A company representative will be waiting for you in the cruise terminal right after the passport control. You will be transferred from the cruise port to the train station to take a high-speed train called Sapsan to Moscow. The journey will take you about 3,5-4 hours. Having spent all day in the city center of Moscow accompanied by your personal tour leader and a local guide, you will catch a train back to St Petersburg and return to the cruise ship.
Here is an approximate itinerary of your one-day trip:
7:00-7:30 am - Meeting in the port, transfer to the train station
8:00-12:00 pm -
High-speed train to Moscow
12:00-1:00 pm - Lunch in a local restaurant (not included)
1:00-3:00 pm -
Tour of the Kremlin grounds and the Cathedrals
3:00-4:00 pm -
Free time on the Red Square, shopping
4:00-7:00 pm -
City tour with photo stops
7:30-11:30 pm -
High-speed train to St Petersburg
11:30-12:00 am - Transfer to the cruise ship
The actual starting and ending time will be adjusted in accordance with cruise ship's schedule. The order of the sightseeing may change depending on traffic and museum opening hours. On Thursday, the Kremlin is closed and the visit will be replaced with a tour of the Tretyakov Gallery.
Please note, at the time of booking each cruise ship passenger is required to provide his passport data in order to obtain the tour ticket, which allows entering Russia visa-free.