171
trips planned in the last hour
4.6
out of 5
Trustscore rating

Russia trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner Europe  /  Russia

Russia

4.7

Mother Russia

Feared and revered not long ago as the land "behind the Iron Curtain" and before that as "the land of the Tsars," Russia is a land of many contrasts. Spreading over two continents, it is also the largest country in the world and one of the most powerful. Founded by a group of East Slavs in the 10th century, it is home to over 160 different ethnic groups and indigenous peoples. They have all left their mark on the land, but the Slavic and Byzantine traditions hold a special place in Russia's rich historical and cultural legacy. The diverse natural beauty includes vast swathes of plains intersected with thousands of rivers, lakes, and dramatic mountain ranges along the southern borders. Arctic tundra, taiga, mixed forests, steppe, and desert-like areas successively carpet the land from the north to the south. Perfectly preserved ancient towns surrounded by mighty kremlins with colorful onion-domed churches attract tourists just as much as the nation's biggest metropolises, Moscow and Saint Petersburg. Russia is in Europe. When using our Russia trip planner, you're building your holiday based on your own interests, visitor reviews, and the informed opinions of our well-traveled writers.
Read the Russia Holiday Planning Guide
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Russia

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
View more tours

Places to visit in Russia

Popular things to do in Russia

View all >
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 2​h

Museums in Russia

View all >
4.6
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 4​h
4.6
Duration: 4​h 30​min

Historic Sites in Russia

View all >
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Parks in Russia

4.8
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 3​h
3.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.4
Duration: 30​min

Kid-friendly things to do in Russia

View all >
4.1
Duration: 8​h
4.1
Duration: 1​h
4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Fun & Games in Russia

View all >
5.0
Duration: 4​h
4.3
Duration: 1​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 2​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min
2.3
Duration: 1​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 4​h

Where to stay in Russia

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Recently planned trips to Russia

18 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Eastern Europe & Central Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Moscow BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Moscow & Murmansk BY A USER FROM RUSSIA February, popular sights PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 28 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Russia BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 36 days in Russia BY A USER FROM INDIA November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM VIETNAM December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Moscow BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Eastern Europe BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE February, popular sights PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Moscow & St. Petersburg BY A USER FROM MEXICO December, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans