Trip Overview

Epic Trans-Siberian

Tour rating: 4.82 / 5, Based on 48 Reviews
Private rail tour to Russia

A perfect match for active travelers seeking to explore all Russia. Apart from visiting the main landmarks of Moscow, you get to see multi-sided and diverse Russia while traveling along the whole Trans-Siberian railway line. Visit Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin, Kungur Ice Caves in Perm, cross Europe-Asia border, and witness gorgeous Lake Baikal. Note: Tour departures available from mid-May to mid-October.

Epic Trans-Siberian

20 days11 cities
Russia1 country
Private rail tour to Russia
From
$5,348
Tour rating: 4.82 / 5, Based on 48 Reviews

A perfect match for active travelers seeking to explore all Russia. Apart from visiting the main landmarks of Moscow, you get to see multi-sided and diverse Russia while traveling along the whole Trans-Siberian railway line. Visit Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin, Kungur Ice Caves in Perm, cross Europe-Asia border, and witness gorgeous Lake Baikal. Note: Tour departures available from mid-May to mid-October.

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Moscow

first destination
2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 1
Arrival in Moscow
Transfer
Transfer
Free day
Free day

Welcome to the gorgeous capital of Russia -​ Moscow! Your driver meets you at the airport and transfers you to your centrally located hotel for check-in.

The rest of the day is free so you can relax in your cozy room, dine in one of the nearby restaurants or start exploring the charming city center on your own.

  • Note: You can extend your journey to Saint Petersburg. Contact your travel specialist for more information.

No meals included.

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Day 2
Moscow City Tour & Visit to the Kremlin
City tour
City tour

This day is dedicated to the exploration of one of the most outstanding Moscow icons - the Kremlin and the heart of Moscow - the Red Square.

Following breakfast you meet your guide at the hotel lobby and walk to the Kremlin territory where you have a chance to explore the gems hidden behind the Kremlin walls such as the Cathedral Square and the Assumption and Annunciation cathedrals.

Then you visit the famous Armoury Chamber that houses a unique collection of crown jewels, stunning coronation finery, hand-forged armor and weapons, royal carriages and sleighs, and world-famous Fabergé eggs.

After break for lunch you have a wonderful city tour around the most magnificent Moscow landmarks. During the tour you take a walk at the beautiful Red Square, go inside the colorful St. Basil's Cathedral, see the spectacular Cathedral of Christ the Savior and enjoy one of the best city views at Sparrow Hills.

After the tour you are transferred to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

Breakfast is included.

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Courtyard by Marriott Moscow City Center, Moscow
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Set in the middle of the impressive 18th-century street in central Moscow, the Courtyard by Marriott is an amazing property and one of the best places to stay during your Russian getaway.

Welcome to Moscow

Where it all starts and ends in Russia. Some say there is no other capital in the world like Moscow. The cultural exhibitions and landmarks are endless while the buzzing tempo of this metropolis will take you for a ride.

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Moscow
Nizhny Novgorod
4 hrs 10 min

Explore the authentic Trans-Siberian Railway on your remarkable train journey. Board a regular Russian train and head towards Nizhny Novgorod.

Nizhny Novgorod

second destination
1 day in the city
Detailed itinerary
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 3
Nizhny Novgorod City Tour
City tour
City tour

In the morning you check out from the hotel and your driver transfers you to the railway station where you board a high-speed train that takes you to Nizhny Novgorod in just 4 hours.

Upon arrival you meet your guide at the train station and go on a wonderful panoramic city tour around the most famous attractions of Nizhny Novgorod. During the tour you stroll through a pedestrian Bolshaya Pokrovskaya street, see the beautiful Stroganovskaya Church, explore the ancient Annunciation Cathedral, enjoy fantastic city views from the Volga slope and visit the famous Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin.

After the tour you are transferred to your centrally located hotel for overnight. The rest of the day is free.

Breakfast is included.

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4-star hotel
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Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

Welcome to Nizhny Novgorod

Nestled on the banks of the gorgeous Volga River, the city with 8-century history, Nizhny Novgorod is one of the most prominent Russian cities which boasts some truly outstanding sights.

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Nizhny Novgorod
Perm
13 hrs 20 min

Experience the joy of getting to know the locals when you make your way from Nizhny Novgorod to Perm on a regular Russian train. 

Perm

third destination
2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 4
Arrival to Perm & Free Evening
Transfer
Transfer
Free day
Free day

Today early in the morning you check out from the hotel. Your guide and driver transfer you to the train station where you board the train to continue your journey. In the evening your train arrives in Perm - a major rail junction connecting Siberia and the Far East with the European part of the country.

Upon arrival your driver meets you at the train station and transfers you to your centrally located hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is free for you to relax in your cozy room or start exploring the city center on your own.

Breakfast box and one meal onboard are included.

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Day 5
Exploring Kungur Ice Caves
Day tour
Day tour
Transfer
Transfer

Following breakfast, you have morning at leisure. Later you check out and prepare for an exciting day trip to explore the Kungur ice caves, located in the outskirts of Perm. Known since time immemorial, the caves encompass the remains of ancient settlements dating back to VII-IX centuries.

Upon arrival to Kungur you have a brief city tour around the major sites of the area. Your tour then continues to the mysterious and ancient Kungur ice caves located in the Ice Mountain.

  • Please, note: Average temperature inside the cave is +5C. Ice crystals can be seen at the entrance and exit from the cave any time of the year. The best time to see the crystals is from February to June.

The caves represent a system of labyrinths and are famous for their unique grottos. There are about 70 underground lakes of different sizes in the caves, exact number depending on the time of year. During your tour exploration you pass the large excursion ring traveling 1300 meters underground.

After the tour you are transferred to Kungur train station and continue your journey to the capital of Ural. In the evening you arrive to Yekaterinburg and have transfer to your hotel for check-in.

Breakfast and one meal on board are included.

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4-star hotel
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Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

Welcome to Perm

The getaway to the Ural Mountains and a prominent rail junction which connects the European part of Russia with Siberia, wonderful Perm is ready to enhance any Russia travel itinerary.

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Perm
Ekaterinburg
5 hrs

Ekaterinburg is your next stop on the Trans-Siberian journey. Sit back, relax and enjoy your 5-hour journey before history-rich sightseeing in the city.

Ekaterinburg

fourth destination
1 day in the city
Detailed itinerary
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 6
Yekaterinburg City Tour
City tour
City tour

Following breakfast you have morning at leisure.

After lunch you meet your guide and driver and take a trip to the famous Europe-Asia monument where you can happily experience being at two places at once by putting one foot in Europe and the other - in Asia.

Your next stop is dedicated to the last days of the Russian Imperial Family. You visit the Monastery Complex “Ganina Yama” - the first burial place of the last Russian Emperor, Nicolas II, and his family. The monastery has seven chapels - one for each member of the royal family.

Upon return to the city you visit the Church on Blood built on the site of the notorious Ipatiev House, where the Romanov family were executed by the Bolsheviks in 1918.

You then enjoy a guided sightseeing tour around the most remarkable city landmarks. During the tour you take a walk through the historic centre of the city, see the magnificent architectural ensemble of Rastorguev - Haritonov’s House and  admire Sevastyanov's House - the symbol of the city. 

The highlight of the day is a visit to the famous observation platform of Vysotsky hotel - one of the tallest buildings in Yekaterinburg, where you enjoy the panorama of the city from the bird's-eye view.

Your tour ends at the train station, where you board a train running to Novosibirsk. You spend this night on board the train.

Breakfast and one meal on board are included.

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Park Inn, Ekaterinburg
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The Park Inn hotel is located in the heart of beautiful Ekaterinburg, it’s a great place to stay during your Russian getaway. Promising everything you need for a comfortable stay, the vibrant hotel offers great rooms with air-conditioning, satellite TVs, and private bathrooms.

Welcome to Ekaterinburg

Ekaterinburg is the capital of the Ural Mountain Region, full of cultural and architectural heritage for you to discover. This city is the place where the Russian royal family, the Romanovs, spent their last days.

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Ekaterinburg
Novosibirsk
21 hrs

Your train is ready to depart for another leg of your Trans-Siberian adventure. Sit back and enjoy the beautiful Siberian nature views passing you by.

Novosibirsk

fifth destination
2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 7
Arrival in Novosibirsk & Free Evening
Transfer
Transfer
Free day
Free day

Today your train reaches a region with great history and unique Siberian style and nature, as your train arrives in Novosibirsk - a city that proves that Siberia may be distant, but is certainly not desolate.

Upon arrival in the evening your driver meets you at the railway station and transfers you to your centrally located hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is at your leisure.

No meals included.

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Day 8
Novosibirsk City Tour
City tour
City tour

Following breakfast you check out and prepare for a guided tour around the most interesting attractions of Novosibirsk. Together with your private guide you explore the central Lenin Square, the Opera and Ballet Theater, the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and the Ob River embankment.

You are then invited to a particular place that surely enriches your Trans-Siberian experience - the Novosibirsk Open-Air Museum of Railway Technology. The museum is located nearly 30 minutes ride from the city, right next to the local train station where constantly going thains seem to make the museum "come alive". During the tour you explore an amazing collection of trains and engines covering different historical periods. For example, you see the Tsarsky vagon - the one Tsar Nikolay II used to travel in. Some cars are possible to climb aboard!

Please note: the museum is closed on Mondays

After the tour you are transferred to Novosibirsk railway station to continue your journey.

Breakfast included.

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DoubleTree by Hilton, Novosibirsk
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The DoubleTree by Hilton is situated in a nice quiet district in the city center, close to Novosibirsk’s main sights. This stylish property offers well-equipped rooms with air-conditioning and an impressive number of high-end in-house facilities.

Welcome to Novosibirsk

A metropolis listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the fastest growing city in the world, cosmopolitan Novosibirsk is definitely a destination you should consider for your Russia tour.

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Novosibirsk
Krasnoyarsk
11 hrs 58 min

Today you spend the night onboard, while the train is taking you from one beautiful Russian city to another. In the morning, your driver meets you at the rail station in Krasnoyarsk.

Krasnoyarsk

sixth destination
2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 9
Krasnoyarsk City Tour
City tour
City tour

In the morning you arrive in Krasnoyarsk, the largest economic, industrial and educational center of Central and Eastern Siberia. Your driver meets you at the train station and takes you to your centrally located hotel for early check-in.

After having some rest and time for lunch, you enjoy a guided sightseeing tour around the most famous city landmarks. You start exploration with Mira Square with a monument to Сommander Rezanov on it, take a walk along the old city streets and visit the Praskeva Pyatnitsa Chapel situated on the top of Karaulnaya Mountain. The chapel is considered a symbol of the city, and one of its buildings decorates 10-rouble banknote. 

You then head for Tsar Fish observation point located near Sliznevo village. The statue of a sturgeon commemorates one of the most significant storybook of a famous Russian author V. Astafyev. From the high of 300-metres (984 ft) Sliznevsky Byk cliff you are able to enjoy the breathtaking view on Yenisey river landscape.

After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the evening free.

Breakfast is included.

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Day 10
Free Morning in Krasnoyarsk & Train to Irkutsk
Free day
Free day

This morning is free for you to continue discovering the main attractions of Krasnoyarsk on your own. Ask your travel specialist about available options.

In the afternoon you are transferred to the railway station where you board a train running to Irkutsk. You spend this night on board the train.

Breakfast and one meal onboard are included.

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4-star hotel
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Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

Welcome to Krasnoyarsk

This geographical center of Russia is the birthplace and home to one of Russia's greatest 19th-century painters, Vasily Surikov. Anton Chekhov called it Siberia's most beautiful city.

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Krasnoyarsk
Irkutsk
17 hrs 10 min

Exploring the country by train is an unforgettable experience and one of the most convenient ways of traveling long distances. Make yourself comfortable and enjoy the train ride to Irkutsk while traveling in Russia. 

Listvyanka Village

seventh destination
2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
1 night in a great location hotel
Day 11
Lake Baikal & Listvyanka Village Tour
Transfer
Transfer
City tour
City tour
Museum
Museum

Upon arrival, you are transferred right to the Lake Baikal shore, drop off your luggage and have breakfast at the hotel. 

You then enjoy a guided tour around Listvyanka Village. During the tour you visit the Baikal Limnological Museum and Aquarium that houses an interesting display of the unique flora and fauna of the lake. After some rest you enjoy a guided tour around Listvyanka Village. During the tour you visit the Baikal Limnological Museum and Aquarium that houses an interesting display of the unique flora and fauna of the lake.

Then you take a chair-lift to the nearby viewpoint to take some magnificent panoramic pictures of Baikal, view the Chersky Rock and visit the 19th century wooden St. Nicolas church and spend some time at a local fish market where you see a great variety of fish and different ways of cooking it.

After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

Breakfast is included.

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Day 12
Trip to Taltsy Village
Day tour
Day tour

After breakfast you take a day trip to the open-air museum of wooden architecture located in Taltsy Village.

This reconstructed Siberian village consists of a number of buildings that were threatened with flooding when the Irkutsk Dam was constructed on the Angara River. All the buildings at the Taltsy museum were rescued from the rising waters and brought here to serve as models of Irkutsk regional architecture.

After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

  • Optional tour: Lake Baikal Cruise

Breakfast is included.

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Anastasia Hotel, Listvyanka
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Set near the breathtaking Lake Baikal, the Anastasia Hotel is a great place to stay at during your Siberia getaway. It offers spacious cozy rooms, fitted with cable TVs and private bathrooms. Some rooms have balconies, perfect to take in the incredible beauty of the local nature.

Welcome to Listvyanka Village

Located nearby Lake Baikal, the village of Listvyanka is surrounded by green mountains and lush nature, adding up to one truly picturesque landscape. It is a highlight stop during Trans-Siberian adventures.

car
Listvyanka Village
Irkutsk
1 hr 10 min

You have a short car ride with a trusted driver ahead of you today. Buckle up, and enjoy the beautiful views on your way to Irkutsk.

Irkutsk

eighth destination
1 day in the city
Detailed itinerary
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 13
Irkutsk City Tour
City tour
City tour

After breakfast you check out from your hotel and say "Good-bye" to Lake Baikal! Your driver takes you to Irkutsk for a guided tour around the most remarkable city's attractions.

You first walk along Angara River embankment - the most popular meeting place among the locals - to an eternal flame and the monument to explorer Yakov Pohabov, the founder of the city. You proceed to the only Catholic Cathedral in Irkutsk, the beautiful Polish Roman Church, located in the historical part of Irkutsk. 

You are then driven to one of the main monasteries in Siberia  - Sigh Monastery also known as the Znamensky Monastery. You also explore the Kazan Church, which with its Byzantine style decorations looks like a fairy tower, and Block 130, the historical zone with many colorful wooden houses and buildings constructed in the 17th century.

After the tour you are transferred to centrally located hotel, and the rest of the day is free for you to explore the city on your own.

Breakfast is are included.

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Marriott Courtyard Irkutsk City Center, Irkutsk
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Set near the embankment, the elegant Marriott Courtyard is a great property, offering spacious air-conditioned rooms, equipped with everything you need for a comfortable stay, including such amenities as a mini-fridge, tea/coffee making facilities, and a safe.

Welcome to Irkutsk

The cold Siberian city Irkutsk is known as the city from which Russia's great explorers set off for their expeditions. Located about 70 kilometers from Lake Baikal not far from China and Mongolia, Irkutsk Russia of today is among the region's largest towns.

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Irkutsk
Ulan-Ude
7 hrs 30 min

Today you start another leg of your Trans-Siberian journey and head towards the fascinating Buryatia region. You are about to witness some spectacular views as you pass along the Lake Baikal shores.

Ulan-Ude

ninth destination
2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
1 night in a great location hotel
Day 14
Train to Ulan Ude
Transfer
Transfer

In the morning you check out from the hotel and are transferred to the train station to board your train and continue your journey.

In the afternoon you arrive in Ulan Ude - the capital city of the Republic of Buryatia. Upon arrival your guide meets you at the railway station and takes you to your centrally located hotel for check-in.

The rest of the day is free for you to start exploring Ulan Ude on your own.

Breakfast and one meal on board are included.

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Day 15
Ulan Ude City Tour
City tour
City tour

Today after breakfast you check out, meet your guide and driver and  head for Ivolginsky Buddhist monastery complex, considered as the center of Buddhism in Russia. Located 40 km from Ulan-Ude in the picturesque valley of the Ivolga River, the complex is home to the Buddhist institute Dashi Choinkhorlin, translated from Tibetan as “the land of happy learning”. Here monks, the future lamas, study oriental and Tibetan culture, medicine, Old Mongolian and Tibetan languages and philosophy of Buddhism. During the tour you make a sacred circle (“goroo”) around the territory, enter the temples, see the altar with many golden statues of Buddha, Buddhist stupas, Buddhist books, tankas and even the sacred Bodhi tree.

Upon return to the city, you take a tour around the most interesting city landmarks.
You enjoy the views from Rinpoche Bagsha Datsan rising high above the city (if time and weather conditions allow), see the world’s largest head statue of Lenin, take a walk at Lenin Street abundant in former merchant houses, explore Soviet Square and admire the beautiful Odigitria Cathedral.

After the tour you have a break for lunch (lunch is not included) and take a transfer to the train station. At the station you board a train running to Khabarovsk.

Breakfast and one meal onboard are included.

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Day 16
On Board the Train
Transfer
Transfer

You spend this day on board your train enjoying fantastic sceneries passing by your window and a company of your fellow travelers from all over the world.

No meals included.

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Sagaan Morin Hotel, Ulan-Ude
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Combining style and comfort, the Sagaan Morin Hotel is one of the tallest buildings in the city and among the best places to stay during your Ulan-Ude visit. The hotel offers comfortable guestrooms, providing everything you need for a great stay.

Welcome to Ulan-Ude

Ulan-Ude is the enchanting capital of the Republic of Buryatia. This unique gorgeous city standing on the crossroads of Russia, China and Mongolia. The city grew as a large trade center and was an important point on the Silk Road route.

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Ulan-Ude
Khabarovsk
2 days 8 hrs

Another long train journey ahead of you today. Board your train and head towards the Russian Far East, prepare to be stunned by the wild nature and mountainous landscapes.

Khabarovsk

tenth destination
2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
1 night in a centrally location hotel
Day 17
Arrival in Khabarovsk & Free Day
Transfer
Transfer
Free day
Free day

This evening your train arrives in Khabarovsk. Your driver meets you at the railway station and transfers you to your centrally located hotel for check-in.

The rest of the day is free for you to take a good rest after a long train journey or start exploring the historical city center on your own.

No meals included.

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Day 18
Khabarovsk City Tour
City tour
City tour

After breakfast you have free time to explore the city on your own or relax in your comfortable room. 

Following lunch you meet your private guide and driver in the hotel lobby and set off on a tour of Khabarovsk. You start sightseeing from the Monument to Nikolay Muravyov-Amursky, a Russian general, statesman and diplomat. Continue to Amur Cliff which offers exciting views on the Amur River and hills. The river had a special historical significance as a route much used by the Russians when exploring and opening up eastern Russia. Nowadays it forms a part of the Chinese–Russian border.

You then make a riverside walk along picturesque Nevelsky Embankment, witness the Spaso-Transfiguration Cathedral, the third tallest church in Russia, and see the eternal flame memorial.

Finally you ride across Khabarovsk Bridge. The railway bridge over the Amur River is the longest, at 1.6 km (5,250 ft), on the Trans Siberian Railway. The bridge, as well as Muravyov-Amursky Monument, is famous for being depicted on a 5000-ruble banknote.

After the tour you return to the hotel and have some free time for dinner. In the evening you are transferred to the train station where you board a train that takes you to your final destination - Vladivostok.

  • Optional tour: Amur River boat ride

Breakfast and one meal on board are included.

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Boutique Hotel Khabarovsk City, Khabarovsk
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The impressive Boutique Hotel is a great property that boasts a top location close to the embankment of the scenic River Amur. The hotel combines comfort and style, offers great service and cozy guestrooms, fitted with everything you need for a relaxing stay.

Welcome to Khabarovsk

One of the largest cities of Russia's Far East, hospitable Khabarovsk is an unmissable destination in any Trans-Siberian tour. Located on the banks of the Amur River, not far from the Chinese border, the city tangibly experiences the influence of the eastern neighbors yet preserving its own charm.

train
Khabarovsk
Vladivostok
11 hrs 30 min

Are you ready to board your train for the final time on Trans-Siberian journey? Prepare to wave Khabarovsk goodbye and arrive at your last stop along the famous railway - city of Vladivostok.

Vladivostok

eleventh destination
2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
1 night in a centrally located hotel
Day 19
Vladivostok City Tour
City tour
City tour

After traveling through 8 time zones and covering around 6,600 miles (10,600 km) along the epic Trans-Siberian route, early in the morning your train finally arrives in Vladivostok - one of the most significant Russian ports located on the western shores of the Sea of Japan.

Upon arrival you meet your guide at the train station and enjoy an exciting sightseeing tour around the most interesting city attractions. You start with exploring the Vladivostok Railway Station that is the terminus of the Trans-Siberian railroad.

You then drive across the Russky Bridge, the world's longest cable-stayed bridge, to reach Russky Island. An integral part of the Vladivostok's history, the island attracts numerous tourists with charming Primorye nature, dozens of picturesque bays, ​majestic coastal rocks and a number of unique military fortifications. While being on the island, you have a great chance to visit one of them - «Novosiltsevskaya battery» fortification. Beautiful panoramic view of the bridge opens from there.

Next you drive to the Eagle's Nest observation point to get a magnificent bird’s-eye view over the city and Golden Horn Bay. The highlight of your tour is visit to Submarine S-56 which successfully fought against a fascist’s fleet during WWII.

After the tour you are transferred to your hotel for check-in and have the rest of the day free.

Breakfast is included.

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Day 20
Departure from Vladivostok
Transfer
Transfer

This is the final day of your Epic Trans-Siberian train tour! Following breakfast you check out from the hotel and your guide transfers you to the airport for your flight back home. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future trips!

Breakfast is included.

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4-star hotel
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Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

Welcome to Vladivostok

Significant for its location as a commercial port, Vladivostok is also noteworthy for its sceneries and landmarks. Situated along the coastline lays one of the most renowned sites on the Vladivostok tour, the Golden Horn Bay with an imposing Zolotoy (Golden) Bridge nearby.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable hotels in Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Perm, Ekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Krasnoyarsk, Listvyanka Village, Irkutsk, Ulan Ude, Khabarovsk and Vladivostok;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Other meals according to the itinerary;
  • Economy class high-speed "Lastochka" train tickets from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorord;
  • 1st or 2nd class train tickets on all other legs of the trip;
  • Airport transfers with private drivers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Rich sightseeing tours according to the itinerary with professional English-speaking guides;
  • Full Russian visa processing service for US, Canadian, Australian and New Zealand citizens and visa support service (invitation) for customers from all other countries;
  • Support line during the trip.

Note: If we are not able to get 1st class train tickets, a whole 2nd class compartment (4 berths for 2 people's use) will be booked instead.

Note: Due to specific travel arrangements and train departure times depending on the schedules of Russian Railways, the itinerary may be subject to change.​

Note: We include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • Fully tailor-made program according to your interest;
  • Your own professional local guides and drivers;
  • Private transfers throughout the program;
  • Full flexibility of hotel options;
  • Exploration of the mysterious and ancient Kungur Ice Caves located in the Ice Mountain;
  • Unique chance to stand on 2 continents at the same time during a trip to the famous Europe-Asia monument;
  • Grandeur and beauty of 'Sacred Sea of Siberia', the famous lake Baikal, that you have a chance to witness;
  • All of the must-see sights of 10 Russian cities included in the journey along the whole Trans-Siberian railway line.

What To Know

  • You should bring a few hundred dollars with you on the trip to pay for food as trains do not have ATM machines
  • Usual tip size in restaurants is 10% of the check. Recommended tips for guides and drivers is $8-12 per day for a great level of service
  • Bringing a water-resistant jacket, umbrella, and some warm clothes is a must
  • Russian climate is unpredictable and weather can be quite harsh even during summers
  • Tour can start only on an even day of the month (2,4,6,8 ...)
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