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Moscow - St. Petersburg M/S "Mustai Karim"

12 days
11 nights

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PER PERSON :

Low Season
$ 4,035.00 (Cat. A)
$ 4,580.00 (Cat. B)
$ 4,335.00 (Cat. C)
$ 4,820.00 (Cat. D)
$ 5,060.00 (Cat. E)
$ 6,090.00 (Cat. F)
$ 7,485.00 (Cat. G)
$11,000.00 (Cat. H)

High Season
$ 4,275.00 (Cat. A)
$ 4,710.00 (Cat. B)
$ 4,580.00 (Cat. C)
$ 5,060.00 (Cat. D)
$ 5,305.00 (Cat. E)
$ 6,335.00 (Cat. F)
$ 7,815.00 (Cat. G)
$11,555.00 (Cat. H)

CATEGORY DESCRIPTION

A - Standard Upper Deck
B - Deluxe Upper Deck
C - Standard Boat Deck
D - Deluxe Boat Deck
E - Deluxe Awning Deck
F - Jr. Suite Awning Deck
G - Suite Upper Deck
H - Owners Suite Upper Deck

Dates:

-  low season
May 05, 2020 - May 16, 2020 
Jul 28, 2020 - Aug 08, 2020 
Aug 18, 2020 - Aug 29, 2020 
Sep 29, 2020 - Oct 10, 2020 
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-  high season
May 26, 2020 - Jun 06, 2020 
Jun 16, 2020 - Jun 27, 2020 
Jul 07, 2020 - Jul 18, 2020 
Sep 08, 2020 - Sep 19, 2020 

Cabin Description:

Included:

  • Transfers 
  • Luggage handling in river ports and onboard.
  • Guaranteed accommodations according to your reservation.
  • English/French/German/Spanish/Italian speaking guides onboard
  • Onboard entertainment including Russian language course and Russian songs lessons, live music concerts, dancing music in bars at nights, Captain’s bridge tour, etc.
  • EXCLUSIVE excursion programme per itinerary 
  • Full board catering (three meals per day) including dinner upon arrival and breakfast on the departure day
  • Welcome Bread and Salt Ceremony
  • Captain’s welcome cocktail.
  • Captain’s dinner with upscale menu

Itinerary:

Exquisite cruise on board first luxurious Russian built ship MUSTAI KARIM

Day 1  : ARRIVAL IN MOSCOW

Welcome to Russia. Today transfer from the airport to River port of Moscow is arranged for you. Spend the evening getting to know your fellow travelers at the welcome cocktail party with sparkling wine and Russian delicacy – red caviar. Exquisite dinner is served for you in the restaurant on the main deck.

Day 2  : MOSCOW

Cruise around Moscow - walking tour of Arbat and Moscow Metro - dinner in the city - Russian folk show with meet the starts after performance

Your lunch today combined with picturesque cruise around the city centre.

After the lunch enjoy a walk along legendary pedestrian Arbat Street with its free spirited artists and musicians. Experience the most beautiful metro in the world and visit some of the stunning metro stations.

Dinner in the city restaurant will give you another chance to enjoy the scenery of Moscow.

Clever folk artists will entertain you today in the evening. After the performance, you’ll have an exclusive chance to meet stars of the show and learn more about them and see some specially performed tricks.

Day 3  : MOSCOW

Visit to the observation deck in one of the tallest buildings in Moscow - Stalin's Bunker 42

Your third day in Moscow will present you with unique opportunity to see the city from its highest point and go underground to the deepest place.

Start your day with exclusive visit to the observation deck in newly built skyscraper, enjoy bird’s-eye view of the whole Moscow crowd free as the observation deck exclusively closed for our guests. Try ice cream and chocolate produced there, don’t limit yourself and get as many as you want.

After being at the top of the world, descend into the deepest bunker in Moscow. The bunker was built in 1951 in connection with the imminent threat of a nuclear war with the United States, it is a unique, one of a kind attraction, unparalleled in the world. In the 1960s, Bunker-42 was fully equipped with everything necessary in case of a nuclear strike. Stocks of products, fuel, systems of regeneration and purification of air, supply of drinking water could provide combat alert personnel for several months.

In the afternoon we depart from Moscow and start our exciting journey.

Day 4  : UGLICH

Tour of Uglich with visits to local Kremlin and Church of St. Dmitry - choir concert - visit the home of local family

After spending the morning enjoying the scenery from the ship’s board, arrive to the gem of Russia’s Golden Ring – little ancient town Uglich. Visit Kremlin of Uglich and beautiful Church of St. Dmitry on the Spilled Blood, built where where son of Ivan the Terrible died under mysterious circumstances.

Exclusively for the guests of Mustai Karim concert of choir Kovcheg will be arranged. Spend the  rest of the afternoon being hosted in a home of a local family, special treats and engaging conversations are waiting for you.

Day 5  : PLYOS

City tour of Plyos - museum of famous Isaak Levitan - Russian cuisine and music evening at a local countryhouse

Today we will visit a picturesque provincial town of Plyos which inspired many Russian painters and artists for years. During the city tour you will visit the museum of our legendary Russian landscape artist Isaak Levitan and learn about the Russian art, and daily life of provincial aristocracy.

Enjoy “country house evening in Plyos” with dinner in national restaurant “Chugunok” with caviar degustation and interesting conversations about Russian cuisine. Musical evening "Unexpected encounters with Russian music stars“ is to follow. The descendant of Mustai Karim himself is running the town and some special surprises are prepared here for you. 

Day 6  : YAROSLAVL

City tour of Yaroslavl - visit governor's mansion with cocktails and music - Golden Ring miniature museum - Enamel museum visit with masterclass

Explore the capital of Russia’s Golden Ring, which marked its 1000 year anniversary in 2010. Historical center of the city is on the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. After getting to know the city during sightseeing tour, visit mansion of the ex-governor, where the guides portraying his daughters will show you around the house and invite you for a cocktail in the ballroom to the accompaniment of live music. 

Golden Ring of Russia in miniature exhibit will amaze you with unique night projections, lighting effects on buildings, sounds of cities and other surprises. After that see the only Enamel Art Museum in Russia with a rich collection of works created by leading enamel artists in Russia and abroad. Try your hand in creating enamel art yourself during the master class.

Day 7  : GORITSY

Feropontov Monastery - Cathedral of the Nativity of the Virgin

Start your way to the ancient Feropontov monastery from a peaceful village of Goritsy. The monastery which is included in the UNESCO World Heritage Site is unique in its beauty, authenticity and consistency of architectural details of different centuries. The object of special interest is the Cathedral of Nativity of the Virgin, which walls are covered with invaluable frescoes by the great medieval painter Dionisius.

Day 8  : KIZHI

Transfiguration Cathedral in Kizhi - visit traditional wooden house and Russian banya (sauna) - concert in the evening

After crossing the second largest lake in Europe – Onega, discover the island of Kizhi, home of another UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Explore the unique historical, cultural and natural complex, admire the beauty of Transfiguration Cathedral built without a single nail according to the legend, visit traditional wooden house and Russian banya (sauna). After the tour enjoy excusive concert “Music of Northern Village”.

Day 9  : AT LEISURE ONBOARD

Enjoy the day at leisure on board, today you are passing through the Europe’s two largest lakes Onega and Ladoga.

Today you are invited to Russia’s food fest – learn more about cuisine of different nationalities in Russia

Day 10  : ST. PETERSBURG

City tour of St. Petersburg - lunch in town - Yusupov Placace - special evening visit to Catherine Palace and Amber Room

After relaxing day on board, start your day with early passage under the world renowned  draw bridges of St. Petersburg. Get to know the Northern capital of Russia during bus city tour and special tour of rivers and canals. After substantial lunch learn the mysteries of Yusupov palace, where one of the most controversial figures in Russian history – Grigory Rasputin was murdered.

Today’s evening is the special occasion as you are exclusively invited to the Catherine Palace for the emperor’s reception. Enter the palace through the Golden gate with orchestra accompaniment, visit celebrated Amber Room and enjoy yourself with champagne and canapé.

Day 11  : ST. PETERSBURG

Before hours Hermitage visit - hydrofoil to Peterhof - visit park with fountains and Grand Palace after hours

Start your day with exclusive crowd-free visit to Hermitage museum and enjoy rare opportunity to see famed golden peacock clock being wined up, this is the world’s only large machine of the XVIII century that has survived by this day unchanged. Spend the morning exploring one of the richest museums in the world with paintings of Da Vinhi, Rafael, Rembrandt, Rubens and many others. After lunch high speed hydrofoils will take you to the Peterhof which was created to beat the fame of the Versailles, see exquisite fountains of the lower park and visit the Grand Palace after hours to be the only ones there.

Day 12  : DEPARTURE FROM ST. PETERSBURG

Thank you for spending your holidays on board MS Mustai Karim. After breakfast transfer to the airport is arranged for you.