St Petersburg to Budapest Overview

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    • Total price tool tip
      USD $2,546
      CAD $2,583
      AUD $2,546
      EUR €1,871
      GBP £1,605
      NZD $3,007
      ZAR R24,435
      CHF FR2,302
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There is a later version of this trip also available for travel from Jan 1, 2015 to Dec 31, 2015. View later St Petersburg to Budapest.

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Trip Validity

  • 2014-01-01 - 2014-12-31

Explore incredible Eastern Europe - Russia, Ukraine and Hungary

Join us on a journey to unravel the vibrant history of this fascinating European region. Discover the splendours of St Petersburg and the iconic Kremlin in Moscow city, as well as ancient Novgorod - the birthplace of Russian history and religion. Travel onwards through Ukraine by train and continue on to Kyiv, elegantly situated along the glorious Dnipro River. Take time out to explore the majestic Carpathian Mountains before crossing stunning countryside to arrive in romantic and cosmopolitan Budapest.

  • Cruise St Petersburg's network of waterways
  • Spend time reliving the past in Russia's oldest city of Novgorod
  • Explore the treasures inside Moscow's Kremlin
  • Pay a sobering visit to the Chernobyl Museum
  • Experience Ukrainian hospitality at a charming homestay
  • Cycle the cosmopolitan streets of Budapest
  • Indulge in a local feast after a cooking class in Kolomiya
  • Hike through the meadows and meet the shepherds in a mountain village

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    St Petersburg, Russia
  • Finish:

    Budapest, Hungary
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 12
  • Ages:

    Min 15
  • Meals:

    11 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 3 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Guesthouse (1 nt), Hotel (9 nts)
  • Transport:

    Bus, Metro, Overnight sleeper train, Taxi, Train
  • Included activities:

    Budapest - Guided bike tour, Carpathian Mountains - Guided walk, Kyiv - Orientation Walk, Lviv - Guided walking tour, Moscow - Kremlin & Armoury guided tour, Novgorod - Family visit & dinner, Novgorod - Public Banya, Novgorod - Walking Tour & Kremlin, St Petersburg - Boat tour

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    664kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    DFAT Foreign travel advice for Ukraine remains at Do Not Travel (Level 4) for Crimea, Donetsk & Luhansk regions in the South and East of the country. Intrepid does not include these regions on our itineraries. Advice for Ukraine overall remains at Reconsider Your Need to Travel (Level 3) and at this time our itineraries are continuing as planned. We travel overland from Russia to Ukraine by train through the North East of the country which is currently considered stable and safe to travel. Russia overall remains at Exercise a High Degree of Caution (Level 2). We will continue to monitor foreign travel advice should the current situation change.

  • Total price from

    USD $2,546
    CAD $2,583
    AUD $2,546
    EUR €1,871
    GBP £1,605
    NZD $3,007
    ZAR R24,435
    CHF FR2,302
    *
    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $159
    CAD $161
    AUD $159
    EUR €116
    GBP £100
    NZD $187
    ZAR R1,527
    CHF FR143
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St Petersburg to Budapest Summary

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Days 1-2 St Petersburg

Simply bursting with intriguing sights and culture, get ready to be wowed by St Petersburg - it's opulent, sophisticated, historic and drop-dead gorgeous.

Days 3-4 Novgorod

Often referred to as the cradle of modern Russian civilisation, Novgorod is packed with well-preserved architectural gems and historic monuments recalling its medieval glories.

Days 5-7 Moscow

Whether it's awe-inspiring history, iconic architecture, edgy creative centres or stylish bars and cafes, Moscow delivers on so many levels with a surprise around every corner.

Days 8-10 Kiev

Kyiv is Ukraine's capital and cultural heart - grand theatres, fascinating museums, cobbled streets and beautiful parks await in the 'Mother of Slavic Cities'.

Days 11-12 Carpathian Mountains

A popular destination for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, the Carpathian Mountains are one of the most beautiful natural areas in Eastern Europe.

Days 13-14 Lviv

Sitting at the crossroads of Central Europe, the influence of many empires and religions is evident in Lviv's elegant architecture and many places of worship.

Days 15-16 Budapest

Budapest's grand architecture and boulevards evoke a time gone by, while glamorous stores and glitzy restaurants make this one of Europe's truly great cities.
    • 16
    • WBSH
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $2,546
      CAD $2,583
      AUD $2,546
      EUR €1,871
      GBP £1,605
      NZD $3,007
      ZAR R24,435
      CHF FR2,302
      *
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