MOSCOW - ST. PETERSBURG SCHEDULE

MOSCOW - ST. PETERSBURG TOUR INFORMATION

ARCH ON TOUR 36 / MOSCOW - ST. PETERSBURG

 

DEUTSCH

 

MAY 29 - JUNE 03, 2019

 

SCHEDULE: as of 2019-05-28, subject to modifications

some appointments are currently in request

 

sunrise - sunset:

Moscow ca. 04:00 - 21:00, St. Petersburg ca. 03:45 - 22:05 (yet light, "white nights")

 

Moscow, St. Petersburg = UTC +1 hour, no daylight saving time

 

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 / Moscow: Metropolis and River Cruise

10:00- 13:45 Vienna - Moscow Domodedovo with OS 601

airport transfer

Russian Academy of Sciences "Golden Brains" / Yury Platonov, 1988  (from outside)                                driving by: Moscow University, Sparrow Hills (view)

check-in Radisson Royal Hotel Ukraine,

former Hotel Ukraina / Arkady Mordivnov, Vyacheslav Oltarzhevsky, 1953

welcome drink at the Troubadour Sky Bar of the hotel (view!)

20:30-23:00 river cruise with Radisson Flotilla through Moskwa river and

common dinner on board (boarding direcly at the hotel pier)

1st night at Radisson Royal Hotel Ukraine

 

Thursday, May 30, 2019 / Moscow: Yacht Club, City Center, Art District

breakfast at the hotel

09:30 private bus to Pirogovo

Yachtclub Pirogovo visit of various buildings and houses at the yacht club including

Telescope House / Totan Kuzembaev  (interior visit)

common dinner at 95 degrees Restaurant , Pirogovo / Alexander Brodsky

Bus

Zentrosojus House (Rosfinmonitoring) / Le Corbusier, 1928 (interior visit in request)

Meeting with Architect Alexander Malinov:

walk (ca. 40 min.): apartment house "Russia Insurance Company company" (Arch. Proskurin), along Rozhdestvensky and Sretensky with emphasis on the historical buildings of Moscow (old classic manor, church Sretensky monastery)., go along ul. Rozhdestvenka, make a short stop at Rozhdestvensky Monastery (one of the oldest)

MARCHI Moskow Architectural Institute

Metro

Wow Haus Architecture (atelier visit, meeting with Oleg Shapiro)

free evening at the Art District area

back to the hotel by Metro

2nd night at Radisson Royal Hotel Ukraine

 

Friday, May 31, 2019 / Moscow: Classics, Kremlin, Art Museums

breakfast at the hotel

Metro

Melnikov House / Konstantin Melnikov, 1928 (interior visit permitted!)

Metro

Kremlin: guided tour to the renovation works and archaeological excavations with Architect

             Alexander Malinov), Red Square, St. Basil Cathedral

Gum Moskau, individual lunch at Stolovaya No 57

Zaradye Park / Diller Scofidio + Renfro, 2017

Zaradye Concert hall / Reserve, 2018

afternoon optional:

Kadashi district: Tretyakov Gallery

or

Gorky Park: Garage Museum of Contemporary Art / OMA Rem Koolhaas, 2015 (former bus garage at Gorky Park / Konstantin Melnikov, 1920; after Restaurant Vremena Goda, 1960ies)

Hotel, rest

Metro, walk

ITAR-TASS Building / Viktor Yegerev, Anatoly Shaikhet, 1977 (from outside)

common dinner at Café Pushkin

optional: Bar at White Rabbit Moscow or Club Korobok at Tehnikumbistro

3rd night at Radisson Royal Hotel Ukraine

 

Saturday, June 01, 2019 / Moscow - St. Petersburg: City Center

breakfast at the hotel, check-out

09:00 bus departure

Narkomsem Building / Alexey Shchusev, 1931 (from outside)

11:30-15:16 SAPSAN express train:

                      Leningradskiy station (Moscow) - Moskovskiy station (St. Petersburg)

Bustransfer to Hotel Angleterre, check-in

Isaak Cathedral

walk to Nevsky Prospekt:

Singer House, House of the books, 1904

Kasan Cathedral

common dinner ev. at Restaurant L´Europe at Belmond Grand Hotel Europe

walk

Corinthia Hotel / renovation of the former Nevsky Palace Hotel, 1993 / Cakman - Requat & Reinthaller & Partner (explanations to the renovation: project architect DI Herfried Gruber)

Novotel / visit of the terrace, view!

walk (or taxi) back to the hotel

1st night at Hotel Angleterre, St. Petersburg

 

Sunday, June 02, 2019 / St. Petersburg: Peterhof and White Night

breakfast at the hotel

10:00 meeting at the lobby with guide

by ship to Peterhof and back

Peterhof Castle (interior visit: guided tour or individual)

free afternoon, optional: guided tour to Hermitage Museum

other recommendations: Russian Museum

or Bar at the Restaurant Mansarda / Piuarch, 2010 at Business Centre Quattro Corti

                 with a phantastic view of Isaak Cathedral

common dinner at Cococo Restaurant

optional: HI SO Terrace Bar at Sofitel St. Petersburg

23:30 meeting at "The Bronze Horseman Pier"

00:00-02:00 night cruise at the

White Nights Festival (open bridges, various events, fireworks at the river, etc.)

2nd night at Hotel Angleterre, St. Petersburg

 

Monday, June 03, 2019 / St. Petersburg: Northern Art Nouveau

breakfast at the hotel, check-out

09:15 bus departure

walk

Lidval House / Fyodor Lidval, 1904 (from outside)

Saint Petersburg Mosque / Nikolai Wasiliew, u.a., 1010-1921 (from outside)

Kshesinskaya Mansion / Alexander von Hohen, 1904-06 (interior visit of the

                  Museum for political history of Russia)

12:00 airport transfer by private bus

Pulkovo Airport / Grimshaw Architects, 2014

14:40 - 16:20 St. Petersburg - Vienna with OS 612

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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ARCH ON TOUR 36 / MOSCOW - ST. PETERSBURG

 

DEUTSCH

 

MAY 29 - JUNE 03, 2019

 

concept: Marion Kuzmany / ARCH ON TOUR

consultants and guiding: Polina Balueva, Andrei Putintsev,

                                             Bazhenova E.S., Alexander Malinov, Oleg Shapiro, e.a.

tour operator: Mondial GmbH & Co. KG

 

ITINERARY

May 29, 2019/ 10:00- 13:45 flight Vienna - Moscow Domodedovo with OS 601

May 29 - June 01, 2019 / MOSCOW / 3 nights (incl. breakfast) at Radisson Royal Hotel Ukraine 5*

June 01 - 03, 2019 / ST. PETERSBURG / 2 nights (incl. breakfast) at Hotel Angleterre 5*

June 03, 2019 / 14:40 - 16:20 flight St. Petersburg Pulkovo - Vienna with OS 612

 

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TOUR PRICE

per person in a double (twin) room: 2.345,- EUR  (incl. tax)

single room supplement: 525,- EUR

 

the tour price includes: flights (Economy class) from/to Vienna, 5 nights including excellent breakfasts in particular and centrally located 5* hotels (refer to itinerary and schedule), airport transfers, coach, visa, ferreis, public transport, 6 meals (excluding beverages) in selected restaurants according to the schedule, all entrance fees to museums, etc., guided visits, program and expert moderation by Marion Kuzmany

 

not included: individual meals and individual program, drinks at restaurants and bars, taxi rides

 

schedule: subject to modifications

 

Tour operator:  Mondial GmbH & Co. KG

 

General Terms and Conditions: "Allgemeine Reisebedingungen (ARB 1992)"

 

Attention: modified cancellation terms:

from the day of written registration until 40 days before departure.........15%

from 39 until 30 days before departure.........................................................25%

from 29 until 20 days before departure.........................................................35%

from 19 until 11 days before departure ........................................................50%

from 10 until 08 days before departure.........................................................65%

from 07 until 04 days before departure.........................................................85%

from 3 days (72h) until departure .................................................................100% of the tour price.

 

Any cancellations can only be accepted in writing.

 

 Participation is at your own perils and risk.

 

 

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