60 days in Russia Itinerary

60 days in Russia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Uglich
— 5 nights
2
Rostov
— 5 nights
3
Suzdal
— 7 nights
4
Diveyevo
— 5 nights
5
Veliky Novgorod
— 7 nights
6
Pskov
— 8 nights
7
Vyborg
— 4 nights
8
St. Petersburg
— 8 nights
9
Kaliningrad
— 6 nights

5
nights
Uglich

Uglich ©
Uglich is a historic town in Yaroslavl Oblast, Russia, which stands on the Volga River. Museum-lovers will appreciate Bicycle Museum and Museum Svistulki. Do some cultural sightseeing at Petr Smirnov Museum and Museum of Merchantry of Myshkin Makhayev Dvor. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Uglich: Myshkin (Museum of Family Collections Pravoslavny Myshkin, Mouse Museum, &more), Katskari Ethnographical Museum (in Martynovo) and Resurrection Cathedral (in Kashin). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Prince Dimitriy Na Pole, make a trip to Church of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin, see the interesting displays at Uglich Hydropower Engineering Museum, and steep yourself in history at Church of Tsarevich Demetrius on the Blood.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Uglich vacation tool.

Santiago, Chile to Uglich is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Santiago to Uglich is 7 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can drive to Rostov.

Things to do in Uglich

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Myshkin, Katskari Ethnographical Museum, Church of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin, Resurrection Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
Bicycle Museum ©
Bicycle Museum
Katskari Ethnographical Museum ©
Katskari Ethnographical Museum
Transfiguration Cathedral
Transfiguration Cathedral

5
nights
Rostov

Rostov ©
Rostov is a town in Yaroslavl Oblast, Russia, one of the oldest in the country and a tourist center of the Golden Ring. You'll explore and learn at Rostov Finifti Museum and Dom Remyosel. Discover out-of-the-way places like Forty Saints' Church and Gate-Church of St John Divine. Change things up with these side-trips from Rostov: Museum of Flat Irons (in Pereslavl-Zalessky) and Yaroslavl (Church of Elijah the Prophet, Private Museum Music and Time, &more). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. John the Evangelist, see the interesting displays at Palaty, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Yakovlevsky Savior Monastery, and get engrossed in the history at Museum Rostovskoye Podvorye.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Rostov travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Uglich to Rostov takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to drive to Suzdal.

Things to do in Rostov

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Yaroslavl, Pereslavl-Zalessky
Highlights from your plan
Forty Saints' Church ©
Forty Saints' Church
Rostov Finifti Museum ©
Rostov Finifti Museum
Palaty ©
Palaty

7
nights
Suzdal

Suzdal ©
One of Russia's oldest settlements, the small town of Suzdal boasts nearly a thousand years of history.
Step off the beaten path and head to Church of Boris and Gleb and State Palekh Art Museum. Visit Transfiguration Cathedral and St Basil's Monastery (Vasilevsky monastyr) for their historical value. Explore Suzdal's surroundings by going to Vladimir (Cathedral of Saint Demetrius, Savior Transfiguration Parish Church of St. Nicholas, &more), Church of the Intercession of the Holy Virgin (in Bogolyubovo) and Yuryev-Polsky Museum of History, Architecture and Art (in Yuryev-Polsky). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Assumption Church (Uspenskaya tserkov), steep yourself in history at Tsar Constantine Church, admire the striking features of Nikolsky Women's Monastery, and explore the world behind art at Museum of Groveler Art.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Suzdal trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Rostov to Suzdal takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Diveyevo.

Things to do in Suzdal

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Vladimir, Mstera, Church of The Transfiguration, Museum of Groveler Art, State Palekh Art Museum
Highlights from your plan
State Palekh Art Museum ©
State Palekh Art Museum
Church of Boris and Gleb ©
Church of Boris and Gleb
Dmitriyevskiy Cathedral Museum ©
Dmitriyevskiy Cathedral Museum

5
nights
Diveyevo

Diveyevo ©
Let the collections at Estate-Industrial Complex Batashevyh-Shepelevyh and Museum of the History of VSW capture your imagination. Step off the beaten path and head to Resurrection Cathedral and Spring of Saint Panteleimon. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Diveyevo: Holy Trinity Church (in Alamasovo), Sanaksar Monastery (in Temnikov) and Sarov Underground Complex (in Sarov).

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Diveyevo trip maker tool.

Drive from Suzdal to Diveyevo in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Veliky Novgorod.

Things to do in Diveyevo

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Vyksa, Holy Trinity Church, Sanaksar Monastery, Holy Trinity Church, Resurrection Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
Resurrection Cathedral ©
Resurrection Cathedral
Spring of Saint Panteleimon ©
Spring of Saint Panteleimon
Queen of Heaven's Holy Trench ©
Queen of Heaven's Holy Trench

7
nights
Veliky Novgorod

Veliky Novgorod ©
An ancient city thriving as a modern tourist destination, Veliky Novgorod rightly bills itself as the birthplace of Russia.
Yaroslav’s Courtyard and Museum Manor Medieval Rushanina are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dostoevsky Memorial House Museum and Church of George Victorious. Explore Veliky Novgorod's surroundings by going to Staraya Russa (Transfiguration Monastery & Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ) and Luga (Memorial Partizanskaya Slava & Church of St. Nicholas). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Center of Musical Antiquities, pause for some serene contemplation at Church Simeona Bogopriimtsa, admire the striking features of Cathedral of the Virgin of the Sign (Znamensky), and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Antoniyev Monastery.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Veliky Novgorod trip maker website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Diveyevo to Veliky Novgorod. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Pskov.

Things to do in Veliky Novgorod

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Staraya Russa, Luga, Church of St. Varlaam
Highlights from your plan
Museum Manor Medieval Rushanina ©
Museum Manor Medieval Rushanina
Tserkov' Spasa na Nereditse ©
Tserkov' Spasa na Nereditse
Novgorodskiy Muzey-Zapovednik ©
Novgorodskiy Muzey-Zapovednik

8
nights
Pskov

Pskov ©
Pskov is a city and the administrative center of Pskov Oblast, Russia, located about 20km east from the Estonian border, on the Velikaya River. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Izborsk Fortress and Pokrova and Rozhdestva ot Proloma Church. Popular historic sites such as Temple of Assumption (Paromeniye) and Basil Church on the Hill are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Pskov side-trips: Pechory (Church of the Forty Martyrs of Sebaste, The Holy Dormition Pskovo-Pechersky Monastery, &more), House-Museum of Sergey Dovlatov (in Berezino) and Cathedral of St. Nicholas (in Izborsk). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Alexander Nevskiy Cathedral, steep yourself in history at Spaso-Kazanskiy Simanskiy Monastery, take an in-depth tour of Memorial Estate of Mussorgsky M. P., and get great views at Olginskaya Chapel And Viewing Point.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Pskov route builder website.

You can drive from Veliky Novgorod to Pskov in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Vyborg.

Things to do in Pskov

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Pechory, Pushkinskie Gory, Porkhov, Izborsk, House-Museum of Sergey Dovlatov
Highlights from your plan
Izborsk Fortress ©
Izborsk Fortress
Gannibaly House Museum in Petrovskoe ©
Gannibaly House Museum in Petrovskoe
Temple of Assumption (Paromeniye) ©
Temple of Assumption (Paromeniye)

4
nights
Vyborg

Vyborg ©
Vyborg, a town and the administrative center of Vyborgsky District in Leningrad Oblast, Russia, lies on the Karelian Isthmus near the head of the Vyborg Bay, 130km to the northwest of St. Discover out-of-the-way places like Byurger Estate and Alvar Aalto Library. Historical-Cultural Center Varyazhskiy Dvor and Izhorskiy Ethnographic Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Vyborg: Priozersk (Korela Fortress Museum, Tank IS-3, &more), Ryaisyalya Church (in Melnikovo) and Primorsk (Orthodox Shrine of the Nativity of Mary & Primorskiy Museum of Local Lore). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Mannerheim Line, take in the pleasant sights at Spaso-Preobrazhenskiy Cathedral, stroll around Monrepos Park, Historical, Architectural and Natural Museum Preserve, and pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Salon Torgils.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Vyborg tour website.

Traveling by car from Pskov to Vyborg takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Vyborg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Priozersk, Primorsk, Temple of Konevskaya Icon of Our Lady, Izhorskiy Ethnographic Museum, Ryaisyalya Church
Highlights from your plan
All Saints Church ©
All Saints Church
Historical-Cultural Center Varyazhskiy Dvor ©
Mannerheim Line ©
Mannerheim Line

8
nights
St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg
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.
Get some historical perspective at Cathedral of the Navity of John the Baptist and Tserkov' svyatitelya Nikolaya Chudotvortsa v Morskom gospitale v Kronshtadte. Museum-lovers will get to explore Historical and Memorial Museum Smolny and Erarta Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to WindTunnel FlyStation (in Kuzmolovsky), Church of St. Nicholas (in Shlisselburg) and Sacred Spring (in Kalozhitsy). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of The Hermitage Pavilion, see the interesting displays at House-Museum of Composer Isaac Schwartz, contemplate the long history of Memorial Sign Strelka Of Vasilievskiy Island, and appreciate the history behind Alexander Column.

Discover how to plan a St. Petersburg trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Vyborg to St. Petersburg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. April in St. Petersburg sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Kaliningrad.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Shlisselburg, House of the Station Master, WindTunnel FlyStation, House-Museum of Composer Isaac Schwartz, Sacred Spring
Highlights from your plan
Neva Embankments
Neva Embankments
Historical and Memorial Museum Smolny ©
Historical and Memorial Museum Smolny
House of the Station Master ©
House of the Station Master

6
nights
Kaliningrad

Kaliningrad ©
A city of science and philosophy, cosmopolitan Kaliningrad once served as a cultural hub of Germany, Poland, and Lithuania.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Museum "Domik Angelov" and Private Museum Old German School Valdvinkel. Your inner history buff will appreciate Church of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God and Kirch Neuhausen. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kaliningrad: Lesnoy (Museum of Russian Superstitions & Drevnyaya Sambiya), Baltiysk (Fort Zapadny & Cathedral of St. George of Baltic Fleet Cathedral) and Heinrichswalde Church (in Slavsk). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Fort XI Donhoff, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Konigsberg Cathedral, explore the world behind art at German Brakhert's House Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Fort #5 King Fredric-Wilhelm the Third.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Kaliningrad travel planner.

Traveling by flight from St. Petersburg to Kaliningrad takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from St. Petersburg to Kaliningrad due to the time zone difference. When traveling from St. Petersburg in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Kaliningrad, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kaliningrad

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Lesnoy, Baltiysk, Museum "Domik Angelov", Church of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God, German Brakhert's House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Amber Museum ©
Amber Museum
Fort XI Donhoff ©
Fort XI Donhoff
Church of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God ©

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