Classic Moscow Tour 2022 welcomes you to world-famous sites in one of the most glorious capitals on earth. Postcard photos will come to life in full splendor as you stand in Red Square, tour Moscow Kremlin, stroll along Arbat Street, descend underground for a ride on the Moscow Metro and enjoy the vivid colors of St. Basil Cathedral up close. This tour is a must for anyone visiting Russia’s capital for the first time.
Today we will get acquainted with Moscow on a panoramic sightseeing tour. We will drive along the main streets and squares, stopping for photos at famous picturesque sites including Red Square, Bolshoi Theatre, St. Basil Cathedral and Lubyanka Building, better known as the former KGB headquarters. Admire the exterior of the beautiful Novodevichy Convent and visit the famous Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, which has a tragic history of its own. Afterwards we will head underground for a fascinating trip on the Moscow Metro. Counted among the most beautiful metros in the world, its stations have been likened to palace halls. We will end our tour with a walk along the famous Arbat Street, one of the oldest boulevards in the city which remains a cultural and tourist centre of Moscow even today.
We will spend the day exploring the historical and political centre of Moscow, the Kremlin. During our tour of this impressive ancient citadel, we will visit one of its cathedrals and see Grand Kremlin Palace, Tsar Bell and Tsar Cannon.
- Accommodation: 3 nights at the 4-star Holiday Inn Moscow Lesnaya or equivalent;
- Buffet breakfasts in hotel on Days 2-4;
- Arrival and departure transfers;
- Guided tours in English for city tour, Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, Metro, Arbat Street and Kremlin;
- Transportation for all tours and transfers;
- Entry fees to museums per itinerary.
- Tour leader to accompany travellers for the full duration of the tour;
- Lunches and dinners;
- Hotel charges for additional services;
- Consular fees for Russian tourist visa;
- International flight tickets before and after the tour;
- Travel insurance;
Note: The final program and cost could change due to COVID protocols enforced during your scheduled tour (including group size restrictions on museum visits and transport, restrictions on restaurant operations, etc).