trans-siberian railway - with custom touring
17 days - 5 cities - 2 countries
From Moscow in Russia to Ulan Bator in Mongolia or reverse
This unforgettable journey, limited to a small group between 8 & 18 travelers, takes you along theTrans-Siberian/Mongolian railway line. Discover the local way of life during your city stays and receive unique local insights from your professional tour leader during your time on board the train. Enjoy comfortable accommodation in the cities and 1st class train cabins in your own private train car used exclusively by the group. Cross 1/3 of the world on the legendary Trans-Mongolian railway in just 17 days: from mighty Moscow to glorious Kazan, the cradle of Tatar culture, and Ekaterinburg set right on the border of Europe and Asia. Absorb the beauty of Lake Baikal and explore the Buddhist and nomadic traditions of Mongolia. 9 nights in 4-star centrally located hotels, 2 nights in a 3-star lakeside hotel.
Moscow - The Kremlin, Red Square, Armoury Chamber, Tretyakov Gallery, the Metro
Kazan - the centre of Tatar culture: Kazan Kremlin, Qol Sharif Mosque, the leaning Soyembika Tower, the Annunciation Cathedral and the Governor's Palace.
Sviyazhsk -Dormition Monastery, the Monastery of John the Baptist and the Trinity Monastery of St. Sergius, Chak-Chak museum.
Ekaterinburg Tour - Last Days of the Russian Imperial Family
Irkutsk & Lake Baikal - Listvyanka Village Tour & Baikal Museum, Lake Baikal cruise
Ulan Bator - capital of Mongolia: spend time with a nomadic family, overnight in a yurt
3 full days onboard the train en route between Moscow & Ulan Bator - relax onboard, enjoy the passing scenery and the company of fellow travelers.
DATES – 2019
Moscow – Ulan Bator: 12 – 28 May; 12 – 28 Jul;
Reverse journey: 24 May – 09 Jun; 24 Jul – 09 Aug
RATES – 2019
4+ travelling together, price per person: US$ 7 498, deposit US$ 1 500
2 travelers in double occupancy (price per person) US$ 7 698, deposit US$ 1 540
Single traveller US$ 8 898, deposit US$ 1 780
Single traveler rate covers transfers and hotel accommodations for single occupancy.
Rate available on request to have single supplement for train cabin as well.