The Russian Tour with spice

Pushkin, St Pete, Sep 2013

Pushkin, St Pete, September 2013

Do you…
enjoy great company of small group of unique travelers
you want to be uplifted, be inspired, be discovered 
aim for a well designed-balanced itinerary,
appreciate an expert guided Tours
 discover foreign culture, religion, traditions, food, art, people

Then join us for the grand and fabulous

Tour of

R U S S I A

27 JUNE- 11 JULY 2014

15 Days in Luxury

Phone Australia: 0434 709 333
Phone USA: – 1-503-919-4501 – 1-503-888-6117

 

The price of $4880 includes:

Accommodations in Five Stars Hotels in main cities

Land transportation

Bullet Train transfers

Luxury Buses

River Cruise with dinning on board

Meals as per itin.

All Entry fees to Palaces, Cathedrals and Museums.

English Guide with VOX Audio System for clarity and comfort.

(international flights available at market price, please ask).

 

 WELCOME TO RUSSIA, THE LAND OF ORTHODOXY

*Currency is Russian Rubles.

Departing Friday 27th. June to Moscow.

Arriving Moscow Saturday 28th. Airport transfer to the hotel.

 

Check in the Hotel, Orientation, and a superb welcome Dinner cruising the Moscow river in a 5 Stars LUXURY Boat.

 

Sunday the 29th, (optional breakfast), Liturgy, followed by Lunch. City Tour, Christ the Saviour, New Maiden Convent .

Monday 30th of June, Breakfast, The Kremlin, Armoury museum, Red Square, Metro, Arbat.

Tuesday, 1st of July, breakfast, check out. Tretyakov Museum.

Leaving on the Fast Train (Sapsan) to St Petersburg.

Welcome to the city of the astronomical twilight

Where the sun does not set!

Arriving St Petersburg, Tuesday night, check in and overnight.

Wednesday 2nd of July, breakfast. Kazan Cathedral, Alexander Nevsky Monastery, St Xenia the blessed, St Nicholas, naval Cathedral. St John of Kronstadt convent. Lunch and Welcome Dinner.

Thursday July 3rd. Breakfast. Church of the spilled blood. Hermitage museum. Lunch. St Isaac’s Cathedral. Free evening.

July 4th. Friday, breakfast. Pushkin, Catherin Palace, Amber room, Alexander Palace. Lunch. Free evening.

July 5th Saturday, breakfast. Peterhoff palace and gardens. Tour of the Grand Palace. Tour of the lower fountains Gardens. Sts. Peter and Paul Cathedral. Free evening.

Sunday the 6th. of July (optional breakfast), Liturgy, River cruise, and a Gala dinner with folk show at the Nicholaevsky Palace!.

Monday the 7th of July, breakfast and a DAY trip by Coach to Novgorod the Birthplace of Russia.  UNESCO recognized Novgorod as a World Heritage Site in 1992. Tour of the city and the Kremlin, we visit St George, Russia’s oldest Monastery, the Cathedrals of St Sophia and Nicholas. Lunch. Free evening. Overnight.

 

Tuesday July 8: Arrive from St Pete by the Fast train set off for the Tour of Sergiev Posad, a visit to Holly Trinity St Sergey Lavra, free time at the souvenir market in front of the Monastery. Transfer to Yaroslavl, Overnight in Yaroslavl. B/L

 


 

Wednesday July 9:Tour of Yaroslavl: city tour with visits to Savior Transfiguration Monastery (grounds and Savior Cathedral), Elijah Profit Cathedral and exhibition of icons. Transfer to Rostov the Great, tour of Rostov the Great, Tour of the Rostov Kremlin (grounds, passage walls and Churches and Enamel Exhibition), to Suzdal, and overnight. B/L

 

 

                                                   

 

          

 

Thursday July 10: Tour of Suzdal: city tour with visits to the Kremlin (1 exhibition), Savior Efimiyev Monastery (grounds and bell ringing), museum of Wooden Architecture.

A tour of Vladimir: city tour with visits to Assumption Cathedral and exhibition in the Golden Gates.

Transfer and overnight in Moscow B/L/D (Far-well Dinner)

Friday July 11:  B, check out at 11.30 am, Transfer to the Airport. Flight SQ061 at 15.20 to Singapore, flight SQ to Sydney

 

                                       

This Tour is built with the aim of been spiritually enriching, while packed with discovery, education  and entertainment in a friendly atmosphere.

 

For more information:
EMAIL: conectatravel@bigpond.com

Michael Alyas

AUS. +61-434 709 333,  02-9589 2690
USA  1-503-919 4501, +503-888-6117

Fax 1-502-253-0111

 

 

$4880.00 Per Person- Double Occupancy (plus airfares)

Included

 1- Airport fees and taxes.

 2-All accommodations in 5 star hotels in major cities.

 3- Airport transfers.

 4- All meals as per itinerary.

 5- All road and sea transportation in an air conditioned coach.

6- (English) Tour Guide, certified, professional and courteous with VOX earphone system.

 7- All entry fees to all sites.

 * Single supplement accommodation is available at $1295.00

 

 Not included in the package:

 

*Airfares

*Travel Insurance, every passenger is required to obtain a travel insurance policy.

 *Passport (must have a minimum validity of six months from departure date).

 *Visa fees and visa registrations at Hotels.

*Gratuity to Hotel staff, Tour Guide and Bus Driver.

 

 Terms and Conditions

 

 A non-refundable payment of reservation.

 All payments must be in the form of a: Bank Transfer, Certified Bank Check, Cash or Money Order. No credit Cards.

 Prices are per person based on shared twin room occupancy. However, single supplement is available at an extra cost.

 Other choice/s than those specified in the itinerary will occur extra cost.

 Our Cancelation policy:

 All airline tickets are fully non-refundable. However, in certain cases where the Airline may allow cancellations, a credit may be available for future ticket purchase with applicable penalty and a fare difference if any, with travel valid on the same airline.

Usually the credit is valid with time constraints and a specific expiration date and should be discussed with the customer service agent.

All such bookings where the cancellation may be permitted must be cancelled prior to the scheduled departure time of the first flight segment.

We do not guarantee any airlines cancellation refund.

 

 

Our Refunds Policy

 

If due to unforeseen circumstances and by giving Conecta Travel a written notice we will refund:

 99 Day from departure, full amount is refundable less the $2000.00 deposit and the airlines penalties if any.

 98-60 Days before departure, will refund 40% of the cost less the $2000 deposit.

 59-30 Days before departure, we refund 20% off the balance after deducting the $2000 deposit.

 29 Days before departure or less, no refund of any.

 

 Conecta Travel and its representatives, would like to stress that it does not own nor operate the hotels, motor coaches, or any other service providers which is part of this Tour. Therefore, will not be held responsible for changes and/or cancellations for any reason by airlines, hotels and transportation companies.

 Conecta Travel, shall not be in any way liable for injury, damage, loss, accident, delay, or through the act or fault of any company, or person engaged in conveying passengers, or of any hotel proprietor, personnel, or any other person otherwise in connection therewith our Tours.

 Conecta Travel does not assume responsibility for standards of quality, hygiene, cuisine, sanitation facilities, political stability, diseases or viruses contracted while traveling on this Tour.

 

 Your obligations:

You agree to indemnify us from and against all claims, actions, suits, demands, liabilities, costs or expenses, losses, whether arising directly or indirectly from the use of Conecta Travel by you or any person through any means provided to you.

You warrant to us that:

(a) You are at least 18 years old and have the power and authority to enter into a binding contract with Conecta Travel. If you are under 18 years of age, then a Guardian must sign the form on your behalf and submit it personally to one of the staff of Conecta Travel.

(b) The information you provide us about yourself is true, accurate, current and complete (apart from any optional items) as required by any registration process; and

(c) You will maintain and promptly update this information to keep it true, accurate and complete.

 If you have a dispute with travel service suppliers, including but not limited to airlines, hotels, cruise lines, railroads, car rental agencies, tour operators and consolidators to perform the services offered by such suppliers, you release Conecta Travel (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.

Conecta Travel does not assume responsibilities for any telecommunication facilities, methods of conducting business, emergency medical evacuation, treatment, or medical services found in these destinations on the Tour.

Travel to these areas may entail risks including but not limited to the hazards of traveling in politically unstable areas, civil disturbances, war, and arbitrary changes mandated by government authorities or private concerns. It is the responsibility of the passenger(s) to check with the Consular Information. Conecta Travel shall be held harmless from any and all liabilities in connection with the foregoing.

Conecta Travel has the right to pass on to clients any unforeseen increase of: Tariff of transportation companies, Airport charges, VAT, or any currency fluctuations of more than 5%  up to but not limited to 4 weeks before departure.

Due to extraordinary or to unforeseen circumstances, hotel accommodation, sightseeing, guided tours, transfers, are subject to change.

Conecta Travel does not accept responsibility for loss or expense due to delay or changes in transportation schedule or other causes.

 Any and all disputes and matters whatsoever arising under, in connection with or incident to these Terms and Conditions, to the planned tour, to the website, or any other information relating in any way to the May and August 2013 Tours, or to the tour itself, shall be litigated before the Australian district court of Sydney, NSW, or as to those lawsuits to which the Federal Courts of Australia lack subject matter jurisdiction, before a court located in Sydney, NSW, Australia to the exclusion of the courts of any other, state or country. Any suit to recover on any such claim is waived unless filed within 30 days after the date of departure, and unless served on Conecta Travel within 30 days after filing.

 

 

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Fax: 503-253-0111

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