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Discover Russian history and culture on a Russian holiday to the country’s most important destinations. Visit St. Petersburg and its popular landmarks including the Tsar’s Winter Palace, the Peter and Paul Fortress, and the Hermitage Museum containing one of the world’s largest and most valuable art collections. Travel to Russia’s capital city, Moscow, to see impressive landmarks like Red Square and the Kremlin Walls. See the historic city of Vladimir, founded in 990 and home to the Uspensky Cathedral, were many of Russia’s tsars were crowned. Explore the capital of the Urals, Yekaterinburg, founded by Peter the Great in 1723. Discover the “Paris of Siberia,” Irkutsk and its prominent sites including the Decembrist House museum, dedicated to the memory of exiled aristocrats who fled to this outpost after the revolution of 1825. See the deepest lake in the world, Lake Baikal. Experience the wonders of Russia exclusively, or embark on a holiday that pairs Russia with visits to Finland and the neighbouring Baltic States or along the Silk Road.


Train Holidays in Russia

Finnish Lakeland & St Petersburg 9 days from £2095

Two countries with an intertwined history make for a uniquely cultural tour.

Departs from September 2018 to September 2018.

Highlights of the Baltics & Scandinavia 15 days from £3395

Explore glorious palaces and UNESCO World Heritage sites on this unique Baltic Explorer rail tour.

Departs from August 2018 to September 2019.

Moscow & St Petersburg 7 days from £1695

Starting in Moscow, we visit iconic attractions including the Kremlin and Red Square, before travelling to St Petersburg - a city so rich in history its entire centre is a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Departs from August 2018 to September 2019.

Premium Trans-Siberian Express in Winter 19 days from £11745

Travel on the incredible Golden Eagle Trans-Siberian Express train for an unforgettable 8,000 mile winter adventure.

Departs from February 2018 to February 2019.

Russian Winter Wonderland 6 days from £1395

Take in the beauty of Moscow and St Petersburg when kissed by winter as you spend 6 days exploring the sights and history of these fantastic cities.

Departs from January 2019 to March 2019.

The Golden Eagle - Arctic Explorer 12 days from £9695

Board the Golden Eagle for a 12-day glimpse at Russian grandeur and the amazing display that is the Northern Lights.

Departs from February 2018 to February 2019.

The Golden Eagle - Persian Odyssey 18 days from £16995

Spend 18 days on this luxury rail journey onboard the Golden Eagle. Discover the unique destinations and all Persia has to offer from Moscow to Tehran.

Departs from March 2018 to March 2019.

The Golden Eagle - Taste of the Silk Road 13 days from £13795

Follow the pathways set by silk traders of years long past on this 13-day train trip through Moscow, Volgograd, Kara Kum, Khiva, Ashgabat, Merv, Bukhara, Samarkand, Tashkent and Almaty.

Departs from October 2018 to October 2018.

The Golden Eagle - The Silk Road 21 days from £16995

Journey along the famed route of the Silk Road aboard the Shangri-La Express and the Golden Eagle Trans-Siberian Expresson this extended journey from Beijing to Moscow.

Departs from April 2019 to April 2019.

The Golden Eagle - Trans Siberian Express - Westbound 15 days from £12895

Undoubtedly the world's greatest railway journey, the Trans-Siberian Railway runs like a steel ribbon connecting east and west from Moscow over the Urals, across the magnificent Russian steppes and alongside the shore of the world's largest freshwater lake.

Departs from May 2018 to August 2019.

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