Skip-The-Line Kremlin and Red Square Tour with Free Coffee and Private Guide

See all the must-see sites of Russian capital in just 2 or 3 hours (depending on a selected tour option) on this comprehensive Moscow tour.

Make a photo stop at the breath-taking Red Square, check out the magnificent St Basil’s Cathedral and majestic Kremlin towers, stroll down lovely Nikolskaya Street and visit the Zaryadie Park, where you can hide from the hustle and bustle of a big city.

Be ready for a fun fast paced walk through the historic center of Moscow. Take pictures of beautiful red bricks arches - the historical entry point to city’s main sightseeing area from Manezhnaya Square.

Finally, enjoy the unbeatable views over city center while sipping complimentary mellow coffee in a very cozy cafe at Detskiy Mir on Lubyanka.

Take in the views of the downtown Moscow, Kremlin, KGB Building from the observation deck. Finish your tour here observing the city, watching people and shopping for souvenirs.

per adult from

$97

NZD

Duration

3 hours

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  • What's included :
    • All taxes
    • Friendly local guide
    • Tea/coffee (with a selected 3-hour tour option)
    • Multiple start times available (on demand, if booked in advance)
    • Expert advice where to go and what to do after the tour
    • Iconic places for photo shoot
    • Flexible customizable itinerary
    • Must-see attractions and off the beaten path
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Ticket to the Kremlin (on 3-hour tours)
    • Entry/Admission - Moscow Kremlin
    • Entry/Admission - Assumption Cathedral
    • Entry/Admission - Cathedral of the Annunciation
    • Entry/Admission - Cathedral of the Archangel (Arkhangelsky Sobor)
    • Entry/Admission - Tsar Bell and Tsar Cannon
    What's excluded :
    • Entrance to St Basil's Cathedral (optional)
    • Hotel pickup and drop off
    • Entry/Admission - Saint Basil's Cathedral
    • Entry/Admission - State Security Building Lubyanka
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Resurrection (Voskresenskyie) Gates with Iverskaya Chapel, Voskresenskiye Vorota, 1A, Moscow 109012 Russia

    Meet your friendly local guide near Resurrection Gate on Red Square. Your guide will be holding a placard so you can easily recognize her. Depending on the tour option you select this tour can last 2 hours (without Kremlin and Detsky Mir) or 3 hours (with Kremlin and free coffee).

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Kazan Cathedral, Nikolskaya st., 3, Moscow 109012 Russia

    Feast your eyes on stunning Kazan Cathedral.

    Duration: 10 minutes

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

    Admire the monumental Kremlin walls.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Saint Basil's Cathedral, Red Square 2, Moscow 109012 Russia

    Marvel at nine colorful chapels dedicated to the holies of quirky St. Basil’s Cathedral. Hear the legend about the cathedral, the Russian Tsar Ivan the Terrible and why he blinded the architect.

    Duration: 10 minutes

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

    See the elegant historic exteriors of GUM.

    Duration: 10 minutes

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

    Deepen your knowledge about Soviet leader – Lenin and Stalin.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Park Zaryadye, Varvarka, 6/1, Moscow 109012 Russia

    Then proceed to Zaryadye Park, $27 billion urban park and wander through four climatic zones: forest, steppe, tundra, and the floodplains and absorb stunning Kremlin views from the bridge over the Moskva River.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Nikolskaya Street, Nikol'skaya ulitsa, Moscow Russia

    After that, walk along the oldest Moscow streets Varvarka and Vetoshniy Lane on route to Nikolskaya, arguably the most beautiful Moscow avenue.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Kitai-Gorod and Varvarka Street, Varvarka St. Kitai-Gorod, east of the Kremlin, Moscow Russia

    Being part of Kitay Gorod area, historic and cultural core of the city, this atmospheric enclave replete with timeless buildings, fashionable restaurants, elegant shops, boutiques and cozy cafes is the perfect place to buy souvenirs, chocolates or just to take a stroll.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Monument to Marshal Zhukov, Manezhnaya Ploshchad, Moscow 125009 Russia

    Learn the story of the Russian hero - Marshal Zhukov.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Romanovskiy Obelisk in the Alexander Garden, Aleksandrovskiy Garden, Moscow 613310 Russia

    Your expert guide will point out various benchmarks of rich Russian history as you amble through the Grotto and Monument obelisk erected for the tercentenary of the House of Romanov (Russian Tsars dynasty).

    Duration: 10 minutes

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

    Your next stop will be Alexander Garden, urban park created in honor of a victory over Napoleon in the Patriotic war of 1812.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Moscow Kremlin, Moscow 103132 Russia

    Next, if you book a 3-hour tour, venture to the Kremlin, the oldest and the largest fortress in Russia, established by the orders of Yuri Dolgoruky, the founder of Moscow.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Assumption Cathedral, Dvortsovaya, 1B, Moscow 103073 Russia

    Be inspired with the ornate designs of the Assumption Cathedral, the Archangel’s Cathedral, and the Annunciation Cathedral.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Cathedral of the Annunciation, Borovitskaya Ulitsa , Ivanovskaya Ploshchad Kremlin, Moscow 103073 Russia

    Don't forget to take amazing photos at this legendary landmark.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Cathedral of the Archangel (Arkhangelsky Sobor), Borovitskaya ulitsa Kremlin, Moscow Russia

    Learn the rich history of Archangel Cathedral.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Tsar Bell and Tsar Cannon, ul. Kreml, Moscow 101000 Russia

    And of course, do not miss two paradoxes of Russia: the Tsar Bell, the biggest bell in the world that never rang and Tsar Cannon, the biggest cannon, included in the Guinness Book as the largest one by caliber that never shot.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Lubyanka Square, Moscow 109012 Russia

    Finally, head to the history-steeped Lubyanka Square, with its infamous large yellow brick building used to be the headquarters of the KGB, currently included in the complex of buildings of the Federal security service of Russia (FSB).

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: State Security Building Lubyanka, B. Lubyanka, 2, Moscow 101000 Russia

    It’s funny but Russian Imperator Peter the Great had his Secret office exactly on the site of one of the FSB edifices.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Detskiy Mir, Vozdvizhenka St., 10, Moscow 125009 Russia

    Before you conclude your trip, you’ll also get to visit the famous Detskiy Mir department store where you can easily spend a couple hours browsing children shops. Enjoy complimentary coffee/tea in a cozy coffeeshop and get incredible views of the city skyline from the observation deck on roof terrace. Do not miss a small adjacent museum known for its interesting collection of children toys from the Soviet era.

    Duration: 10 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Voskresenskiye Vorota, Moscow, Russia, 109012
    Return Detail :
    Detskiy Mir, Teatral'nyy Proyezd, 5, стр. 1, Moskva, Russia, 109012
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Historic walking tour
    • Please indicate prefer start time in comments when booking, otherwise it'll be 10am on default
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • In high season (June-August) the tour starts only at 3-4pm, only in English and without guiding inside the Kremlin, only outside. Your guide will get the tickets for you and you will still be able to explore the inside Kremlin but on your own, without the guide
    • Tours in all other languages (except English) are subject to availability and can be substituted to English
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Advance tickets are not guaranteed if you book less than a week before the tour. In this case your guide can only guide you outside and get ticket for you on spot so you could explore the Kremlin on your own
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • We are serious about taking extra precautions to stop the spread of this virus by practicing regular hand washing and sanitization. We practice social distancing measures through providing private tours only.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 - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Friendly Local Guides

Activity ID: V-11498P62

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