The very mention of Russia reminds people of Moscow and St. Petersburg, its two main cities. What most of them do not know is the fact that there is much more to this country, which spans two continents and eleven time zones. It has the largest freshwater lake in this world, while there are many rivers and forests with large varieties of aquatic beings and wild animals. As Russia is the largest country on earth, it has great diversity in natural features and climatic conditions.
Russia has all the ingredients that would make for a memorable tour, such as, beautifully crafted cathedrals, romantic landscapes and great historic monuments. Tourists visiting this country would get a chance to witness a mix of communist and capitalist cultures, especially in its cities. They can also get a taste of its rich culture by visiting its art galleries and museums spread across several regions. Tours to Russiawould reveal its history which has been preserved over a period of time in the form of its fascinating ancient structures.
From luxury hotels to affordable hostels, Russia offers plenty of options for tourists when it comes to enjoying a comfortable stay. The flow of tourists in Moscow and St. Petersburg is such that booking in advance is always recommended. It is very convenient to get around in the country due to an excellent urban transport system. There are many choices, such as, buses, trains, trams and car rental for tourists to get to their preferred location in Russia.