Travelers to Moscow often find the city tantalisingly overwhelming. After all, this 860 year old metropolis is the largest in Europe, its sheer size, sprawling history and its dynamic cultural and political life are a lot for the visitor to take in. The Moscow classic tour is a captivating journey through art, architecture, history and contemporary culture – all the things that combine to make Moscow one of the world’s greatest cities.
Set your sights on glorious palaces, the iconic onion domes of St Basil’s Cathedral and the marble floors and mosaics of the metro stations. Take a trip back in time to the days of the USSR and uncover Moscow’s fascinating Soviet legacy. Discover the city’s artistic treasure troves and open your eyes to the ever-changing face of contemporary Moscow, a place where unbelievable extravagance and solemn tradition live side by side.
Meet and greet your tour leader at Moscow Airport and transfer to your centrally located hotel. Take your time to relax or start to explore the capital on your own. As an option we invite you to explore the city from the boat on a 3h evening cruise along Moscva river.
Today you'll meet you guide for a informative walking tour of Moscow’s city centre. We start from Kremlin and it's cathedrals. Will stroll along the Red Square, TSUM, Lenin's Mausoleum, iconic Saint Basil’s Cathedral and other sights.
See what’s beneath the streets of Moscow on a tour of the underground Metro, before visiting Novodevichy Convent - one of the most beautiful sights in Moscow. Afterwards, we are heading to the the Sparrow Hills view point, which gives the best panorama of the city, Moskva River and a view of Moscow State University nearby.
Start your day from the Tretyakov State gallery of Russian fine arts, which hosts a collection of over 130,000 masterpieces, afterwards we are heading to the Balchug Island to enjoy the artsy-fartsy district of Moscow. As an option for this evening we invite you to enjoy a classic Russian ballet performance in the iconic Bolshoi Theatre.
It's time to say goodbye! Enjoy your free morning for last minute souvenirs or check the Izmailovo Estate with its Kremlin and Vernisazh Market, where you can buy very special and authentic souvenirs. Afterwards, you'll be transferred to the airport according to your flight schedule.
To prolong the tour and enrich the experience, choose some of the extensions from the various choice of a day or multi day tours. Read the detailed itinerary for more info.
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Escape to one of the premier Moscow, Russia hotels and take a captivating journey to a place where legends and history surround you at every turn. The Ritz-Carlton, Moscow lies at the edge of the famed Red Square – the site of countless coronations and celebrations. Today, this symbolic space serves as a cultural epicentre of one of the world’s great cities and invites visitors to share in its many wonders, just moments from our hotel.
A brand new boutique style hotel ideally located in the historical centre of Moscow on the most beautiful Arbat Street. The hotel offers its guests a wide range of accommodation options including classic rooms, privilege rooms, suites and connecting rooms, each with contemporary decor and fully equipped with modern amenities.
2 minutes from Paveletskaya metro station and the AeroExpress to Domodedovo, the Ibis Moscow Centre Bakhrushina hotel has 190 rooms, combining high international standards with affordable prices. 5 minutes by metro to Red Square, the Kremlin, the business district and the Expocentre. The ibis hotel offers free WIFI, restaurant and bar.
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