Must See Tour - The Main Sights and Off the Beaten Path Moscow - in Moscow - LikeALocal Guide

Must See Tour - The Main Sights and Off the Beaten Path Moscow

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100 EUR

It's a tour on which we will cover not only most of the main sights but also some sights off the beaten path. I will show you some local cafes, hidden churches and monasteries of Moscow city center, some of the great viewpoints and extraordinary metro stations.

Duration: 7 hours
    Available in
  • English,
  • Russian
Tour by Nikita
Local

Hi!
My name is Nikita. I am an at-historian, a tour guide and a photographer living in Moscow.
I was also living in Saint-Petersburg for 5 years.
I am doing tour for 3.5 years now. First in Saint-Petersburg and for the past 2.5 years in Moscow.
We will see the best parts of Moscow according to your wishes - the main history sights, most impressive landmarks, best places for photos, nicest viewpoints, most wonderful local cafes, restaurants and bars. I can also recommend you best clubs, museums, art-galleries, help you get tickets to Bolshoi etc.
We will see the best Russian/Georgian/Armenian food places where you can try Russian cuisine and cuisine of ex-Soviet republics.
We will walk through the most interesting streets of Moscow and see the hidden wonders of the city.
We will use metro, bus, sometimes even boat or a cable car to reach the most interesting sights Moscow can offer.
We can suit the tour to your wishes - we can make a stronger emphasis on great photos, on specifically Soviet history, Tsars Russia or contemporary life of Russians. Or just mix it all to get a great overview of the life of Russians in total:)

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Highlights

  • Visit the main sights, such as: Kremlin, Red Square, GUM, Saint Basil's Cathedral etc.
  • Try tasty and unique Russian lunch in the best local cafe
  • See Moscow from a viewpoint

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Description

I meet you in the lobby of your centrally located hotel at the time, when it's most convenient for you. We wander off down by Tverskaya street of the 12th century towards the red marvel of Russia - Kremlin. You will be astonished by the look of the St. Basil's Cathedral and wowed by the crazy stories of Minin & Pozharsky.

We will walk down to the river to admire a breathtaking view of the city from a "Flying Bridge". The photos are incomparable!:)
We move towards GUM and stop there for a quick coffee or tea at the soviet cafes on the top floor of the oldest shopping mall of Russia filled with luxury shops of all kinds now.

We then go to the Bolshoi theatre (and maybe even get you a ticket for the evening performance:), then to the viewpoint to see Moscow as birds do.

From the thrilling ex-KGB offices down to one of the best Russian cuisine cafes of Moscow. A wonderful rest after a full day...But wait - it's only half of the tour, we go deep underground to see some of the most beautiful metro stations of Moscow, exit nearby marvellous gems of Christ the Saviour cathedral and through the Gorky Park we end in Red October district filled with cafes and bars of all kind (or at your hotel).

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What’s included & not included

  • Help with using metro system of Moscow
  • Advice on what to do after the tour
  • Friendly and Professional Local Guide
  • Tickets for public transport
  • Tickets for the viewpoint
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch (approx. 10 euros per person)
  • Taxi (if needed - approx. 5-10 euros per ride)
  • Kremlin tickets (approx. 15 EUR per person)

Meeting point

Usually we meet in your hotel if it is located in the city center or on the corner of hotel National (15/1 Mokhovaya str. bld. 1; Closest metro stations: Okhotny Ryad, Teatralnaia, Ploschad' Revolutscii)).

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100 EUR
  • Full refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour
  • No booking fees
  • Pay by credit card or PayPal