Excursions in Moscow: Top

Moscow roof top tour. Access to the roof.
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Доброго времени суток, меня зовут Андрей, и я приглашаю вас на мою авторскую экскурсию! Москва-город замечательной красоты, но с крыш она выглядит еще более завораживающей. Именно на крышу, как вы уже могли понять, я вас и приглашаю. Я уже больше пяти лет занимаюсь организацией подобных путешествий, и как видно из отзывов, имею много поклонников этого творчества. Именно творчества, так как любой тур стараюсь превратить в незабываемое развлекательное событие для посетителя, ведь именно радость и незабываемые впечатления, это то, что ищет любой турист.
Price: 1140 RUB Shared
Duration: 1 hour
Hi, my name is Andrew and I'm inviting you to explore my city together! Moscow is very beautiful city, but from the height it's much better. You can belive me, cause I got more than five years behind making that tours, and how you can see in reviews I got a lot of fans) The main thing of this tour is not only in great views, but I have a lot of information, sometimes little secret, and for me is a big pleasure to tell you what I know. It will be very unformal INDIVIDUAL tour (with me on the tour will be only you or you and your company) in the place with a great views, but views may be different, then you are able to see in the top. But I sure that you will be happy to see it. From the rooftop you will see 4 Stalin's Skyscapers, Moscow city centr, Russian Academy of sciense, and a lot more sightseings. Rooftop may be changed by your preferences, but my place was chosen by my experience, reviews of tourists wich were there already and because of rooftop construction. Tin roofing and parapet minimum make it an ideal place for photo shoots. You are required to follow the instructions throughout the guide and observe the utmost silence.
Ostankino TV Tower
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Viewpoints of the Ostankino Tower are the only place from where one may view all sights of the capital at the same time. Visit the Tower and you would see Moscow city from the East to the West and from the North to the South.
Price: 1000 RUB Shared
Duration: 1 hour
Ostankino TV Tower is the main symbol of the Russian television and an important tourist attraction of Moscow city, in particular, and of Russia, in general. It is the highest freestanding construction in Europe. It is 540 meters high. Viewpoints of the Ostankino Tower are the only place from where one may view all sights of the capital at the same time. Visit the Tower and you would see Moscow city from the East to the West and from the North to the South. Admission to TV tower is allowed for visitors above 7 years old with photo ID (passport driver’s license, etc.) Should a child under 14 does not have a photo ID, he/she may be allowed to admit TV tower observation deck in the company of one of his/her parents. The following categories are not permitted to visit observation deck: - women with obvious signs of pregnancy; - individuals under 7 years old; - individuals with obvious signs of alcohol or drug intoxication; - physically disabled individuals using prosthetic devices; - physically disabled individuals with vision deficiencies using white walking stick; - individuals with obvious signs of mental deviations; - individuals using additional supports when in motion (crutches, canes, etc.); - physically disabled individuals in wheelchairs. Citizens who have implanted alien implants (pacemakers, prostheses, etc.) containing metal components, which can trigger the alarm detector, should have a personal identification card of the patient, confirming the implantation of medical devices. It is strictly prohibited to bring the following items to the Tower : - Firearms, gas arms, cold steel, ammunition, explosives and other items and substances not allowed for civil use; - Means of active defense; - Thrust, cutting items and glass containers; - Alcoholic drinks and other liquids; - Toxic and strong smelling substances as well as any sprays; - Big items (suitcases, rucksacks, cases, bags, umbrellas etc.); - Animals. The visitors, who purchased e-tickets, shall arrive to the excursion bureau no later than 45 minutes prior to beginning of the booked visit. To get the personal access permit to the TV Tower, the visitor shall present to the cash register of the excursion bureau the following: - E-ticket or confirmation letter; - ID; - Document confirming the allowance (if required). In case of absence of records indicated in Clause 4.3.2, no access to TV Tower shall be released, and payment amount for non-used ticket shall not be reimbursed.
Ticket for visiting the architectural complex of the Cathedral Square
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Price: 800 RUB Shared
Duration: 2 hours
The ticket for visiting the architectural complex of the Cathedral Square allows free access to the museums-cathedrals, the Church of Laying Our Lady’s Holy Robe, the Patriarch's Palace, museum's permanent expositions: - "Russian wooden sculpture" in the cloister of the Church of Laying Our Lady's Holy Robe; - "Treasures and antiquities of the Moscow Kremlin" in the Annunciation Cathedral; - "Ascension convent" in the South annex of the Archangel's Cathedral. The ticket also provides free access to: a ceremonial mounting parade of Horse Guard and Foot Guard of the President Regiment (April to October, weekly on Saturdays) The architectural ensemble of the Cathedral Square is available for visiting till 1700
The Kremlin Tour
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Price: 1000 RUB Private
Duration: 2 hours
What does the word "Kremlin" mean and why was it never captured? What is in common between Italy and Russia? Why was the Kremlin crossed out from the Unesco list of world heritage? How did people live without i-phones? Would you like to see the italian dragons on the walls of the orthodox Kremlin cathedral? Would you like your name to be written on the place where all Russian rulers were coronated? Has a bell got lips and where are they? Are you interested in the links between mathematics and a church? If you answer is "YES", than you are welcome!
Rooftop of Seven Sisters. Best Moscow veiews
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I do not suggest you a tour with a banal monotonous monologue of guide, but offer to spend time together on the roof of Stalin Skyscraper and admire of Moscow from a dizzying height of the viewing platform
Price: 4500 RUB Shared
Duration: 1.5 hours
From the creator of the sensational story "Journey to the Stars" No worse than, but more accessible, informative and safe! I suggest you go to up with me on the roof of one of Stalin's skyscrapers, or "Seven Sisters", and not only enjoy the breathtaking scenery, but also to learn about the interesting moments from the history of skyscrapers and Moscow. From the place where we'll go up this great city will look fabulous and will gaze at all on the other side. On the tour we will reveal to you some secrets that have survived since the Soviet Union and even, perhaps, some "military secrets." So simple conversation also included in the program. Little running ahead and opening the veil of secrecy - our ceiling is on Komsomolskaya Square. The very same tour will be held in the strictest secrecy. Although some extreme of our trip, you will be perfectly safe! Dress code is meant completely free Be sure to bring your camera, because, perhaps, it is here that you will be able to withdraw their best shots and you are guaranteed a good time!
Golden Ring and Trinity Lavra Private Day Trip from Moscow
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* Enjoy a full-day private tour departing from Moscow to the Golden Ring town of Sergiev Posad. * Visit sights including the famous Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius Monastery, Chernigov Skit, Museum of Villagers everyday life, Martyoshka painting masterclass andc classic Russia estate Abramtsevo (19th century retreat for writers and painters). * Learn about Russian history, culture and the architecture styles of Orthodox churches.
Price: 12000 RUB Private
Duration: 10 hours
* Meet your guide at the lobby of your hotel early morning, at 7am and then set off for a full day countryside trip. Drive approximately 60 miles (100 km) towards the town of Sergiev Posad, one of the Golden Ring towns. First, visit a famous Russian Orthodox retreat temple called Chernigov Skit for early morning church service. * After the service, continue to the private villagers life museum and then finally reach St Sergius Monastery. Enjoy a walking tour, visit 16th century temples, look at famous paintings of Andrey Rublyov and learn about Russian history. Along the way, you will have a chance to try a famous Russian Summer drink, called kvas (if your trip is during the summertime) with famous Russian pastries called pirozhki. Take a break for lunch in a nice cafe where you will have a chance to try dishes from Russian or soviet cuisine. * After lunch we have on potion to do something creative with our hands. If you like, we can do a mater class of matryoshka painting or church candles making from real wax. After our class we will have a nice walk around Lavra and will visit the fresh water spring. * The final stop of the day is a Abramtsevo estate, a 19th century retreat for Russian writers and painters, a gorgeous place to learn about the russophile movement and relax before transferring back to Moscow. You will be dropped off at your hotel between 5 to 6pm at the conclusion of your tour. Feel free to ask questions and your guide will share some useful information and suggestions on what to do and to see best in Moscow.
WALK WITH LOCALS: Half Day Private Walking Tour
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* Explore Moscow from a different angle and uncover its hidden gems * Enjoy a private, very personal walking Moscow tour with a guide who is a round-the-world traveler, a former CEO of eCommerce startup and a huge Moscow Fun. * You will see Moscow through the eyes of the Locals. Your guide will show you his own Moscow. This is a walking tour with a difference, aimed to make you feel like a local and introduce you to Moscow hidden gems! Learn about architecture, food and modern history while discovering the city. * You will walk around 10 to 12 km, so plan your wardrobe accordingly and wear nice walking shoes.
Price: 6000 RUB Private
Duration: 4 hours
If you really want something special, if you really want to experience Moscow how locals do - this tour is definitely for you. Anton will share with you his own very personal view on Moscow and show you some hidden spots. * Meet your guide by Belorusskskaya metro near the fountain at the Belaya ploshad (White square) and then set off on your 4-hour walking tour, exploring the grand avenues and smaller streets. * As you walk your guide will point out examples of Soviet and classic Russian architecture. You will learn the history of this area, the stories about a Napoleon invasion, famous Russian writers, about Horse Races and many more. Discover a little history, architecture, your guide very personal history lessons, Moscow tea culture and many more. * Enjoy cappuccino to-go Moscow styleI, exactly how locals do. * And continue our walk towards Georgian Sloboda. You will learn about a modern sculpture school in Moscow, will find a magic portal to the Zoo and learn an important lesson of modern (and very brutal) history near Russian White House. Then you will relax in a nice cafe trying Russian donuts with a herbal tea (very Moscow). * Later we continue our walk to get to know a little bit about an important period of Constructivist architecture and will have a chance to visit a lobby of a famous Stalin skyscraper. * Finally, take a stroll to Patriarch Ponds, the famous place and a very trendy neighbourhood. Wander through peaceful valleys around the Pond, learn the stories about this area, listen some poetry. * Visit the most popular Moscow bakery and pastry store and indulge yourself with some amazing treats. A nice finale to this amazing tour of Moscow hidden gems! * Feel free to ask questions and your guide will share some useful information and suggestions on what to do and to see best in Moscow.
 WALK WITH LOCALS: Full Day Private Walking Tour
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* Explore Moscow from a different angle and uncover its hidden gems * Enjoy a private, very personal walking Moscow tour with a guide who is a round-the-world traveler, a former CEO of eCommerce startup and a huge Moscow Fun. * You will see Moscow through the eyes of the Locals. Your guide will show you his own Moscow. This is a walking tour with a difference, aimed to make you feel like a local and introduce you to Moscow hidden gems! Learn about architecture, food and modern history while discovering the city. * You will walk around 15 to 20 km, so plan your wardrobe accordingly and wear nice walking shoes.
Price: 8500 RUB Private
Duration: 7 hours
If you really want something special, if you really want to experience Moscow how locals do - this tour is definitely for you. Anton will share with you his own very personal view on Moscow and show you some hidden spots. * Meet your guide by Belorusskskaya metro near the fountain at the Belaya ploshad (White square) and then set off on your 4-hour walking tour, exploring the grand avenues and smaller streets. * As you walk your guide will point out examples of Soviet and classic Russian architecture. You will learn the history of this area, the stories about a Napoleon invasion, famous Russian writers, about Horse Races and many more. Discover a little history, architecture, your guide very personal history lessons and many more. * Enjoy cappuccino to-go Moscow styleI, exactly how locals do. * And continue our walk towards Georgian Sloboda. You will learn about a modern sculpture school in Moscow, visit a Georgian Orthodox Church and find a magic portal to the Zoo and learn an important lesson of modern (and very brutal) history near Russian White House. * Then you will relax in a nice cafe trying Georgian pastries (or Russian donuts) with some famous lemonade. * Later we continue our walk to get to know a little bit about an important period of Constructivist architecture and will have a chance to visit a lobby of a famous Stalin skyscraper.. * After that we will have our lunch in a legendary 100% authentic Soviet eatery. After we rest a little bit we will continue to explore Moscow. We will take a stroll to Patriarch Ponds, the famous place and a very trendy neighbourhood. Wander through peaceful valleys around the Pond, learn the stories about this area, listen some poetry. * After that we will visit the Hermitage garden and then will stroll some hidden streets and lanes. We end the walking tour in Pushkin Square. * Feel free to ask questions and your guide will share some useful information and suggestions on what to do and to see best in Moscow.
Visit to Kremlin and walking tour in Moscow city-center
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Are you visiting Moscow for the first time? Would you like to visit the most important sites and then escape the flooded touristic path and get a taste of local lifestyle? In this case, this tour is what you've been looking for! Discover the best of Moscow! Start the day with taking a walk around the main city attractions (Red Square, St Basil’s Cathedral, GUM department store, Lenin’s Mausoleum, Bolshoi theatre, Tverskaya street), and then take a step back from touristic paths and see Moscow with the eyes of the new Russian generation!
Price: 29950 RUB Private
Duration: 6 hours
Are you visiting Moscow for the first time? Would you like to visit the most important sites and then escape the flooded touristic path and get a taste of local lifestyle? In this case, this tour is what you've been looking for! Discover the best of Moscow! Start the day with taking a walk around the main city attractions (Red Square, St Basil’s Cathedral, GUM department store, Lenin’s Mausoleum, Bolshoi theatre, Tverskaya street), and then take a step back from touristic paths and see Moscow with the eyes of the new Russian generation! Enjoy lunch in one of the most traditional Russian restaurants downtown (lunch price is not included in the tour). After lunch continue with an excursion to Kremlin. You will see the territory of Kremlin and two cathedrals and then proceed to the Armoury. This excursion has 6 hours duration. Inclusions: English-speaking private tour guide services, tickets to visit Kremlin Exclusions: food and snacks, lunch, personal expenses
Russian house cooking experience
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Price: 2200 RUB Private
Duration: 3 hours
Explore Russian cuisine and learn how to cook traditional Russian meals at a 3.5h house cooking workshop. Visit a local market and then discover how to prepare pelmeni and other typical dishes in a fun, friendly atmosphere. Tour Highlights:  Explore Russian food scene.  Learn the art of home-cooked Russian pelmeni, varenniki, pirozhki, beef stroganoff style or other main course dish.  Get a glimpse of daily life of Russians!  Get free recipe cards at the end of your lesson so that you can cook Russian delicacies at home. Route & Description: Start your culinary experience with preparing a main cource dish and finish it with great Russian tea ceremony. You will prepare traditional Russian dishes, depending on the seasonal vegetables and your requirements. For example, meat eaters can be taught to cook pelmeni, veggies may try sweet blini or varenniki, and everyone will get a chance to stuff pirozhki with their favorite filling. You will have a chance to try typical Russian drinks like kvas or kefir. And here comes the best part – after you have successfully prepared all the dishes, you will be able to enjoy the meal you have made over a family table. While drinking a delicious cup of tea alongside traditional Russian sweets – cookies and syrniki, learn how an average life of Russian family looks like, what do Russians love and hate about their homeland, what do we think about different social issues and current politics. We believe that only by interacting with locals, you are able to discover real Russia and its people. So, spend a lovely evening with a Russian company and learn the Russian truth, something more than shown on the news. Important: we included to the price all products and ingridients for the perfect Russian meal!
Visit to Kremlin and walking tour in Moscow city-center
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Эта экскурсия отлично пойдет для того, кто приехал в Москву впервые. Так как это индивидуальная экскурсия, вы сможете сполна насладиться полнотой внимания гида к вам и вашим пожеланиям, выбирая самое важное для вас в этой поездке в Москву.
Price: 6550 RUB Private
Duration: 4 hours
This tour is amazing for those, who are in Moscow for the first time. As it is an individual excusion you will enjoy the full attention of guide to you, getting the most of your time in Russia. Friendly, easy-going and professional - the approach which was chosen to help people to explore the city. Also you will enjoy some small surprises on the way! You will see must-visit places in Russian capital but in a very special exciting way: - walk along Tverskaya street, get to know the history of Moscow, see the secret yards, come over places with fantastic interiors - get around Red Square, have the perspective on how Moscow was found and how megapolis lives nowadays - go to GUM department store where are great places of USSR spirit - have a look at St Basil Cathedral - one of the main Moscow sights and a true symbol of Moscow (from outside) - in the end of the tour we will get you to to Kremlin territory* *Price for this tour does not include ticket and excursion to Kremlin territory. But it can be arranged additionally.
Moscow metro and 7 sisters, Stalin
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Price: 5550 RUB Private
Duration: 3 hours
During this excursion you will get to know the story of Moscow extreems - how metro has been built, first time something was built so deeply underground; and how first really tall buildings were built, Stalin's skyscrapers. Moscow metro - palace underground, see it with your own eyes! Get to know stories, behind: how it was build? when did it start? why metro was closed for one day? how did it help during war times? how is it functioning nowadays? And of course discover the wonderful architecture of gorgeous stations of red, green and ring lines. Combine this "underground" adventure with visiting 3 of famous 7 sisters, Stalin's skyscrapers. Admire their beauty, terrifying stories and lagends around them. And even enjoy one of the skyscrapers from indide! Inclusions: - work of guide Exclusions: - tickets for metro - tips and personal expanses
Transfer to/from Domodedovo, Sheremetievo, Vnukovo
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No taximeter, no stress in traffic jams, no surprise at drop off point.
Price: 1500 RUB Private
Duration: 2 hours
No taximeter, no stress in traffic jams, no surprise at drop off point. Fast, easy and realable transfer in Moscow. All transfers include: - Help with luggage - Fixed rates Welcome!
City sightseeing tours (1 day)
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City sightseeing tours are working by the principle of Hop On Hop Off which allows to plan independently a travel route across Moscow. Principle of HopOnHopOff: get on (Hop On) and get off (Hop Off) in the bus to any of stops of public city transports. The audioguide in 8 languages: English, Russian, German, Spanish, French, Chinese, Arab, Italian
Price: 1290 RUB Shared
Duration: 8 hours
City sightseeing tours are working by the principle of Hop On Hop Off which allows to plan independently a travel route across Moscow. Principle of HopOnHopOff: get on (Hop On) and get off (Hop Off) in the bus to any of stops of public city transports. The audioguide in 8 languages: English, Russian, German, Spanish, French, Chinese, Arab, Italian Duration of Excursion: 1 hour on the route No. 1, about 2 hours on a route No. 2. Starting and finishing point of all routes: Bolotnaya Naberezhnaya, near a monument to Repin, opposite to Luzhkov Bridge. Validity period of the ticket: 1 day (only today) or 2 days (today and tomorrow) from the moment of the first landing in the bus, depending on cost. The majority of stops of double-decker are located near stations of the Moscow subway. You will be able to find our bright red double-decker buses without effort at stops of public transport on the following streets: Route No. 1 — Bolotnaya Naberezhnaya, Serafimovich St., Prechistenskaya Nab., Volhonka St., Gogolevsky Boulevard, Arbat Square, st. Znamenka, Mokhovaya St., Okhotny ryad St., Theatre Square, Lubyanskaya Square, Red Square (Vasilyevsky descent), Baltschug St., Sofiyskaya Nab. Route No. 2 — Bolotnaya Nab., Serafimovich St., Big stone bridge, Mokhovaya St., st. Vozdvizhenka, Novy Arbat St., Kutuzovsky Avenue, Ukrainsky Boulevard, Taras Shevchenko Embankment, the Area of Europe, Bolshaya Dorogomilovskaya St., Borodinsky Bridge, Smolenskaya St., Smolenskaya-Sennaya Square, Smolensky Boulevard, Smolenskaya Square, Novinsky Boulevard, Novy Arbat St., Gogolevsky Boulevard, Soymonovsky Lane, Prechistenskaya Emb., Kremlevskaya Emb., Moskvoretskaya Emb., Kotelnicheskaya Emb., Goncharnaya Emb., Krasnokholmskaya Emb., Novospassky Monastery, Podgorskaya Emb., Yauzskaya St., B. Ustinsky Bridge, Sadovnicheskaya St., Baltschug St., Bolotnaya St., Bolotnaya Square, Sofiyskaya Embankment, Baltschug St. It is possible to reach to the main sights of the city of Moscow from our stops on foot, it will take approximately only 5-10 minutes. You are able to purchase any of offered options and use it according to chosen time. Start your sightseeing tour of Moscow at any time convenient for you. From 10:00 to 20:30 - weekdays, 10: 00-21: 30 - weekends and holidays   Time of departure of the last flight: Route №1: 19:20 (weekdays), 20:20 (weekends and holidays) Route №2: 18:30 (weekdays), 19:30 (weekends and holidays) Interval passage stops: Route №1 (15-20 minutes), Route №2 (30-40 minutes) depending on the traffic load on the city roads. Upon request you can go (Hop On) or exit (Hop Off) bus at any time convenient for you, at any of the stops along the movement of the bus. Number of stops: 18 (route №1), 30 (route №2). At the time of the technical breaks (no more than 30 minutes) for the cleaning of interior and dinner staff in the intervals between 13: 30-15: 00, 18: 00-20: 00 may be a slight change in the schedule. Thank you for your understanding!