Natalia
Trip offered by Natalia Travel expert in Russia

Trip summary

  • Departure Moscow
  • End Moscow
  • Countries
  • City
  • Theme Weekend in a city
  • Travel style Tailor-made travel
  • Accommodation Standard
  • Flight Excluded
  • Guide Included
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Description

Visit beautiful Moscow! A unique city in the heart of Russia with a unique history. A city that does not leave anyone indifferent. You travel through history at every step and at the same time are amazed of the modern architectural buildings that peacefully coexist with the past.

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Visit beautiful Moscow! A unique city in the heart of Russia with a unique history. A city that does not leave anyone indifferent. You travel through history at every step and at the same time are amazed of the modern architectural buildings that peacefully coexist with the past.

This amazing symbiosis attracts a lot of foreigners coming for a business trip, studies, or just to travel and learn about Russian culture and traditions.

During 5 amazing days you will explore:

  •  The Moscow Kremlin’s territory and the Armory chamber which offers treasures amassed by the tsars and princes over the centuries; 
  •  Also you will enjoy the Moscow City tour, accompanied by our professional guides speaking your language; 
  • The Cathedral of Christ the Savior, Russia's largest Russian church, Novodievitchi Convent;
  • Tverskaya Street and Arbat - the most famous streets of Moscow;
  • Other attractions downtown Moscow: Bolshoi Theatre, GUM ("State Department Store"), The Moscow Metro.

 

Detailed itinerary

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  • 1
    Arrival in Moscow
    Day 1
    Arrival in Moscow

    Arrival in Moscow and meeting by our transport company at the airport. Transfer from the airport to the hotel. Check-in at the hotel. Dinner and overnight.

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  • 2
    City Tour of Moscow
    Day 2
    City Tour of Moscow

    Breakfast in the hotel.

    Moscow city tour:

    - Experience the grandeur of Red Square and the Russian White House. See Moscow University, the former KGB headquarters building and central Moscow Novodievitchi Convent.

    Moscow Novodievitchi Convent - originally built as a fortress, it also functioned as a convent for women of the royal family and a prison for Princess Sophia, sister of Peter the Great. It is a unique example of 16th and 17th century architecture.

    - The Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow, one of the largest Orthodox Church in the world. The building is magnificent, but not as old as it looks...it was built for the first time between 1839 and 1883 by the Russian architect Konstantin Thon in memory of the victory of Russia over the Grand Army of Napoleon (in 1812). Destroyed under Stalin in the 1930s, it was rebuilt in 1995 and 2000. Today we can make a trip that involves not only the complete tour of the cathedral, but also the museum of history and place of observation where you can enjoy a panoramic view of Moscow 40m up.

    Free time in the city. Dinner. Back to the hotel.

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  • 3
    The Moscow Kremlin and Armory Chamber
    Day 3
    The Moscow Kremlin and Armory Chamber

    Breakfast in the hotel.

    During the 3rd  day you will enjoy  a walk  with our professional guide  through The Moscow Kremlin’s territory and the Armory Chamber. The Moscow Kremlin is the fortified citadel that occupies a triangular area in the geographic and historical center of the city. Headquarter of government institutions, it is one of the nation's most important artistic historical complexes, a true open-air museum.

    Former residence of Russian tsars and official residence of the President of the Russian Federation. It is the largest, the most famous and one of the most ancient place of the country. You'll visit the complex of palaces, cathedrals (the oldest dating from the eleventh century) and the Armory chamber which offers treasures amassed by the tsars and princes over the centuries. Free time in the city. Dinner. Back to the hotel.

     

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  • 4
    End of tour
    Day 4
    End of tour

    Breakfast. Transfer to the airport and end of service.

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  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes

    • Sightseeing and activities mentioned
    • Guide
    • Accommodation
    • Transport
    • Meals mentioned in the program

    Price does not include

    • Tips
    • Personal expenses
    • Flights