Home Russia

Russia

The Kremlin in Moscow, Russia
 
The State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg, Russia
 
The magnificent Rostov Kremlin, Russia
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Talk to a Specialist

Russia
020 7666 1244
Enquire Online
Both our Russian guide and driver were excellent. By the end of our stay we felt the guide was a good friend.
Mr & Mrs Caspell
Moscow Short Break for £365ppMoscow Short Break for £365pp
Christina Gibbons
Christina Gibbons We now include travel on the new high speed train Sapsan that operates daily from Moscow to St Petersburg departing 1330 and arriving 1735 thus cutting the usual time it takes the day train by over half! Contact us for details.
Brochures Newsletter Sign Up

Russian Holidays

34 years on from our first foray into Russia, Russian holidays never fail to enthral. Perfect for culture vultures, with its grandiose cities of Moscow and St Petersburg, Russophiles will also appreciate the Soviet history and landmarks. Lovers of the great outdoors will delight in a cruise on the legendary Volga River, gazing at shimmering forests of silver birch and pastoral countryside.

Our Russian holidays offer something for both those new to Russia and those returning to the country. Moscow’s Red Square with its Kremlin and psychedelic St Basil’s Cathedral is the iconic image of Russia, but contrast this with the small towns of the Golden Ring, with rural landscapes dotted with golden-domed Orthodox churches, for a glimpse of the real Russia. St Petersburg provides visitors with a wealth of imperial parks and palaces to explore and the city is home to the word-renowned State Hermitage Museum which celebrates its 250th anniversary in 2014, so this is the perfect year to enjoy a Russian holiday.

What type of Russia holiday are you interested in?

Regent Recommends

Russian HolidaysTake an epic railroad journey and pause at Yekaterinburg, where the Romanovs met their end, before heading into Siberia with its endless steppe and taiga. Stop off at Trans - Siberian towns or head into the wilderness to stay in yurts and encounter shamans and throat singers.

For Russian holidays with a difference, consider visiting the enclave of Kaliningrad, squeezed between Poland and Lithuania, or for those with an interest in Soviet history, visit Stalingrad or one of the other Soviet Hero Cities which played their part in Russia’s WWII defence.

Moscow and St Petersburg are always the top two destinations to visit when on Russian holidays but be adventurous and include one or two other places be it either Volgograd, Ekaterinburg or even Novgorod. Top of our list are the Solovetsky Islands and perhaps venturing north to Murmansk, the largest city within the Arctic Circle.

This important port on the shores of Kola Bay is warmed by the waters of the Gulf Stream and is free of ice throughout the year. It was built with British assistance during World War I and the Northern Lights can be seen here during winter months.

Regent Holidays & Russia

Russia HolidaysIt's been over 34 years since we took our first group to Russia, and over the years we have seen the country change but still keep it's unique feel and identity.

Our Russian holidays specialists have visited Russia year after year, and have first hand knowledge of the country that they will share with you.

We will recommend hotels to suit any budget, arrange tours, guides and advise you on the must see sights.

Loading... please wait

Loading