Weekend in Moscow 3 days / 2 nights
Tours and excursions, calculated up to the minute
Tour program Weekend in Moscow
Day 1. Bus for 4 hours+transfer from the airport (railway station)
Arrival to Moscow. Meeting with the guide in the airport or at the railway station. Boarding the bus.
City tour around Moscow, during which the tourist will see: Square of three railway stations – railway gates of Moscow, all the Stalin’s skyscrapers, Lubyanskaya square and the FBI building, the Kremlin from different sides, the Bolotnaya square, Temple of Christ the Savior (the exit), the Novodevichiy monastery (the exit), auto-underground bridge, Sparrow Hills, Mosfilm, Poklonaya mountain, the Triumph Arch, Moscow business district “Moscow-city”, Kutuzovsky Avenue, the parliament of the Russian
Federation in Moscow, Tverskaya street and the monument to the founder of Moscow – Uriy Dolgorukiy, Manezhnaya square, the Bolshoi theatre.
Transfer to hotel, check-in, free time.
Dinner in the hotel. Rest.
Day 2. Bus for 8 hours.
Breakfast I the hotel. Meeting with guide at the reception. Boarding on bus. Transfer to the centre.
Walk excursion around Red Square and Aleksandrovsky garden with visiting the mausoleum – V.I. Lenin (mausoleum is opened every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday from 10 to 13). The tourists will find themselves in the heart of the capital of Russia-Red Square – square of Victory, the Revolution square, Aleksandrovsky garden. Sightseeing: eternal light and the tomb of the unknown soldier with the honor guard change, alley of cities – hero cities and the cities of military glory, Romanovsky monument, patriarch Germogen monument, Alexander the 1st monument, monument to G.K. Zhukov, the hotels “Moscow” and “National”, Manege square and the Neglinka river, Historical museum and Voskresnenskiye gates, GUM and the Kazan cathedral, Spas tower, Vasiliy Blazheny cathedral and Vasilievsky spusk.
Excursion to the Moscow Kremlin. “ the Kremlin territory + one of the cathedrals”: Ivan the Great bell tower, the Tsar Bell, the Tsar Canon, big Kremlin palace, Sobornaya square, Uspenskiy cathedral, Arkhangelskiy cathedral, Blagoveschensky cathedral, Patriarshy palace.
Excursion to Armory Museum, here you will see old state’s regalia, the collection of the ambassadorial gifts, tsar’s parade garment, Russian Orthodox Church hierarchy garment, famous Faberge Eggs and unique works of decorative art.
Excursion around the exhibition: “diamond Fund”. The museum of the expensive jewelry displays in Russia is a collection of gems and pieces of jewelry, and also gold and platinum nuggets. It was founded by Peter the Great as a depository of state regalia, medals, parade of jewelries. It was expanded during the reign of Russian Empresses Elizabeth and Ekaterina the 2nd. The biggest part of the diamonds which is displayed here was obtained during their reign. (Excursion is given by the guide of the Diamond Fund only in Russian (for the interpretation)
Transfer to the hotel. Free time.
Dinner in the hotel. Rest.
Day 3. Walking day + transfer to the airport (to the railway station)
Breakfast in the hotel. Check-out. Things are left in the luggage office of the hotel. Meeting with the guide at the reception.
Excursion in the Izmailovo Kremlin. The Kremlin in Izmailovo – cultural and entertaining complex. On this territory everyone will find his corner.
Here you can walk around the department stores of Vernisazh and buy some traditional Russian souvenirs.
Excursion program to “Russian podvoriye” – is a trip to the Russian old times. The guests are met by the guide in the national Russian clothes and leads them to the central square. The guide will tell you important historical events connected with the Izmailovo estate; you will see the history of the great country, the events of which have the impact on the architectural image of the Kremlin in Izmailovo.
The museum of vodka has the collection, which reflects 500 years history of this Old Russian drink. Here you will see more than 600 kinds of vodka, old recipes of 18 century, historical documents and the collection of the vodka bottles. The vodka museum is also interesting with the unique machine for producing spirit of 15 century. At the end of the excursion the guests will be able to try a shot of vodka with a salted cucumber.
The public house or pub with the interior of 19 century is in unity with the museum of vodka. In the wine card the pub has a huge choice of rare and original kinds of vodka – traditional Russian drink. And of course here you can try traditional Russian snacks: pancakes with caviar, salted cucumbers and mushrooms, homemade piroshky.
Lunch in the pub of Russian food.
Returning to the hotel. Boarding on bus. Transfer to the airport (railway station)
Please, pay attention that the program can be changed according to your requests and can be expanded with the other museums and excursion objects of Moscow, the cities of Russia golden ring, other historical objects and museums.
The cost of the 3 day trip per pax in the group:
In the cost of the tour included:
- 2 days of living in the hotel. Check- in from 14.00, check- out before 12.00;
- Eating: breakfasts and dinners at the hotel, lunch in the pub
- Excursion service en route, the tickets to the museums included;
- Bus en route
- The guide-interpreter works with the group for the whole trip (any language)
- Transfer to\from the airport\railway station
- Transportation by the public transport (bus, trolleybus, underground to\from the airport);
- Luggage office in the hotel\railway station;
- Optional tours: excursion on the Moscow-river (750 rub)
- Excess payment for the single room in the hotel:
- “Izmailovo. Gamma 3*: – 1900 rub\per pax (night)
- “Izmailovo. Delta” (4*) – 2300 rub per pax (night)
- Tickets to theatres, circus, other performances;
- Lunch in the café or at the restaurant in the city (from 700 rub)
For the detailed cost, please, give the next information:
- Number of the tourist in the group. How many accompanying persons should be included.
- Duration of the trip days\nights.
- Only Chinese speaking guide or can be English speaking guide
- Include accommodation in another hotel. If yes, how many *, double or single room.
- What variant of the 3rd day you want
- Whether to include eating. Lunch\lunch +dinner. If it is necessary to make buffet style in the restaurant (e.g. “Grabli”) or ala card (on the menu). What cuisine you want.
Ask any questions on the tours to the manager of the foreign tourists’ admission in Russia +79277764777
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