This private tour of Moscow between 4 to 5 hours provides an ideal overview of the city's most notable attractions. On this customizable tour by car explore the most iconic places of Moscow including the Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral, Novodevichy Convent, the panoramic view of the city from Sparrow Hills and much more.
Moscow by Car Private Tour
Total tour price
Adults (age 15-99)
Youth (age 1-14)
Hotel pickup and dropoff
Duration: 4-5 hours
Red Square and St.Basil
Start your tour by enjoying the iconic Russian attractions – Red Square, The Kremlin and Lenin's Mausoleum.
Learn the story why Ivan the Terrible ordered the construction of the St.Basil Cathedral.
Pass by the Metropol Hotel which had the privilege of hosting guests such as Mao Zedong, John Steinbeck, Elton John and many others.
See the Bolshoi Theater - one of the most famous theaters in the world where the marvelous Russian ballet originated.
Learn about the infamous KGB Headquarters that was the epicenter of political repression during the rule of Joseph Stalin.
Discover what monument was the central point of the Lubyanka Square in the time of the U.S.S.R. and what replaced it.
Visit the Zaryadye park that was opened in 2017 and instantly became a vital feature of modern Moscow and flagship park of the nation.
Enjoy a walk on the futuristic observation deck above the Moskva river and glance into Moscow's past.
Christ the Saviour Cathedral
See the tallest Orthodox Christian Church in the world and discover what was in its place during Soviet Union.
Take a walk on the Patriarshy bridge and enjoy a panoramic view of Moscow.
Monument to Peter the Great
Be amazed at the magnitude of one of the most controversial statues in Russia - monument to Peter the Great.
Learn about who the statue was originally dedicated to and where it was supposed to be erected.
Stop by at the best observation platform in the city with an incredible panoramic view of Moscow and the Luzhniki Stadium - venue of the 2018 World Cup Final.
Learn about the Sparrow Hills Metro station and why it has become such a nightmare to upkeep for the city administration.
Pause your tour at the New Maidens' Convent, a 17th century Monastery listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Discover the fascinating story of how the local residents saved the convent when Napoleon Bonaparte wanted to destroy it.
Visit the enormous memorial complex dedicated to World War II (Great Patriotic War).
Take a picture next to a 142 meter obelisk and famous military machinery that was used during the war.
Drive next to the Triumphal Arch and be dazzled by one of the most vibrant streets in Moscow – New Arbat.
Pass by the Old Arbat street - the center of contemporary urban culture where you can see street artists and musicians perform.
The guide from Walks With Folks was TERRIFIC! Loved this tour very much! We have visited many beautiful and memorable places. Dmitry is very friendly and knowledgeable guide. He shared a lot of fascinating stories and insights about Moscow. The car was big and comfortable. This tour is definitely worth the money spent and is a great way to explore this beautiful city in any weather!
This was exactly what I was looking for! The tour gave me a perfect understanding of the city and where all the main attractions are. I highly recommend this tour as an introduction to the city or to anyone who has had a busy business trip and wants to see the city at the end of their hectic day.
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