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16D/15N TRANS-MONGOLIAN Railway in Liberty Moscow-Beijing

The Trans-Siberian Railway is the longest railway in the world and a pride of Russia. The Great Siberian Way goes through 2 world continents, 12 Russian regions and 87 cities. The Trans-Siberian Railway is featured in the "Guinness Book of Records" for three categories: total length, number of stations, and construction time. Continuing southwards after lake Baikal, by the Trans-Mongolian railway, an ancient tea-caravan route, connecting China with Russia via Mongolia, you will have a chance to see three unique civilizations during this lifetime journey!

*Min 2 to go
Daily departures
Year-round

TOUR ITINERARY

DAY 1: ARRIVE MOSCOW

Arrival in Moscow. Transfer to the hotel of your choice. Overnight at hotel.

DAY 2: MOSCOW
(Breakfast)

Historical Museum, Moscow

Full day city tour of the capital of Russia with Kremlin and Armory, ending at City Center. Overnight at hotel.

DAY 3: MOSCOW – TRANS-SIBERIAN
(Breakfast)

Free time till the transfer to the railway station. Depart to Yekaterinburg by the superior trains #60 or #16 at 16:38. Journey time: 25h: 26m. Overnight in train.

DAY 4: TRANS-SIBERIAN – YEKATERINBURG

Arrival in Yekaterinburg at 20:04 (local time). Cross the station square and check-in 3* MARINS PARK EKATERINBURG or similar (located opposite the station).

DAY 5: YEKATERINBURG – TRANS-SIBERIAN
(Breakfast, Lunch)

Full day excursion with lunch in Russian tavern: city tour of Ekaterinburg, Ganina Yama, and border of Europe and Asia.

Board one of the superior evening trains heading to Novosibirsk: #2 ROSSIYA at 17:39 local time. Journey: 19h: 22m. Or #56 ENISSEY at 18:38 local time. Journey: 22h: 22m. Overnight in train.

DAY 6: NOVOSIBIRSK – TRANS-SIBERIAN

Arrival in Novosibirsk at 14:01 local time (by train #2) or at 18:00 local time (by train #56). Cross the station square and check-in to the 4* hotel CONGRESS HOTEL NOVOSIBIRSK or similar, located just opposite the station. Overnight at hotel.

DAY 7: NOVOSIBIRSK – TRANS-SIBERIAN
(Breakfast)

Half-day city tour of the Unofficial Capital of Siberia, ending at the station.

Board the train heading to Irkutsk at 14:20 local time (#2 ROSSIYA or #8 fast standard train). Journey time: 28:29. Overnight in train.

DAY 8: TRANS-SIBERIAN – IRKUTSK

Arrival in Irkutsk at 20:59 (local time) and transfer to the 3* hotel CORTYARD BY MARRIOTT or similar in Irkutsk city center. Overnight in hotel.

DAY 9: IRKUTSK – LAKE BAIKAL (LISTVYANKA)
(Breakfast, Lunch)

Full day excursion to the Lake Baikal: Shaman-Rock point view over Angara River, Open-air Museum of Wooden Siberian Architecture, Museum of Lake Baikal, lunch with Baikal fish specialties. 1-hr boat trip of the lake. Check-in to the hotel or Wooden chalet in Listvyanka settlement. Overnight in hotel.

DAY 10: LISTVYANKA – IRKUTSK – TRANS- MONGOLIAN
(Breakfast)

Epiphany Cathedral, Irkutsk

Morning free. Afternoon transfer to Irkutsk, followed by Irkutsk city tour with the most remarkable sights, "wooden lace" houses, and the 130 Quarter, a quarter with reconstructed city’s buildings of the 19th-20th centuries. Transfer to the railway station for onward travel to Ulaanbaatar by the train #362 at 21:30 local time. Journey time: 36h: 00m.

DAY 11: TRANS-MONGOLIAN

Day in train. Enjoy the views from the train window while traveling through the Republic of Buryatia.

DAY 12: TRANS-MONGOLIAN – ULAANBAATAR
(Breakfast)

05:40 Arrival in Ulaanbaatar. Transfer to the hotel of your choice and enjoy your breakfast before the check-in is possible.

Free time in Ulaanbaatar. Overnight in hotel.

DAY 13: ULAANBAATAR – TRANS-MONGOLIAN
(Breakfast)

Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to the station and depart to Beijing by the train #24 at 07:30 local time. Journey time: 28h: 25m.

Overnight in train.

DAY 14: TRANS-MONGOLIAN – BEIJING

11:40 arrival in Beijing. Transfer to the hotel Beijng Plaza 4*. Free time to explore the capital of China.
Overnight in hotel.

DAY 15: BEIJING
(Breakfast)

Free time to explore Beijing. Overnight in hotel.

DAY 16: DEPART BEIJING
(Breakfast)

Transfer to the airport for onward flight from Beijing International Airport.

Price per person per package, SGD

Price Tourist Class Superior Class
02 Pax -Twin sharing Single Traveller 02 Pax -Twin sharing Single Traveller
2nd Class Train 2358 3228 2508 3368
1st Class Train 3268 4138 3418 4278
Single Supplement 900 950

Package Includes:

  • 2nd class railway tickets for the route Moscow-Ekaterinburg-Novosibirsk-Irkutsk-Ulaanbaatar – Beijing
    – 1st class is not available for the leg Irkutsk-Ulaanbaatar, so in case of supplement for 1st class train tickets two tourists would have an entire 2nd class compartment (Quadruple for TWN use).
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast
    – MOSCOW, 2 nights – hotel of chosen category
    Tourist class: 3* COSMOS or AlFA or MATRESHKA or similar
    Superior class: 4* HERIMTAGE NA POKROVKE or PRESIDENT or MANDARIN or VELIY MAHOVAYA or similar
    – YEKATERINBURG, 1 night and late check-out – 3* MARINS PARK or similar
    – NOVOSIBIRSK, 1 night – 4* CONGRESS HOTEL NOVOSIBIRSK or similar
    – IRKUTSK, 1 night – 3* COURTYARD MARRIOTT IRKUTSK CITY CENTER or similar
    – LISTVYANKA, 1 night – 3* WOODEN COTTAGE or HOTEL
    – ULAANBAATAR, 1 night – hotel of chosen category with extra breakfast upon arrival
    Tourist class: 3* KHARAA or similar
    Superior class: 4* UB INN or similar
    – BEIJING, 2 nights – 4* BEIJING PLAZA HOTEL or similar
  • Meals plan of 10 breakfast + 1 lunch
  • Round-trip transfers in Moscow, Irkutsk & Listvyanka, Ulaanbaatar, Beijing
  • Full day excursion on the Baikal with fish lunch (car and the guide) (English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Polish, Chinese, Korean, Japanese

Terms and Conditions apply.


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