Description of the tour
You will see the most symbolic ancient and Soviet-era monuments. We will start from the world-famous Bolshoi Theatre, continue with the former headquarters of KGB organization and see the Children's World Department Store. Then we will go down to Red Square where you will get to know the history of Lenin's tomb and St Basil's Cathedral - eighth wonder of the world. At the end of the tour, you will see the most famous World War II memorial in Moscow and the buildings of the first Russian university. With the help of your guide, you will also discover some secret non-touristic places where you can have lunch or grab a cup of coffee after the tour. But the experience is not full until you try something Russian - in the middle of the tour you will have a small tasting of some famous Russian sweets.
The Bolshoi Theatre - The State Department Store for children - KGB's building - Nikolskaya street - Red Square - GUM - St Basil's cathedral - Lenin's tomb - Alexander's Garden - The Eternal Fire and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier - Old buildings of Moscow State University - The Russian State Library - The Monument to Dostoevsky - The monument to Prince Vladimir
* - there may be changes in the route of the tour depending on some official events on Red Square e.t.c.
We tour every day at 10 a.m.
A group of at least 2 people is required*. The booking should be made at least 48 hours prior to the tour.
Meeting time and place
- 2-2,5 hours
- 3000 RUB (min 2 people are required)
The price includes:
- Licensed English-speaking guide
- Russian sweets tasting