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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

Legendary Silk Road 14 days from £5495

Journey the renowned Silk Road aboard the Orient Silk Road Express, visiting 7 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Departs from April 2019 to October 2019.

Highlights of the Baltics & Scandinavia 19 days from £3995

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

Departs from July 2019 to September 2020.

Moscow & St Petersburg 7 days from £1725

Discover the two incredible and powerful cities that have both driven and shaped Russia on this magnificent journey.

Departs from July 2019 to September 2019.

Premium Trans-Siberian Express in Winter 20 days from £10995

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

Departs from February 2020 to February 2020.

Russian Winter Wonderland 6 days from £TBC

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.

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The Golden Eagle - A 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 April 2019 to April 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 2020 to February 2020.

The Golden Eagle - Arctic Explorer - Quest for the Northern Lights - New Year 12 days from £9791

Celebrate the New Year and Russian Christmas in Style!

Departs from December 2019 to December 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 Tehran to Moscow.

Departs from October 2019 to October 2019.

The Golden Eagle - The Silk Road 21 days from £19295

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 September 2020.

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