7 days in Moscow & St. Petersburg Itinerary

7 days in Moscow & St. Petersburg Itinerary

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Moscow
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St. Petersburg
— 3 nights
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Moscow

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 plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Red Square, appreciate the history behind Fyodor Cherenkov Monument, make a trip to Red Light District, and explore the world behind art at State Tretyakov Gallery.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Moscow day trip planner.

Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Moscow is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Moscow Standard Time, which is usually a -2.5 hour difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to -1°C, and evening lows to -5°C. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Moscow

Historic Sites · Museums

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St. Petersburg

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): examine the collection at Secrets of St Petersburg. On the 28th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Palace Square, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, and then explore the world behind art at The State Hermitage Museum.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our St. Petersburg day trip planning website.

Traveling by train from Moscow to St. Petersburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In December, daytime highs in St. Petersburg are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Historic Sites