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Whatever your travel style may be, we offer a wide variety of life-ennriching travel experiences in Russia. Start by choosing from the categories below to find your ultimate Russian vacation getaway, or the adventure trip of a lifetime.

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Discover a diversity of tours & travel experiences in exciting destinations, each destination spoils travellers with unique adventures. To see real Russia, you must go beyond the capitals.

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Our small group tours and private journeys seamlessly combine the best features each destination we visit in Russia has to offer. If you are seeking a life enriching travel experience, welcome home.

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Providing tours in Russia as if they were for us

Get inspired, browse essential articles for inspiration and better travel planning. Read traveller reviews and experiences.

12 reasons travellers fall in love with Russia

For the unfamiliar, the thought of Russia might conjure up images of vodka-swilling men in fur hats, or KGB spies from a Hollywood movie. But look past the stereotypes and ...

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Travel in time with indigenous Russia

Indigenous Russia refers to early tribes from Far North, Central and Southern Siberia and Far East, who live in the same territories and keep the same way of life and traditions ...

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Kamchatka Photo Trip - How I Captured A Lost World

"My name is Yanai Bonneh. I live in Ein HaBesor, a cooperative Israeli settlement in the Negev Desert. A few months ago I watched TV at home and ...

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Behind the Lens - Kamchatka Photo Tour

Photographers! Have you been searching for your next source of inspiration? Have you dreamed of an outlandishly remote journey to places where few humans have ...

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Personally I liked the tour offerings because it is an interesting mix of the best Kamchatka has to offer: very scenic coastline, volcanoes, forests hot springs and...bears! We were lucky enough to see some...of course from a safe distance! I spent a week that could't have been better: after a good and relaxed sleep in a convenient room and a hearty rich breakfast we were taken to the mountains to the see or to the river. No chance for sleeping in the car: the rides were quite bumpy and adventurous and I'd give the drivers an award for their skills! View all reviews > Rouven Winson, Germany
My wife and I were interested in visiting Kamchatka, but were unsure how to make the most of our planned time on the peninsula.  We found 56th Parallel through a web search and identified several appealing tours, but unfortunately did not have enough available time to book one of the 8-day tours.  After contacting 56th Parallel, Anna and the team provided us with an excellent itinerary that captured the best of Kamchatka within our limited time frame. View all reviews > Andrew Williams, USA
We have just broken away from our moorings alongside port here at St. Petersburg after an extraordinarily successful 2-day visit which more than exceeded expectations. I have to admit that I am glad that you talked me into doing things I had not done before, and initially objected to, particularly the Metro which we all felt was a special experience. View all reviews > Charles Hardeman, USA
Anna and the 56 Parallel team put together an amazing itinerary encompassing three distinct and very different venues within the Russian Federation; Moscow, Kamchatka, and Saint Petersburg. While the trip required many scheduling variations, every date and time was executed flawlessly by the several drivers and guides assigned to caring for Mark and I during our 10-day journey. Nicolai gave us a condensed (we only had several hours) but comprehensive tour and history of Moscow. View all reviews > John Mills and Mark Wozny, USA

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