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Trans-Siberian Railway - Day Trips

Moscow - Beijing | Moscow - Vladivostok, 660130, Russia
+7 495 781-27-00
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Great experience

As others have mentioned, you don't really do this for the scenery, but the experience was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
San Ramon, California
Tsar Gold Train

Had the most amazing Train trip from Beijing to Moscow. This is an old train, so definitely not... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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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.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Moscow - Beijing | Moscow - Vladivostok, 660130, Russia
+7 495 781-27-00
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As others have mentioned, you don't really do this for the scenery, but the experience was terrific. We did Beijing to Moscow with 1 night stops in Ulaan Bataar and Yekaterinburg, and 2 nights in Irkutsk. We opted for a first class compartment. It was...More

Thank brian94582
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had the most amazing Train trip from Beijing to Moscow. This is an old train, so definitely not luxury. We were in Class II category, meaning no bathroom in cabin. Must keep in mind that these train cars were built at turn of last century...More

Thank awesome-annie1945
Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled from Valdivostok to Moscow on the Trans Siberian train. As we are senior we decided to travel on 1st class. The cabin was compact and clean but not the orient express kind of luxury cause we paid only usd1900 for the two of...More

1  Thank Chong A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the train from Moscow to Beijing China. We had a first class compartment that shared a shower and sink with the compartment next door. The train was in good shape with a good car from each country we were in. The food was...More

Thank markb1288
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rusrailtravel (All-RussiaTravel Service) made everything really easy, he also changed the itinerary to accomodate the fact that we were beginning and ending our journey from different locations. We chose second class and it was worth it for the bit of extra space and comfort. This...More

1  Thank Laura G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tour was put on by Lernidee Erlebnisreisen. It was an incredibly well organized tour. Every day there were activities, meals, outings, concerts, picnic at Lake Baikal. In Irkutsk we had a night at a hotel. Ladies from the hotel were taking our laundry from us...More

Thank Nellie L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of 14 Norwegian started their journey a Sunday afternoon in June 2017. For more than half a year they had wondered of what kind of experience this would be. End of the day it was a “dannelses” journey. Translation is difficult for this...More

1  Thank Kjetil E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used Go Russia from UK. They are semi guided, so it's the best of both worlds! We also chose to upgrade to 'first class' so my husband and I didn't have to share the cabin. Made the journey brilliant, as on the longer trips...More

6  Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Trans Siberian. Train K3 from Beijing -- the details Day 1 The train departs from Beijing main station (not South or West). Enter through the gates in front of the main plaza and proceed through the Hall to Waiting Room 1 on the left. You...More

8  Thank IPL-SG
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We did the Trans Siberian Rail tour from Beijing to Moscow in March-April/16. We booked everything online thru Andre at Rusrailtravel, who was very responsive to all of our questions and concerns. He took care of arranging all of our accommodations, tickets, transfers, tours and...More

8  Thank Larry S
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19 June 2017|
Response from NasreenPeer | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I suggest you do it through Monkeyshrine. They were great and handled all our queries timeously. They delivered our tickets too. We tried booking online but we were too early to do it ourselves.
7 June 2017|
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Response from Odette-Jeremy | Property representative |
Hello !! Vegetarian food is not something that is catered for on the train though you can make up meals like a salad here and some bread and cheese etc. But as a vegetarian myself its always good to take some extra things to... More
3 May 2017|
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Response from Odette-Jeremy | Property representative |
Hello ..no its not one long ticket where you can get off and on where and when you like sadly - when you book you have to decide the stops and duration of the stop in advance then a series of tickets is purchased that... More