Red Square - the main square of the country St. Basil’s Cathedral - a symbol of Moscow (optional - inside visit) GUM – an elegant 19th Century shopping centre Lenin’s Mausoleum (exterior) The Bolshoi Theatre (exterior) Zaryadye Park and observation platform above the river Varvarka Street – one of the picturesque streets, where old churches line up Lubyanka square and KGB buidling
In the Tretyakov Art Galleryyour guide will give a comprehensive commentary on the paintings, which show daily life of Russians and historical events of the past. Such a visit can be a good introduction to Russian history.
Moscow Metro - the most elegant one in the world - will not leave you unimpressed. The guide will take you to the most beautiful station built in the 1930-50ss.
A city tour by car with the stops near Novodevichy Convent, Moscow State University, Sparrow Hills, Christ the Savious Cathedral, Moscow City skyscrapers and other remarkable places.
A trip to Sergiev Posad (50 km from Moscow)
The St. Sergius monastery, founded in the 14th century by St. Sergius as a remote settlement in a dense forest, is one of five monasteries granted the status of Lavra. It is one of the most significant centres of Russian Orthodox culture and it is often called the “Russian Vatican”. From the 14th century this monastery was a place of pilgrimage for Russian people from members of the royal family to humble peasants.
Tour duration: 3 days, 6-7 hours a day Tour cost (for a group of up to 5 pax): - 940 USD for 1-2 people, 1050 USD for 3-5 people. Additional expenses: 65 USD for all tickets per person (including the guide).