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Moscow Visitors Guide

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Best of Moscow

3 days in Moscow
3 days in Moscow

Red Square and Kremlin are historic sites in Moscow not to be missed. After a day of cultural exploration, head over to the famous Gorky Park, which in the winter has beautiful ice sculptures and in the summer turns into an amusement park with rides and concerts.

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Family-friendly Moscow

Moscow for young kids
Moscow for young kids

Several attractions in Moscow will spark a child's imagination and are kid-friendly, including the Obrazstov Puppet Theater and Museum, St. Basil's Cathedral, and the Children's Musical Theater.

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Moscow on a budget

Moscow for free
Moscow for free

Despite the fact that Moscow is considered one of the most expensive cities in the world, visitors can enjoy several free attractions there including the famous Kremlin Walls and Towers, Lenin's Mausoleum, and Sparrow Hills, one of Moscow's highest points and a great place to take photos of Moscow from its observation platform.

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Insiders' Moscow

Moscow off the beaten path
Moscow off the beaten path

Experience a side of Moscow many travellers miss out on including the Moscow Cat Museum with paintings, sculptures, embroidery, ceramics, and costumes dedicated to the feline world, as well as the Bunker-42 on Taganka (Cold War Museum) where you can learn about the different types of bombs being manufactured and tested during the Cold War.

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Getaways from Moscow

Daytrips from Moscow
Daytrips from Moscow

Whether it is a suburb of Moscow like Sergiyev Posad, which features the Trinity Monastery of St Sergius Lavra, one of the largest monasteries in Russia, or Snegiri, where the Battle of Moscow took place during World War II and includes an area Soviet and German tanks and weapons untouched since the battle took place, there are plenty of places near Moscow worth exploring.

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Moscow Off-the-Beaten Path
Moscow Off-the-Beaten Path

As Moscow is one of the biggest cities in the world there are many attractions in the Russian capital that are overlooked by the tourists due to the luck of time. This tour was designed to let you see...

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Arts and Culture in Moscow
Arts and Culture in Moscow

Although there are many more Moscow attractions that should make this list the tour was designed so that the landmarks will be within a walkable distance. A mix of fine art, music and theater, this...

Moscow Culinary Tour
Moscow Culinary Tour

Moscow’s restaurant scene is a booming one. London minimalism, Romanov pomp, Tokyo appropriation, Cossack kitsch—it’s all here somewhere in a city that never stops eating. Have a delicious arugula...

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Highlights of Moscow
Highlights of Moscow

Russia’s capital is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. A cultural and political center, it attracts with its beautiful architecture and atmosphere. This one day tour of Moscow was designed...

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Moscow's Arbat District
Moscow's Arbat District

This district is centered around the pedestrian Arbat Street, one of the oldest streets in Moscow. For a very long time Arbat was the place for artists and the neighbourhood itself gained celebrity...

Rated 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Literary Tour of Moscow
Literary Tour of Moscow

Literary buffs should be in heaven while in Moscow. Many of the greats of Russian literature lived here. You can literally follow in the footsteps of your favorite novel’s character.
This tour will...

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Perfect Day

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