2 days in Moscow with a friendly private guide


Tour Number

Activity Level



City, First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Youth and Family


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5



Russian (fluent), English (advanced)

Moscow Life. Old and Modern

*Customizable tour!
2 days of exploring Moscow, historical and modern sites.

You will see what Moscow is about and why it is so different and diverse.
You will visit museums, parks, squares, historical sites
You will see Stalin skyscrapers, buildings dating back to 14-15 centuries, how Moscovites live here every day, what they do and where they go
2 days with 5 hours a day, total 10 hours.

All my tours are customized, these is a suggested itinerary:

Day 1
10am Hotel pick-up
11am Red Square, St Basil's Cathedral, GUM
12pm Kremlin cathedrals
1pm Lunch in Korchma Mokhovaya (Ukrainian traditional food)
1. 45 Alexander Garden
2pm Tverskaya Street, Kamergersky Lane, Bolshaya Dmitrovka, Kuznetsky Most Street, Petrovka Street, Stoleshnikov Lane
3pm Drop off at your hotel or any place you wish

Day 2
10am Pick up at hotel
11am Kolomenskoye Park with its cathedrals and palaces of 16-17 centuries
1pm Arbat street, a meal in Varenichnaya cafe
2pm Christ the Savior Cathedral, Gorky Park
3pm Drop off at your hotel


Leaving the hotel
Taking metro to get to the places
the Kremlin
Red Square
Kolomenskoe, Tsarino Parks
Tretyakov Gallery
Metro in Moscow
Novodevichiy Monastery/Cemetery
Observation Platform on Sparrow Hills
Victory Park
Arbat street
Gorky Park
or anything else you want to see

+ Off the beaten path and some local gems in between!

Lunch somewhere in between
Buying souvenirs (optional, if time is left)
Getting back to the hotel or drop-off at any place you wish

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Lobby of your hotel

End location: Lobby of your hotel

Duration: 2 days


Transportation Method: Walking + metro
If you prefer a driving tour, I can customize the itinerary and cost for you depending on the number of people in your group (or if you're a solo traveler)

What’s Included

Other: Me as your tour guide, interpreter and local friend
Authentic experience
Friendly atmosphere
Flexibility on the tour, no rush
Most scenic spots of Moscow for photo shooting
Insight into a local life and what's on in Moscow
Arranging a taxi or table in a restaurant, if needed

Estimated Local Cash Needed

3000 rubles - Armory - 700 rubles per person
Kremlin - 500 rubles per person
lunch - 300-1000 rubles per person

What’s Extra

Other: Entrance fees, lunch
If there are more than 5 people in your group I can customize the tour for you for a bit of extra charge


* Dress code if you plan to visit churches: no shorts for men, as for women - only long skirts or dresses, long sleeves and head scarf

A Recent Review of this tour

Alina was really great! Very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. Always on time. She was helpful in helping me plan my time (when i was not with her) in Moscow. It was a very pleasurable experience and Iwould recommend her highly.
Rick Smith

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Private tour guide Alina

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