Private Train | Tsar's Gold Private Train Journey |
Eastward - (West to East) - Moscow TO Vladivostok

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Easttward - West to East      
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Video summaries of the journey      



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A journey on the legendary Trans Siberian Railroad is one of the last great travel adventures in our world. Set this dream of a lifetime on the tracks with this Private Train
and experience Russia in a safe, and comfortable style


Highlights of the tour Cabin Styles and Plans
  • Train ride on the otherwise closed route of the Transsiberian Railroad along Lake Baikal with 2 extensive photo stops
  • 40 hours at Lake Baikal
  • Your Private Train: safe, clean and comfortable
  • Boat ride on Lake Baikal
  • Typical Siberian villages
  • Ulan Ude, Irkutsk, Novosibirsk, Ekaterinburg and Kazan Khabarovsk and Vladivostok
  • Moscow, Russia’s capital
  • Glorious: Icons and Cathedrals
  • Entertaining and informative: Daily lectures about countries, people and cultures
  • Traditional: greeting with bread, salt and balalaika
  • For connoisseurs: vodka and caviar tasting

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Tour Guides

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Excursions and special inclusions

– City tour inc boat cruise.

– City and Amur River tour
– Khechzyr Nature Reserve

Lake Baikal
– Follow the ancient tracks along the shores of Lake Baikal, including village visit
– Boat trip on Lake Baikal

Ulan Ude
– City tour
– Old believers community
– Dazan Monastery

– City tour with visit to the market hall
– Visit to open-air museum

– City tour and traditional welcome with bread and salt

– City tour with visit to the Church of the Ascension

– City tour including guided visit of the Kremlin

– Kremlin
– Night tour
– Tour of the subway
– City tour including Church of the Redeemer

Culinary Specialties
– Caviar and vodka tasting
– Picnic on Lake Baikal
– Tsar’s feast

We regret that due to the intricate logistics of this tour, changes are sometimes unavoidable.

Prices include: train and hotel accommodation, excursions, meals & transfers according to the itinerary

Not included: flights, fees for visa, tips and own expenses.

Our service––Your benefit

- More than 30,000 satisfied guests have travelled Europe's most experienced Tour Operator on the Transsiberian Railroad with the know-how from over 25 years of operating tours in Russia and on the Transsiberian.

- The only Private Train on the Transsiberian awarded the TÜV quality seal of the official German technical inspection authority (constantly monitoring service quality).

- Dine in our lovingly designed restaurant wagons and enjoy finest local cuisine and drinks served by courteous waiters.

- 42 meals included during the tour according to itinerary (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner).

- More than 20 excursions and performances included as well as all entrance fees

- Professional threefold tour guide-system: Knowledgeable and dedicated tour director, a competent group guide (max. 26 guests per group guide) as well as local guides, all equipped with expert knowledge of the region.

- Individual special requests possible: Access to forbidden zones and extra opening hours.

- Alternating overnights in your train compartment and in hotels.

- Extensive trip on the ancient rail lines of the Transsiberian Railway directly on the banks of Lake Baikal with photo stop.

- One night in Moscow in first class hotels (4 star level)

- One overnight each at centrally located standard hotels (3 star level) in Ulan Ude and Irkutsk.

- Hotel property selection is subject to change; exact name of final hotel property will be announced prior to departure with final train pre-departure information.

- All transfers at your travel destinations (on arrival and departure day only during specific times).

- Luggage service at all train stations.

- Detailed travel documents, travel guides and personal log book.

- On-board programmes: Entertaining lectures on local culture, history and everyday life.

- Caviar and vodka tasting on board the train.

- Doctor on board (from the Chinese border to Moscow).

- Showers on board.

- Traditional Russian welcoming ceremony with bread, salt and Balalaika music.

Price: Prices are for 2017 and 2018.

Cabin Type
Category I Standard 4 berths US$5466 US$5090
Surcharge per person for 3 to occupy cabin US$1426 US$1280
Category II Classic 2 berth US$8773 US$7900
Single use supplement US$3000 US$2700
Category II Superior (2 berths) US$9173 US$8270
Single use II Superior US$3386 US$3050
Single use of hotel nights for above categories US$906 US$820
Conversions to Australian dollars done at the exchange rate when final invoice is issued.    

Video Summary of the train journey.
Note this has an American accented narrator and you here German being spoken on the journey as it was an exclusive German tour group.

Part 1

Part 2

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