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Discover the Island "Russky" from Vladivostok (5 hours)

This is the tour to the Island Russky that is situated in the Peter the Great’s Bay in the Japanese See is the southern point of Vladivostok. Island "Russky" is a fully militarised zone for most of the past 150 years, this big island just offshore has been reinvented as a business and academic centre and is home to the sprawling Far Eastern Federal University campus and the new Oceanarium. There's great tourism potential here, not least for some excellent beaches as you go deeper and deeper into the island and away from the city, but at the moment Russky Island is very much a DIY attraction. The tour gives a possibility to see the ground fortress’ features as well as underground quarters and casemates. You will be also impressed by fantastic landscapes and the view to the city from the boat.

Meet your guide and driver at your hotel in Vladivostok. Start the excursion to Russky Island with crossing the two enormous cable-stayed bridges across the Golden Horn Bay and Eastern Bosporus strait.

The island was significantly transformed after holding the APEC Summit on its territory in autumn 2012. Now you have a chance to watch the large international business center, where summit's and forum’s main activities take place, Far Eastern University's campus, which has united Vladivostok's four largest universities.

During the tour you will visit the Voroshilovskaya Battery situated on the territory of an actual military base at Russky Island and other fortifications.

Enjoy a lunch at the local café, as well as transfer back to your hotel at the end of the tour.

Type: Private Tour
Duration: 5 hours
Departure time: 10:00 AM

Important info

Price includes
  • Professional English-speaking guide assistance. Other languages upon request (additional charge may apply)
  • Driver’s services as per the program (Comfortable car/minivan with A/C)
  • Entrance fee to Voroshilovskaya Battery
  • Lunch in a local cafe
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
Not included

  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities to guide/driver (optional)

Additional info
  • Please note there is no possibility to visit Voroshilovskaya Battery on Monday and Tuesday as it’s closed
  • This tour as a shore excursion: additional payment US$ 100 for blanket visa and round-trip private transfer cruise ship - tour attractions - cruise ship (US$ 100 for all)
  • For visa-free roundtrip transfer the tour must be booked not later than 3 days before the tour date
Departure and Return

Your hotel in Vladivostok

Sights included in program

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US$ 192
per person, based on 2-people group
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1 person - US$ 328 (US$ 328 per person)
2 person - US$ 384 (US$ 192 per person)
3 person - US$ 459 (US$ 153 per person)
4 person - US$ 612 (US$ 153 per person)
5 person - US$ 765 (US$ 153 per person)
6 person - US$ 768 (US$ 128 per person)
7 person - US$ 896 (US$ 128 per person)
8 person - US$ 1024 (US$ 128 per person)
9 person - US$ 927 (US$ 103 per person)
10 person - US$ 1030 (US$ 103 per person)
Price for persons: 1 - 1011 - 11

Our flexible payment options allow you to pay 20% of a deposit first and the remaining 80% in 14 days prior to your tour date - payment can be done both online or over the phone. This gives you the peace of mind knowing your spaces are booked on the tours and that you do not miss out on making the most of your time in Russia.

Also you get the best, top-rated and most experienced and knowledgeable hand-picked tour guide appointed on a priority basis.
In our experience, exceptional travel experiences are almost always delivered by exceptional people. With that in mind, we utilize a comprehensive approach to select and employ the best tour guides only. Multilingual and well travelled, each possesses deep insight into the diverse attractions and cultural patterns throughout the region. With us guides undergo a rigorous selection process, achieving outstanding knowledge of local culture and language. Rest assured that the best tour guides only will be working on the tours to give you excellent opportunity to explore the best of the sights during both short and long-term stay in Russia.

Once you complete your reservation, we will send you a booking confirmation email. As the day of the tour approaches, our logistics team will provide you with all relevant information for your tour.

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