Grand Tour of Moscow: Red Square, Metro, Kremlin, Armoury, Arbat

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Enjoy a full-day guided tour of beautiful Moscow. Start with a walking tour of the city center before taking a trip to the Moscow Kremlin to see its churches, monuments, and official museum, the Armory. Then, after the optional lunch, explore the highlights of the underground with a tour of the famous Moscow Metro to take you to the Arbat street at the end of the day to enjoy walking there at your leisure.This tour gives you a chance to experience all the different parts of the city in one packed, exciting day.• Red Square listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site• Picture-perfect views of St. Basil's Cathedral• Up-close views of the world-famous Bolshoi Theatre• Moscow's famously opulent underground metro system• Inside tour of the Kremlin & its official museum—the Armory• Stroll down the Arbat Street at your leisure
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Red Square (Krasnaya ploshchad), Moscow, Central RussiaYour day begins at Red Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Take in the beauty of the colorful onion domes of St Basil's Cathedral and stop for that postcard snapshot. In the square, you also see the Lenin Mausoleum, the red walls of the Kremlin, and the Bolshoi Theater.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Moscow Kremlin (Moskovsky Kreml), Moscow, Central RussiaNext, visit the Moscow Kremlin, the official residence of the Russian president.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Armoury Chamber, Moscow, Central RussiaExplore the Armory, the official museum of the Kremlin. Built by the imperial architect Konstantin Ton, the museum has a collection that has been growing since 1508, including the imperial crown of Russia, the throne of Ivan the Terrible, and one of the world's largest collections of Fabergé eggs.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Moskovskiy Metropoliten, Moscow, Central RussiaAfter lunch (optional), descend underground to see Moscow's elaborately designed metro system. Carrying 7 million passengers a day, the Moscow Metro is one of the most extensive in the world; it is famous for the social-realist art that decorates many of its stations.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Old Arbat (Stary Arbat), Moscow, Central RussiaAfter the metro tour is finished, the guide will bring you to famous Arbat street to enjoy walking there at your leisure. Stroll down the famous Arbat with hundreds of authentic restaurants, stalls and bohemian cafes and buy your tradition Russian gifts and artwork.Duration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • Professional English-speaking guide assistance. Other languages upon request (additional charge may apply)
  • Guided walking tour of central Moscow
  • Guided Metro tour
  • Entry/Admission - Moscow Kremlin (Moskovsky Kreml)
  • Entry/Admission - Armoury Chamber
  • Entry/Admission - Moskovskiy Metropoliten

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities