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Soviet History Tour in Moscow with Private Local Guide

Moscow, Russia
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5 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

On this 5-hour private Soviet tour you'll see the famous Red Square, home to the monument to Minin and Pozharsky, Lobnoe Mesto and the Lenin's Mausoleum, next to which were buried political and military figures of the Soviet state.

Find out the secrets of the Kremlin and try Soviet ice-cream in GUM (at your own expense).

Learn about the last Russian Tsar Nicholas II passing by the Historical Museum and the Kazan Cathedral. Admire St. Basil's Cathedral and the unique architectural ensemble which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Take a metro ride to one of the deepest metro stations in the world, Victory Park, and explore the legendary park devoted to the WWII, or head to the VDNKh (VVC) and see some of the 50 great pavilions all designed in different styles and representing former Soviet Republics.

What's Included

  • All taxes
  • Private tour
  • Friendly local guide
  • Multiple starts times available
  • Customized itinerary
  • Flexibility during the tour
  • Iconic places for photo-shoot
  • Meeting in the hotel
  • Expert local advice where to go and what to do after the tour
  • All the most historic Soviet sites of Moscow
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance fees (if any, depending on your preferences)
  • Entry/Admission - State Security Building Lubyanka
  • Entry/Admission - Museum of Moscow Metro
  • Entry/Admission - Victory Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Museum of Cosmonautics
  • Entry/Admission - Bunker-42 Cold War Museum at Taganka

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Red Square, Moscow 109012 Russia

Timing is flexible and you can start the tour any time you prefer.  

This tour can be customized to make it a unique experience for you. Your private local guide will meet you in the hotel lobby and discuss the tour itinerary with you at the beginning of the tour.

10.00 am Meet your guide at your centrally located Moscow hotel, then visit Red Square.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Lenin's Mausoleum, Red

The Location

Where To Go

Traveler pickup is offered
Lobby of your hotel. Please provide the exact name and address of your hotel.
Your guide will meet you at your centrally-located hotel, hostel or vacation rental
You don't need to call to confirm the tour. The local supplier


Moscow, Russia


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Written Reviews (3)

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Yulka did an incredible job!!...

Sean M | Oct 2017

Yulka did an incredible job!! This is a MUST book!

Our personal guide was Julia,...

oivin.moen | Oct 2017

Our personal guide was Julia, a 27 year old girl from Sibiria, now living in Moscow. I can repeat what I said o her at the end of the day: You made our day a great experience. Without you we would have been totally lost. By that I mean: We had

Moscow is a beautiful city...

Remi V | Feb 2017

Moscow is a beautiful city ans its history is great. If you visit those historical places you meet the past and see the future.The guide was great and told us a lot about Russia and Moscow.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Private walking tour with the use of metro
  • Please indicate prefer start time in comments when booking
  • The tour can be modified to meet your preferences
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Soviet History Tour in Moscow with Private Local Guide

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