Top 10 New Moscow Tours
Here are the most interesting tours to take this season in Moscow including Bunker 42, the Moscow River disco tour and more!
Bunker-42 Tour and Cold War Museum
Welcome to the secret nuclear bunker in the city centre! The tour takes you 18 floors underground, either via an elevator or stairs. The hands-on tour gives you the opportunity to try on old Soviet military uniforms and even play with the AK-47s that are on display. The guided tour will take you 65 m (213 ft) beneath Moscow, through secured tunnels and KGB rooms. See models of weapons and communications equipment of the USSR Armed Forces.The highlights of the tour are a simulated missile launching and a bomb detonation.
For thrill-seekers, this tour will be a fascinating and engaging trip back in time!
Price 4,417 roubles
Moscow River Cruise
Moscow’s water transport will start operating on May 1. Enjoy the celebration on a cruise with dinner and disco. See the monuments of Moscow illuminated for the night. Marvel at landmark attractions such as Gorky Park to the sound of the hits from the ’80s and ’90s.
Cruise past iconic monuments, such as the Moscow State University, and the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Novodevichy Convent. Pass the magnificent Kievsky Rail Terminal on the Square of Europe, and admire the Luzhniki Stadium in the Luzhniki Olympic Complex.
Board at the pier on Tarasa Shevchenko embankment.
The tour will start at 7.30 pm. Entrance ticket is 2,986 roubles.
Moscow City: Pub Crawl
Guided by an English-speaking pub crawling expert, move from one bar to another, get to know travelers from all over the world, play fun games and contests in addition to getting perks and welcome drinks in the bars. Each time the routes are designed to visit the most exciting events: parties, concerts or dancing on the bars.
Downstairs on the middle of the platform at metro station Chistiye Prudy or Chekhovskaya.
Price 1,964 roubles
Moscow Metro 2-Hour Tour
Ride the Moscow Metro with a guide, and discover some of the most spectacular art located underground. Learn the history of Russia and the former USSR through its underground art.
Meet next to the fountain in front of the Bolshoi Theater (Teatralnaya ploshchad 1)
Fee: 1,200 roubles
The Highest Observation Deck in Europe: Public Days
The highest observation deck in Europe Panorama360 opened at the “Federation:Vostok” tower in the Moscow city region. The 89th floor of Moscow City Federation Tower offers amazing views. It’s the best viewpoint of Moscow with the 360 look-up angle.
It is strongly advised not to visit the venue on the weekend due to queues!
PANORAMA360 has no comparison in the world. – It encompasses the highest altitude «Chistaya Liniya» ice cream factory in the world, Moscow History light show, 3D projection exhibition of Moscow City skyscrapers, different interactive languages Interactive Guide and even an eco-restaurant.
Price 800 roubles.
Moscow: Guided Night Tour
This walking tour starts near the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, the largest church in Russia and then you will reach the heart of Moscow.
The tour will also include the most famous new city sight – the “Zaryadye” central park steps from Red Square and the Kremlin. Then you will walk along the Moskva River embankments, where you may see one of Stalin’s ‘Sister Skyscrapers’ and one of the fanciest Moscow neighborhoods – Kuznetsky Most.
Meeting point – Your guide will be waiting for you near the Cathedral of Christ the Savior with a big white “follow locals” flag.
Kremlin: Entry Tickets+2 Hour Tour
Take your chance to visit the legendary Kremlin, the symbol of Russian statehood. In 2 hours, explore an ancient fortress that was home to Russian tsars and communist leaders. Learn the story behind the buildings that have witnessed 900 years of Russian history. Price 4049 roubles.
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Moscow Food Tour
Sample local dishes on a 3-hour food and walking tour through Moscow. Led by a local guide, stroll through the city’s historic streets, tasting local Moscow specialties.
You will try a classic local breakfast tasting, than you will continue with abundant market tastings, will visit the oldest monastery in Moscow (XIV century) and try something there and will finish with lunch at a trendy local dumplings cafe and Moscow-style coffee. Step off the beaten track and enjoy a unique experience that will awaken your senses!
Enjoy a 3-hour food walk in Moscow
Benefit from an all-inclusive tour with lunch
Try up to 15 different tastings
Explore the local streets and Moscow’s oldest monastery with an experienced guide
Price 3862 roubles