Moscow Private 2-Day Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Russia

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Embark on a 2-day Moscow city tour and learn about the most interesting facts about the city. Find out why Moscow is so different and discover the off the beaten path gems of Moscow. Visit one of the royal estates - Kolomenskoe or Tsaritsino Museum-Preserve.Discover Moscow’s most famous landmarks with a local and passionate guide during this engaging 2-day tour. You will see: The Kremlin, Red Square, Moscow Metro, Arbat street, Izmailovo Flea Market, Kitay Gorod, Stalin skyscrapers and much more! Indulge in a local authentic lunch (extra cost).History buffs flock to the Kremlin. With a knowledgeable local guide, you can head straight past the Kremlin's long entrance lines to learn all about the UNESCO-listed cathedral. Early booking is recommended as the Kremlin is very popular, especially in high season (April-October). This tour can be customized to make it a unique experience for you.It's a 2-day tour, 5 hours each day.
ItineraryDay 1: Moscow Must-See Tour: Red Square, Kremlin with all cathedrals, Tsar Cannon and Tsar Bell, St Basil's Cathedral,MausoleumStop At: Red Square (Krasnaya ploshchad), Moscow, Central RussiaExperience local life, history, food, and Russian hospitality with your private guide. Explore the city by metro, and see some of the most beautiful stations in Moscow Metro. Discover Moscow through the eyes of locals with a friendly local guide and, check out places off the beaten path. Please note this tour can be customized to make it a unique experience for you. Your private guide meets you in your hotel lobby and discusses the tour itinerary with you at the beginning of your tour. Timing can be adjusted to meet your preferences. Day 1:10am - Hotel pickup10:30am - Red Square, St. Basil’s Cathedral, GUM, Lenin's MausoleumDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Kremlin Walls and Towers, Moscow, Central Russia11:30am - Kremlin, Kremlin towers, Kremlin cathedrals: Assumption Cathedral, Annunciation Cathedral, Archangel Cathedral and Cathedral of the Twelve Apostles in the Patriarch’s Palace. See four other palaces from outside: Great Kremlin Palace, State Kremlin Palace, Poteshny Palace, and Terem Palace. Try and find the difference between 20 Kremlin towers. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Romanovskiy Obelisk in the Alexander Garden, Moscow, Central Russia1pm - Alexander Garden, the Ruined Grotto, Eternal Flame to the Unknown Solder, Manezh Square, Monument after Russian General Zhukov, Bolshoi Theater, ancient Kitay Gorod wallEnjoy lunch at Korchma Mokhovaya with authentic traditional interior and food (at your own expense)Duration: 30 minutesPass By: State Academic Bolshoi Theater Museum, Moscow, Central RussiaSee the legendary Bolshoi Theater from outsideStop At: Yeliseev's Food Hall (Yeliseevskiy Gastronom), Moscow, Central Russia2pm - Coffee in the O2 lounge bar for fabulous views of the Kremlin and the City (optional)2-2:30pm - Yeliseev's Emporium department storDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Tverskaya Street (Ulitsa), Moscow, Central RussiaTake a historic scroll through the intriguing Moscow Old Town: Tverskaya Street, Kamergersky Lane, Bolshaya Dmitrovka, Kuznetsky Most Street, Petrovka Street, Stoleshnikov Lane3pm - Drop-off at your hotel or destination of your choiceDuration: 1 hourStop At: St. Basil's Cathedral, Moscow, Central RussiaSnap a picture at the most instagrammable cathedral in MoscowDuration: 10 minutesNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 2: Moscow City Tour: Kolomenskoye, Arbat, Stalin Skyscraper, Moscow Historic Old Town, Gorky ParkStop At: Kolomenskoye Historical and Architectural Museum and Reserve, Moscow, Central RussiaDay 2:10am - Pickup at the port or hotel10:45am - Kolomenskoye with its cathedrals and palaces of 16-17 centuriesDuration: 1 hourStop At: Old Arbat (Stary Arbat), Moscow, Central Russia12:15pm - Arbat street, lunch in Varenichnaya cafe (Russian cuisine) or Khinkalnaya (Georgian cuisine) - extra cost;Duration: 1 hourPass By: Foreign Affairs Ministry, Moscow, Central Russia1pm - Stalin Skyscraper - Ministry of Foreign Affairs, souvenir shopping, great photo-opsStop At: Nikitskiy Boulevard, Moscow, Central Russia2pm - Moscow Old Town and White Town. Nikitsky boulevard and Bolshaya Nikitskaya streets (the place where Alexander Pushkin got married), Malaya Nikitskaya and Spridonovka streets (Moscow Moderne style), Tverskoy boulevard, Malaya and Bolshaya Bronnaya Streets + Patriarch Ponds (Mikhail Bulgakov’s places).Duration: 1 hourPass By: Bolshaya Nikitskaya street (ulitsa), Moscow, Central RussiaExplore the historic Old town of MoscowPass By: Patriarch's Pond, Moscow, Central RussiaExplore the White town of MoscowStop At: Gorkiy Central Park of Culture and Recreation, Moscow, Central RussiaOr else choose to see Gorky Park and Muzeon Park with 900 Statues.3pm - Drop-off at Gorky Park, your hotel or destination of your choice*The itinerary is subject to change.Duration: 1 hourNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

What’s included

  • All taxes
  • Friendly local guide
  • Private tour, 5 hours each day
  • Multiple start times available
  • 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
  • Meeting in the hotel lobby

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance fees (if any)
  • Entry/Admission - Kremlin Walls and Towers
  • Entry/Admission - St. Basil's Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Kolomenskoye Historical and Architectural Museum and Reserve

Highlights

  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Family friendly
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour

Itinerary

Day 1: 10am - Hotel pickup 10:30am - Red Square, St. Basil’s Cathedral, GUM, Lenin's Mausoleum Duration: 30 minutes Stop At: Kremlin Walls and Towers, Moscow, Central Russia 11:30am - Kremlin, Kremlin towers, Kremlin cathedrals: Assumption Cathedral, Annunciation Cathedral, Archangel Cathedral and Cathedral of the Twelve Apostles in the Patriarch’s Palace. See four other palaces from outside: Great Kremlin Palace, State Kremlin Palace, Poteshny Palace, and Terem Palace. Try and find the difference between 20 Kremlin towers.  Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Romanovskiy Obelisk in the Alexander Garden, Moscow, Central Russia 1pm - Alexander Garden, the Ruined Grotto, Eternal Flame to the Unknown Solder, Manezh Square, Monument after Russian General Zhukov, Bolshoi Theater, ancient Kitay Gorod wall Enjoy lunch at Korchma Mokhovaya with authentic traditional interior and food (at your own expense) Duration: 30 minutes Pass By: State Academic Bolshoi Theater Museum, Moscow, Central Russia See the legendary Bolshoi Theater from outside Stop At: Yeliseev's Food Hall (Yeliseevskiy Gastronom), Moscow, Central Russia 2pm - Coffee in the O2 lounge bar for fabulous views of the Kremlin and the City (optional) 2-2:30pm - Yeliseev's Emporium department stor Duration: 30 minutes Stop At: Tverskaya Street (Ulitsa), Moscow, Central Russia Take a historic scroll through the intriguing Moscow Old Town: Tverskaya Street, Kamergersky Lane, Bolshaya Dmitrovka, Kuznetsky Most Street, Petrovka Street, Stoleshnikov Lane 3pm - Drop-off at your hotel or destination of your choice Duration: 1 hour Stop At: St. Basil's Cathedral, Moscow, Central Russia Snap a picture at the most instagrammable cathedral in Moscow Duration: 10 minutes No meals included on this day. No accommodation included on this day.
Day 2: 10am - Pickup at the port or hotel 10:45am - Kolomenskoye with its cathedrals and palaces of 16-17 centuries Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Old Arbat (Stary Arbat), Moscow, Central Russia 12:15pm - Arbat street, lunch in Varenichnaya cafe (Russian cuisine) or Khinkalnaya (Georgian cuisine) - extra cost; Duration: 1 hour Pass By: Foreign Affairs Ministry, Moscow, Central Russia 1pm - Stalin Skyscraper - Ministry of Foreign Affairs, souvenir shopping, great photo-ops Stop At: Nikitskiy Boulevard, Moscow, Central Russia 2pm - Moscow Old Town and White Town. Nikitsky boulevard and Bolshaya Nikitskaya streets (the place where Alexander Pushkin got married), Malaya Nikitskaya and Spridonovka streets (Moscow Moderne style), Tverskoy boulevard, Malaya and Bolshaya Bronnaya Streets + Patriarch Ponds (Mikhail Bulgakov’s places). Duration: 1 hour Pass By: Bolshaya Nikitskaya street (ulitsa), Moscow, Central Russia Explore the historic Old town of Moscow Pass By: Patriarch's Pond, Moscow, Central Russia Explore the White town of Moscow Stop At: Gorkiy Central Park of Culture and Recreation, Moscow, Central Russia Or else choose to see Gorky Park and Muzeon Park with 900 Statues. 3pm - Drop-off at Gorky Park, your hotel or destination of your choice *The itinerary is subject to change. Duration: 1 hour No meals included on this day. No accommodation included on this day.
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