11 days in Russia Itinerary

11 days in Russia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Moscow
— 3 nights
2
St. Petersburg
— 5 nights
3
Kaliningrad
— 2 nights

3
nights
Moscow

Moscow ©
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.
Moscow is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Red Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uspensky Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Moscow Kremlin, and brush up on your military savvy at Armoury Chamber.

For ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Moscow tour itinerary planning tool.

Nice, France to Moscow is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Nice to Moscow, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Nice in August; daily highs in Moscow reach 27°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Moscow

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Red Square ©
Red Square
Saint Basil's Cathedral ©
Saint Basil's Cathedral
Moscow Kremlin
Moscow Kremlin

5
nights
St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg ©
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.
St. Petersburg is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The State Hermitage Museum, get engrossed in the history at Kazan Cathedral, admire the striking features of Catherine Palace and Park, and steep yourself in history at Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our St. Petersburg trip builder app.

Traveling by train from Moscow to St. Petersburg takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kaliningrad.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood ©
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

2
nights
Kaliningrad

Kaliningrad ©
A city of science and philosophy, cosmopolitan Kaliningrad once served as a cultural hub of Germany, Poland, and Lithuania.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurshskaya Kosa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): examine the collection at B-413 Submarine Museum and then take a tour of Research vessel "Vityaz".

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Kaliningrad trip planner.

Traveling by flight from St. Petersburg to Kaliningrad takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from St. Petersburg to Kaliningrad due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kaliningrad

Wildlife · Nature · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 20:
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Kurshskaya Kosa ©
Kurshskaya Kosa
B-413 Submarine Museum ©
B-413 Submarine Museum

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