Day 1 - To St Petersburg: Fly from London Heathrow to St Petersburg with British Airways. Transfer to the Grand Hotel Europe for 4 nights. (N)
Day 2 - St Petersburg: Morning tour of St Petersburg, including Nevsky Prospekt and Vasilevsky Island, and the entrances to the Church of our Saviour on Spilled Blood and the Peter and Paul Fortress. Optional afternoon visit to the Yusupov Palace and its Rasputin exhibition. (B)
Day 3 - St Petersburg: Morning visit to the Hermitage, with its unrivalled collection of European Masterpieces. Afternoon at leisure. This evening attend the Tsars Ball. (B, D)
Day 4 - St Petersburg: Full day at leisure. (B)
Day 5 - To London: Transfer to St Petersburg airport for the flight to London Heathrow with British Airways. (B)
Meal Basis: (B) = Breakfast, (L) = Lunch, (D) = Dinner, (N) = No Meals
Regional flights: Alternative flights are available also with Lufthansa and KLM from regional airlines.