Embark on a 2.5-hour free walking tour of the capital of Russia and discover its top sights, including the Red Square, Saint Basil’s Cathedral, the impregnable Kremlin complex, among many others!
Meet your guide at 12pm in front of the striking Christ the Saviour Cathedral and set off on a free walking tour of the historic center of Moscow.
Follow your guide and admire the Monument to Peter the Great and then see the Russian State Library, which was founded in 1862 as the national library of Russia and accommodates more than 43 million items.
Head to the Alexander Garden, one of the first urban parks in Moscow. Walk into the legendary Red Square and discover the fascinating Saint Basil’s Cathedral. According to a legend, Ivan the Terrible blinded the architect of this masterpiece, so that he would never reproduce the beautiful domes on any other building.
Follow your guide to the west of the square, where you’ll see the imposing Moscow Kremlin, which currently serves as the official residence of the President of Russia. Then, admire Lenin’s Mausoleum. Other important historic figures are buried at the feet of the Kremlin such as, Stalin and Yuri Gagarin, a Soviet cosmonaut. Next, head to the State Department Store (GUM), one of Moscow’s largest shopping malls.
The free tour will come to an end at the Red Square at around 2:30pm.
- If you’re traveling with over 6 people, please book a private tour. Groups of over 6 people will not be allowed to participate in the Moscow Free Walking Tour.
- Minors must always be accompanied by an adult. Each adult can be accompanied by a maximum of three adolescents or children.
Free tours do not have a fixed price, rather each person offers the guide the amount they consider appropriate, depending on their level of satisfaction.
2 hours 30 minutes.
The tour is exclusively in English.
Expert English speaking guide.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
If there are still places available, you can book until the previous day (local time in Moscow).
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
In front of Christ the Saviour Cathedral (Ulitsa Volkhonka, 15)
If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation in the control panel, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.