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Russia

 For more information on rail travel through Russia as well as bookings on the tours below, contact our expert rail consultants on 1300 733323

 

Tours by train through Russia

BEIJING TO MOSCOW - TSAR'S GOLD TRANS-SIBERIAN PRIVATE TRAIN

 15 day journey from Beijing to Moscow via Lake Baikal….whether you are looking for a cozy convenience or superior train travel, step aboard the timeless and original Tsar’s Gold private train. Explore the epic and dramatic scenery of one of the most iconic train routes on earth.  Dates: 13 May, 10 June, 6 July, 29 July, 24 August & 16 September 2018 - from AUD$7665 per person twin share in standard cabin. Similar dates in 2019  Click here for details on the train. Contact Guidepost Rail Journeys for prices and reservations. (Gpt-Lern)

MOSCOW TO BEIJING - TSAR'S GOLD TRANS-SIBERIAN PRIVATE TRAIN

 16 day journey from Moscow to Beijing via Lake Baikal….experience some of the world’s most dramatic scenery from the comfort of your private train, the Tsar’s Gold. In Mongolia see the mini-Naadam, an elaborate and colourful festival of the ‘three games of men’, horse riding, archery and wrestling skills. Explore Lake Baikal, the oldest and deepest freshwater lake in the world. You will visit authentic Siberian Villages, country lanes and wooden houses.   Dates: 5 May, 2 & 28 June, 21 July, 16 August & 8 September 2018. From AUD$7665 per person twin share in standar cabin. Similar dates in 2019. Click here for details on the train. Contact Guidepost Rail Journeys for prices and reservations. (Gpt-Lern)

MOSCOW TO ULAN BATOR - TSAR'S GOLD TRANS-SIBERIAN PRIVATE TRAIN

WINTER JOURNEY ...... 13 day journey from Moscow to Ulan Bator via Lake Baikal….a winter fairy tale awaits. Experience the magic of Siberia on an unforgettable private train journey from Moscow to Ulan Bator, Mongolia’s capital. Ride on Lake Baikal’s ice on a motorized sled and discover the wonders of Mongolia.  Dates: 24 February & 29 December 2018 then 22 February 2019 - from AUD$8160 per person twin share. Similar dates in 2019. Click here for details on the train. Contact Guidepost Rail Journeys for prices and reservations. (Gpt-Lern)

ULAN BATOR TO MOSCOW - TSAR'S GOLD TRANS-SIBERIAN PRIVATE TRAIN

 12 day journey from Ulan Bator to Moscow via Lake Baikal….experience the unique charms of Ulan Bator, the dynamic capital of Mongolia. Then get a taste of Russian life from Lake Baikal’s pristine shores to Moscow’s vibrant streets as well as visiting Irkutsk, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg and Kazan.   Dates: 16 May, 13 June, 9 July, 1 & 27 August & 19 September 2018 - from AUD$7540. Similar dates in 2019. Click here for details on the train. Contact Guidepost Rail Journeys for prices and reservations. (Gpt-Lern)

VLADIVOSTOK TO MOSCOW - TSAR'S GOLD TRANS-SIBERIAN PRIVATE TRAIN

 16 day journey across Russia from Vladivostok to Moscow via Lake Baikal….from the rugged shores of the Pacific Ocean to the vibrant bustle of Moscow, experience the vastness and variety of Russia. Visit the Old Believers colony near Ulan Ude, typical Siberian villages and discover the region’s diverse culture and people.   Dates: 28 July 2018 from AUD$8145 per person twin share. Similar dates in 2019. Click here for details on the train. Contact Guidepost Rail Journeys for prices and reservations. (Gpt-Lern)

TREASURES OF THE TSARS -10 days by rail Moscow & St Petersburg

 Scheduled tours May to September - We begin this trip in the megacity of Moscow, travel by train to St. Petersburg and discover Russia's 'golden ring': the historic cities of Sergiev Posad, Vladimir and Suzdal. The golden ring, shows you another side to Russia, away from it's main bustling cities. (ExpWW)

RUSSIA BELARUS & THE BALTICS - 15 days by road & rail

 Scheduled small group departures July to November - You'll visit 5 fascinating countries and stay in 6 historic cities. Whilst in the Baltics you'll have the chance to marvel at Tallinn's Old Town, Riga's Freedom Monument and Vilnius University. In Minsk you can stroll down Independence Avenue. Then in Moscow you'll ride the metro to the Red Square and visit the Hermitage in St. Petersburg and Catherine's Palace at Pushkin. (ExpWW)

MORE TOURS THROUGH RUSSIA ...

Guidepost Tours have a huge range of unique travel options and tours travelling through Russia and Central Asia by coach, regular and luxury trains as well as independent private tours.  Visit our Discover Russia pages on this link.

Great Trains of Russia

TRANS-SIBERIAN GOLDEN EAGLE PRIVATE TRAIN TOURS

 The Golden Eagle is Russia's only private train with ensuite facilities. Tours onboard the Golden Eagle include the Trans Siberian route, the Silk Road through Central Asia, and many other remarkable journeys to some of the world's most remote and fascinating regions. (RP)

TRANS-SIBERIAN TSAR'S GOLD PRIVATE TRAIN TOURS

 The Tsars Gold private train allows you to travel the Trans-Siberian and the popular Trans-Mongolian route on a fully organised trip in superb comfort. Stops along the way include Kazan, Ekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Irkutsk, Ulan Ude and Ulaanbaatar comprising the highlights. Contact Guidepost Rail Tours for itineraries. (RP)

THE ORIENT SILK ROAD EXPRESS - PRIVATE TRAIN

Journey through Central Asia on your private train. Extensively refurbished a few years ago, your private train offers the highest standards of safety, service and comfort. Contact Guidepost Rail Journeys for coming tours. 

Information for travelling by train in Russia

TRAVELLING TO RUSSIA BY TRAIN

Steeped in a long and varied history, Russia continues to fascinate. Why not travel to Russia by train. Departing from Helsinki in Finland ensures the shortest journey times available or alternatively add to the memories with an extended journey from Paris or Nice to Moscow. Contact Guidepost Rail Tours for itineraries. (RTkts)

ALMATY TO ASHGABAT - Private Train

 A journey through Central Asia along the Silk Road from Turkmenistan to Kazakhstan. Stretching from the Caspian Sea to the Tien Shan Mountains, the Central Asian countries of Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan are richly endowed with history and culture, a flavour of which you will sample on this exciting journey by Private Train.   (RP)


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