Full Day Moscow 'Walk Like Locals' Private Walking Tour

Full Day Moscow 'Walk Like Locals' Private Walking Tour
Walking & Biking Tours > Walking Tours > City Walk
$315
Duration: 7 hours
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Description

Explore Moscow from a different angle and uncover its hidden gems. Enjoy a private, very personal 7-hour walking Moscow tour with your local guides who are round-the-world travelers. Your guide will show you his own Moscow, not the Red Square, Bolshoi Theatre, or Christ the Savour Temple, you will feel the vibe of real Moscow instead. This is a walking tour with a difference, aimed to make you feel like a local and introduce you to Moscows hidden gems. Learn about architecture, food and modern history while discovering the city. You will walk around 15 to 20 km, so plan your wardrobe accordingly and wear nice walking shoes.

Meet your guide in the morning by the Belorusskskaya metro and then set off on your epic 7-hour walking journey around Moscow, exploring the grand avenues and hidden streets.

As you walk your guide will point out examples of Soviet and classic Russian architecture. You will learn the history of this area, the stories about a Napoleon invasion, famous Russian writers, about Horse Races and many more. Discover a little history, architecture, your guide very personal history lessons, Moscow tea culture and many more.

Continue your walk toward Georgian Sloboda. You will learn about a modern sculpture school in Moscow, visit a Georgian Orthodox Church and find a magic portal to the Zoo and learn an important lesson of modern (and very brutal) history near Russian White House. Then, relax in a nice cafe trying Georgian pastries with some famous lemonade.

Later, continue your walk to get to know a little bit about an important period of Constructivist architecture and will have a chance to visit a lobby of a famous Stalin skyscraper. After that is the stop for lunch inat a nice cafe. After the rest we will continue to explore Moscow.

Stroll to Patriarch Ponds, the famous place and a very trendy neighborhood. Wander through peaceful valleys around the Pond, learn the stories about this area, listen some poetry. Then visit the Hermitage garden and then will stroll some hidden streets and lanes. You end the walking tour in Pushkin Square.

Feel free to ask questions and your guide will share some useful information and suggestions on what to do and to see best in Moscow.

Explore Moscow from a different angle and uncover its hidden gems. Enjoy a private, very personal 7-hour walking Moscow tour with your local guides who are round-the-world travelers. Your guide will show you his own Moscow, not the Red Square, Bolshoi Theatre, or Christ the Savour Temple, you will feel the vibe of real Moscow instead. This is a walking tour with a difference, aimed to make you feel like a local and introduce you to Moscows hidden gems. Learn about architecture, food and modern history while discovering the city. You will walk around 15 to 20 km, so plan your wardrobe accordingly and wear nice walking shoes.