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Imperial Russia 2022


9 days from $8,995 per person

Limited to 18 guests

Experience the opulent splendors of Russia’s imperial ruling class, from the modern bustle of Moscow, replete with echoes of the Soviet era, to the Baroque splendor of St. Petersburg, when the eyes of the Russian people turned westward.

A&K Advantages

  • Meet and talk with Mikhail Gorbachev’s personal translator for unique insight into the collapse of the Soviet Union
  • Gain exclusive access not available to the general public to Konstantin Palace, the official St. Petersburg residence of the president of Russia
  • Benefit from early entry to the incomparable Hermitage Museum, viewing its world-famous art collections at a calmer, less-crowded time of day
  • Explore St. Petersburg with a canal cruise and a concert of Russian music at Peter and Paul Fortress, as well as a visit to the summer palace of Peter the Great
  • Visit the intimate Fabergé Museum for up-close views of its glittering treasures, including the stunning Fabergé eggs

Itinerary at a Glance

DAY 1
Arrive Moscow, Russia
DAY 2
Moscow | The Kremlin’s Treasures
DAY 3
Moscow | Private Lunch with Gorbachev’s Translator
DAY 4
St. Petersburg | Concert at Peter and Paul Fortress
DAY 5
Petrodvorets | Legacy of Peter the Great
DAY 6
St. Petersburg | Early Entry to the Hermitage
DAY 7
Pushkin | Design Your Day
DAY 8
St. Petersburg | Private Museum Visit & Concert
DAY 9
Depart St. Petersburg
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A&K Travel and COVID-19

Proof of COVID-19 full vaccination is required for this program. See our Frequently Asked Questions.

Travel Privately with A&K | For a private journey consider Tailor Made Russia: Moscow & St. Petersburg or customize a Russian journey just for you.

Book With Confidence

Read more about our flexible booking policy.

A&K Travel and COVID-19

Proof of COVID-19 full vaccination is required for this program. See our Frequently Asked Questions.

Travel Privately with A&K | For a private journey consider Tailor Made Russia: Moscow & St. Petersburg or customize a Russian journey just for you.


Book With Confidence

Read more about our flexible booking policy.

A&K Travel and COVID-19

Proof of COVID-19 full vaccination is required for this program. See our Frequently Asked Questions.

Travel Privately with A&K | For a private journey consider Tailor Made Russia: Moscow & St. Petersburg or customize a Russian journey just for you.


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