PixelInitialized

Moscow vibes

3-day tour in Russian capital

Explore main sites of Moscow with your private guide, during a short stay in the capital.

This handcrafted Moscow  3 days tour is perfect for a planned weekend exploration of Russia capital's most famous tourist attractions. You will enjoy a panoramic tour of this magnificent city on your first day after arrival, explore mighty Kremlin and Red Square on day two, indulge in world-famed Moscow metro and Arbat street, or choose to opt-in for several options offered, before your departure to your next destination. 

You will visit the Moscow Kremlin with its cathedrals, palaces and towers. Explore all the must-see sites like Red Square, Bolshoi Theater (from outside), Tretyakov Gallery, Kolomenskoe royal estate and many other attractions of Moscow. Browse through the historic Kitay Gorod and Zamoskvorechye districts. Have the best traditional Russian lunch in an authentic setting and spoil yourself at the best Russian chocolate bistro (food is not included in tour). Discover the magic of the Izmaylovo Flea Market without any hassle. With so much to see and do, this Moscow 3 days tour is a popular way to kick off your visit. 

Click here to subscribe

Arrival

Departure

Accomodation

Moscow

Moscow

3, 4 or 5* hotels

Duration

Action rating

Group size

3 days / 2 nights

     

from 2 people

Itinerary

Day 1:Panoramic city tour

Welcome to the glorious capital of Russia, Moscow. You’ll be met by your driver at the airport and taken to your centrally located hotel. After check-in and rest, meet your private guide at the hotel lobby for a comprehensive tour of Moscow by car. Visit the starkly contrasting Theatre Square to see the stunning Bolshoi Theatre, pass Tverskaya Street, the city’s main boulevard and home to the landmark Yeleseyevskiy Grocery Store. You’ll enjoy a panoramic drive along the Mosvka River, where a huge, controversial state of Peter the Great was erected. Pass by the legendary Gorky Park and the White House before a stop at the architecturally stunning Novodevichy Convent, and the observation platform at Sparrow Hills, for a bird’s eye view over this staggering megalopolis.

Day 2:Red Square and Kremlin

After breakfast at the hotel, your guide will take you on a walking tour of the historical city centre. Stroll through the Red Square, the hub of cultural life in Moscow, with its elaborate ‘stone flower’ fountain and fantasy-like St Basil’s Cathedral – a postcard-perfect symbol of the nation. Admire the grandiose façade of GUM, the city’s most luxurious shopping centre, and visit Alexander’s Garden, with is eternal flame and the chance to watch a changing of the guards.

Break for lunch before continuing on a tour of the Kremlin and Armoury Chamber, famous of its collection of tsarist fashion, with regalia such as jewel-encrusted crowns, orbs and sceptres as well as arms and armour, exotic gifts from the leaders of faraway lands, and an illustrious case of Imperial Faberge eggs.

As an option* spend an evening on a sumptuous dinner cruise, taking in the stunning sights and city lights of this mesmerising metropolis by night.

Day 3:Metro and Arbat Street

Start a day with a tour of Metro, stopping on the way to marvel at some of the most elaborately decorated stations of the world famous Moscow subway system. Take a stroll along Old Arbat street - the most famous street in Moscow. Through the centuries Arbat used to be one of the most bohemian places of Moscow. Today Arbat is a promenade full of small cosy cafes and street life.

The afternoon is free for you to either enjoy rest of the day on your own or choose among optional excursions to explore more of Moscow. Visit the Tretyakov Gallery or Pushkin State Museum to admire Russian art. Join locals for a stroll at the Gorky or VDNH park. Visit beautiful Kolomeskoye Estate or Izmailovo Kremlin, or spend a day exploring beautiful city of the Golden Ring (Russian province) - Sergiev Posad.

In the evening you will be transferred to the airport for you departure to your next destination.

Inclusions

Accommodation

3* centrally located hotel (based on  twin, double accommodation)

Meals

Breakfasts in the hotel

Transportation

Transportation according to the itinerary

Guides

Local professional English-speaking guide

Activities and sights

All activities, indicated in the itinerary, except optional. See detailed itinerary for options and prices.

Other

Russian visa support document

*Russian visa can be arranged by 56th Parallel for an additional cost (for Australian citizens only). Apply for comprehensive visa service here.

Not included

Flights, travel insurance, visa, optional excursions

If you have any urgent questions or enquiries, please give us a call +61 2 9388 9816