Architecture Tour in Russia

View over two hundred years of Russian architecture. A unique tour given by university experts focuses on Russian architecture to include: Soviet style, Empire style, Art Nouveau, Stalin's Skyscrapers and Russian Baroque. 


Length:  8 Days
Location:  Moscow & St. Petersburg
Hotel: 4 Star
Size:  4 people and up
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch


Day 1  |  Arrival

Arrival at a Moscow airport:  Sheremetyevo International (SVO), Domodedovo (DME) or Vnukovo International (VKO)
Transfer from the airport to the hotel in a private car

Day 2  |  Soviet Avant-Garde

The day is spent touring the following:
VDNKH, Gostorg, Tsentrosoyuz building, Corbusier House, Narkomzem Building, NKPS, Hilton-Leningradskaya

Day 3  |  Kremlin Day

The morning is spent touring the Kremlin Territories:
Armory, Cathedrals, Ivan Bell Tower, St. Basils

The afternoon is spent touring the Arabat Area:  
Shchusev Museum of Architecture, Gorky House, Melnikov House

Day 4  |  Soviet Architecture

 The day is spent touring the following:
Garage Center, House on Begovaya, Burov House, Stalin’s Skyscrapers, Moscow University, Sparrow Hills, Pioneer’s Palace, Shchusev Museum of Architecture, Shukhov Tower, House on the Embankment

Day 5  |  Stalin’s Skyscrapers, the Empire Style and Art Nouveau

Check out of the hotel in the morning and take the high speed train to
St. Petersburg.

Afternoon is spent touring St. Petersburg's architecture by bus.

Day 6Winter Palace and Cathedrals

The morning is spent touring Hermitage Museum’s Winter Palace Gala Rooms.

The afternoon is spent touring cathedrals:
Church on the Spilled Blood, Grand Choral Synagogue and  St. Isaac’s Cathedral.

Day 7   |  Catherine's Summer Palace and Peterhof Garden Tour

Leave the hotel early and go to Pushkin to tour Catherine’s Summer Palace Tour in the morning.

After lunch tour Peterhof gardens.

Day 8  |  Return Home   

Transportation from hotel to St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo Airport (LED) in a private car

Tour Package Includes

  • 7 nights in a four star hotel, includes VAT

  • 7 Breakfasts and 6 lunches

  • Transfers to and from Moscow and St. Petersburg Pulkovo airport (LED) in a private car

  • Entry into all museums and sights

  • Lectures as outlined in the itinerary

  • Russian tourist visa support letter

  • All transportation during the tour per itinerary

  • English/Russian speaking guide per itinerary

Tour Fee

Fee:  $4,320.00 USD
Single Supplement:  $1,000.00 USD