summer trans-siberian

UNFORGETTABLE TRANS-SIBERIAN RAILWAY JOURNEY

You will travel on the longest railroad in the world all the way from Moscow to Vladivostok 9,289 km (5,772 mi), through 7 time zones, 16 days or from Moscow to Beijing through Mongolia, 19 days. You will enjoy a unique experience of traveling with locals in regular trains. We will stop at many cultural, historical and natural places of interest. We selected the most interesting places to visit along the route, while skipping the tourist traps.
The Trans-Siberian tour is fully escorted (in the train as well) and all-inclusive: meals (including food on the train), excursions and accommodation.
We have 2 routes:
Moscow - Vladivostok, 16 days (17 nights): Moscow, Kazan, Tobolsk, Tyumen, Irkutsk, Baikal lake, Ulan-Ude, Vladivostok
Moscow - Beijing, 19 days (20 nights): Moscow, Kazan, Tobolsk, Tyumen, Irkutsk, Baikal lake, Ulan-Ude, Ulaanbaatar, Terelj, Beijing

Your experience and towns:

WHY TO CHOOSE TRAVEL WITH US

Crossing Baikal lake

40 km by boat

Many times while crossing our tourists see phoca and mink in the lake in its natural habitat. We will departure directly from Listvyuanka village, where you will stay. Boat will cross Baikal lake and arrive to Tankhoi village on the opposite shore. Trip will take about 3 hours, so you will have time to enjoy beautiful views of Baikal.

Buddhist monastery

Ivolginsky Datsan, Ulan-Ude

Tibetan Buddhism and Orthodox Christianity are the most widespread religions in this region. Ivolginsky datsan is a monastery complex consisting of seven temples, a Buddhist University, priests’ houses. The Main Temple have a preserved body of the Khambo Lama Dashi-Dorzho Itigilov, who died in 1927 and is still sitting upright in the lotus position.

Siberian Tiger, Vladivostok

Safari Park (70 km from the city)

The Siberian tiger is also known as the Amur , Manchurian or Ussurian tiger inhabiting mainly in the Russian Far East. The Safari Park is a fenced plot of forest located in about 70 km from Vladivostok. It helps wounded and sick animals, releases recovering animals back into the wild. In Safari Park you have opportunity to see Siberian Tiger in their natural environment.

Horse ride, Baikal

1 hour ride

You will have a short horse ride at forest and Baykal lake. Besides that we will go by cable car to viewpoint, visit local museums and smithery where you can try to forge something by youself.

Unusual and noteworthy cities.

Kazan, Tyumen, Tobolsk, Ulan-Ude

It is vivid example of mixed cultures and religions on the big territory of Russia. You will see Kazan kremlin with beautiful mosque and chirch inside. Tobolsk is unique place, it is a historical capital of Siberia. There is the only white Kremlin in Siberia. Ulan-Ude is famous by it giant head of Lenin and Buddhist monastery.

You will try local food

Lunch in yurt

You will try local traditional food in every region. In Kazan (muslim region) you will try Tatar food, at Baikal and Ulan-Ude (Buddhist region) you will try Buryat food, and of course we will have Russian (Slavic) traditional food.

Try Russian, Tatar, Buryat, Mongolian, Chinese food

Our trips in 2016

During the trip we will stop here:

Moscow

Moscow

KAZAN

KAZAN

Tyumen

Tyumen

Tobolsk

Tobolsk

Irkutsk

Irkutsk

Baikal

Baikal

Ivolginsky Datsan

Ivolginsky Datsan

Ulan-Ude

Ulan-Ude

Vladivostok

Vladivostok

Ulaanbaatar

Ulaanbaatar

Terelj

Terelj

Beijing

Beijing

16/19 days

9,289 (5,772 mi)
7,621 km (4,735 mi)

7/5 time zones

8/10 stops

Map of trans-Siberian tour

Prices and services

Summer Trans-Siberian railway tour

Tour is fully escorted by English-speaking tour leader from the first to the last day including train

Meals:
Breakfast, lunch, dinner
Group size:
5-15 people
Escorted:
English-speaking tour leader
Train:
Compartments for 4 people
Hotel:
3* twin/double rooms
Guides:
English-speaking guides


Moscow - Vladivostok, 16 days (17 nights): Moscow, Kazan, Tobolsk, Tyumen, Irkutsk, Baikal lake, Ulan-Ude, Vladivostok

1 person
4400 USD
2-3 persons
4300 USD
4+ persons
4200 USD


Moscow - Beijing, 19 days (20 nights): Moscow, Kazan, Tobolsk, Tyumen, Irkutsk, Baikal lake, Ulan-Ude, Ulaanbaatar, Terelj, Beijing

1 person
5300 USD
2-3 persons
5200 USD
4+ persons
5100 USD


*Payment will be in USD in case of bank transfer. If you pay by card you will be charged equal amount in Russian roubles (actual amount deducted from your card will depend on currency conversion rate of your bank)


What is included in the price:

  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner including food in the train
  • Accomodation in hotels(twin/double) during stops in the cities
  • All transfers (including to/from airport)
  • Two additional nights in hotel: the night before and after trip
  • Tickets to museums, Safari Park, horse ride etc.

What is not included:

  • Hotel upgrade to single room: 290/390 USD
  • Train upgrade to compartment for 2 people: 930 USD
  • Air tickets to/from Russia

If group size will be less than 5 people, tour can be cancelled with 100% refund

Cancellation policy

- refund of 100% for the cancellation made 30+ days in advance
- refund of 80% for the cancellation made 29-15 days in advance
- refund of 50% for the cancellation made 15-7 days in advance
- no refund for the cancellation made 6-0 days in advance

Moscow - Vladivostok:

5 July - 20 July
4200-4400 USD
2 August - 17 August
4200-4400 USD
30 August - 14 September
4200-4400 USD


Moscow - Beijing:

5 July - 23 July
5100-5300 USD
2 August - 20 August
5100-5300 USD
30 August - 17 September
5100-5300 USD