Must See & Do Private Tour (Half day walking tour)

During this tour we will discover the world famous Moscow sites: Red Square, St. Basils Cathedral (both UNESCO Heritage Sites), Bolshoi theatre, Lenin’s Mausoleum, GUM and many more. Through these symbolic sites we will learn about the history, traditions and modern life of Muscovites.

What’s more? We will enjoy delicious ice-cream prepared according to USSR recipe in one of the oldest Department stores - GUM.

Welcome to Moscow!

per adult from

$153

NZD

Duration

4 hours

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  • What's included :
    • Snacks - Ice-cream
    • Metro tickets
    • Professional licensed guide
    • Expert local advice on what to do and where to go before / after the tour
    What's excluded :
    • Entrance fee to St. Basil's Cathedral (EUR15 per person)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Red Square, Moscow 109012 Russia

    Red Square is one of the most famous Russia's places of interest. It is located right in the heart of Moscow. Many significant buildings surround Red Square: the Kremlin, Lenin's Mausoleum, Saint Basil's Cathedral, GUM trading house and Kazan Cathedral there. The State Historical Museum is also located in the square.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Saint Basil's Cathedral, Red Square 2, Moscow 109012 Russia

    A world-famous landmark of Moscow. In 1990, it became part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    Stop At: Lenin's Mausoleum, Red Square, Moscow 613310 Russia

    Lenin’s Mausoleum is a Soviet monument in which the mummified remains of Vladimir Lenin, the main leader of the October Revolution in 1917 and the first Soviet President, are preserved.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Kremlin Walls and Towers, Red Square, Moscow 613310 Russia

    The steeple-roofed towers of the Moscow Kremlin
    Russian: Кремль
    and its walls with swallow-tailed crenellations are irreplaceable elements of Moscow’s panoramic metropolis. The settlement where the Kremlin is now dates back to ancient times.
    There are 20 towers in Kremlin and we will see the most significant ones.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: GUM, Red Square, 3 Metro Ploshchad Revolyutsii, Moscow 109012 Russia

    The most iconic Dapertment store in Russia. Here we will have a chance to try USSR ice-cream.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Bolshoi Theatre, Teatralnaya Sq., 1, Moscow 125009 Russia

    The pride of all Russia - Bolshoi Theater - is one of the world’s biggest opera and ballet theaters, rated as high as La Scala in Italy and Covent Garden in England. It is hard to overestimate the importance of the Bolshoi Theater for Russia. You can only enjoy its immortal creations and to admire its magnificent building, which is also an outstanding example of Russian architecture.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Aleksandrovskiy Sad, Near Kremlin, Moscow 119072 Russia

    Alexander Garden was one of the first urban public parks in Moscow. The park comprises three separate gardens, which stretch along all the length of the western Kremlin wall for 865 metres (2,838 ft)

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Tomb of Unknown Soldier, Aleksandrovskiy Sad, Moscow 125009 Russia

    The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier of Moscow is a memorial dedicated to the Soviet soldiers who fell during the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945). The remains of the unknown soldier, killed in the Battle of Moscow and initially buried in a mass grave at Zelenograd, were relocated to the Kremlin Wall in December of 1966. In front of the tomb is a Eternal Flame with underneath the inscription: "Your name is unknown, your deed is immortal" . To the right of the memorial is a grantie wall with the following inscription: "1941 - To Those Who Have Fallen For The Motherland - 1945"

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Tverskaya Street (Ulitsa), Tverskaya ulitsa, Moscow Russia

    Tverskaya is the main thoroughfare of Moscow. It bears the name of the ancient town Tver to which this road original led. When St. Petersburg was founded this road linked these two major cities of Russia. It was also known as the tsar's road, as all Russian monarchs were driven along Tverskaya on their way to their coronation, which took place in the Assumption Cathedral in the Moscow Kremlin.

    Duration: 10 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Bolshoi Theatre, Theatre Square, 1, Moskva, Russia, 125009
    Return Detail :
    Zaryad'e Park, Moscow, Russia, 115035
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Insider Moscow Tours

Activity ID: V-144296P2

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