Traversing the expanse of Russia, from Moscow to Vladivostok, the Trans-Siberian Express line covers 9,000 kilometres, passing through eight time zones and 80 towns and cities. Highlights of the journey include Kazan and the UNESCO-protected Kremlin, Novosibirsk, Irkutsk, the capital of Siberia, and a barbeque on the beach at the world’s largest freshwater lake, Lake Baikal. Travel in comfort aboard the Golden Eagle train, which offers Imperial Suite, Gold and Silver Class cabins. Gold Class cabins are the largest at 77 square ft and feature en suite bathrooms with power showers and underfloor
heating, DVD / audio systems and individual climate control. Silver Class cabins
have similar facilities in a more compact space of 60 square ft. Imperial suites class cabins have a space of 120 square ft with a double bed and a lounge area with dressing table. The Golden Eagle features a Lounge / Bar Car and a Restaurant Car, which serves
local delicacies and international cuisine.
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Transfer to the Ritz Carlton (or similar) for 1 night. Welcome reception and dinner. (D
Full-day tour of Moscow, including the Kremlin. In the afternoon, board the Golden Eagle for the 12-night journey to Vladivostok. (B, L, D)
Morning arrival in Kazan, the capital of Tatarstan. Visit the Unesco-listed Kremlin. (B, L, D)
Cross the Europe-Asia divide and arrive in Ekaterinburg, capital of the Urals. Visits include the Romanov execution site. (B, L, D)
Stop in Novosibirsk and visit the opera house and Lenin Square. (B, L, D)
Day at leisure on board the train. (B, L, D)
Morning arrival in Irkutsk, the ‘Paris of Siberia’. See the major sights and museums. (B, L, D)
Pass by Lake Baikal, the world’s largest freshwater lake. Stop for a barbecue at one of the bays, weather permitting. Continue to Listvyanka, a small Baikal village. (B, L, D)
Morning arrival in Ulan Ude where there will be a tour and concert. (B, L, D)
Morning arrival in Ulan Bator, capital of Mongolia. Visit the National History Museum. Optional visit to Terelj National Park. (B, L, D)
See Siberia at its most remote and beautiful as the train enters the permafrost region. (B, L, D)
Morning arrival. Take a tour of this Russian town, closed to the outside world during the Soviet years, and transfer to the Hotel Hyundai for 1 night. Farewell dinner at the hotel. (B, L, D)
Transfer to the airport or continue with your onward travel arrangements. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
The itinerary does not include international or domestic Russian flights. Please contact Cox & Kings for prices.
This tour will have transfers and excursions shared with one or more other parties who may or may not be Cox & Kings clients. Cox & Kings is acting as an agent on behalf of Golden Eagle Luxury Trains Limited and its cancellation conditions will apply. Please contact Cox & Kings for details.
This journey can also be taken in reverse. Golden Eagle Luxury Trains Limited also operates rail journeys to the Naadam festival in Mongolia and along the Silk Road. Please contact Cox & Kings for details, departures and prices, or see details at CoxandKings.co.uk
Featuring some of the most luxurious
accommodation throughout the tour. Prices are
based on the standard category, unless indicated
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call 020 3411 2135 or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk.
Travel in comfort aboard the Golden Eagle train, which offers Gold and Silver Class cabins and Imperial suites. Gold Class cabins are 7 sq metres and feature en suite bathrooms with power showers and underfloor heating, DVD / audio systems and individual climate control. Silver Class cabins have similar facilities in a more compact space of 6 sq metres. The Imperial suite has is 11 sq metres and contains a fixed double bed and lounge area with dressing table. The Golden Eagle features a lounge / bar car and a restaurant car, which serves local delicacies and international...
Centrally located in Vladivostok the Hotel Hyundai is within walking distance of many of the city's sights and the main shopping area. The 155 rooms each feature a mini bar, hair dryer, international television and automatic heating or air conditioning. Hotel facilities include 2 restaurants, a bar, a cafe and a fitness...
The Ritz Carlton is a luxury 5 star hotel located a few steps from the Kremlin and Red Square. The hotel has 344 spacious and luxuriously decorated rooms and suites which are traditionally furnished with polished wood and rich natural fabrics. The hotel's restaurants are some of the finest in Moscow and there is a spa offering a large range of therapies and...
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.
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