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City Sightseeing Moscow Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour with Optional Cruise

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Discover Moscow, Russia's majestic capital city, with a 48 hour unlimited hop-on hop-off bus tour. Explore all of the key sights to your own schedule, hopping on and off as you please, and spending more time at the spots that interest you most. Along the way you'll see various landmarks, including Red Square, Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, University Square, Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, Alexander Garden and much more! There's a multilingual audio tour commentary provided on-board, which adds an extra layer to an already immersive experience. From the open-top deck enjoy stunning panoramic views of the city, as you cruise around on the comfortable double-decker bus. Enhance your sightseeing adventure even further by opting for a ticket that includes the fabulous boat tour, on which you'll discover even more of Moscow's beauty from the unique perspective of the river!
  • Hop-on or hop-off at any of Moscow’s main highlights
  • Views of Moscow from an open-top, double-decker bus
  • Learn about the city with recorded commentary
  • Visit Red Square, Alexander Gardens, and more
What to Expect
Armed with your 2-day ticket, view Moscow’s many landmarks from an open-top, double-decker City Sightseeing bus. As you travel through the city, hop off at any of the stops and rejoin the bus later. Explore Red Square, where you can snap pictures of the multicolored domes of St Basil’s Cathedral. Stop on the Big Stone Bridge and take in the view of the monumental Cathedral of Christ the Savior. Wander through the flower beds of Alexander Gardens or hop off the bus to view the art at the Pushkin Fine Arts Museum. You can also stay on the bus for the whole loop.
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Important Information
Departure Point
You may start this tour at any of the stops listed.
Departure Time
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Return Details
You may disembark at any of the available stops.
  • Bus pass inclusions: 48 hour bus pass + walking tour
  • Boat pass inclusions: 60 minute boat trip + walking tour
  • Bus & Boat pass inclusions: 48 hour bus pass + 60 minute boat trip + walking tour
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Red Route runs from 10:00am - 6:00pm, every 25 minutes. Duration - 60 minutes. First stop - Bolotnaya Square.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Green Route runs from 10:00am - 6:00pm, every 60 minutes. Duration - 120 minutes. First stop - Bolotnaya Square.
  • Orange Route runs from 10:30am - 6:30pm, every 30 minutes. Duration - 140 minutes. First stop - Museum of Cosmonautics
  • Walking tour runs daily at 10:45am. Duration - 2 hours 30 minutes. Meeting point - Next to monument of Saints Cyril and Methodius.
  • Boat tour operates 1st May - 30th September, from 11:00am - 6:00pm. Duration - 60 minutes. Meeting point - Tretyakovsky Pier.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Mobile vouchers must be redeemed at Bolotnaya Square bus stop. Paper vouchers can be redeemed at any stop along the route.
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This bus tour is not recommended. Recorded audio was un-inspiring - we much preferred the live presenter of the Free Moscow Tour (a walking tour). The tour was expensive. Due to the Moscow traffic, we spent a lot of time stationary. We also spent quite...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy to use, didn’t manage all 3 trips due to time constraints but useful way to see city and get your bearings and history good but some parts not explained well. Red tour easy to understand. Yellow less so

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank lizlN3612YX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our ticket took in three different routes and was good value. Staff on the buses were friendly and helpful and the commentary frequently provided s lot of background information. Very easy to use.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Kathlyn B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The worse experience ever. I booked the city sightseeing because I was interested in visiting all the attractions that were hard to reach by walking. I used the ticket for the first time at 3 pm of the 11th of Sept taking the red line....More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Cartholy
Reviewed September 1, 2019 via mobile

Usually something I would recommend, but this wasn't the best way of spending time in Moscow. Too much traffic and therefore a lot of waiting inside the bus. But more important: really low volume and terrible headphones made it impossible to hear almost anything useful....More

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September 3, 2019|
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Response from Tammy_Adventurer | Reviewed this property |
The bus stops at Lubyanka square and it’s only a few mins walk from there. It’s very central. FYI there is a fantastic viewpoint on the rooftop of the store for a small admission fee (not very popular and quite secret so... More
October 19, 2018|
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Response from Silvia N | Reviewed this property |
No, is not on bus stop, but if you take the metro is near to Partizanskaya station.
June 16, 2018|
Response from Eamonn B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can get off when you see the Moscow State University and you are almost there.,
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