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Address: Moscow 119048, Russia
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Riding the city's underground subway system is a sightseeing tour in itself...

Riding the city's underground subway system is a sightseeing tour in itself with huge, vaulted, marble-columned stations - some with ornate mosaics and splendid stained glass - designed and decorated by famous Russian architects and sculptors.

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Moscow Metro Tour
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Moscow Metro Underground Small Group Tour
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Architecture Tour of Moscow's Metro and Kolomensoye Estate

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Have map, can travel easily

The Moscow Metro is very easy to navigate --- even if you don't read Russian, if you just bring a map with you and pay attention to the stops you'll have no difficulty. If you... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

The Moscow Metro is very easy to navigate --- even if you don't read Russian, if you just bring a map with you and pay attention to the stops you'll have no difficulty. If you have time, I'd recommend just riding the train and getting off at various stops just to see the amazingly beautiful depots. They are unlike anything... More 

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Swindon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

I never miss the opportunity to see more stations. It's a must see if you visiting Moscow. Although the station names are all in Russian. Each line is colored and numbered. It's cheap and efficient and safe. Cost about 50pence per ride. Just go to ticket office. Say 1, 2,3,4 fingers to buy each journey I recommend you take the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The first day when we arrived at Moscow metro, we felt really intimidated by the lack of English words. After the first ride, we felt that the language barrier did make understanding the capital a little harder, it actually brought us to a new level of learning. I was wrong to assume that the map I printed online is sufficient.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's a pretty magnificent place to see. I'm from NY and the subways are a gutter compared to this. It's known for its famed chandeliers and marble floors and its efficiency. Definitely worth the visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

used the metro in Moscow in February, metro and the buildings are comfortable warm, transportation is cheap and efficient. Definitely something to experience in Moscow

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very well functioning metro. Easy to get around and takes no time. It's an amazing metro, and beautiful decorations. But would be a big plus if they had more English signs for tourists.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

i was blown away by this underground system. Not only is it highly efficient , trains every few minutes, plenty of information and spotless. But the point that sticks out most are the beautiful Metro stations. words cannot describe them, they are like cathedrals and palaces underground. They are a must see while in Moscow.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you ever get the chance to visit Moscow, don't forget to spend some enough time in the people's palace! Yes, that's what they rightfully call Moscow's Metro and without doubt, some of the stations on this people's palace are the most beautiful and glorious metro stations you have ever seen in your life! In some of these stations, you... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The best and wonderful experience. Escalators, Wah!!!! The feel: Just awesome.... Liked the ride by Metro to Red Square.

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Everyone knows that when we are talking about Russia there is a underground palace which is called metro. Here are a few wonderful stations to check: 1) Mayakovskaya (line 2) 2) Ploschad' Revoluzii (line 3) 3) Arbatskaya (line 3) 4) Kievskkaya (line 3, 5) 5) Komsomolskaya (line 5) Good luck dear travellers :)

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