Day 1 Moscow
Arrive at Moscow by flight, transfer to the Belgrade
Day 2 Moscow
A conducted tour includes Red Square,the Kremlin,St.
Basils Cathedral and the Lenin Hills. In the evening
transfer to Yaroslav station for the Trans-Siberian
Day 3 - 7 Trans- Siberian Express.
For the next five days the panorama of Russia gradually
unfolds. At the height of the Urals,the train passes
from Europe into Asia. Across Siberia are endless birch
and pine forests,lakes and rolling prairie. The train
climbs through the Primosky mountains and skirts the
southern shores of Lake Baikal,the Worlds deepest
lake, containing one fifth of all the fresh water on
earth. In Mongolia,the vast steppes are dotted with
round white tents,herds of of sheep and camels,and horseman
in a landscape unchanged since the days of Genghis Khan.
Across the Gobi desert the rail way track runs as straight
as a drawn line.At the Chinese border the boogies of
our carriage are changed from wide to standard gauge.
Day 8. Beijing
En route to Beijing pass the worlds only steam
locomotive factory at Datong before arriving in Beijing
in the afternoon. Accomodation is at the Peace Hotel.
Day 9 , 10 & 11 Beijing
Three full days to explore on your own the sights of
Beijing-Forbidden city,the Temple of Heaven,the Great
Wall and the fabulous Summer Palace,to name a few.
Day 12 Train to Xian
Transfer to the railway statiopn and travel by overnight
sleeper to Xian.
Day 13, 14 & 15 Xian
Transfer to Garden Hotel for 3 nights stay. Three days
to explore the city at your own pace which is home to
the famous Terracotta Army. Xians other attractions
include the Great Mosque,buddhist pagodas and the Shaanxi
Day 16 Train to Guangzhou
Transfer to train station for a leisurely train journey
passing through the heartlands of China,across the mighty
Yangtze River,to the southern province of Guangdong.
Day 17 & 18 Guangzhou
Transfer to Baiyun Hotel for two nights. Formally known
as Canton,Guangzhou is a bustling city astride the Pearl
River. Cantoese cuisine is one of the citys chief
Day 19 & 20 Hong Kong
Two days in Hong Kong allow time to enjoy the vibrant
life of this most sophisticated of Chinese cities. Stay
at Wharney hotel or similar.
Day 21 Homeward flight.
Every Monday from Moscow
US$ 1690 per person
Tour price includes:
- Moscow/Beijing 2nd class 4 berth compartment soft
sleeper (full board on train to Russian board Novosibirsk)
- Beijing/Xian/Guangzhou soft sleeper (4 berth compartment)
- Guangzhou/Hong Kong standard class rail
- Twin- sharing accomodation
- Full board in Moscow, room only in China &HongKong
- Transfers and conducted excursion in Moscow
- Return transfers in Beijing, Xian & Guangzhou.