Product ID: 67220

Moscow Metro Private Tour: Explore the Underground Palaces

More photos
Discover the most beautiful underground palaces of the Soviet Union on a private tour of the Moscow Metro. Visit stations with amazing decorations and learn the fascinating history of the communist era.
About this activity
Duration 120 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
Spanish, English, Russian

Pick-up service

Pickup from the lobby of your hotel.
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

Select participants, date and language:

Loading...

Experience

Highlights
  • See the most richly decorated stations of the Moscow Metro
  • Learn about the secret line built during the Cold War
  • Visit 10 different stations to marvel at ceiling mosaics and much more
Full description
Ride the Moscow Metro to discover an underground museum of architectural treasures from the Soviet era. Take the train to the most richly decorated stations to admire black marble, stained glass windows, and even pre-historic objects!

Visit 10 breathtaking stations, including the spacious Komsomolskaya, notable for its immense octagonal dome and ceiling mosaics that depict the Russian fight for freedom and independence. Discover one of the finest examples of pre World War II Stalinist architecture at Mayakovskaya with its Art Deco features based on a Soviet future as envisioned by the poet Mayakovsky.

Be amazed by the black marble used at Ploshchad Revolyutsii, and listen to facts and myths about Metro-2, the secret line built especially for the KGB during the Cold War.
Includes
  • Hotel Pick Up and Drop off
  • Tickets for the Moscow Metro
  • Private Tour with local guide
  • Best tips and recommendations of where to go and what to see in Moscow

When you get there

Know before you go
• This tour is not wheelchair accessible