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Red Square (Krasnaya ploshchad)

Krasnaya ploshchad, Moscow, Russia
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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.
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  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Krasnaya ploshchad, Moscow, Russia
Red Square & Kitay-gorod
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We arrived in drizzle but were disappointed that the square was in the deconstruction of a pop concert and therefore what we saw was a building site. Im sure this isn't a regular thing and that the glory of Red Square is normally notable in...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Absolutely beautiful. One of the most stunning places I've ever seen. You can spend hours and hours here and still feel that you haven't got a full picture of it, because there are simply too much too see.

Thank Cheng Z
Reviewed 3 days ago

if you walk in this square you think about the history this square and the building there. very nice. I suggest you to visit both in the day and in the night. both of them is great.

Thank Amirhossein M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Must visit this place if u r in Moscow...do book a tour guide coz that would be helpful....and u need approx 3 hours to visit the whole place so keep that in mind...

Thank travellerkidddo277
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful squares of the world. No words are needed, just visit it, breathe deep and let yourself be taken by the red hearth of Moscow!

Thank HonoraryPraguer
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were in Red Square around the Moscow 870 celebrations and there had been a big concert the day before we were there. This had left much of the area behind barriers that were still being cleared. For example, it was almost impossible to get...More

Thank John V
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you consider to visit a Red Square at summer time (July-August) keep in mind that because of annual Spasskaya Tower festival the main part of Red Square is closed for visitors at that time: you cannot come closer to Mausoleum and to the wall...More

Thank Lev2357
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a must visit when you are in Moscow. It is the main tourist attraction. When at Red Square dont miss the GUIM shopping mall. It has high end stores and very beautifully decorated

Thank DrAnupamGupta
Reviewed 5 days ago

When I walked into the Red Square, the place made me feel that I did come to Russia and I was truly in Russia. I was so excited to see the Red Square and all those buildings around the Square which I had seen on...More

Thank TMLA
Reviewed 5 days ago

Red Square is the heart of the city and contains many tourist attractions that shouldn't be missed. Get a guide - it's worth it.

Thank GoldCountry2
Red Square & Kitay-gorod
This small yet important neighbourhood is full of
state institutions and offices. To understand where
modern Russia began, go to the Kremlin and State
Historical Museum on Red Square. After satisfying your
historical curiosities, indulge in modern pleasures at
GUM Department Store - not just for the sake of
shopping but for the sake of architectural pleasure as
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August 27, 2017|
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Response from skgupta_50 | Reviewed this property |
I stayed there for two days only but I think it remain open 7 days a week. As per my personal think best time to visit is before noon to evening because winter will start in end of october .
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July 10, 2017|
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Response from MilayaDelta | Reviewed this property |
great idea! Consider a) be cold b) the prices are high, December 31 a holiday in Russia. But Moscow will be beautifully decorated, will Shine with lights and garlands all
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