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Moscow Incentive

Moscow Incentive

Duration: 4 days

Highlights: GROUP TOUR. Moscow

A 4-day Moscow incentive program.

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Itinerary

Day 1 - Arrive Moscow

You are met at Moscow Airport and assisted with Customs formalities after which you will be privately transferred to your hotel in Moscow city center.

After checking in and having time to freshen up, you will meet in a private bar for welcome cocktails.

Dinner - Turandot Restaurant

Overnight:The Ritz-Carlton Hotel

Meal Plan:D

Day 2 - Moscow

AM: OPTION 1 - Visit to Star City

This morning, head to the Cosmonaut Training Centre, known as Star City, one of the centers of the world's space industry. Your professional guide will show you where the famous Russian cosmonauts were trained before their flights into space. The center includes a life-size replica of the Mir space station. After the tour you have the unique chance to meet a Russian Cosmonaut and discuss his life and work with him.


Lunch will be taken in the Cosmonauts' Café. You will have a chance to try real space food, specially prepared for you at the Space food factory. Your souvenir of the day will be an authentic Cosmonauts packed lunch.

AM: OPTION 2 – Tank Rodeo at a Military Camp

This morning, privately transfer to the Moscow region military camp where a Tank Rodeo will take place.
Upon arrival you will be met by representatives of the camp and provided with military regimentals. The officers will explain safety measures and rules of the Rodeo. The drivers and mechanics introduce the chosen tanks to you, their characteristics, features and history. Then you will have the unique chance to drive the tank over forest ground.

Your unusual morning excursion will include Т-34-85, ИС-2, ИС-3, Т-54, Т-55 and ПТ-76 (amphibian) tanks, self-propelled mountings and a German armoured troop-carrier "Honomah".

Afterward your drive you will take a military style lunch in the camp. Following lunch your Tank Rodeo will continue into Zone 2 - concrete road - where tank shooting is also possible.

PM: The Sandunov Bath House

Experience the famous Russian tradition of going to the baths. We invite you to renowned Sandunov Bath House. The Sandunov Bath House is not only the oldest bath house in the city, but also a miracle of Russian architecture and engineering, such that Fyodor Chaliapin dubbed it the "Czar of bath-houses". It is a veritable palace, with huge halls, tall ceilings, sculpted decorations, marble staircases, exquisite gold frescos and statues.


Dinner - The Artist Gallery Restaurant

Take transfers from your hotel by private limousines to your evening venue, the Artist Gallery Restaurant. The restaurant is part of the private art gallery of the famous Russian sculptor and painter, ZurabAeretelli. Dinner will be followed by a short tour of the gallery and a concert by the Zlatoust Choir in the Apple Hall.

Overnight:The Ritz-Carlton Hotel

Meal Plan:B,L,D

Day 3 - Moscow

AM: The Kremlin

This morning, early entry to the State Armoury ensures a private visit before the crowds. The State Armoury is the oldest museum in Russia and home to a collection of precious stones, 18th and 19th century jewelry, an impressive collection of carriages from the best Russian and European masters, precious fabrics and royal gala clothes. The Armoury is also famous for its fine collection of Fabergé eggs.


Afterwards see the dazzling exhibition of the State Diamond Fund , containing the "pride and glory" of Russia, including the crown jewels, used for centuries in coronations right up to that of Tsar Nicolas II at the end of 19th century.

Your tour will include a visit to the official residence of the president of Russian Federation – The Great Kremlin Palace. Today the most important countries' political events take place here. Five ceremonial halls are used for official meetings with Heads of State as well as the inauguration of the Russian president.

Take lunch at the nearby Café Pushkin.

PM: The Cold War Museum

After your lunch in the city center we invite you to the Cold War Museum, the former soviet Secret Command Post "Tagansky" (GO-42), built at the height of the confrontation period between the USSR and the USA. Situated 65 metres below ground level, the museum consists of a maze of corridors and tunnels, as well as showcases exhibiting military items of the time.

Dinner: Central House of Writers Restaurant

Enjoy transfers from your hotel by private limousine to your evening venue, the Central House of Writers Restaurant, a former meeting place of the Moscow Freemasons. This one hundred year old mansion houses dining rooms of various sizes, with beautiful wood paneled walls, crystal chandeliers and ornate balustrades. Cuisine is Russian-French.

Overnight:The Ritz-Carlton Hotel

Meal Plan:B,L,D

Day 4 - Depart Moscow

This morning, meet your private limousine for your transfer to Moscow airport and your flight home.

MealPlan:B