Best of Moscow Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

42883


Categories

Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

The Kremlin, Red Square, St. Basil's and the Metro with a private guide


The old Moscow cannot be compared to any other place in the world. The Kremlin (the word you can often hear in the news) is the oldest part of the capital, a mighty fortess and a residence of Russian rulers. Splendeur of the roayl court can be felt here, on the Cathedral square surrounded by the 15-16th centries churches.

Red Square by the Kremlin must be the most iconic views of Moscow. The main square of the country witnessed many historical events and still hosts military parades and other events. Walking around the square we will see an amazing St. Basil's Cathedral, Lenin's Tomb where the body of the founder of Soviet Union is still kept, and an elegant GUM shopping center.

Itinerary

I meet you in your hotel' s lobby. We walk to the Kremlin or take metro/taxi there.

Tour of the Kremlin grounds, including visiting two cathedrals
Red Square and its sights - St. Basi's Cathedral, GUM shopping center, Lenin's Tomb (outside only; in summer visitting it takes about an hour queuing)
Short tour of the metro (1-2 stops)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel

End location: Your hotel

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

walking

What’s Included

A pick up from the hotel
An insight to Russian mindset from a native Muscovite
An information from a well-trusted source
Answers to any questions related to Russian lifestyle and attitudes

as well as such a prosaic things as
The Kremlin, St Basil's and the Metro admission fees and a guided tour permission

Estimated Local Cash Needed

500 RUB - Food, drinks

What’s Extra

Beverages, souvenirs (optional).

A Recent Review of this tour

Maria is a fantastic guide! She had no problem leading 16 English-speaking people, while giving very interesting insights and professional descriptions to surrounding places and sightseeing marvels. We all enjoyed Maria's guiding very very much - many thanks Maria!!
Ruben Khadiullin

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