Kremlin, Red square and more

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Tour Number

Activity Level

199228


Categories

Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
I'll be happy to help with pushing your wheelchair if it is needed.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), English (advanced)

Big orientation walking tour of Moscow


It is a good walking with lots of time for stories and pictures. During this tour, you'll learn how to use beautiful Moscow metro and stay oriented by using 5 key Russian phrases.
You'll understand the general layout of the city in relation to its most famous monuments, get a brief refresher course on Moscow history.
I'll take you to the Kremlin and show you around the country's most famous fortress - the place where most Russian rulers were crowned including Peter the Great, Catherine the Great and the last tsar of Russia Nicholas II. During this tour you will also see:
- The House on the Embankment - one of the most famous apartment blocks of the Stalin era.
- Christ the Savior cathedral destroyed under Stalin, rebuilt under Yeltsin
- The Museon sculpture park including a graveyard of fallen monuments

Itinerary

- Pick up at your hotel
- Walking tour of the historical city center including Red Square,
Sophia Embankment and Christ the Saviour Cathedral.
- Lunch at the Muzeon Sculpture Park
- Metro tour
- Guided walking tour of the Kremlin and its cathedrals.
- Back to the hotel by metro or on foot

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: your hotel

End location: your hotel

Duration: 5 hours

NOTE that Moscow Kremlin is closed on Thursday

Transportation

We'll get around Moscow on foot and public transportation.

What’s Included

Other: - the services of your private tour guide

- tickets to the Kremlin

Estimated Local Cash Needed

500 Rubles - Approx. per person. Lunch.

What’s Extra

Other: - Metro tickets

- Any food

- UBer taxi - around 10 USD. We may need to use one couple of times during the tour.

A Recent Review of this tour

He was flexible with the itinerary and had plenty of interesting photos and facts, and jokes as well. Judy
Judith Gavranich

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