St. Basil's Cathedral Ticket and 90-Minute Red Square Tour

3.9 / 5

34 reviews

St. Basil's Cathedral Ticket and 90-Minute Red Square Tour

From $58.87 per person

Explore the most picturesque landmarks in the centre of Russia’s capital. There is nowhere else like the Red Square in the world, packed full of sights, sounds and shopping! Visit the iconic St Basil’s Cathedral, Lenin’s Mausoleum and the luxurious GUM.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Mobile ticketing
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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Russian, Italian, French
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Skip the line and see the interiors of one of the most iconic buildings in the whole of Russia: St. Basil's Cathedral
  • Explore all the sights of the ancient Red Square
  • Say hello to Lenin in the Mausoleum
  • Marvel at the luxurious and vast GUM shopping center
  • Try a taste of the USSR: the famous GUM ice cream
Full description
Meet your charming and knowlegeable guide in front of the monument to Marshal Zhukov. It is situated right at the entrance to the Red Square in front of the State Historical Museum.  Start exploring Moscow from its very nucleus — Kilometre Zero — the point from which all Russian roads measure their distance from Moscow. Access the heart of Russia's capital through the main ceremonial entrance, Resurrection Gate, onсe part of the famous Kitay-Gorod wall. Marvel at the jaw-dropping beauty of the vast and vivid Red Square. Uncover the secret of its name, find out how it has changed since the Great October Revolution, and pay a visit to Lenin in the Mausoleum. Walk along the Kremlin wall to one of the most significant landmarks of Russia: St. Basil's Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Your professional guide will show you its stunning interiors and tell you numerous stories about Tsars and Tsarinas, Boyards and Patriarchs that the cathedral has been keeping for almost half a century. To finish your perfect tour, go to one of the most luxurious shopping centers in the world and enjoy the famous GUM ice cream and discover the real taste of the Soviet Union! After the tour, your guide can bring you to a nice café where you will be able to rest and sip a cup of coffee overlooking the Red Square before you resume your exploration of Russia's capital.
Includes
  • Entrance fee to St. Basil's Cathedral
  • A tour of all sights on the Red Square
  • GUM ice cream
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    In front of the monument to Marshal Zhukov. It is situated right at the entrance to Red Square in front of the State Historical Museum. The closest metro station is Okhotny Ryad on the red line.

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    Overall rating

    3.9 / 5

    based on 34 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.5/5
    • Value for money
      3.9/5
    • Service
      4/5
    • Organization
      3.9/5
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    Exciting and informative, but above all sublimated by the greatness of mind and knowledge of our guide Alexandre (although not that tall) speaking astonishing French and who made this walk a pure moment of happiness !!! Even our 18 year old son recognized the quality and interest of our guide !!

    December 29, 2019

    The guide gave us a smattering of Red Square and life in Russia by telling us very interesting anecdotes and peculiarities not written in the history books.

    January 7, 2020

    Very good guide, answering all our questions and capturing our attention.

    December 31, 2019

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