30 days in Russia Itinerary

30 days in Russia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Krasnoyarsk
— 2 nights
2
Listvyanka
— 1 night
3
Vladivostok
— 4 nights
4
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky
— 2 nights
5
Moscow
— 7 nights
6
St. Petersburg
— 11 nights

2
nights
Krasnoyarsk

Krasnoyarsk ©
Famed for its scenic location, Krasnoyarsk so impressed author Anton Chekhov that he considered it Siberia's most appealing city, describing it as a "picturesque, cultured town." A convenient pit stop for passengers making the trans-Siberian journey, the city serves as the country's major railway junction halfway between Moscow and Vladivostok.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Stolby National Park. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Enisey River, thensee the interesting displays at Krasnoyarsk Regional Local Lore Museum, and then get to know the resident critters at Roev Ruchey Zoo.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Krasnoyarsk is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Krasnoyarsk Standard Time (KRAT) is 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Listvyanka.

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Stolby National Park ©
Stolby National Park
Enisey River ©
Enisey River
Roev Ruchey Zoo ©
Roev Ruchey Zoo

1
night
Listvyanka

Listvyanka ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Baikal.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Listvyanka trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Krasnoyarsk to Listvyanka in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Krasnoyarsk Standard Time (KRAT) to Irkutsk Standard Time (IRKT) is 1 hour. In June in Listvyanka, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Vladivostok.

Things to do in Listvyanka

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Lake Baikal
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Lake Baikal ©
Lake Baikal

4
nights
Vladivostok

Vladivostok ©
Often compared to San Francisco and Naples, the sprawling eastern city of Vladivostok serves as the largest Russian port on the Pacific Ocean.
Take a break from the city and head to Astafyev's Bay and City Embankment. Your inner history buff will appreciate St. Nicholas Cathedral and Nikolai's Triumphal Arch/ Arch of Prince Nicholas. There's much more to do: snap pictures at Russky Bridge, take in panoramic vistas at Eagle's Nest Mount, make a trip to Golden Bridge, and step off the mainland to explore Russian Island.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Vladivostok journey builder app.

You can fly from Listvyanka to Vladivostok in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. Traveling from Listvyanka to Vladivostok, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Listvyanka in June, plan for slightly colder days in Vladivostok, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.

Things to do in Vladivostok

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Astafyev's Bay ©
Astafyev's Bay
St. Nicholas Cathedral ©
St. Nicholas Cathedral

2
nights
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky ©
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): kick back and relax at Khalaktyrsky Beach and then identify plant and animal life at Kamchatka Peninsula.

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Traveling by flight from Vladivostok to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky takes 6 hours. The time zone difference moving from Vladivostok Standard Time (VLAT) to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski Standard Time (PETT) is 2 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Vladivostok in June, with highs in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Moscow.

Things to do in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Parks Outdoors Beaches

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Kamchatka Peninsula
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Kamchatka Peninsula ©
Kamchatka Peninsula

7
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 Kremlin and Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts will appeal to museum buffs. Visit Meshherskoye and Lake Beloye (Vologda Oblast) for some beach relaxation. Step out of Moscow with an excursion to Church of The Holy Virgin in Dubrovitsy--about 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Red Square, browse the exhibits of Kolomenskoye Historical and Architectural Museum and Reserve, walk around Patriarch's Pond, and admire the masterpieces at State Tretyakov Gallery.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Moscow day trip planning website.

Fly from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky to Moscow in 11 hours. The time zone difference moving from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski Standard Time to Moscow Standard Time is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky in June, things will get a bit warmer in Moscow: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to St. Petersburg.

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Church of The Holy Virgin
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Red Square ©
Red Square
Moscow Kremlin
Moscow Kremlin
Saint Basil's Cathedral ©
Saint Basil's Cathedral

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The State Hermitage Museum and Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens. Do your shopping at Nevsky Prospekt and St.Peterburg House of Books. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Russian Museum, don't miss a visit to Palace Square, get engrossed in the history at Peter and Paul Fortress, and head off the coast to Yelagin Island.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the St. Petersburg trip planner.

Traveling by train from Moscow to St. Petersburg takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral
Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens ©
Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens

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