Trans-Siberian Railway—from Ulan Bator to Moscow

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JUL. 7-20, 2019 From $9,995
Ulan Bator, Ulan Ude, Irkutsk, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg, Kazan, Moscow
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Trans-Siberian Railway—from Ulan Bator to Moscow

JUL. 7-20, 2019
Ulan Bator, Ulan Ude, Irkutsk, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg, Kazan, Moscow

Embark upon an unparalleled journey through history on this legendary network of rails. Enjoy modern amenities, comfortable lodging, and exciting excursions while traversing the diverse eastern Siberian countryside on this epic adventure. During a city tour of Ulan Bator, visit the Choijin Lama Temple before experiencing a performance of traditional Mongolian folk arts. Travel to the Mongolian Alps to wonder at the majestic landscape and otherworldly rock formations. Explore Lake Baikal—the largest freshwater reservoir in the world—during a short boat excursion and swimming opportunity. In Irkutsk, see the Okhlopkov Drama Theatre, the new memorial to Tsar Alexander III, and the market hall during a panoramic city tour.  At Kazan, see the Tartar mosques and the most famous Russian Orthodox cathedral. Also tour Kazan’s Kremlin and learn about the turbulent history of the relationship between the Tartars, the Cossacks, and the Russians. In Moscow, explore the Red Square, Stalin’s bunker, and the Empire Tower. Also enjoy an exclusive opening for a private ceremony at St. Basil’s Cathedral before a special lunch at Zhivago Restaurant.

Cost: From $9,995
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Activity Level: Moderate
Faster pace, substantial distances covered, long walks, city walking tours over uneven walking surfaces and stair climbing.

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STEP 1
Download the tour Reservation Form here. This tour is booked quickly, so sign up early to reserve space.

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Enclose a check or provide credit card information for $850 per person, per tour, as a deposit for the selected tour. Make check payable to Orbridge. Deposits are provisional and fully refundable pending your acceptance of final brochure terms.

STEP 3
Mail completed reservation form and your deposit to:
UCLA Alumni Association
Attn: Alumni Travel
James West Alumni Center
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1397

A brochure will be mailed to you as soon as it is available.