The treasures of Moscow Kremlin private tour


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City, Museums / Culture, Youth and Family


Kid Friendly: No. Kids older than 4 years are welcomesd to this tour.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), Russian (fluent)

Red Square + Kremlin tour in Moscow

During this tour we visit the very heart of Moscow - Red Square and Moscow Kremlin, focus on the history and old city legends, explore the most ancient landmarks. You'll see: St. Basil's Cathedral, Lenin's Mausoleum, Alexander's garden, Cathedral and Ivanov's squares behing the Kremlin wall, Big Cannon, Big Bell and much more.

Please, note: Moscow Kremlin behind the wall is closed on Tursday.

If your group is larger than 4 people, or you want to add a professional photo session, please, contact me to adjust the price.

Book this tour at least 2 days in advance. In case of short notice, message me via ToursByLocals before reservation to confirm the availability. Thank you!


Pick up at your hotel.

Red Square and area around it: St. Basil's Cathedral, Lenin's Mausoleum, Kremlin Clock on the Savior Tower, the Execution place, Zero meridian of Russia, Basil's Descent, Moscow river with panoramic view to the Kremlin, Christ the Savior Cathedral and Stalin's sky-scraper in Kotelnicheskaya embankment, GUM department store, Bolshoy Theatre building, Lubyanka KGB building, The Revolution Square metro station (one of the most beautiful in Moscow), Maneznaya Square, Alexander's garden, the Tomb of Unknown soldier and Eternal Flame.

The territory of Moscow Kremlin: Kutafya, Troyitskaya and Arsenalnaya Towers, The Palace of Congresses, The Palace of Senate, The Arsenal building, Big Kremlin Palace, The Fun Palace, The Annunciation Cathedral, The Cathedral of the Archangel, The Dormition Cathedral, The Cathedral of Twelve Apostles, Ivan The Great Bell Tower, Big Canon, Big Bell, The Faceted Chamber, The Armoury Chamber building.

Professional photosession is possible (120$ extra).

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I meet you at your hotel lobby 10 minutes before the tour starts.

End location: I see you to your hotel after the tour or to the place you choose in the city cenre.

Duration: 3 hours

The time of the tour may vary depending on your hotel location, your desire to stop somewhere for a snack or stay in some place a bit longer.


This is a walking tour, we use Metro as a transportation method.

What’s Included

This tour includes pick up service at the hotel and guiding service for a group of 1-4 people.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1500 rub. - 10$ per person in local currency for ticket to enter the Kremlin territory.
10$ per person in local currency to enter St.Basil's Cathedral
2$ per person for metro tickets.
About 15-20$ in case you want to stop for a snack in a nice Russian cafe.

What’s Extra

Tickets to the landmarks:
10$ per person (including the guide) in local currency for ticket to enter the Kremlin territory.
10$ per person (including the guide) in local currency to enter St.Basil's Cathedral
Metro tickets: 2$ per person.
Anything you want to eat or buy.

Attention, please! This tour doesn't include visiting the Armoury Chamber and the Diamond Fund museums. Private guides are not allowed to conduct tours there. But I show you where to buy tickets to these museums and how to enter. You can visit these places after the tour by yourself.

A Recent Review of this tour

Very interesting trip with a very nice guide. Julia was very knowledgeable on the places that we went. She was very interesting and very engaging. I know that without her I would not have seen half of what I did. I can't thank her enough for the tour.
Robert Thompson

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