Party-loving travelers will enjoy this night out on the town in Moscow. Finish off a busy day of sightseeing with a few relaxing drinks (which may turn into a more high-energy night of dancing at a club, if you let it!) You’ll be driven around in a Soviet-era van and taken to unique, memorable bars. Don’t waste time in overpriced tourist traps with sub-standard drinks, as your local guides will only show you the best places.
You will discover a unique 700 years old monastery in the heart of Moscow and enjoy a traditional russian dinner in the monks' refectory.Spend an evening in this mythical place marked by the steps of Vasily the third, Peter the Great and Napoleon Bonaparte. Your guide will detail the history of the monastery and share anecdotes fuelled by centuries of rich history. On your way to the bell tower, you will encounter the world's only ceramic iconostase. On top of the bell tower, enjoy the sunset illuminating Moscow's rooftops.After the visit, you will seat down at the monks table, in the refectory. There, under the magnificent painted dome, you will enjoy a traditional Russian dinner with soups, salads, stew, bakeries and breads, all freshly baked within the monastery walls.
Admire the historical Russian city of Dimitrov, founded in the year 1154, on a hot air balloon ride with transport from Moscow. This private tour provides the chance to float through the air on a 60-minute balloon flight, looking down on the picturesque landscape outside Moscow. A glass of Champagne and a certificate are included to celebrate your adventure.
The major metropolitan centers offer only one version of life in Russia. For many Russians, life is quieter and led in provincial towns and villages. This private full day tour gives you the chance to explore the towns of Vladimir and Suzdal. Travel with a private guide into the countryside where you can see and learn about rural Russia as it was in the past and is now.
No, we are not kidding! We will bring you to ride a tank on an off-road training path, shoot Russian military weapons and fire off a bazooka. What’s more? We include an army field Russian lunch, with vodka, and a visit to the park patriot! Come get some good old Russian fun in a crazy 8-hour excursion full of surprises.
Get out of Moscow and into the surrounding countryside without the hassle of driving or planning public transport. This private guided tour takes you to two towns on the Golden Ring. Visit the spiritual center of the Russian Orthodox Church in Sergiev Posad and see medieval architecture in Pereslavl Zalessky.
Enjoy an entertaining way of discovering Moscow on this morning tour. Meet your guide in front of St. Basil’s Cathedral, and hop aboard your classic, Soviet-era vehicle. Over the course of the next few hours, you’ll travel around Moscow and will see its key highlights, including the KGB Building, the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, and more. You’ll also learn the stories behind the sights from your guide, and will enjoy Russian drinks and snacks as you explore.
Enjoy a rare opportunity to shoot Soviet military weapons at a shooting range in Moscow. Learn the basics and fire off rounds from classic firearms such as a Yarygin pistol, AK-47, and a Dragunov sniper, all under the guidance of a professional instructor. Choose from a variety of different packages including up to 60 live bullets.
An enlightened combo... Half partying and half sightseeing, Moscow by night onboard a Soviet van is the ideal excursion for people who are keen to discover the city while having fun!Onboard our Soviet van, you will find a minibar offering at your convenience cold water, Russian beers and Soviet champagne. Caviar toasts (on request) will also accompany you along the way. Choose your favorite Russian song on the speaker and let's go!For the next 3 hours, you'll drive around the illuminated capital, discovering no less than 12 key sights. The van will stop 5 times for your guide to reveal the history and secrets of the major spots.Finally, we’ll drop you off at your hotel or in a bar/club to dance till sunrise.
Two days trip by car through the golden ring of Russia with a private chauffeur-guide. In addition to the classic attractions, we will show you some hidden gems without any tourists. Flexibility and good atmosphere are at the rendezvous. We will make you discover the deep Russia, its culture and its gastronomy, guaranteed surprises!
Escape the city and immerse yourself in the ultimate Russian fairytale city on a private trip to Kolomna from Moscow. Visit the 14th-century Kolomna Kremlin, home to the Assumption Cathedral, and take a tour of the Marshmallow Museum. Plus, you’ll stroll along the Moskva River and visit museums dedicated to history and culture. Hotel pickup and drop-off in Moscow are included.
Everything on the estate, situated in a pastoral setting of birch forests and orchards, has been preserved as he left it – his living room (Tolstoy was born on the leather sofa), library (with 22,000 volumes), and parlor (where his wife Sofya Andreyevna meticulously copied his manuscripts). On the Persian walnut desk in the study, Tolstoy wrote Anna Karenina, War and Peace (which Sofia recopied by hand nine times, when not busy bearing his 13 children!) and chapters of The Resurrection. Today the manor house functions as the Tolstoy House Museum. The writer also opened a school for local peasant children, and this now houses the Literary Museum. Tolstoy also developed a philosophy of Christianity so potent that the Russian Church excommunicated him. Tolstoy wrote: “It is difficult for me to imagine Russian without my Yasnaya Polyana”. The great writer died in the station master’s hut on November 7; his last words were said to be: “To seek, always to seek”.
Combine your sightseeing with an immersion in traditional Russian culture on this full-day tour. Meet in the morning in front of St. Basil’s Cathedral, and hop aboard your classic, Soviet-era van. You’ll leave city limits to visit the Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius (Russia’s most important monastery). Then, head to a traditional lakeside banya for a classic Russian spa experience. Enjoy several hours of treatments, including a skin scrub, and follow up your banya experience with a three-course dinner. Finally, return to Moscow in the evening.
The ultimate off-the-beaten-track adventure, this small-group tour combines two out-of-the-box thrills. First, don a headlamp and go urban spelunking through an underground network of tunnels. Then, hop in a vintage-style military van for an off-road ride across the countryside, where you’ll even power across a river.
There are walking tours and there are bus tours, but this unique Segway tour provides an entirely new perspective on the city of Moscow. It’s the perfect tour for those who are new to the city as well as those who are very familiar with Moscow.Riding on a Segway isn’t difficult, but it’s important to know how to manoeuvre one. This tour begins in Central Moscow. Enjoy a brief but thorough safety briefing to make sure everyone feels comfortable and knowledgeable about their Segway. And once you feel confident, it’s time to hit the open road.This Segway tour is a fantastic orientation to Moscow and a great opportunity to explore the city with a local guide. You will enjoy major landmarks of Moscow as the Kremlin walls, St.Basil Cathedral, Arbat street and many more on your own electric Segway. A tour leader will stop every few times so you can enjoy the sites and take nice photos of tremendous Moscow cityscapes
Get onboard our classic soviet vans on a 3-hour guided excursion to discover the best spots in the Russian capital! During the journey, the van will stop 7 times at the city key points and you’ll see no less than 12 main sights. Caviar snacks and drinks “ à la russe “ will be served along the way. Jumping off the van, you will go to a typical Russian restaurant for lunch before diving into one of the most impressive underground networks more than 33 meters below ground.Real underground museum decorated by the greatest soviet artists, some of the stations are even considered as the deepest and the most sumptuous of the world. Almost 9 million people use the metro every day and it is the Muscovites’ favorite transport ! Explore 6 atypical metro stations with a local guide that will help you to discover or rediscover Russian History from another angle.Coming back to the surface, you’ll have the opportunity to see 3 of the “ Seven Sisters “ to complete this authentic excursion.
Come to Russia for a "once in a lifetime" experience!During this immersive trip you will learn the melodic and mysterious Russian language while traveling through the immensity of the Russian territory with the mythical Trans-Siberian railway.Traveling by train will offer you incomparable views of the Siberian landscapes. This 14 days trip includes daily Russian language classes with a native certified Russian teacher. You will have dozens of opportunities to apply your new language skills by interacting with the local people, sharing with them unforgettable moments and learning more about the famous Russian soul.Three main stops are planned during this journey so that you can discover more in-depth some of the most fascinating places or Western Russia and Siberia: departing from Moscow the train will stop in Kazan, Yekaterinburg and the Baikal Lake, before a final stop in Vladivostok on the Pacific Ocean. A journey of more than 9000 kms across 7 time zones!
Suzdal is a real city-reserve. The local Kremlin is an ancient fortress, on the territory of which is located the golden-domed Mother of God-Nativity Cathedral with frescoes of the 13th century. In the buildings of the Bishops' Chambers, an exposition of 15th century icons is presented. In the northern part of the city is located the Spaso-Euthymius Monastery with the white stone Transfiguration Cathedral.Vladimir is a member of the Golden Ring and it was founded in 990. Admire the Assumption Cathedral with a richly decorated altar and frescoes of the 15th century. The walls of the white-stone Dimitrievsky Cathedral are covered with reliefs depicting animals and saints. Enjoy the Golden Gate - a 12th-century white stone tower with oak doors studded with gilded copper.To go to the Golden ring is the best decision. You will see unique architecture, real Russians outside of fancy capital, try village food and take a plenty of amazing photos!
We will drive the real Soviet Military van to see the famous museum of World War II. During our tour, we may discuss all "hot" topics and facts. I will tell you what Russians think about Soviet era, why many people still love Stalin and miss USSR and what young people know about it.What's more? The museum is amazing! You may even see the modern military technic that just returned from Syria.
In 4 hours, we will show you the main points of interest of Moscow that are not in the city center. This private car tour will allow you to enjoy the most beautiful views of the city while keeping the comfort of a heated and air-conditioned vehicle. This tour remains flexible, we can replace the stops that you have already made by other visits. Rich of ten years experience, you will learn more about the history of Moscow and Russia.
Spend a day in the Military disneyland! Drive a T-80 tank simulator, disasemble and reassemble the legendary Kalashnikov, try crazy shooting with machine gun! Explore the world's biggest collection of armed vehicles!
guide The world of science and aviation comes alive in Central Air Force Museum at Monino. Explore the wonders of Russian and Soviet aviation through the fascinating walk among unique exhibits of the the world's largest aviation museum!
This tour in the heart of the Golden Ring north-east of Moscow will take you to discover its wonders through roads and little paths not frequented by tourists. These 3 days are totally flexible, your trilingual chauffeur-guide with his car is at your disposal. We have a complete basic itinerary that you can edit if you want to focus on something else. Our 10 years experience in Russia will show you the hidden gems of the russian culture in the countryside. We can also recommend you good hotels and delicious traditional restaurants for an even more authentic experience. Have a nice trip!
Sergiev Posad is the first city of Moscow's golden ring, the most beautiful and the most important. Every year thousands of pilgrims and tourists come to visit La Lavra of the Holy Trinity, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We will drive you to "her" but that's not all. We can then accompany you in the city to discover the Russian gastronomy in a traditional market and the other points of interest like the museum of the toys, the museum of history or the monastery of Gethsémani Chernigov. As an option, we suggest you take a detour to Muranovo Manor or Abramtsevo, the XIX century artists' village on the way back. No other day trip offers such a complete program!