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  1. Russia
  2. Central Federal District
  3. Moscow
  4. Red Square

Moscow: 2.5-Hour City Center Walking Tour

Product ID: 172392
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On this tour, you will have a unique chance to learn about the highlights of Russian history from the Middle Ages to the present times. If you only have a little time to visit Moscow this tour is a must do for you.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Experience Moscow's city center with a knowledgable local guide
  • See many famous sites including the Red Square, Alexander Garden, and Saint Basil Cathedral
  • Learn about the centuries of history that shaped Moscow and its the famous buildings
  • Enjoy amazing views of Moscow from the floating bridge in Zaryadye Park
Full description
During the city center tour of Moscow, your tour guide will present to you the Russian capital of several eras. Learn the history and explore the architectural diversity and contrast that demonstrates a radical stylistic transformation over the centuries.

Experience a vibrant mixture of ancient and modern, religious and military, and Soviet and modern Moscow. Visit the famous Red Square and see controversial ziggurat of Lenin’s Mausoleum. Enjoy a walk through the beautiful Alexander Garden with its Eternal Flame by the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. As you explore, hear about Russia's former rulers and the legends that surround them. Listen to the bloody legends of breathtaking ice-cream-like Saint Basil Cathedral.

Throughout your excursion, you will have a chance to track the connection between the dark Soviet times and churches of the XIV century. You will also have to opportunity to take in amazing views of the city from the brand new floating bridge, hovering over the Moscow River. At last, during your Moscow walking tour, see and get to know the history of the Stalinist skyscrapers called the Seven Sisters — the most recognizable symbol of the Russian capital. in 3 hours, you are able to see and learn about Moscow's many famous sites and learn the centuries of history found within the city center. 
Includes
  • Local guide

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Meeting point

Your guide will be waiting for you near the Bolshoi Theatre, with a big white flag. Address: Theatre Square, 1, Moskva, 125009.

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Product ID: 172392