|Questions and Answers
Expand your vision. Embrace new experiences. Discover Russia.
1. How long has the business been operating and how did it start?
Our Company was founded in 2008, when our founder Anna Abbasi came back from one of her trips to Russia and decided to share her passion for the country, where she was born with the rest of the World...
2. What is your company's mission?
Our goal is to inspire and educate travelers about the beautiful, vibrant and unique Russia. We offer an exciting range of tours, cruises and adventure trips to explore Russia’s greatest destinations from classic Moscow and St. Petersburg to lesser known places such as Karelia, Sochi, Altai, Kamchatka and many others. We ensure that our customers have the necessary knowledge to gain the most from their Russian experience! Choose Russia trips, group tours, independent vacations, and custom packages!
3. What does your company specialize in?
Our company offers you a wide selection of Russia tours. We provide both short and long tours for different budgets. You may choose any tour you like from our list of popular tours on the website or create your own Russia tour. Our friendly and experienced American and Russian staff and guides will make you feel at home throughout your stay in Russia and are always on call to assist you with any requests or questions that you may have.
4. Who is the founder or owner of the company and briefly describe his/her past activities?
Anna Abbasi is the co-founder of DiscoverRus Travel club was born and raised in Russia. She moved to the USA, when she was 20 years old, graduated from Old Dominion University with degree in Finance and Marketing.
5. What is your most popular travel package and why?
Russia Cruises and Trans-Siberian railway tours are the most popular ways to discover Russia. Russia's Trans-Siberian Railway is the longest continuous rail line on Earth, that runs in an epic journey of almost six thousand miles over one third of the globe. Trans-Siberian line runs from Moscow to Vladivostok, passing through Yaroslavl on the Volga, Yekaterinburg in the Urals, Irkutsk near scenic Lake Baikal's southern extremity, and then Khabarovsk. Just sit back and enjoy the trip!
6. What is the best compliment you received from a client?
"I just wanted to thank you for making our vacation in Khanty-mansiysk a great time .I expected the worst but was pleasantly surprised. The hotel was great and my wife didn't complain one time and that was a surprise. I think the whole group would say the same thing. Thank you for all the help and I will definitely recommend you to any one going to Russia.
-Bart Sardo, August 2009 "