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16D/15N VIP TRANS-MONGOLIAN 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, Lunch, Dinner)

Historical Museum, Moscow

Full day excursion of the heart of Russia: Red Square, Kremlin grounds and Armory. Lunch and dinner in authentic restaurants.

DAY 3: MOSCOW – TRANS-SIBERIAN
(Breakfast, Lunch)

Continue exploring the capital of Russia going for the Moscow city tour with Novodevichy Convent, Tretyakov Gallery and remarkable Moscow subway. Lunch.

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
(Dinner)

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
(Lunch)

Arrival in Novosibirsk at 14:01 local time (by train #2) or at 18:00 local time (by train #56). Meet your guide and celebrate your arrival in Siberia by lunch/dinner at the restaurant "Expedition" specializing in North Siberian, taiga cuisine! Check-in to the hotel of your choice.

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
(Dinner)

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, Dinner)

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
LEGEND OF BAIKAL by the lake Baikal. Overnight in hotel.

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

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, Lunch, Dinner)

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

Full day tour of Ulaanbaatar with lunch at Mongolian BBQ restaurant: Zaisan Memorial with beautiful panoramic view over city, Buddha Garden, Chinggis khaan square, Gandan Monastery + any museum of your choice (National History museum, or Bogd Khaan’s – last Mongolian emperor – monastery- museum, or Choijin Lama monastery-museum), stop for shopping of Mongolian brands& cashmere store.

19:00 Dinner with Mongolian folklore. 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
(Lunch, Dinner)

11:40 arrival in Beijing. Transfer to the hotel of your choice with short city tour, where you will see the Temple of Heaven and walk along Qianmen Pedestrian Street.

Overnight in hotel.

DAY 15: BEIJING
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Full day tour of your choice with
authentic lunch at local
restaurant.

Choice A: Great Wall (Juyongguan portion) + photo
stop at Olympic Park, where you may see the Bird Nest & Water
Cube

Choice B: Great Wall (Juyongguan portion) + Summer Palace, one of China’s largest and best-preserved royal gardens.

Choice C: Tian’anmen + Forbidden City+ Hutong visits by rickshaw

Choice D: Summer Palace + Hutong visits by rickshaw

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
1st Class Train 8088 11998 8588 12998
Single Supplement 1200 1700

Package Includes:

  • 1st class railway tickets for the route Moscow-Ekaterinburg-Novosibirsk-Irkutsk, Ulaanbaatar – Beij ing + complete 2nd class compartment
    (Quadraple for TWN use) for Irkutsk – Ulaanbaatar leg (1st class doesn’t exist on this train )
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast
    – MOSCOW, 2 nights – hotel of chosen category
    Superior class: 4* Marriott Tveskaya or similar
    Deluxe class: 5* Marriott Royal Aurora or similar
    – YEKATERINBURG – hotel of chosen category
    Superior class: 4* Onegin, Senator, Ural-Hotel or similar
    Deluxe class: : 5* Atrium Palace or Vysotsky or similar
    – NOVOSIBIRSK, 1 night – hotel of chosen category
    Superior class: 4* Domina, Park Inn, Doubletree by Hilton or similar
    Deluxe class: 5* Marriott or similar
    – IRKUTSK, 1 night – 3* COURTYARD MARRIOTT IRKUTSK CITY CENTER or similar
    – LISTVYANKA, 1 night – 4* LEGEND OF BAIKAL or similar
    – ULAANBAATAR, 1 night – hotel of chosen category with extra breakfast upon arrival
    Superior class: 4* UB INN or similar
    Deluxe class: 5* Blue Sky or similar
    – BEIJING, 2 nights – hotel of chosen category
    Superior class: 4* Beijing Plaza or similar
    Deluxe class: 5* Sheraton or Crowne Plaza or similar
  • Meals plan of 10 breakfast + 1 lunch
  • Round-trip transfers in Moscow, Irkutsk & Listvyanka, Ulaanbaatar, Beijing
  • Excursions (car, guide, entrance tickets):
    – Full day excursion in Moscow
    – Full day excursion in Ekaterinburg with lunch
    – Half day excursion in Novosibirsk
    – Full day excursion on the Baikal with fish lunch
    – Full day excursion in Ulaanbaatar with Mongolian BBQ lunch and folk dinner
    – Two excursions in Beijing: half-day and full-day with lunch
  • Meals: Full-board in the cities (matching to dietary restrictions is possible). No meals are arranged in the trains (guests eat in the restaurant cars with payment on spot). During the trip, tourists will taste the best examples of Russian, Soviet, Siberian, Mongolian, and Chinese cuisine in traditional restaurants with beautiful authentic interiors.

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