Moscow river tour with private guide

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Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), Russian (fluent)

To explore Moscow by river is fun!

Look at the best Moscow landmarks from water with no traffic jams! During this tour you can see wonderful views to Kremlin, Chist the Savior Cathedral, Peter I monument, the House on the Embankment, Europe square, several bridges over Moskva river, a couple of Stalin 7 sisters sky scrapers, Moscow City Sky scrapers and much more. If you wish you can order dinner on board a ship.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Basic price of this tour includes a pick up service at your hotel and guidin service during the boat trip, but doesn't include the price of tickets and transfers. This tour has variations.
Please, read the field "itinerary" carefully and choose the options you prefer and send a message before reservation to adjust the final price.


Please, read this description to choose the options for your tour.

1. BASIC river tour with a private guide. I meet you at your hotel lobby and we go on foot and by metro to Kievskiy station harbour. The boats from there go every 30 minutes since 12. 00 till 20. 00, so we can be very flexible with time. This cruise is 35$ extra per person.

2. RADISSON BOAT cruise with private guide. I meet you at your hotel lobby and we go by car to Radisson harbour. Radisson boats are a bit more luxurious than regular, but they are sheduled. The boats start at 13:00, 15:00, 17:00, 20:00, 21:00. This tour is 80$ extra per person.

3. RADISSON 1ST CLASS BOAT cruise with private guide is similar to RADISSON BOAT cruise, but we book first class seas. This tour is 105$ extra per person.

4. You can order professions photo service with every cruise (120$ extra per group).

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel lobby.

End location: Your hotel lobby of a place in the city centre according to a tourist's choice.

Duration: 3 hours

The river cruise itself is 2-2,5 hous and the transfer is about 30 minutes each way. The tour duration might be affected by weather, traffic and other unpredictable conditions which make it a bit shorter or longer.


We move on foot or metro (depends on your hotel's location) and by boat.

What’s Included

Pick up service at your hotel and guiding service.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 RUB - You may need some money if you wish to order dinner during the cruise or buy souvenirs.

What’s Extra

Boat tickets and tranfers (will be included in the tour price after the tourist confirms the variation of the tour).

Anything you want to eat, drink or buy during the tour.

Professional photo service during the tour (can be included in the tour price if the tourist wants to have it).


Please, book the tours in Moscow at least 2 days in advance. In case of short notice, message me via ToursByLocals before reservation.

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