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

Iconic Moscow: Red Square and Metro Tour

Product ID: 224082
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See the most iconic Moscow landmarks on a walking tour through Red Square. Then head underground and check out the metro stations that are famous worldwide for their opulence and grandeur.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore Red Square and admire the beautiful Saint Basil's Cathedral
  • Learn about Russian history from ancient times to the present
  • Check out the most famous and beautiful metro stations
  • Admire the creativity of Soviet architects
Full description
Accompany your knowledgeable guide to Moscow's most iconic spot: Red Square. Learn about the history of this central square that connects all the city's major streets as well as its most important landmarks.

Admire the spectacular St. Basil’s Cathedral from the outside. See the imposing structure of the Kremlin, the fortified citadel that has housed Russian rulers for centuries. Stroll by the GUM department store, Kazan Cathedral, Lenin's Mausoleum, Alexander Garden, and more. Get an overview of Russian history from your guide, from ancient times to the Soviet era.

Then head below ground to hear the incredible story behind the Moscow Metro and see firsthand why it is not just an urban transportation system but an underground public art gallery. Appreciate the different styles of the city's most iconic stations and hear about the two secret lines. Discover where to find striking monuments of Russian sailors, workers, sportsmen, and a warship captain who danced with Queen Elizabeth II during the coronation ball.
  • Metro ticket
  • Experienced live guide
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

In front of the Marshal Zhukov's statue (the horseman statue between the Four Seasons Hotel and the State Historical Museum), Manege Sq, 45, Moscow, 109012. Your guide will be holding a board which says "GYG Metro Tour"

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes
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Organized by

"RVL Tours" LLC

Product ID: 224082