Russia Luxury Travel
Savor the imperial charms of the land of the tsars when you travel to Russia with Cox & Kings. Enjoy insider experiences, incredible natural beauty, UNESCO World Heritage sites, unique cultural interactions and a host of extraordinary moments on one of our Russia luxury tour journeys.
Begin your journey with a comprehensive tour of Moscow, led by an expert, local Cox & Kings guide. Explore Red Square, home to the lovely church of St. Basil’s and Lenin’s Mausoleum. Drive along Tverskaya Boulevard past the Arbat, the city’s commercial center, on your way to Vorobyovy Gori. Here, at the highest point in Moscow, savor the panoramic views of Russia’s megalopolis.
Spend some time discovering the Kremlin’s multitude of wonders, including palaces, cathedrals and the treasures of the tsars. See a bit of the city’s cultural side at the famed Bolshoi Ballet or the Moscow Circus. Just outside Moscow, visit the Zagorsk Monastery in the town of Sergiev-Posad. For 500 years, the monastery has been the chief Russian Orthodox pilgrimage site.
Head north to one of the world’s most beautiful cities. St. Petersburg has all the ingredients for an unforgettable travel experience: high art, lavish architecture, an extraordinary history and rich cultural traditions that have inspired and nurtured some of the modern world’s greatest literature, music, and visual art. See the historic area on the banks of the Neva River, the Nevsky Prospect and St. Isaac’s Square, home to a gorgeous church. Make a stop at the striking Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood.
Discover one of the world’s greatest collections of art at the Hermitage. Stroll through the elegant halls and admire works by Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael and Titian; a unique collection of Rembrandts and Rubens; many Impressionist works by Renoir, Cezanne, Monet and Pissarro; and numerous canvasses by Van Gogh
Outside St. Petersburg, travel to Peterhoff, Peter the Great’s former summer residence. Explore the splendid palace, which is surrounded by some of the most magnificent gardens in the world. And save some time to visit Catherine’s Palace, a former country residence of the tsars. Wander through the parks, and admire the grand pavilions and sculptures.
Travel in style between Moscow and St. Petersburg on the luxurious Volga Dream as you cruise the fabled river that connects Russia’s two greatest cities. Explore the gorgeous upper Volga area and visit the splendid medieval cities of Russia’s Golden Ring and the mystical island of Kizhi with its incredible wooden churches.
Wherever you travel in Russia, we’ll be right there with you, making sure your journey is authentic, innovative and utterly unforgettable.