School tour to Russia and Czech Republic
Join us on our popular history school tour to Russia and Czech Republic. Experience an exciting 12 day school tour filled with cultural and historical activities. Read more or enquire now for more information and to personalize the tour to your requirements.
Places you will visit
- Prague: Guided city tour, St Vitus Cathedral, Castle, Communism Museum, Charles Bridge, Old Town Square, Jewish Cemetery
- Cesky Krumlov: Guided walking tour, Cesky Krumlov Castle, Old Town
- St Petersburg: Hermitage Museum, Peterhof Gardens and Summer Palace, Church of Spilled Blood, Peter & Paul’s Fortress, Nevsky Prospect, Observation Platform Basil’s Island, Bronze Horseman, St Isaak’s Cathedral
- Moscow: Red Square, St Basil’s Cathedral, Lenin’s Mausoleum, Novodevichy Convent & Cemetery, Observatory Platform – University, Glory Hill Great Patriotic War Museum, Monument to Peter the Great, History tour Museum, The Kremlin with Armory Chamber, Palace of Congresses, Cathedral Square with the Ivan the Great Bell Tower, Alexander Gardens with the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and Kilometre 0, Space Museum, Tsar Bell, Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts
Day 1: Depart from King Shaka International Airport for your overnight flight to Prague via Dubai or similar.
Day 2: Upon arrival in Prague, you will be met at the airport and transferred to your accommodation. Once settled you will be taken on a half day guided tour. On this tour you will walk along Charles Bridge, visit the Jewish Quarter as well the Jewish Cemetery, stroll around Old Town Square and admire the famous astronomical clock.
Day 3: Enjoy a full day of guided sightseeing! First on the agenda is a visit to Prague Castle! You’ll have the opportunity to enjoy a walk around the castle courtyards, where amongst other things you will visit St. Vitus Cathedral. This afternoon you will be visiting the Communism Museum!
Day 4: This morning you will make your way to a magical town, Cesky Krumlov! On arrival being with your guided city tour! Highlights to include: tour of the Cesky Krumlov Castle as well as a walking tour of Old Town.
Day 5: Enjoy breakfast and some leisure time this morning. Later this morning you will make your return journey to Prague.
Day 6: Breakfast at leisure. This morning you will transfer to the airport for your morning flight to St Petersburg! On arrival in St Petersburg this afternoon you will be met at the airport and shown to your coach, transfer to your accommodation for check in.
Day 7: This morning you will start off by enjoying a guided tour of the Hermitage Museum. After lunch you will visit Peterhof Grounds & Summer Palace!
Day 8: Today is jam packed as you visit all the main spots in St Petersburg! Including: Observation Platform of Point of Basil’s Island, Bronze Horseman, Nevsky Prospect, the fascinating Church of Spilled Blood, St Isaak’s Cathedral and Peter & Paul’s Fortress! This evening transfer to the station for your overnight train to Moscow!
Day 9: Today is filled with excursions! Your guided city tour will include Red Square, St Basil’s Cathedral, Lenin’s Mausoleum, History Tour Museum, Monument to Peter the Great, Observatory Platform of the University, Novodevichy Convent and Cemetery, the Hill of Glory with the Museum of Great Patriotic War.
Day 10: Today’s visits will include The Kremlin with Armory Chamber, Palace of Congresses, Cathedral Square with the Ivan the Great Bell Tower, Tsar Bell, Alexander Gardens with the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and Kilometre 0. This afternoon, enjoy a tour of the Space Museum!
Day 11: This morning you will be visiting the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts. Later on you will have some leisure time for last minute shopping before your transfer to the airport for your flight back to Durban
Day 12: Arrive at King Shaka International Airport
Spend a few days more and explore.
Look into adding some time in Poland.