Ready to see the real Moscow? On this historical Moscow tour you'll see the city from a fresh, unique perspective, aided by the help of a local guide who knows all the insider info. Wave goodbye to the stuffy walking tours of yesteryear and dive into authentic local Moscow life!
We start this Moscow tour with the monument dedicated to the founder of Moscow – Yuri Dolgoruky. Stroll along the central streets and charming lanes, some of which are several hundred years old, lined with famous Moscow mansions, theatres, and restaurants. This introduction to Moscow is the perfect way to immerse yourself in the city, and your local guide will be filling you in on all the history of this area.
Explore State Duma (Russian parliament), the Bolshoi Theatre, the Red Square, the Kremlin, the world-famous Metropol hotel, and so much more. As you tour Moscow, you'll be able to spot some of the most famous landmarks, including the spires of orthodox churches crowned with their signature golden domes, which boldly rise up between the Soviet-era buildings, known as Stalin's Sisters Houses. If you're an architecture addict, there could not be a more perfect city to tour than Moscow! Here you'll find some of the most ornate and beautiful buildings on earth, next to the most imposing, and it's this juxtaposition that really enriches the spirit of Moscow. With the help of your local guide, this Moscow city tour will not only give you a chance to see examples of all of this, you'll learn the history and local secrets behind these buildings, too.
Take a walk over the Moskva River and find yourself at Christ the Saviour Cathedral, one of the largest in the world. Finally, finish this local Moscow tour with a cup of tea or coffee and an authentic handmade snack in a local Russian-style café. Here your guide will be able to give you more tips on things to do in Moscow, or give you directions back to your accommodation.
Inclusions: English Speaking Guide, Tea/coffee, Snack
Exclusions: Items of a personal nature, tips or gratuities for local guide.
Your Trip: For your Urban Adventure you will be in a small group of a maximum of 12 people.
Confirmation of booking: If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We'll see you at the start point.
Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.
Child Policy: This is a child-friendly tour. Children between the ages of 6 and 11 inclusively are permitted on this tour. Children younger than 6 are permitted at no extra cost, but please make sure you inform our guides of this before you take the tour.