May 4 - 17, 2020

Tour Escort:
Jim West
Jim West

Package Price:
$6,674.00 | Deluxe Cabin
$7,974.00 | Veranda
$11,874.00 | Junior Suite
$13,274.00 | Suite

(per person, based on double occupancy)
Land only rates are available at request.


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This itinerary, pricing and escorts are subject to change. Insurance is available and highly recommended. Single rates are available upon request. Please consult the Terms and Conditions, as they apply starting with the first payment. A 3% discount applies off the cost of the trip, if the trip is paid in full by check with in 7-10 business days of invoice date. Gratuities are additional and will be collected with final payment. All prices listed are in USD unless otherwise noted.

  • Round trip International airfare from the New York JFK airport to St. Petersburg/ Moscow, Russia.
  • Transfers to and from St. Petersburg & Moscow Airports to the cruise ship.
  • 13-days onboard Royal Viking Lines’cruise ship.
  • All amenities onboard the ship including enrichment lectures and destination performances.
  • Beer, wine and soft drinks included during lunch and dinner.
  • Personally escorted by Craftours’ owner and Destination Crafthost, Jim West.
  • All meals included throughout the entire tour and cruise.
  • Visit and tour UNESCO World Heritage sites.
  • All port charges, taxes and fees included.
  • One complimentary shore excursion in every port of call.
  • A half-day tour of Moscow, stopping in Red Squareto photograph the brightly colored Basil’s Cathedral.
  • A visit to the famous GUM department store.
  • A special hands-on craft workshop with a local Moscow artisan.
  • An evening performance of traditional Russian Folkloric Music.
  • An optional night tour of the city of Moscow.
  • A sightseeing tour of Moscow’s “Kremlin,”where we will see historic gems like Tsar’s Canon and Tsar’s Bell.
  • A walking tour through the provincial village of UGLICH.
  • A special hands-on craft workshop in St. Petersburg with local artisan.
  • Afternoon tea in the home of a local Russian family.
  • Panoramic tour of the city of YAROSLAVL,where we will also have an opportunity for shopping in the craft market.
  • A visit to the village of KUZINO where we will visit a children’s school.
  • Tour of the renowned Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery, founded by Saint Cyril in 1397.
  • Visit the island village of KIZHI where we will enjoy a walking tour through the Open Air Museum of Architecture.
  • See a demonstration and workshop on Matryoshka doll-making.
  • Visiting MANDROGYand exploring the museum village- from the Vodka Museum to shopping for handmade Russian craft items.
  • A panoramic city tour of St. Petersburg with a professional guide including Isaac’s Cathedral, Peter & Paul Fortress and Nevsky Prospekt.
  • Touring the Winter Palace to see the legendary Hermitage Museum.
  • Attend an evening performance of the traditional Russian ballet.
  • Travel to the PUSHKINarea to visit and tour Catherine Palace.
  • Craftours lanyard, luggage tag and special gifts.