In depth Private 3-Day Moscow Tour with Golden Ring visit
A comprehensive tour program to enjoy & learn about as much of Moscow as possible!
The sequence of the tours may change. The quantity and quality of the service will remain as described below.
Day 1 – Full-Day Moscow Walking tour with Kremlin visit (your skip-the-line tickets are included)
If you love to explore new on your feet – Moscow Walking Tour is for you! Our pro guide will take you to the “must-see” of Moscow: Red Square, the Kremlin, St. Basil’s Cathedral, Alexander Garden, Bolshoi Theatre – true magnets for the city guests.
Let's take a closer look at the architectural masterpiece the Kremlin and visit its Royal Cathedrals - Dormition Cathedral and Archangel Mikhail Cathedral. It is the place where Russian tsars were crowned and found their resting place. Enjoy a view of the world's biggest Tsar-bell and once world's largest Tsar-Cannon! Enjoy a stroll in the brand new award-winning Park Zaryadye and its floating bridge. The place is known for some of the best views of Moscow historic area and old-style architecture.
Customize it: Optionally on this tour is the visit to the Armoury Museum - the former treasure house of the Russian rulers (you may choose it as an extra to the order). If booking it during high season, please allow at least a few weeks of notice.
Tour duration: 8 hours (approx.)
Day 2 – Moscow City tour by car + Moscow Art Tour
Relish the charming vistas from the Kremlin Embankment and Patriarch Bridge! It's time for true photo session. Pay a visit to the principal Orthodox church in Russia - the world-famous Cathedral of Christ the Savior. Enjoy the height of the Sparrow Hills and the panoramas it gives. Deep in the tranquility and serenity of the New Maiden Convent. The recluse is the XVI century active cloister; moreover, it is a World Heritage site.
The world-famous Tretyakov Art Gallery, the greatest Russian fine art museums will open its doors for you. Get acquainted with undisputed chefs-d'oeuvre of Russian art.
The unusual museum is the Park of Fallen Idols, our next stop. Our expert guide will narrate numerous mystic stories about this place. It is nowadays part of the famous Gorky Park so you will get a chance to explore that too! Our journey ends at energetic Arbat street, renowned for its cozy eateries and souvenir shops.
Customize it! An alternative to the Park of Fallen Idols is the 1.5 hour Metro tour - a great chance to explore Moscow famous underground palaces.
Tour duration: 8 hours (approx.)
Day 3 - Out-of-town trip to Golden Ring city of Sergiev Posad or an Alternative Tour
Keen to experience Russian trains as well as provincial life then visit the Russian spiritual center and a UNESCO World Heritage site – the Holy Trinity Monastery of St. Sergius. Imbibe true Russian lifestyle in comparison to glamorous Moscow and get an unforgettable cultural experience. To learn more about this tour please visit our site and view trips to Russia Golden Ring towns.
The out-of-town tour is operated by a commuter train - a fun way to feel yourself as a local and mix with Moscovites.
Customize it! the program for the Day 3 may be replaced with:
opt. 1: a tour of the All Russia's Exhibition Center (VDNKh) + Space Museum Tour + the Metro Tour.
opt. 2: Izmailovo Kremlin + Flea and Crafts market + stroll in the Moscow city center (historic Kuznetsky Most, Bolshaya Dmitrovka, Kamergersky pereulok, and Tverskaya Street, or other area of our choice).
Tour duration: 6-7 hours (approx.)
- Red Square and GUM (visit)
- St. Basil Cathedral (outside, inside tour is optional)
- Lenin's Tomb (outside)
- Kremlin Grounds & Cathedrals & Secret Garden (visit)
- Alexander Garden & Tomb of Unknown Soldier (visit)
- Zaryadye Park & Floating Bridge (visit)
- Bolshoy Theatre (outside)
- KGB headquarters (outside)
- Christ the Savior Cathedral (visit)
- Patriarch Bridge (visit)
- New Maiden Convent (outside)
- Gorky Park and Park of Fallen Idols (visit)
- Tretyakov Art Gallery (visit)
- Sparrow Hills (visit)
- out-of-town trip to Golden Ring town of Sergiev Posad and Holy Trinity Lavra (visit)
- Skip-the-line admissions to the Kremlin Grounds and Churches
Please book as far in advance as possible.
For guests with children under 6 y.o.: if there are 2 or 5 adults and 1 or more children in your party it will require a car upgrade to allow comfortable seating for everyone (and child security seats) for which we will bill you separately.
For students & student groups: if you're booking for a student group, please include a "single" ticket for one participant; other participants will need a "student" ticket. Alternatively, consider getting a "group" ticket for everyone, if it offers a cheaper price. If your are a solo-travelling student, please book with a "single" ticket.
- private guided tour
- all admissions as per program
- private transport for Day 2
- public transport fees
- hotel pick-up service on each day of the tour
- Secure your tour now with only 30% deposit
- Pay the remaining amount 15 days before tour or earlier.
Please note: in order for us to guarantee your tour the remaining amount must be paid in a timely manner. We will send you a series of email and sms reminders. It is your responsibility to check your email and text messages. Please make sure to whitelist our email address firstname.lastname@example.org (so that our emails don't go to spam; here is a quick guide to do so).
Providing a second email or phone number when booking a tour (to the special requirements area) will help too.