Moscow and St Petersburg History

School tours

Amazing architecture and museums reveal the history of the Russian Revolution, the Tsars, WWII and communism

Highlights

  • The magnificent St Peter and Paul Cathedral
  • The Church of the Spilled Blood where Tsar Alexander II was killed
  • Red Square and Lenin's Tomb
  • Discover history from WWII and the Russian Revolution in two cities
Typically £996 per student.
Based on a 5 night tour for 30 students, travelling January 2018

What's included: 

  • Return flights UK-Moscow/St Petersburg-UK
  • Airport transfers and overnight train
  • Entrance fees for included excursions
  • Half board accommodation and insurance
  • 1 teacher place for every 10 students
  • Visa cost not included in typical price

Suggested itinerary for School groups

Day 1

Flight to Moscow, about 3.5 hours
Coach transfer to accommodation included
Overnight Moscow - evening meal included

Day 2

Breakfast included
Full-day city tour of Moscow landmarks - Red Square, grounds of the Kremlin and one cathedral
Overnight Moscow - evening meal included

Day 3

Breakfast included
Special tour of the Moscow metro system
Church of Saint Saviour
Overnight sleeper train to St Petersburg - evening meal included

Day 4

Breakfast included
St Petersburg city tour, to include the Nevsky Prospekt, Yeliseev’s and the Church of The Spilled Blood
Overnight St Petersburg - evening meal included

Day 5

Breakfast included
State Hermitage museum
Peter and Paul Fortress
Russian folklore evening included
Overnight St Petersburg - evening meal included

Day 6

Breakfast included
Piskarovskoye war memorial (flight time permitting)
Coach transfer to the airport included
Return flight St Petersburg to UK

This trip gives an amazing overview of these two historically significant cities. It’s best to visit Moscow over a weekend when there is less traffic.

Lucy Poole-McKenzie
Tours Supervisor and Russia Tour Co-ordinator
Typically £996 per student.
Based on a 5 night tour for 30 students, travelling January 2018

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Our top excursions on this trip were to the Kremlin, Lenin’s Tomb, Novodevichy Cemetery and Hermitage. The students found the historical sights, art and décor inspiring.

Alleyn's School, London

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Typically £996 per student.
Based on a 5 night tour for 30 students, travelling January 2018