14 days in Moscow, St. Petersburg & Kazan Itinerary

14 days in Moscow, St. Petersburg & Kazan Itinerary

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Moscow
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St. Petersburg
— 3 nights
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Kazan
— 4 nights
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Moscow
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Moscow

— 4 nights

Third Rome

Russia's political, economic, and cultural center, Moscow remains the most populous inland city in the world, famed for its colorful history and rich architectural heritage.
Moscow is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Red Square, explore the galleries of Kolomenskoye Historical and Architectural Museum and Reserve, get engrossed in the history at Armoury Chamber, and admire the striking features of Lenin's Mausoleum.

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New Delhi, India to Moscow is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Moscow Standard Time is minus 2.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in September, expect Moscow to be much colder, temps between 17°C and 9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Fri) before leaving for St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Moscow

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

St. Petersburg

— 3 nights

Venice of the North

Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): deepen your knowledge of military history at Cruiser Aurora. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Russian Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Isaac's Cathedral, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kazan Cathedral.

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Traveling by flight from Moscow to St. Petersburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. October in St. Petersburg sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Kazan.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Historic Sites

Kazan

— 4 nights

Sports Capital of Russia

The heart of Tatar culture, Kazan carries the epithet of the "Third Capital of Russia" because of its rich history and thriving economy.
Go for a jaunt from Kazan to Raifa to see Raifa Monastery about 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Kazan Kremlin, pause for some serene contemplation at Annunciation Cathedral, admire the striking features of Agricultural Palace, and get a taste of the local shopping with Gallery-Workshop of Zaitsev.

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Traveling by flight from St. Petersburg to Kazan takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Kazan can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Moscow.

Things to do in Kazan

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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Moscow

— 2 nights

Third Rome

Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): engage your brain at The Museum of Cosmonautics, then see the interesting displays at Chambers of The Romanov Boyars, and then shop like a local with GUM. Keep things going the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then explore the world behind art at Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, and then explore the world behind art at New Tretyakov Gallery.

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Traveling by flight from Kazan to Moscow takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Moscow

Museums · Tours · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites