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Skip The Line Kremlin and Red Square Tour with Free Coffee and Private Guide

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    Stop At: Resurrection (Voskresenskyie) Gates with Iverskaya Chapel, Red Square, Moscow 613310 Russia

    Meet your friendly local guide near Resurrection Gate on Red Square. Your guide will be holding a placard so you can easily recognize her. Depending on the tour option you select this tour can last 2 hours (without Kremlin and Detsky Mir) or 3 hours (with Kremlin and free coffee).

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Kazan Cathedral, Nikolskaya st., 3, Moscow 109012 Russia

    Feast your eyes on stunning Kazan Cathedral.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Kremlin Walls and Towers, Red Square, Moscow 613310 Russia

    Admire the monumental Kremlin walls.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: St. Basil's Cathedral, Red Square 2, Moscow 109012 Russia

    Marvel at nine colorful chapels dedicated to the holies of quirky St. Basil’s Cathedral. Hear the legend about the cathedral, the Russian Tsar Ivan the Terrible and why he blinded the architect.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: GUM, Red Square, 3 Metro Ploshchad Revolyutsii, Moscow 109012 Russia

    See the elegant historic exteriors of GUM.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Lenin's Mausoleum, Red Square, Moscow 613310 Russia

    Deepen your knowledge about Soviet leader – Lenin and Stalin.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Park Zaryadye, Varvarka, 6/1, Moscow 109012 Russia

    Then proceed to Zaryadye Park, $27 billion urban park and wander through four climatic zones: forest, steppe, tundra, and the floodplains and absorb stunning Kremlin views from the bridge over the Moskva River.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Nikolskaya Street, Nikol'skaya ulitsa, Moscow Russia

    After that, walk along the oldest Moscow streets Varvarka and Vetoshniy Lane on route to Nikolskaya, arguably the most beautiful Moscow avenue.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Kitai-Gorod and Ulitsa Varvarka, Ulitsa Varvarka , Kitai-Gorod , east the kremlin, Moscow Russia

    Being part of Kitay Gorod area, historic and cultural core of the city, this atmospheric enclave replete with timeless buildings, fashionable restaurants, elegant shops, boutiques and cozy cafes is the perfect place to buy souvenirs, chocolates or just to take a stroll.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Marshal Zhukov Monument, Slavy Ave., 28, St. Petersburg 192071 Russia

    Learn the story of the Russian hero - Marshal Zhukov.

    Stop At: Romanovskiy Obelisk in the Alexander Garden, Aleksandrovskiy Garden, Moscow 613310 Russia

    Your expert guide will point out various benchmarks of rich Russian history as you amble through the Grotto and Monument obelisk erected for the tercentenary of the House of Romanov (Russian Tsars dynasty).

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Aleksandrovskiy Sad, Near Kremlin, Moscow 119072 Russia

    Your next stop will be Alexander Garden, urban park created in honor of a victory over Napoleon in the Patriotic war of 1812.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Moscow Kremlin (Moskovsky Kreml), Red Square, Moscow 103073 Russia

    Next, if you book a 3-hour tour, venture to the Kremlin, the oldest and the largest fortress in Russia, established by the orders of Yuri Dolgoruky, the founder of Moscow.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Assumption Cathedral, Dvortsovaya, 1B, Moscow 103073 Russia

    Be inspired with the ornate designs of the Assumption Cathedral, the Archangel’s Cathedral, and the Annunciation Cathedral.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Cathedral of the Annunciation, Borovitskaya Ulitsa , Ivanovskaya Ploshchad Kremlin, Moscow Russia

    Don't forget to take amazing photos at this legendary landmark.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Cathedral of the Archangel (Arkhangelsky Sobor), Borovitskaya ulitsa Kremlin, Moscow Russia

    Learn the rich history of Archangel Cathedral.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Tsar Bell and Tsar Cannon, ul. Kreml, Moscow 101000 Russia

    And of course, do not miss two paradoxes of Russia: the Tsar Bell, the biggest bell in the world that never rang and Tsar Cannon, the biggest cannon, included in the Guinness Book as the largest one by caliber that never shot.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Lubyanka Square, Moscow 109012 Russia

    Finally, head to the history-steeped Lubyanka Square, with its infamous large yellow brick building used to be the headquarters of the KGB, currently included in the complex of buildings of the Federal security service of Russia (FSB).

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Building, Yagodnaya 8, bld 1, Москва, Russia, 115598

    It’s funny but Russian Imperator Peter the Great had his Secret office exactly on the site of one of the FSB edifices.

    Stop At: Detskiy Mir, Vozdvizhenka St., 10, Moscow 125009 Russia

    Before you conclude your trip, you’ll also get to visit the famous Detskiy Mir department store where you can easily spend a couple hours browsing children shops. Enjoy complimentary coffee/tea in a cozy coffeeshop and get incredible views of the city skyline from the observation deck on roof terrace. Do not miss a small adjacent museum known for its interesting collection of children toys from the Soviet era.

    Duration: 10 minutes
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    Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

    We have been in a short visit to the city and it was the best way to explore the Kremlin and it's surroundings, thanks to our guide ''Lucy'', she has been so friendly and enthusiastic, we felt like being with an old friend, the tour...More

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    friendly-guides, Manager at Friendly Local Guides Moscow, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

    We hope to see you again soon, Islam! And remember - you now have local friends in Moscow!

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