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2 day Moscow and St Petersburg Tour

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    Day 1: Moscow Tour with a Private Guide

    Stop At: Red Square, Moscow 109012 Russia
    This 2-day tour can be customized to make it a unique experience for you. You will meet your guide in the hotel lobby and visit the main attractions of the two Russian capitals
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Saint Basil's Cathedral, Red Square 2, Moscow 109012 Russia
    Your local guides will share many interesting facts about the history and architecture of the cities and you can have as many photo stops on the tour as you like. We can customize your tour to make it a unique experience for you.

    This tour is ideal for those who want to experience the best of what Moscow and St Petersburg can offer.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Lenin's Mausoleum, Red Square, Moscow 613310 Russia
    See the legendary Mausoleum on Red Square
    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: GUM, Red Square, 3 Metro Ploshchad Revolyutsii, Moscow 109012 Russia
    Shop in the most elegant store in Moscow
    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Kazan Cathedral, Nikolskaya st., 3, Moscow 109012 Russia
    Learn the history of ancient Rus
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Romanovskiy Obelisk in the Alexander Garden, Aleksandrovskiy Garden, Moscow 613310 Russia
    See the Romanovsky Obelisk and the eternal flame in Alexander Garden
    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Moscow Kremlin, Moscow 103132 Russia
    Explore the territory of the Kremlin with your private local guide
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Cathedral of the Annunciation, Borovitskaya Ulitsa , Ivanovskaya Ploshchad Kremlin, Moscow Russia
    One of the most historic cathedrals in Moscow
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Cathedral of the Archangel (Arkhangelsky Sobor), Borovitskaya ulitsa Kremlin, Moscow Russia
    Learn fun facts and stories from your local guide
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Uspensky Cathedral, Borovitskaya Street Kremlin, Moscow 613310 Russia
    See astonishing ancient Russian architecture
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Kremlin Walls and Towers, Red Square, Moscow 613310 Russia
    Enjoy the fantastic photo ops of the Kremlin fortress
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Tsar Bell and Tsar Cannon, ul. Kreml, Moscow 101000 Russia
    See the legendary Tsar Cannon and Tsar Bell at Moscow Kremlin
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: State Academic Bolshoi Theater Museum, ul. Okhotnyy Ryad d. 8-2, Moscow 103265 Russia
    Take in the views of the magnificent Bolshoi theater (from outside only)
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Kitai-Gorod and Varvarka Street, Varvarka St. Kitai-Gorod, east of the Kremlin, Moscow Russia
    Discover the old downtown - old streets of Moscow where the capital of Russia started from
    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, Volkhonka, 15, Moscow 119019 Russia
    Get awed by the largest Orthodox cathedral in the world and enjoy the great photo ops from Patriarch Bridge
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Tverskaya Street (Ulitsa), Tverskaya ulitsa, Moscow Russia
    On this high-paced walking tour you will experience the most vibrant streets of Moscow and St Petersburg – Tverskaya street and Nevsky Prospect and try the best coffee shops with delicious desserts, and local vibe. You will have an opportunity to compare 2 legendary shops in both cities – Eliseev Emporium and choose which grand interior is your favorite.
    Duration: 10 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: St Petersburg Tour with a Private Guide

    Stop At: Nevsky Prospekt, Nevsky Avenue, St. Petersburg 191025 Russia
    During your St Petersburg tour you will see the main treasures of this bohemian city on the observation tour starting from Nevsky Prospekt (you'll see most places from outside)
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: St. Petersburg Metro, St. Petersburg Russia
    Take a ride and start with some souvenir shopping at Eliseev Emporium
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Gostiny Dvor, 35, Nevskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg 191011 Russia
    Take in the views of classy St Petersburg
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral, St Isaac_s Square, 4 Nevskiy Prospekt metro station, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia
    See the most famous museum of St Petersburg (from outside)
    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia
    Learn the story of this historical and cultural gem of St Petersburg
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Palace Square, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia
    Explore the old town of St Petersburg
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Emb., 30-38, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia
    You can tour the Hermitage from inside with your private guide, tickets need to be purchased in advance (we'll get them for you, not included in tour so you can pay on spot)
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Winter Palace of Peter I, Dvortsovaya Emb., 32 metro Gostiny Dvor, St. Petersburg Russia
    You can explore Winter Palace instead of Hermitage, or choose to see both (tickets to be paid extra on tour)
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: State Russian Museum, Inzhenernaya St., 4 Metro: Gostiny Dvor, Nevskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg 191011 Russia
    Make yourself familiar with Russian history and heritage (ticket not included in tour)
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: The Building Of The Admiralty, Admiralteyskiy Drive, 1 metro Nevskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg Russia
    See one of the highlights of St Petersburg
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Anichkov Palace Saint Petersburg City Palace of Youth Creativity, Nevskiy Ave., 39 m. Gostiny Dvor, St. Petersburg 191023 Russia
    Explore one of the most beatitude palaces of the Northern Capital of Russia (from outside)
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Anichkov Bridge, Fontanka River across Nevskiy Ave., St. Petersburg Russia
    Perfect for photo ops
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Stroganov Palace, Nevskiy Ave., 17, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia
    Take in the views from outside
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: The Alexandrinsky Theater, Ostrovskogo Square, 6, St. Petersburg 191023 Russia
    Enjoy the views from outside
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Field of Mars (Marsovo Pole), St. Petersburg 191186 Russia
    Learn about the national heritage of St Petersburg on this historic site
    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Summer Garden, Dvortsovaya Emb., 2D, St. Petersburg 191028 Russia
    Finish off your tour at Summer Garden or get back to your hotel
    Duration: 15 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Your guide can also meet you at your hotel, hostel, vacation rental or a point of interest.
    Please provide the name and exact address of your hotel
    Duration
    2 days
    Inclusions
    • All taxes
    • Friendly local guide
    • Private tour, 5-hour tour in each city
    • Multiple start times available
    • Must see and off the beaten path
    • Expert advice where to go and what to do after the tour
    • Iconic places for photoshoot
    • Meeting in the hotel lobby
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Entrance fees (if any)
    • Entry/Admission - Saint Basil's Cathedral
    • Entry/Admission - Moscow Kremlin
    • Entry/Admission - Cathedral of the Annunciation
    • Entry/Admission - Cathedral of the Archangel (Arkhangelsky Sobor)
    • Entry/Admission - Uspensky Cathedral
    • Entry/Admission - State Academic Bolshoi Theater Museum
    • Entry/Admission - St. Petersburg Metro
    • Entry/Admission - The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral
    • Entry/Admission - Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
    • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Winter Palace of Peter I
    • Entry/Admission - State Russian Museum
    • Entry/Admission - The Building Of The Admiralty
    • Entry/Admission - Anichkov Palace Saint Petersburg City Palace of Youth Creativity
    • Entry/Admission - Stroganov Palace
    • Entry/Admission - The Alexandrinsky Theater
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • The tour can be modified to meet your preferences
    • Private walking tour with the use of metro
    • Please indicate prefer start time in comments when booking
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We had booked 8 hour walking tour in Moscow as well as St.Petersberg and must say both were beautifully done by the guides. Daria was our guide in Moscow and she was quite enthusiastic to show us nooks and corners of Moscow. She was quite knowledgeable and we enjoyed the walks
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    Thanks to Asya & Lena, my family thoroughly enjoyed the boat trip & 2-day trip in Moscow. Beyond their english, they helped us in every way - from choosing the lunch to accomodating our on-the-go plans! Truly family friendly!!
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    Great Tour! Awesome Guides! (NICK AND NIKITA) Best Guides Ask For Them! Very Friendly, Knowlegable, And very accomadating! They pick you up right at your place and are very on time! a lot of amazing sight seeing and a lot of walking , various detailed experiences, bring a handy
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    Response from friendly-guides, Manager at 2 day Moscow and St Petersburg Tour
    Responded Jul. 26, 2018
    Thanks for the awesome review, Adrian! We work hard to meet expectations like yours, and we’re happy to hear we hit the mark for you on your Moscow tours with us! Yours sincerely, Friendly Local Guides
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    By: Friendly Local Guides Moscow
    310 reviews
    711ritaa
    Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
    93
    Photo Tour in Central Moscow
    I enjoyed my photo walk with Svetlana very much. She picked me up in my hotel which was very convenient for me as
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    A K
    Toronto, Canada
    110
    Private Moscow City Tour with Red Square and Kremlin is highly recommended
    An excellent excursion covering the highlights of Moscow and the underground train system. We had a very good
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    JimGSD
    San Diego, California
    10444
    Incredible insights into the Russian way of life
    Our guide, Mascha, was engaging and brilliant. She not only showed us the sights that we wanted to see (notably,
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    gozza30
    Melbourne, Australia
    81
    Perfect Moscow experience
    We took the Moscow walking in August 2019 with Anna as our guide. Anna was great and very knowledgeable. She was
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    Monkumar
    Basel
    10
    Great way to see Moscow!
    My tour was conducted by Alex and I can say it was worth every minute of it. And even though an 8 hour tour
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    carolinemX2126RV
    6722
    Take a chance and learn all about this mysterious city and country.
    See the home of Alexander Pushkin, the Moscow Subway, The Bolshoi, numerous statues and monuments, one of the
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    AleFerC19
    20
    Great Experience
    Our family loved our private tour of Moscow city . Our guide was friendly, knowledgeable and was able to
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    ckasai
    Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
    50
    Outstanding tour guide
    Our tour guide, Katherine, is very knowledgeable and informational. She took us to a Georgian restaurant and
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    WVantraveller
    Vancouver, Canada
    8030
    It’s a good tour
    We have our private guide so you can discuss the itinerary and make your own plan for the day. We walked and
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    wahunt
    Acworth, Georgia
    10040
    Wonderful 3-day Introduction to Moscow
    This was my first time to Moscow, and I couldn't have had a better guide than Alex to show me around. During this
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    Mehul2804
    Noida, India
    80
    Moscow is a very beautiful city and had lot of places to see.
    Moscow is a beautiful city, though it does suffer from the impact of modernisation. We spent 4 days there and
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    Lucaipiranga
    Foshan, China
    312
    Knowledge about Russian craft
    Anna was my guide, very nice, kind, and patient to explain how the crafts are made and where come from. The visit
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    jjjrussia
    30
    walking Tour with Svetlana
    Our guide, Svetlana, picked the two of us up at our hotel and we discussed the day. We customized our tour by
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    MamaM1500
    20
    Seven Sisters Tour
    I did the tour with Sveta. She explained everything so well. Her knowledge is legendary. Thoroughly enjoyed seeing
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    JohanLundborg
    Haninge, Sweden
    325
    The best!
    We had a great tour with Zhenya. She was very professional and gave an informational tour. I advise every first
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