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Trans-Siberian Railway - Day Trips

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Address: Moscow - Beijing | Moscow - Vladivostok, 660130, Russia
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The longest train journey in the world - spanning 7 time zones and 9071...

The longest train journey in the world - spanning 7 time zones and 9071 kms. This inconic journey still provides an experience that is unsurpassed. Pack your spirit of adventure and climb aboard.

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Moscow to Mongolia

This past summer we took our daughter and future son-in-law for a round the world trip, flying from New York City to Moscow where we spent a day touring the city with a wonderful... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Norwalk, Connecticut
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Norwalk, Connecticut
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This past summer we took our daughter and future son-in-law for a round the world trip, flying from New York City to Moscow where we spent a day touring the city with a wonderful guide arranged by Andrei of RusRailTravel. Then with his excellent help we then boarded the Trans-Siberian Railroad and traveled for several days (with a couple of... More 

1 Thank Pinkbug28
Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked with Flower Travel in Melbourne after much hesitation due to the fact most of the information we could source was scarce on specific detail and some people come via Moscow to Beijing and we wanted to go the other way - We travelled Beijing to Moscow then on to St Petersburg during winter 2016 All Trains were on... More 

9 Thank Bruce R
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We were a little concerned about getting through the station at Beijing and finding the right train but it was surprisingly easy. Just showing passports and tickets at one of the outside windows (it didn't seem to matter which one - or perhaps we were just luck) then going through security. Once in the very grand station building display boards... More 

4 Thank GJen_12
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Did the Trans Mongolian Moscow to Beijing via Mongolia over Christmas last year and would say was best trip of life (so far!). Absolutely amazing experience, was travelling with a friend from London to Australia who had the idea of going as far as possible just by trains. I went as far as Bangkok and my friend travelled on through... More 

12 Thank Adam C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

We took the Tsar's Gold private train from Beijing to Moscow in September 2016, choosing this time to see the autumn colours in Siberia. We booked through Trans-Siberian specialists Flower Travel in Melbourne Australia who also obtained the required visas. Their organisation was superb and everything happened as planned without a hitch. The train is not “luxurious” but quite comfortable,... More 

9 Thank Blakbokis
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The trip was just perfect. Though the tickets were confirmed shortly before the trip commenced (we paid months before the trip), our stay on the trains and in Mongolia was awesome, and I really appreciate the hospitality of our guide in Mongolia, Oyunchimeg. She is nice and friendly.

2 Thank Leo L
Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

My father and I were on board the luxury private train Golden Eagle from Vladivostok to Moscow in September of 2016. As a self proclaimed foodie I was not expecting a 5-star dinning experience on board a train and was I wrong! Fine china and crystal, top shelf service and especially the high quality of food on board the Golden... More 

5 Thank charlieh5
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Thank you Matt at Monkey Shrine for booking our trip for us. We spent 23 days getting from St Petersburg to Beijinj, stopping at Suzdal, (Vladimir) Yekaterinburg, Irkutsk, Ulan Ude and Ulaanbaatar and we found it a great adventure and we throughly enjoyed our trip. Every thing went to schedule, all the hotels were in the central of town, which... More 

7 Thank susanms6
Sydney, Australia
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244 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

This is a 8961 km, 6 day trip from Beijing to Moscow. This is not for the faint hearted. This train is a computer train for Russians and Chinese residents to travel between cities, not a luxury train or First Class Train as we had expected. Our trip was made bearable by the other like wise travel companions, 3 other... More 

5 Thank greg_and_sue
Thrissur, India
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

First of all, we will be very thankful to Mr. Andrei Bezsudov for all the help. He was there every time we needed some help. Whenever we had some issues, He, himself come and solve it. You do not get this kind of service from any other tour agent. Everything was up to date and never had a chance to... More 

5 Thank Unnikrishnan B

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