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Moscow Walking Tour Through the Eyes of Locals

Highlights
  • Guided walking tour of Red Square and surrounding must-sees
  • Hassle-free access to Moscow’s top tourist attractions
  • An insider’s take on everyday life as seen through the eyes of a local
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Moscow Walking Tour Through the Eyes of Locals
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Moscow Walking Tour Through the Eyes of Locals
US$46.88
Overview
Moscow is Russia’s political, economic, and cultural heart, and the best way to see it is through the eyes of a local. During this walking tour, you'll gain an insider’s glimpse into top Moscow attractions, which include Tverskaya Street, Red Square, St. Basil’s Cathedral, the Kremlin, and Lenin’s Mausoleum. This tour provides a great overview of Moscow for first-time visitors.
What to Expect
You begin this guided walking tour in Pushkin Square before making your way down Tverskaya Street, where you duck in and out of places only locals know to get an authentic taste of Russian life.

Arriving at Red Square, you'll take in the city’s most iconic buildings—St. Basil’s Cathedral, built by Ivan the Terrible in 1561, and the Kremlin, a  fortress dating back to the 14th century and current home to the Russian president. Both are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

You'll also check out Lenin’s Mausoleum, home to the mummified body of the former soviet leader; the Bolshoi Theater, where the world-renowned Bolshoi Ballet performs; and GUM, Russia’s largest and most luxurious department store.
Reviews (61)
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Reviewed 16 September 2018
My Stay in Russia

The review I am posting covers my memorable vacation in Russia, which was organized and supervised by ExploRussia. I am delighted by how they arranged everything from scheduling to booking tickets. All I had to do is provide my recommendations and attend. The amount of...More

3  Thank AZ_theAdvisor
Reviewed 23 July 2018
From Moscow with Love

Had an awesome time exploring Moscow and it was all due to our fantastic guide Tanya. Tanya is very friendly, patient and knowledgeable. She introduced and showed us what a beautiful city Moscow is. Glad that we had her as our guide. We left Moscow...More

1  Thank weeyap
OlgaExplorussia, Owner at ExploRussia Company - Moscow Day Off-the-Beaten-Track Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you so much for this kind review! We are so glad you liked your FIFA trip to Moscow which turned out to be a historical adventure as well! Thank you for mentioning Tanya, I see she did a great job during your tour giving...More

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Excellent - Thank you.

Our experience of Moscow was enormously enhanced by our guide - who was personable, spoke perfect English and was extraordinarily knowledgeable about the city.

Thank GSpier
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile
Falling in Love with Moscow

I came for one thing in mind.. FIFA 2018 FIFA world cup in a city / country I barely know. I left falling in Love with Moscow on the additional one week extension when I gone around many beautifully places in Moscow. It started with...More

Thank Mobile59846
OlgaExplorussia, Owner at ExploRussia Company - Moscow Day Off-the-Beaten-Track Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Dear Jimmy, Thank you for this inspiring review. I read it out loud like a poem! Tanya is so happy you have enjoyed precious time together. During busy FIFA times and even without them our guide gives you this unbelievable feeling of being a little...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile
Wonderful Moscow!

Beautiful city, beautiful people, excellent food, and a wonderful guide Tanya! We really enjoyed ourselves, and will most definitely come back again! Thank you!More

Thank Brandon L
OlgaExplorussia, Владелец at ExploRussia Company - Moscow Day Off-the-Beaten-Track Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Dear Brandon, Your local guide means during the travel, that's true! We are glad you have enjoyed Tanya's company! She is very knowledgeable and also fun. Indeed come again for more adventures in Russia! Maybe for Trans-Siberian Railway tour, or trekking around Karelia and Altay...More

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