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    Day 1: Private Moscow Tour. Day 1 - Red Square and Kremlin

    Stop At: Red Square, Moscow 109012 Russia
    The itinerary and timing can be customized to make it a unique experience for you. Your private local guide will meet you in the hotel lobby and discuss the tour itinerary with you at the beginning of the tour.

    Day 1 - 5 hours:

    Your guide will meet you at your hotel at 10:00am. Get ready for a historical feast as you explore the city with a 870-year history.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Moscow Kremlin, Moscow 103132 Russia
    First, check out the Kremlin with its Tsar Bell and Tsar Cannon. Get a glimpse of the four cathedrals, the Annunciation Cathedral, Assumption Cathedral, Archangel Cathedral and the Cathedral of the Twelve Apostles.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Assumption Cathedral, Dvortsovaya, 1B, Moscow 103073 Russia
    Architectural masterpiece
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Cathedral of the Annunciation, Borovitskaya Ulitsa , Ivanovskaya Ploshchad Kremlin, Moscow Russia
    Historical site
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Cathedral of the Archangel (Arkhangelsky Sobor), Borovitskaya ulitsa Kremlin, Moscow Russia
    Russian national heritage
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Tsar Bell and Tsar Cannon, ul. Kreml, Moscow 101000 Russia
    Perfect photo ops at Kremlin
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Church of The Twelve Apostles, Klinskaya St., 12-14, Moscow 125475 Russia
    A gem that many tourists miss
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Saint Basil's Cathedral, Red Square 2, Moscow 109012 Russia
    Then, tick off the Red Square off your must-see list, with its many sightseeing opportunities. Take in St Basil's Cathedral, the State Historical Museum, Kazan Cathedral, the Lenin Mausoleum, Manege Square and Alexander Garden. 
    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Lenin's Mausoleum, Red Square, Moscow 613310 Russia
    The must-see tomb in Moscow
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Kazan Cathedral, Nikolskaya st., 3, Moscow 109012 Russia
    Architectural masterpiece
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Moscow State Exhibition Hall ‘New Manege’, Building 3 Georgievskiy per d. 3, Moscow 125009 Russia
    Touristy place, best for photo ops
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Romanovskiy Obelisk in the Alexander Garden, Aleksandrovskiy Garden, Moscow 613310 Russia
    See the green oasis around the Kremlin. View the Eternal Flame and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Kitai-Gorod and Varvarka Street, Varvarka St. Kitai-Gorod, east of the Kremlin, Moscow Russia
    This enthralling half-day tour takes you to the most popular historic places and the prettiest neighborhoods in Moscow. 

    Mix with locals in vibrant Kitay Gorod Enjoy the streets of Kitay Gorod, called Nikolskaya, Ilyinka, Varvarka.
    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Central Children's Store, Teatralny dr., 5/1 Metro Lubyanka, Moscow 109012 Russia
    As a bonus, you'll see the KGB building and climb up to the observation point in the famous Detsky Mir Department Store for panoramic views of downtown Moscow.

    Finish up the day at the Armory which you will explore on your own with an audioguide

    (Kremlin and Armory tickets are extra cost to be paid on tour)..
    Duration: 30 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: Private Moscow Tour. Day 2 - Kolomenskoye Museum-Reserve and Park, Izmaylovo Flea Market

    Stop At: Kolomenskoye Historical and Architectural Museum and Reserve, Andropova Ave., 39, Moscow 115487 Russia
    Explore the vast Kolomenskoe royal estate, or else head to the home of the greatest paintings, icons and sculptures, the Tretyakov Gallery.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Kremlin in Izmailovo, Izmailovskoye hwy, 73Zh Partizanskaya Subway Station, Moscow 105187 Russia
    Get lost in the city-within-a-city - the Izmaylovo Kremlin and Flea Market. Have fun exploring this mecca for souvenirs and Russian crafts.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The Exhibition of Achievements of National Economy (VDNKh), Mira Ave., 119, Moscow 129223 Russia
    Or else you may choose to visit the All-Russian Exhibition Center (VVC or VDNKh) in Soviet Park.

    Finish the tour at your hotel or at the cold war-era Bunker 42 (your guide will help you get the tickets on spot. Advance reservation is required)
    Duration: 1 hour

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 3: Private Moscow Tour. Day 3 - Arbat, Victory Park, WWII Museum, Moscow Metro and Gorky Park

    Stop At: Old Arbat (Stary Arbat), Arbat Ulitsa Arbatskaya Metro, Moscow Russia
    Experience the side of Moscow where old charm meets the modern as you stroll along Old Arbat Street, a heaven for foodies with all manner of restaurants and coffee shops
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Victory Park, Bratyev Fonchenko st., 7, Moscow 121170 Russia
    Pay a visit to Victory Park and WWII Museum. 
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Musee de la Grande Guerre Patriotique, Bratyev Fonchenko St., 10 Metro Park Pobedy, Moscow 121170 Russia
    Learn the history of Great Patriotic War in Russia
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Moscow Metro, Moscow Russia
    Take a Moscow Metro tour and snap some photos of some of the most beautiful metro stations, as they look like underground museums. 
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Gorky Park Museum, Krymskiy Val, 9, Moscow 119049 Russia
    Finish the day at Gorky Park and Muzeon Park's (the so-called Statues Park with its 900 statues), both top destinations among local hipsters, artists and yoga enthusiasts.
    *The itinerary is subject to change and may be modified based on your preferences.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Muzeon Art Park, Krymskiy Val, 2, Moscow 119049 Russia
    Finish the day at Gorky Park and Muzeon Park's (the so-called Statues Park with its 900 statues), both top destinations among local hipsters, artists and yoga enthusiasts.
    *The itinerary is subject to change and may be modified based on your preferences.
    Duration: 20 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Your guide can also meet you at your hotel, hostel, vacation rental or a point of interest
    Duration
    3 days
    Inclusions
    • All taxes
    • Friendly local guide
    • Private 3-Day Tour - 5 hours each day
    • Multiple start times available
    • Expert advice where to go and what to do after the tour
    • Iconic places for photo shoot
    • Flexible customizable itinerary
    • Must-see attractions and off the beaten path
    • Meeting in the hotel lobby
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Entrance fees (if any)
    • Entry/Admission - Moscow Kremlin
    • Entry/Admission - Saint Basil's Cathedral
    • Entry/Admission - Moscow State Exhibition Hall ‘New Manege’
    • Entry/Admission - Kolomenskoye Historical and Architectural Museum and Reserve
    • Entry/Admission - Victory Park
    • Entry/Admission - Musee de la Grande Guerre Patriotique
    • Entry/Admission - Moscow Metro
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • The tour can be modified to meet your preferences
    • Private walking tour with the use of metro
    • Please indicate prefer start time in comments when booking
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Kremlin and Armory tickets are not guaranteed if you book less than a week before the date of the tour.
    • Kremlin and Armory are closed on Thursdays
    • Tours in all languages other than English are on request and might be substituted to English
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Took a private tour with Leysan. We went to many places and was accomodating since I was outside of central Moscow. Leysan was very knowledgeable. I had a very good time and hit all the hightlights of Moscow. First time here and the tour of the city was better than I expected!!
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    Very kind, friendly and understanding people. We are a family and my daughter is 5 years old. Both guides were very patient with us. Thank you.
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    It was great that my guides came to my hotel to puck me up on time. I saw all the major sights and then some. Each guide gave me a special tour such as visiting the space museum and former republic pavilions. I got a comprehensive tour of art, culture and history. I really loved
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    Our tour guides were enthusiastic and knowledgeable.We spent two active days in Moscow with Nikita via subway,public transportation and walking which was the most efficient means of seeing the popular rewarding sites. We spent another day with Tanja,who was also delightful,
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    I visited Moscow with my two daughters (14 and 16 y.o) last February for first time. The experience was incredible. There was winter but with the support and advice of Nikita and Alejandro (our guides) we took all advantage of our trip. We will come back!.
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    By: Friendly Local Guides Moscow
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    93
    Photo Tour in Central Moscow
    I enjoyed my photo walk with Svetlana very much. She picked me up in my hotel which was very convenient for me as
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    A K
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    Private Moscow City Tour with Red Square and Kremlin is highly recommended
    An excellent excursion covering the highlights of Moscow and the underground train system. We had a very good
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    JimGSD
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    Our guide, Mascha, was engaging and brilliant. She not only showed us the sights that we wanted to see (notably,
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    gozza30
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    Perfect Moscow experience
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    Monkumar
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    Great way to see Moscow!
    My tour was conducted by Alex and I can say it was worth every minute of it. And even though an 8 hour tour
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    carolinemX2126RV
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    Take a chance and learn all about this mysterious city and country.
    See the home of Alexander Pushkin, the Moscow Subway, The Bolshoi, numerous statues and monuments, one of the
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    AleFerC19
    20
    Great Experience
    Our family loved our private tour of Moscow city . Our guide was friendly, knowledgeable and was able to
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    ckasai
    Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
    50
    Outstanding tour guide
    Our tour guide, Katherine, is very knowledgeable and informational. She took us to a Georgian restaurant and
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    WVantraveller
    Vancouver, Canada
    8030
    It’s a good tour
    We have our private guide so you can discuss the itinerary and make your own plan for the day. We walked and
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    wahunt
    Acworth, Georgia
    10039
    Wonderful 3-day Introduction to Moscow
    This was my first time to Moscow, and I couldn't have had a better guide than Alex to show me around. During this
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    Mehul2804
    Noida, India
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    Moscow is a very beautiful city and had lot of places to see.
    Moscow is a beautiful city, though it does suffer from the impact of modernisation. We spent 4 days there and
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    Lucaipiranga
    Foshan, China
    232
    Knowledge about Russian craft
    Anna was my guide, very nice, kind, and patient to explain how the crafts are made and where come from. The visit
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    jjjrussia
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    walking Tour with Svetlana
    Our guide, Svetlana, picked the two of us up at our hotel and we discussed the day. We customized our tour by
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    MamaM1500
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    Seven Sisters Tour
    I did the tour with Sveta. She explained everything so well. Her knowledge is legendary. Thoroughly enjoyed seeing
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    JohanLundborg
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    325
    The best!
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