Travel across Russia to see the grandest battlfields of WWII. Start in Moscow exploring WWII-related highlights, then fly to Volgograd to visit the most memorable places of the grandest battle in human's history, the Battle of Stalingrad. Learn more about details of the battle which lasted for over 5 months after Stalin issued one his most famous orders, "Not A Step Back". Here the Soviet Army first stopped the German advance into the Soviet Union and then turned of the tide of war in favour of the Allies. Finally, we explore Prokhorovka ( Kursk) where the biggest tank battle in history took place.
Visit Stalingrad on a special day 22nd June, when the WWII started for the USSR
Explore local museum, defensive lines, Teplovskie heights, train station, monument to sappers, memorial to communication specialists, and a memorial to artillery division during the tour to Ponyri Village (Kursk)
Guided tour to the place of the battlefield around Prokhorovka (Kursk)
Visit Stalingrad and battlefields of the world's most famous battle with the local experts
Guided tour to the large military museum in Kubinka, where tanks, armoured fighting vehicles (AFVs) and their relevant information are displayed and showcased
Guided tour to the place where general-field marshall Friedrich Paulus surrender
Guided tour to Mamaev Kurgan, the memorial complex
Guided tour to the Monino Military Aircraft Museum
Moscow walking city tour and Moscow metro tour included
There are numerous places of interests in modern Volgograd and Kursk, where the battles took place. Under professional guidance, we will also travel outside of the cities to visit the most remarkable locations. For a serious exploration of the area, we use 4X4 vans for off-road driving.
Ross Cable, Australia: Discovery Russia Tours - a bespoke experienceDiscovery Russia Tours interacted with us throughout the entire process to provide a tailored experience in line with our unique interests. Expert guides were provided where required and the precise itinerary and budget was delivered as we wished. The staff were professional, knowledgable and hugely helpful, smoothing what might be regarded as a daunting experience into an enjoyable and stress-free lifetime event. I would recommend these Russia travel experts to any person interested in travelling to Russia, particularly to out of the way locations or for niche interests such as war history.