Attend a Russian ball on New Year’s Eve on this tour

A New Year’s Eve ball is on the itinerary for MIR Corp.'s winter tour to Russia.
(MIR Corp.)

If you’re looking for an authentic New Year’s Eve celebration, visit Russia. This Russian Winter Wonderland tour makes Jan. 1 a super-holiday, complete with gifts and a night of revelry. 

The 10-day tour, organized by MIR Corp., includes stops in St. Petersburg, Moscow and 12th century Suzdal, where the itinerary includes festivities, visits to ancient churches and a traditional sleigh ride.

In St. Petersburg, tour participants either ring in the New Year with feasting, toasts and songs in a Russian home, or at the lavish Czar’s Ball in Catherine Palace. In Moscow, participants visit Red Square, St. Basil’s Cathedral and the Kremlin.

Dates: Dec. 29-Jan. 7


Price: From $4,995 per person, double occupancy. Includes accommodations, most meals, guide services, transportation during the tour, gratuities and special events. International airfare not included.

Info: MIR Corp., (800) 424-7289


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