Flexible full-day tour of Moscow


Tour Number

Activity Level



First Time Visitor, City


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Including a visit to the Kremlin!

Dear guests!

My city, Moscow, has a lot of to offer to its visitor - interesting museums, gorgeous churches, the metro of the unique beauty, Soviet era monuments next to the 500 years old Kremlin.
As your guide I will try to put together a perfect itinerary for you to let you see and learn as much as possible in just one day using public transport and walking. I will meet you in your hotel in the morning and will bring you back after the tour.

If you want this tour to be with a private transportation I can customize it for you.


There are many things to see in Moscow, and as each of you has your own preferences and interests, I want to give you a possibility to choose what your tour should include. These are the most popular sights:

1. The Kremlin *
2. The Armoury *
3. Red Square and its sights - St. Basil's cathedral, GUM and Lenin's tomb.
4. Christ the Saviour cathedral
5. The metro
6. Tretyakov gallery
7. History Museum
8. Contemporary History Museum
9. Space Exploration Museum
10. Izmaylovo souvenir market

* these sights should be booked in advance (at least 3 days in advance; on the high season - 2-4 weeks in advance)

The most popular itinerary is:

The Kremlin
The Armoury
-- Lunch --
Red Square and its sights
Metro tour
Christ the Saviour Cathedral

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel. I will have a sign with your name.

End location: Your hotel

Duration: 6 hours


By foot and public transport. In case you request car transportation may be provided, I can create a customized tour for you.

What’s Included

An itinerary designed specially for you
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 thing as
The Kremlin admission fee and a guided tour permission

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 RUB - In most places you can pay with a card, but for buying souvenirs, drinks or snacks in kiosks or markets you will need cash as well as for paying in taxis. (Optional)

What’s Extra

Tickets to the other museums for you and the guide. Public transport. Lunch

Museums fee are:
Armoury Chamber - 25 USD
Tretyakov Gallery - 10 USD
Space Museum - 7 USD

A Recent Review of this tour

Maria was a wonderful guide. The plan for our day was ideal for our needs. We toured the main sights in Moscow. The weather was very warm so the metro tour gave a little relief. Maria is very knowledgeable and her English excellent. I definitely recommend her.
Judith Barham

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Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Maria S.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/fulldaytourmoscow

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