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Moscow Behind the Icons with Pushkinskaya Square Red Square and St Basils Cathedral from a Local Perspective - with unbiased reviews

Moscow Behind the Icons with Pushkinskaya Square Red Square and St Basils Cathedral from a Local Perspective

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Overview
Enjoy a combination of must-see Moscow highlights and lesser-known, hidden spots on this fun walking tour. Your guide is a local, and will take you to places you'd probably miss if sightseeing on your own. See landmarks like St. Basil's Cathedral and Red Square, get the chance to try some local fast food, and listen to your guide's stories about Soviet Russia and what life is like in Moscow today.
Highlights
  • Learn more about Moscow from your local, English-speaking guide
  • A 'cheburek' snack and drink is included
  • Best suited to active travelers, as this is a walking tour
  • Visit major tourist attractions and spots that few visitors see
What to Expect
Itinerary
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Stop At: Red Square, Moscow 109012 Russia

Stop At: Saint Basil's Cathedral, Red Square 2, Moscow 109012 Russia

Stop At: Pushkin Square, Pushkinskaya ploshchad, Moscow Russia

Stop At: Lenin's Mausoleum, Red Square, Moscow 613310 Russia

Stop At: GUM, Red Square, 3 Metro Ploshchad Revolyutsii, Moscow 109012 Russia

Stop At: Tverskaya Street (Ulitsa), Tverskaya ulitsa, Moscow Russia

Stop At: Moscow Urban Adventures, Tverskaya, 7, DI Telegraph, Moscow 101000 Russia

Stop At: Gastronomia Eliseevsky, Tverskaya St., 14, Moscow 125009 Russia
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Important Information
Duration
3h
Inclusions
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Cheburek (snack) and drink
Exclusions
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Souvenirs and items of a personal nature
  • Tips and gratuities for your guide
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Dress standard: If you’d like to go inside the Russian Orthodox Church, please be sure to wear clothing that covers your legs to below the knees. Woman must also have a scarf to cover their head. For your Urban Adventure you will be in a small group of a maximum of 12 people
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel within 3 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel at least 4 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
46Reviews
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Greg W wrote a review Nov 2019
601 contributions160 helpful votes
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When you visit Moscow and you want to really understand how the city has progressed, this tour give you an excellent insight into Moscow. From the monuments you will see to the rich history provided, this tour is lead by an individual that knows Moscow. Our guide spoke perfect
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Response from Valentina_Ekimova, Guides manager at Moscow Behind the Icons with Pushkinskaya Square Red Square and St Basils Cathedral from a Local Perspective
Responded 4 days ago
Many thanks for such a nice review! We are very happy that you enjoyed your time and will be glad to see you again!
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Phil B (James) wrote a review Oct 2019
8 contributions
My guide was Daya. This was the best walking tour I have been on. It was fun informative and it kept my attention for the full 3 hours. Daya was a great guide showing you places and telling stories only a Muscovite would know. It was like a walk around town with an old friend. I
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from Valentina_Ekimova, Guides manager at Moscow Behind the Icons with Pushkinskaya Square Red Square and St Basils Cathedral from a Local Perspective
Responded 28 Oct 2019
Dear Phil, We are so happy that our tour was a unique experience for you. Thank you a lot for such nice words!
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Sarah I wrote a review Oct 2019
27 contributions2 helpful votes
We only had a weekend in Moscow and Elena helped make is an unforgettable experience. We were able to visit all of the major sites and even some hidden local treasures thanks to this tour. Elena was so patient with all our questions and all of my requests for multiple pictures
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Date of experience: September 2019
Response from Valentina_Ekimova, Guides manager at Moscow Behind the Icons with Pushkinskaya Square Red Square and St Basils Cathedral from a Local Perspective
Responded 17 Oct 2019
Dear Sarah, Many thanks for your review. All our guides love questions :) Especially Elena, her knowledge is perfect for answering all even difficult questions. We will be happy to see you again on our tours.
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Kasunu wrote a review Oct 2019
23 contributions6 helpful votes
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I recommend the Moscow walking tour by Moscow urban adventures . Malvina is truly an exceptional guide who can easily exceed your expectations. Her brilliant story telling ability, makes the tour very live. Story of Alexander Pushkin, the father of modern Russian language to
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Response from Valentina_Ekimova, Guides manager at Moscow Behind the Icons with Pushkinskaya Square Red Square and St Basils Cathedral from a Local Perspective
Responded 1 Oct 2019
Dear Kasunu, Thank you a lot for your review! Malvina is indeed very knowledgable and professional guide! We will pass your kind words to her.
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Maryam alawar wrote a review Sep 2019
4 contributions
We had only a few days in Moscow and Elena was a gracious guide that showed us the highlights. She is very passionate about the city and it showed when she explained about the architecture and history. She also took us to spots we would never find as tourists. The tips and
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Date of experience: September 2019
Response from Valentina_Ekimova, Guides manager at Moscow Behind the Icons with Pushkinskaya Square Red Square and St Basils Cathedral from a Local Perspective
Responded 19 Sep 2019
Dear Maryam, We are really happy that you had wonderful time on our tour! Thank you for such a great feedback! And we will pass your words to Elena.
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  • Red Square, Saint Basil's Cathedral, and 6 more
  • Duration: 3h
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