In Irkutsk, enjoy a private opera recital reminiscent of those once enjoyed by aristocrats in the 19th century.
Stop on the shores of Lake Baikal where you’ll enjoy a BBQ of smoked Omul fish, a local delicacy.
Absorb the grandeur of Lake Baikal as your train is pulled by an authentic Soviet steam locomotive.
Enjoy a welcome reception and dinner.
Stay: Four Seasons Moscow or similarDaily :
Embark on a city tour then transfer to Kazansky Station and enjoy a champagne reception before boarding the Golden Eagle.
Stay: 12 Nights, The Golden EagleDaily :
In historic Kazan, take a guided discovery.Daily :
In Yekaterinburg, perhaps discover the city and visit the Church Upon the Blood. Alternatively, explore the Museum of Military History.Daily :
Explore the wonders of Lenin Square.Daily :
Sit back and relax on board your train.Daily :
In Irkutsk, perhaps enjoy a guided tour or take part in a fun cooking class. Later, enjoy a private opera performance.Daily :
Your train is pulled by a true Soviet steam locomotive. Travel by boat to Listvyanka and visit the Baikal Limnological Museum or enjoy a hike. Weather permitting, on the shores of Lake Baikal for an Omul fish barbecue.Daily :
In Ulan Ude, embark on an exploration of the Old Believers Village. Later, enjoy a concert featuring local dancers and musicians.Daily :
Cross into Mongolia and visit Ulaanbaatar. Spend the day at leisure here, or venture to the grasslands of Gorkhi-Terelj National Park.Daily :
Perhaps enjoy a Russian language lesson. Follow the Shilka and Amur rivers, which are situated close to the Chinese border. Pass Khabarovsk and cross the River Amur. Tonight, enjoy a final dinner on board.Daily :
After travelling over 10,500 kilometres, you’ll arrive in the port city of Vladivostok. Disembark and take a sightseeing tour before this evening’s farewell dinner.
Stay: Lotte Hotel Vladivostok or similarDaily :
Be transferred to the airport.Daily :
Step aboard Russia’s most luxurious train as you relax in the lounge, enjoy Russian language lessons and lectures.
Dine in the stylish Restaurant Car, where expert chefs serve carefully-prepared international and Russian cuisine.
In the cosy Bar Lounge Car, a pianist plays and drinks are served as the ever-changing scenery slips past your window.
From the Australian Outback and Europe’s waterways to the icescapes of Antarctica and far beyond, we won’t just take you there, we’ll immerse you in the wonders of each and every place you visit