Visit one of the most iconic monuments of Russia with this fantastic guided tour of St. Basil's Cathedral. You'll discover its history and tour its galleries. Plus, you'll skip the queues!
Saint Basil's Cathedral Guided Tour
At 4:30 pm, we will all meet up in the courtyard of the cathedral to begin this guided tour of the famous St. Basil's Cathedral, one of Russia's most famous monuments.
Officially known as the Cathedral of the Intercession of the Most Holy Theotokos on the Moat, this imposing religious building has become one of the country's most iconic images.
We will enter this important shrine and learn all about its fascinating history. Who was Ivan the Terrible and what is his relationship with the Cathedral? Who was the architect who designed this work? These and many other curiosities will be revealed during the tour!
For an hour and a half, we will enjoy the interiors of the galleries and chapels and admire their beautiful decoration and hear their history.
We will finish the guided tour at the exit of St. Basil's Cathedral at 6 pm.
All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protective material and safety to help avoid the spread of Covid-19.
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Tour in English
Children under 17 years oldFree
1 hour 30 minutes.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English.
English speaking guide.
track entry to San Basilio Cathedral.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
We will send you a voucher that you can show on your phone to take part in 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.
Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?
A - This activity requires a minimum of 2 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).
San Basilio Cathedral.