4 days in Russia Itinerary

4 days in Russia Itinerary

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1
Moscow
— 1 night
Train
2
St. Petersburg
— 2 nights
Train

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1
night
Moscow

Third Rome

Russia's political, economic, and cultural center, Moscow remains the most populous inland city in the world, famed for its colorful history and rich architectural heritage.
On the 9th (Mon), ride with the locals on Moscow Metro, make a trip to Red Square, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Basil's Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Chambers of The Romanov Boyars, and finally stroll the grounds of Tserkov' Uspeniya Presvyatoy Bogoroditsy V Novodevich'yem Monastyre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Lenin's Mausoleum, admire the masterpieces at State Tretyakov Gallery, then stroll around Sparrow Hills (Vorobyovy Gory), and finally explore the world behind art at New Tretyakov Gallery.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Moscow road trip planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Moscow. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in November, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Moscow

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Transportation
Highlights from your trip
Red Square ©
Must see
Red Square
4.7

2
nights
St. Petersburg

Venice of the North

Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Palace Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, and then admire the masterpieces at The State Hermitage Museum. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Bronze Horseman, Monument To Peter I, see the interesting displays at Saint Isaac's Cathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at Kazan Cathedral, and finally see the interesting displays at Russian Museum.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the St. Petersburg online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Moscow to St. Petersburg by train takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in St. Petersburg can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Highlights from your trip
The State Hermitage Museum ©
Must see
The State Hermitage Museum
4.7
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Specialty Museum
Saint Isaac's Cathedral
4.8

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