1 day in Moscow & St. Petersburg Itinerary

1 day in Moscow & St. Petersburg Itinerary

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Moscow

Third Rome

Russia's political, economic, and cultural center, Moscow remains the most populous inland city in the world, famed for its colorful history and rich architectural heritage.
To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Moscow tour itinerary maker website.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are Sheremetyevo International Airport, Domodedovo International Airport, Ostafyevo International Airport, Vnukovo International Airport and Zhukovsky International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 31st (Mon), you'll travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Moscow

Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife · Fun & Games
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St. Petersburg

Venice of the North

Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): admire the striking features of Vitebskiy Railway Station.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our St. Petersburg road trip planning site.

Traveling by train from Moscow to St. Petersburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in St. Petersburg can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
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