Often viewed as the ultimate rail journey,
this 16-day itinerary along the Trans-
Siberian Railway aboard the Tsar’s Gold
will take you from the majesty of the Red
Square in Moscow, through the remote
Russian steppes to the heart of Siberia and
then onwards to Mongolia, finally arriving
into Beijing in the north-east of China.
Fly to Moscow and transfer to a 4-star hotel for
1 night. Evening city tour followed by dinner. (D)
Morning visit to the imposing Kremlin to
view the renowned Cathedral Square. In the
afternoon, board the Tsar’s Gold for the 5-night
journey to Irkutsk. (B, L, D)
Morning arrival in Kazan, the capital of Tatarstan,
and visit the Unesco-listed kremlin. (B, L, D)
Cross the Europe-Asia divide and arrive in
Yekaterinburg, capital of the Urals. Visits include
the Romanov execution site. (B, L, D)
Stop in Novosibirsk and see the Trans-Siberian
Monument. (B, L, D)
Day 6 is at leisure on board the train. On Day 7
arrive into Irkutsk. View the traditional wooden
houses and the ethnographic museum. Stay 1
night at a 4-star hotel. (B, L, D)
Morning visit to the picturesque village of
Listvyanka and take a boat ride to Port Baikal.
In the afternoon, board the Tsar’s Gold for the
2-night journey to Ulan Bator. (B, L, D)
Morning arrival in Ulan Ude, capital of the Buryat
Republic, where there will be a tour. (B, L, D)
Morning arrival in Ulan Bator, the capital of
Mongolia. Visit the Gandan Buddhist monastery
and the Choijin Lama temple. Stay overnight at
a 4-star hotel. (B, L, D)
Morning visit to the Terelj National Park. In the
afternoon, board the Tsar’s Gold for the 2-night
journey to Beijing. (B, L, D)
At leisure. See the Gobi desert while crossing the
border from Mongolia to China. (B, L, D)
Morning arrival into the capital of China.
Afternoon at leisure. Stay for 3 nights at a 4-star
hotel. (B, L)
Full-day tour of Beijing including Tiananmen Square, the Temple of Heaven and the
Forbidden City. (B, L)
Visit the Great Wall of China and the renowned
Ming Tombs. (B, L, D)
Transfer to the airport and fly to London with
British Airways. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is led in each destination en route by a local tour escort.
Based in 4- and 5-star accommodation. Cabins are based on the Classic category.
Cabin upgrade supplements per person:
Price per person based on Classic category
Superior category from £270.00
Superior Plus category from £620.00
Nostalgic category from £2,130
Bolshoi category from £4,500
Bolshoi Platinum category from £6,200
Prices are on request
The Trans-Siberian Railway aboard the Tsar's Gold departs on the following dates:
6 May 2017 - Moscow to Beijing
13 May 2017 Beijing to Moscow
3 Jun 2017 - Moscow to Beijing
10 Jun 2017 - Beijing to Moscow
29 Jun 2017 - Moscow to Beijing
6 Jul 2017 - Beijing to Moscow
22 Jul 2017 - Moscow to Beijing
29 Jul 2017 - Beijing to Moscow
17 Aug 2017 - Moscow to Beijing
24 Aug 2017 2016 - Beijing to Moscow
9 Sep 2017 - Moscow to Beijing
16 2017 2016 - Beijing to Moscow
This tour will have transfers
and excursions that may be shared with one or
more other parties who may or may not be
Cox & Kings clients.
This journey can also be taken in
reverse, from Beijing to Moscow (westbound).
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards or flight options, or to tailor this itinerary, please call 020 7808 6785 or email email@example.com.
Offering cabins with en suite facilities, the Tsar’s Gold is a superioralternative to the standard train, with set departure dates throughout the year.
Classic, Superior & Nostalgic Class cabins share washing facilities and contain only two beds.
Bolshoi & Bolshoi Platinum Class cabins both feature en suite bathrooms.
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
Flight details may be subject to change prior to departure.
This tour can be booked / reserved online by clicking on one of the coloured links below.
TFU2017: 15 Nights