Travel Russia News November 2019

Wnter frosts can't be an excuse to spend a holiday in Moscow and St Petersburg full of new experiences and adventures! We will warm you up with welcoming and festive atmosphere, traditional national beverages, great cuisine and lots of activities! What could be more attractive to say goodbye to 2019 and welcome 2020 than to be a part of the grand celebration of New Year in Moscow or in St Petersburg 2020?

Helen Isaeva

New Year's Celebration in Moscow

Moscow 2020 New Year celebration should be something that no one has ever seen before, especially when it comes to soaking in the lovely festive atmosphere of the Russian city of Moscow. Dazzling crowds, Red Square and Cathedrals decorated with lights, and the amazing fireworks will make you winter hiolidays truly memorable! New Years is the time when the city of Moscow is covered in snow, and that’s why city/country is often called ‘Winter Wonderland.’ People who are planning a trip to Moscow can be a part of the festive atmosphere and see the magnificent landscapes covered in the blanket of snow.

In Moscow there is a grand festival on Red Square prior New year Eve and the week after when the locals have traditional winter holidays: music performances, laser shows, contest games and quizzes for all festival guests.
MoscowFireworks Show in Moscow
There is no way people can enjoy Moscow New Year’s Eve without the breathtaking fireworks. New Year’s fireworks shows will take place at 30 venues. The best places to see it happening are- Red Square, Kremlin, and St. Basil’s Cathedral. Many Muscovites traditionally welcome the New Year on Red Square. The famous striking clock, the lights of the GUM and the sparkling skating rink create an unforgettable atmopshere!. At midnight, fireworks will be launched from Moskvoretskaya Street and people will see them above Red Square. At other venues, pyrotechnic shows will start at 1 am.

Over ten kinds of fireworks will illuminate the sky on New Year ’s Eve. There will be bouquets of colourful peonies and chrysanths, golden and silver waterfalls and waves, twinkling rings, palms and crowns.

New Year's Celebration in St Petersburg

St Petersburg The New Year’s Celebration at Palace Square and Nevsky prospect in the night December, 31 is going to start at 11:00 pm. The slogan of the four-hour long festivity is «The country congratulates you!».

The main scene will be located at the Palace square, additional scenes will be also set up at the Malaya Konyushennaya Street and beside the Great Gostiny Dvor.
The New Year’s eve celebration at the Palace square will consist of ice shows, performances by Russian and foreign pop stars and will finish with a spectacular firework.
Saint Petersburg residents and its guests will also see video shots from Russia’s most popular New Year movies, a laser show and a concert. Till 2:00 am there will be a party, people will see Ded Moroz /Father Frost and Snegurochka show, dance shows and a performance by popular artists. There will also be a Christmas tree roundelay, a famous New Year song being played at the background.

New Year Night celebration in hotels of Moscow and St. Petersburg

You can send us a request for the offer for a New Year Night in Moscow and Saint Petersburg to check the prices or search for more options. We will make our best to find an option that will make your New Year in Russia unforgettable!

Baltschug Kempinski Hotel 5* Moscow

The New Year’s party “Hussar Ballad” in Library room with an open terrace offering postcard views of the Kremlin and festive midnight fireworks over Red Square and St Basil’s Cathedral will turn Hotel Baltschug Kempinski into a 19th -century mansion featuring live music, interactive performances, a DJ, an exquisite festive menu by Chef, premium drinks and fantastic midnight fireworks over Red Square.
  • Gift from hotel: complimentary overnight stay in a room on 31 December 2019 and the royal Kremlin Breakfast on 1 January 2020 from 9:00 to 13:00
  • Accommodation includes unlimited access to the pool, sauna and gym from 10:00 to 22:00, free Wi -Fi, and late check -out until 14:00. Check -in time is from 15:00 on 31 December.
Price: 1 450 euro per person
Teenagers (13-17 y.o.): 370 euro per person (accommodation with parents)
100% prepayment, non-refundable

St. Petersburg
Belmond Grand Hotel Europe 5* St. Petersburg

Ring in the New Year with inimitable Russian flair! Treat your taste buds to the queen of delicacies — black caviar — enjoying a show that will leave you awestruck. See a sturgeon fish being milked, the caviar released and then salted by our expert. Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of this prized Russian speciality as you savour the pearls of exquisite flavour. During a festive five-course dinner with vodka and Russian wine pairing, a string ensemble and musical saw player will go head to head in a riveting battle, and canvases of renowned Russian artists will come to life on screen — a fabulous finale to a spellbinding evening.

New Year’s Eve in the Caviar Bar and Restaurant
854 euro per person

Programme may be subject to change without prior notice.
Wine pairing and welcome champagne cocktail are included in the price.