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The Kremlin & Cathedrals Private Tour (with roundtrip transfer) (3 hours)

The Moscow Kremlin, often referred to as the heart of the Russian capital, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit Cathedral Square jewels, admire the sheer size of coronation and burial churches of powerful rulers, and marvel at the breathtaking interiors under golden cupolas of Orthodox basilicas.

The word kremlin simply means fortress in Russian, and originally every town in the country had 1. Today the expression is synonymous with the mighty Moscow Kremlin. The vast complex is the official presidential residence and the main seat of the Russian Orthodox Church. An expert guide shares enthralling information about the city's remarkable history and culture as you explore 3 main temples.

The Dormition Cathedral is the oldest in the entire country. All Russian monarchs between the 16th and 19th century were crowned within these walls. The gilded onion domes and the astonishing iconostasis in the Cathedral of Annunciation take your breath away. The Cathedral of the Archangel is the necropolis of several princes and tsars. You also visit the burial vault of Ivan the Terrible. See the 22 foot (6.6 m) wide and 20 foot (6.1 m) tall Tsar Bell, the largest bell in the world, as well as the gigantic Tsar Cannon—a perfect end to this fascinating and informative tour.

  • Fine art & heritage at the mighty Moscow Kremlin

  • Coronation site of the country's powerful monarchs

  • Jaw-dropping beauty of Orthodox iconostasis

  • The burial vault of Tsar Ivan the Terrible

  • Gigantic proportions of the Tsar Bell & Tsar Cannon

Language: English, Spanish  

Type: Private Tour
Duration: 3 hours
Departure time: 10:00 AM, 02:00 PM

Important info

Price includes
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off

  • Private roundtrip transportation (Comfortable car/minivan with A/C) from your centrally located Moscow hotel
  • Professional English or Spanish-speaking guide assistance. Other languages upon request (additional charge may apply)
  • Guided tour of the Kremlin Grounds
Not included
  • Food / drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities to guide/driver (optional)
Departure and Return

Departure and return point: your centrally located Moscow hotel

Departure time: flexible, contact us to confirm your preferred start time

Sights included in program

Moscow : The Kremlin
The Moscow Kremlin, the beautiful and ancient ensemble stands high on the hill towering over the left bank of the Moskva river. The Kremlin has always been perceived as a symbol of power and might of the Russian state, the national idea expressed in stone. It is the oldest part of the city, its political, historic and cultural centre, and the seat of the country's highest bodies of power. The Kremlin contains unique specimens of Russian metal cas... Read more
Moscow : Red Square
The famous Red Square is located in the heart of Moscow. Of course, no trip to Russia would be complete without a visit to Red Square, perhaps Russia's most well known place, and possibly the most famous city square in the world. It is Russia’s most recognizable landmark and is usually tourists first stop in Moscow. It is surrounded by Saint Basil’s Cathedral, the State History Museum, Lenin’s Mausoleum and the Kremlin. Visitors... Read more
The Cathedral square came into being as early as the C14th, when the first stone churches were built here. At its northern end the square is framed by the massive golden dome of Assumption Cathedral, almost filling one end of the square. The space under its huge portal is filled by the image of the Holy Virgin surround by Archangels. Adjacent to Assumption Cathedral are the Patriarch's Chambers, with their pedestrian arches and Church of The... Read more
The largest bell in the world lies on a pedestal located on the grounds of Moscow’s Kremlin. Cast in 1735 at the request of Empress Anna Ioanovna, a niece of Peter the Great, the great bell has suffered a long series of misfortunes. Read more
The Tsar Cannon actually deserves its pompous name—it is the biggest cannon in the world. This piece of royal artillery was built to defend the Kremlin, and it has been located there for more than four hundred years. There are rumors that the cannon has never been fired, but this is not true. Read more

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Our flexible payment options allow you to pay 20% of a deposit first and the remaining 80% in 14 days prior to your tour date - payment can be done both online or over the phone. This gives you the peace of mind knowing your spaces are booked on the tours and that you do not miss out on making the most of your time in Russia.

Also you get 8% discount and get the best, top-rated and most experienced and knowledgeable hand-picked tour guide appointed on a priority basis.
In our experience, exceptional travel experiences are almost always delivered by exceptional people. With that in mind, we utilize a comprehensive approach to select and employ the best tour guides only. Multilingual and well travelled, each possesses deep insight into the diverse attractions and cultural patterns throughout the region. With us guides undergo a rigorous selection process, achieving outstanding knowledge of local culture and language. Rest assured that the best tour guides only will be working on the tours to give you excellent opportunity to explore the best of the sights during both short and long-term stay in Russia.

Once you complete your reservation, we will send you a booking confirmation email. As the day of the tour approaches, our logistics team will provide you with all relevant information for your tour.

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