Arrival in Moscow! We transfer you directly to your hotel for your first night in Moscow.
After breakfast your local expert will meet you at the hotel, to whisk you round the highlights. This is using public transport to familiarise you with the city centre and help smooth your path… at least until lunchtime! Afternoon and evening free to explore.
A full free day for you to pack in the rest! Have you been to Pushkin Square? Or maybe an early morning visit to St Basils or the Kremlin? Or Izmailovsky Flea market for souvenirs? Perhaps you have pre-booked one of our city based excursions for today? Mid-evening we take you to your waiting train to Siberia!
Settle into life aboard the Trans - Manchurian Express as it plies its way across and through the Urals and large tracts of Russia before reaching Siberia.
The train makes several unscheduled stops, allowing you only time to grab stocks for your larder and drinks cabinet.
On board the Trans-Manchurian Express circumnavigating the shores of the stunning Lake Baikal.
On board the Trans-Manchurian Express via far Eastern Siberia to the Chinese border. branching off the main Trans-Siberian line at Tarskaya.
On board through Manchuria. Sightings of the great wall, onwards to Beijing.
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Thunder on across China, early morning arrival into Beijing Central Station. Your trans-siberian journey comes to an end. For services in China and beyond please see our China tours in Before and After.