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CATHERINE’S Summer Palace, located in the town of Pushkin, outside St Petersburg in Russia, is one of the country’s busiest tourist attractions.
An exclusive private visit to the palace, after it has closed to the public, is a rare and unique opportunity experienced by guests of The Captain’s Choice Tour on their annual Eastern Europe by private train’ journey.
The palace tour is one of a number of exclusive private access events during the 23-day all inclusive journey.
Guests will also enjoy vodka and caviar on the terraces of St Basil’s Cathedral in the heart of Moscow’s Red Square after the site has closed to the public.
They’ll get to attend a private Chopin Recital in a theatre in Warsaw and experience dinner in a restaurant inside Prague Castle after the Castle has closed.
The Captain’s Choice Tour also features select options’; in each city the famous attractions are always included but guests can choose additional sightseeing and activities to suite their personal preferences.
While in Budapest, guests may choose to visit the artist’s village of Szentendre, an hour away by Danube River ship, or enjoy a tour inside the stunning Gothic Revival Parliament building or they can choose to take to the waters in a famous Hungarian bath house.
The choices don’t end with sightseeing; on many evenings guest may choose from a selection of restaurants and dine a la carte at any time of their choosing. The journey features day time travel on privately chartered airconditioned trains, with stays of two or three-nights in luxury hotels.
The tour includes all meals, drinks with group dinners and is escorted by an experienced Tour Escort Team which includes a doctor.
Catherine’s Summer Palace is located in the town of Pushkin, outside St Petersburg in Russia.