witness how silk carpets are made and explore three UNESCO World Heritage sites.

Group Rail Tour | Platinum

Silk Road Classic
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Group Rail Tour  |  Nearest Date:
Apr 16, 2019

21 days

4 cities

3 countries

Moscow | Samarkand | Tashkent | Beijing

Unique Silk Road adventure from Moscow to Beijing through the exotic Central Asian countries on board two luxurious trains. Begin your Trans-Siberian adventure with a guided city tour of Moscow, then board a top-quality train and discover a new city gem of Eurasia at every stop you make, end your trip with visiting the Great Wall of China. 

Trans-Siberian

Private rail tour | Adventure

Classic Trans-Siberian
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15 days

4 cities

3 countries

Moscow | Irkutsk | Ulan Bator | Beijing

A classic three-country Trans-Siberian with the combination of trains and downtown hotels, carefully planned sightseeing, and flexible program.

Private rail tour | Adventure

Trans-Siberian from Moscow to Lake Baikal
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10 days

2 cities

1 country

Moscow | Irkutsk

Dreaming of going on a private Trans-Siberian adventure but are short on time? Enjoy the highlights of the famous railway with a real-deal authentic experience on Russian trains, explore Moscow and the Lake Baikal region with professional local pros. Stays at best hotels of your choice, airport transfers, and Russian visas included.

Private rail tour  |  Nearest Date:
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20 days

9 cities

1 country

Moscow | Nizhny Novgorod | Perm | Ekaterinburg | Novosibirsk | Irkutsk | Ulan-Ude | Khabarovsk | Vladivostok

A perfect match for active travelers seeking to explore all Russia. Apart from visiting the mighty capital - Moscow, you get to see multi-sided and diverse Russia far and wide during your adventure. Cross Siberia, discover genuine Russian towns and reach Vladivostok!

China

Private tour

Golden Triangle of China
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9 days

3 cities

1 country

Beijing | Xian | Shanghai

One of the most ancient civilizations covered with mystery and legends, China welcomes you to discover its treasures. You will finally be able to cross off the Great Wall of China and other stunning landmarks of your bucket list!

Mongolia

Private tour | Adventure

The Saga of Genghis Khan
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8 days

1 city

1 country

Ulan Bator

Discover the hidden gems of Mongolia, meet local nomads and experience stunning steppes. A city tour, a mountain hike, and even a Mongolian horseback riding - experience the best of Mongolia with our upscale private tour. 

Russia, Moscow & St. Petersburg

Private tour | Classic

Wonders of Russia
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13 days

3 cities

1 country

Moscow | Irkutsk | Saint Petersburg

Discover the most sought-after gems of Russia and enjoy the best of Moscow, Irkutsk, St. Petersburg and the outstanding Pearl of Siberia - Lake Baikal.

Real Travelers' Reviews of Eastern Europe
Patricia Verbovszky

There was a surprise at every corner!

Traveled to Russia
5
Published, Aug 16, 2018 Read more
Carol Ann Lafrenaye

Great support prior to and during the trip

Traveled to Russia, Traveled to Baltics
5
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Lori Siegel

It was fabulous from start to finish

Traveled to Russia
5
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Minwoo Kim

Everything ran as smooth as it could possibly be

Traveled to Russia
5
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