Trans-Siberian Railway


This was the itinerary we followed between July 1 – July 24, 2016.  Guaranteed to give you the best bang for your buck! For tips on how to plan it, here are 7 easy steps in planning your Trans-Siberian Expedition.

Beijing — Ulan Bator — Irkutsk  — Moscow
Date City Itinerary
Day 1 Friday (July 1) SFO Departure for Beijing
Day 2 Saturday Beijing Arrive in Beijing
Day 3 Sunday Beijing Hutong Tour, Drum Tower, and Summer Palace
Day 4 Monday Beijing Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, and Temple of Heaven Park
Day 5 Tuesday Beijing Great Wall of China at Jinshanling via public transport 
Day 6 Wednesday Beijing Head out to train station, overnight on train.

Train K3

Day 7 Thursday Ulan Bator Arrive at 1520
Day 8 Friday Mongolia Chinggis Khan Statue, Terelj
Day 9 Saturday Mongolia Khustain National Park
Day 10 Sunday Mongolia Karakorum
Day 11 Monday Mongolia Naadam Opening Ceremonies
Day 12 Tuesday Mongolia Naadam games
Day 13 Wednesday Mongolia Naadam Closing Ceremonies
Day 14 Thursday Train to Siberia  Train 263 (30 hours to Irtursk).
Day 15 Friday Irtursk Day trip: Great Baikal Trail, Listvyanka
Day 16 Saturday Olkhon Island  Olkhon Island
Day 17 Sunday Olkhon Island  Olkhon Island
Day 18 Monday Irtursk Rest
Day 19 Tuesday Train to Moscow Train 001 at 623 am
Day 20 Wednesday Train  Train
Day 21 Thursday Train  Train
Day 22 Friday Arrive in Moscow at 601am Moscow sight-seeing
Day 23 Saturday Day trip around Moscow  Kremlin. Book tickets for the Armory.
Day 24 Sunday Depart for US.


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