Trans Manchurian with Lake Baikal and Irkutsk

WEST TO EAST

  • START & END St Petersburg ➔ Beijing
  • LENGTH 17 NIGHTS
  • COUNTRIES Russia, China
  • DISTANCE 8,961 KM
  • NOTABLE LANDMARKS Red Square and the Kremlin in Moscow; Lake Baikal; Irkutsk; the historic architecture and winter ice sculptures of Harbin; the Forbidden City in Beijing

Your Itinerary

NIGHTS
ITINERARY
3

Arrival and sightseeing in St Petersburg

1

Departure from St Petersburg

3

Arrival and sightseeing in Moscow

4

Depart Moscow for Irkutsk

2

Arrival at Irkutsk and transfer to Lake Baikal

3

Depart Irkutsk for Beijing

1

Arrival in Beijing

Details

Eastbound from Moscow (or St Petersburg) across Siberia, then down through Harbin, northern China, to Beijing

Departures from St Petersburg every Saturday

The direction of this itinerary is Eastward (West to East), St Petersburg TO Beijing. Here is the Westward (East to West) itinerary.

The itineraries detailed here use the standard train and are for more independent travellers. If you prefer different levels of travel comfort, do consider our luxury private train options.

Costs