Start: St. Petersburg
Moscow— 3 nights
Yaroslavl— 1 night
End: St. Petersburg
Thu, Sep 26 - Mon, Sep 30
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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.Moscow is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Red Square, browse the range of quality goods at GUM, brush up on your military savvy at Armoury Chamber, and admire the masterpieces at Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts.
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St. Petersburg to Moscow is an approximately 4.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. In September in Moscow, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Yaroslavl.
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A World Heritage Site boasting hundreds of architectural monuments, Yaroslavl sits on the confluence of the Volga and Kotorosl Rivers and is renowned for its historical town center.Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Vvedenskiy Tolga Convent, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John the Baptist Church, ponder the design of Strelka Fountains, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Yaroslavl Embankment, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Elijah the Prophet.
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You can fly from Moscow to Yaroslavl in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Yaroslavl are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.
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