Best of Moscow private walking tour

Best of Moscow private walking tour
Day Trips & Excursions > Day Trips > Day Trips
$190
Duration: 5 hours
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Description

Discover the best of Moscow on a 5-hour insider walking tour with an expert guide. Admire the colorful domes of St. Basil’s Cathedral, which sits on Red Square below the ramparts of the Kremlin. Explore the Kremlin walled complex of domed cathedrals and palaces, which hide a lot of wonders like Tsar Pushka (cannon) and Tsar Bell. Stroll along the streets of neighboring Kitai Gorod which rivals Red Square in architectural beauty. And look at historical downtown from bird’s eye observation deck. You’ll see top attractions like GUM department store, the Bolshoi Theater and neighborhood gems like Nikolskaya and Arbat street. As you walk, you'll learn the history of this contemporary city and its ancient roots.  

Key highlights:
● Private 5-hour walking tour of Moscow with an expert guide.
● Explore the Kremlin grounds and see the palaces dating back to 15th-20th centuries, the Tsar-Bell and the Tsar-Canon, look at the working residence of the President of Russia and try to guess if he is in the office today.
● Visit the Dormision Cathedral, the coronation place of the Tsars, and see the throne of Ivan the Terrible, the oldest murals and icons.
● Go out of the Kremlin through the most iconic gate of the Kremlin, the Savior Gate and make your step in Red Square. Enjoy the breathtaking view of St Basil Cathedral, go inside to admire its fascinating interiors and get to know why it is called so. Observe Lenin's Tomb, Lobnoye Mesto and the Monument to two national heroes Minin and Pozharsky. Visit GUM department store and try the best of Moscow ice-cream, walk along the fairy tale Nikolskaya street and feel the vibrant atmosphere of the big city.
● Walk along Varvarka Street, heading east from the rear of St. Basil’s, to admire past centuries-old churches and Old English Court and make your way into Kitai Gorod. 
● Pass by notorious KGB in Lubyanka square, the world-famous Bolshoi theatre and look at the city center from the rooftop of Detskyi Mir
● Go out to Revolution square and see the change of Kremlin guards near the WWII Memorial in Alexander Garden and complete your tour in Arbat street, the 16th century Moscow suburb.

Discover the best of Moscow on a 5-hour insider walking tour with an expert guide. Admire the colorful domes of St. Basil’s Cathedral, which sits on Red Square below the ramparts of the Kremlin. Explore the Kremlin walled complex of domed cathedrals and palaces, which hide a lot of wonders like Tsar Pushka (cannon) and Tsar Bell. Stroll along the streets of neighboring Kitai Gorod which rivals Red Square in architectural beauty. And look at historical downtown from bird’s eye observation deck. You’ll see top attractions like GUM department store, the Bolshoi Theater and neighborhood gems like Nikolskaya and Arbat street. As you walk, you'll learn the history of this contemporary city and its ancient roots.