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“Sunrise at Krasnaya Ploshchad” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Red Square (Krasnaya ploshchad)

Red Square (Krasnaya ploshchad)
Krasnaya ploshchad, Moscow, Russia
292-4019
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City Sightseeing Moscow Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
Ranked #1 of 1,912 things to do in Moscow
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Red Square, once the site of executions and military parades, sits smack in the middle of Moscow, bounded on one side by the Kremlin walls and Lenin's tomb and on the other by GUM, the country's largest department store.
Prague, Czech Republic
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“Sunrise at Krasnaya Ploshchad”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Great View!

Out of the countless times that i have been here this is the first time that i managed to take a decent photo and i am glad it is during the early hours sunrise.

The view is awesome and seeing is believing

Visited July 2013
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“We liked it.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Spent a faascinating 2 hours, buildings were Interesting, Good people watching and GUM unbelievably upmarket.

Visited August 2013
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“Lives up to its billing”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Lenin's Mausoleum - there is a queue but it moves pretty quickly. You can't take mobiles in if they have a camera - so either travel light of leave them at a counter on the corner - 50 roubles to put it there,
Just wandering around and taking in the atmosphere.

Visited August 2013
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“a place where all the people got married”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Three weddings in one day! Crazy people :) Lot of tourists and LENIN. I liked churches nearby and museums. On the left side you will find extremely expensive shops.

Visited August 2013
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“Impressive”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

The square was being prepared for a military tattoo but it was still impressive - both at night and in the day. The queue for Lenin's tomb was too long for us.

Visited August 2013
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