Moscow tours for on-land tourists

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Moscow tours for on-land tourists

Choose  one, two or three day Moscow tour if:

  • You have arrived to St Petersburg by ferry, train or plane  and wish to  spend some time in Moscow as well, getting there and back by high speed Sapsan train ( we will help you with return tickets  and arrange invitattion letters for obtaining visa for both cities) 

For one day tour you can choose from 3 programs below; if you are planning to spend 2 days in Moscow you can take two programs in any combination ( A+B or B+C or C+A) . You are welcome to change the below pograms in any way  you wish  


 Group Size

  • Minimum: 2 people
  • Maximum: You determine the size of the group

 Included Attractions

  • Red Square (program “A”)
  • Metro  (programs “A” and “B”);
  • The Kremlin and Armoury Chamber  (program “A’);
  • Tretyakov Art Gallery  (program “B”)
  • The Trinity Monastery  (program “C”)

Tour Duration: 6-7 hours each day

Activity level: Moderate

Moscow one day  Tour  Itinerary

Program A  (walking tour )
10:00 am Meet with your guide at your hotel.
10:00-11:30 am Walking tour in the downtown including Tverskaya str., Bolshoi Theatre , former KGB building and Alexandrovsky Garden.
11:30-12:30 am Red Square tour including visit of GUM department store , Lenin’s tomb, St Basil Cathedral ( from outside).
1:30- 2:30 pm Lunch at some local cafe or restaurant.
2:30- 4:00pm Tour of Moscow Kremlin : Tsar Bell, Tsar Cannon, Cathedral Square,Ivan the Great‘s Bell Tower; guided tours of 3 cathedrals .
4:00-5:00pm Metro tour ( 4-5 most  interesting stations).
5:00 pm Return to your hotel.
Program B (driving and guiding)
10:00 am Meet your guide at your hotel.
10:00-1:00 am Driving tour in the downtown of Moscow with stops at The Cathedral of Christ the Savior, New Maiden( Novodevichy)  Convent, Sparrow Hills, Moscow State University and  Victory Park.
1:00-2:00 pm Lunch at one of the local cafes or restaurants ( upon your choice).
2:00-4:00 pm Tratyakov Art Gallery (old building)  guided tour : unique collection of Russian Icons, portraits , landscapes, historic canvases , Russian impressionists’ paintings will help you to trace the development of XVIII-XX centuries  Russian art.
4:30- 5:00 pm Return to your hotel by metro.
Program C (driving and guiding)
10:00 am Meet a  guide and a driver at your hotel.
10-11:30 am Drive to Sergiev Posad.
11:30-1:30 pm The Trinity Monastery of St Sergius guided tour.
1:30-2:30 pm Lunch at some local cafe or restaurant.
2:30- 4:30 pm Drive back to Moscow.  
4:30 pm Return to your hotel.

 Price Per Person Includes:

  • Hotel pick- up and drop- off ;
  • Private guide service;
  • Private driver ( program “B”-3 hours, program “C”-6-7 hours);
  • Admission fees to the museums mentioned in the programs
  • Invitation letters for getting Visas in Russian Consulate / Embassy

Not Included:

  • The cost of lunches (about $10-15 per person at a traditional Russian pancake or pie house)


Tours in Moscow for on-land tourists 
Number of people in your group 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Program A Price p/p ( US $)  145  110  90  80  75  70 65 
Program B Price p/p ( US $)  185  140  110  95  85  80  75
Program C Price p/p ( US $)  215  160  125  105  100  90  80

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