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JOIN US ON A HOLIDAY TO RUSSIA
With 11 time zones of bewildering enormity, and land stretching from the cultural capitals of Moscow and St Petersburg in the west, to the icy Siberian wastelands in the east, Russia is a country that is guaranteed to intrigue and amaze.
No other country posses such an overpowering sense of history, effects of which are still felt today. Discover the nation’s turbulent past with your feet on the ground where history happened. Each region of the country has a historical story, matched with breath-taking architecture. Step onto the remarkable Red Square in Moscow, and admire the architectural marvels of the St Basil's Cathedral and the Museum of History. A tour of the grandeur of the Kremlin’s ancient walled fortresses, glittering palaces and swirly-spired churches will strike with awe.
Northwest from Moscow, is Russia’s cultural powerhouse – St Petersburg. Considered the Venice of the North for its charming canals, it’s also considered one of the greatest European cities. Uncover its intriguing history and visit the haunting Kazan Cathedral. Turn your eyes to the St Petersburg Hermitage Museum, one of the largest museums in the world – holding more than 3 million artefacts.
While Russia’s cultured cities are home to an abundance of architectural and artistic gems, its idyllic countryside contrasts with picturesque villages and gently rolling hills. The largest and oldest freshwater lake in the world lies within this vast region, along with rivers and forests overflowing with fish and wildlife, sandy shores, majestic volcanoes, and towering mountains.
Whether you're a history buff, an architecture enthusiast, or a nature-lover looking for new horizons to discover, Russia amply delivers.