Wednesday, September 9 to Friday, September 18, 2020
Imperial Splendors of Russia
Moscow – St. Petersburg

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Experience the opulence of the age of czars on this eight-night adventure through Moscow and St. Petersburg.

In Moscow, stride across Red Square, wonder at St. Basil’s swirling domes and discover the city’s beautiful Metro stations. Inside the Kremlin walls, glimpse gilded crowns, carriages and Faberge eggs. Visit Baroque Novodevichy Convent and its cemetery, the resting place of notables including Chekov and Khrushchev. Then, travel by high-speed rail to St. Petersburg, Russia’s cultured “window to Europe,” and stroll among the city’s canals and lavish cathedrals. Visit Peterhof, the palace of Peter the Great, and Catherine Palace, the splendid summer home of the Romanovs. Watch dancers warm up at the Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet School, and view the masterworks at the famed State Hermitage Museum. Along the way, local experts share the secrets of Russia’s culture and heritage. Enjoy a country lunch and vodka tasting, an extensive meal plan featuring wine with dinner and first-class accommodations.

Price: $3,795 per person if booked by March 20, 2020. Prices based on double occupancy and do not include air transportation costs.


(opens in new window) For additional information, or to book a trip, contact:
UNM Alumni Relations Office by phone at 505-277-5808, 800-258-6866 or by email.

Details and pricing subject to change.

For questions or more information:

Kathie Scott
Special Events Coordinator, 505-277-9093, kascott1@unm.edu