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Private Tour of Communist Moscow: Hidden pages of USSR provided by U Visit Russia

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 15/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 15/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Discover hidden remnants of the Soviet communist regime on this 2-hour historical tour of Moscow, capital of the Soviet Empire for more than 70 years. With an informative local guide, you’ll learn all about the history of the Soviet Union, from the 1917 Great Socialist Revolution to Perestroika, and see important landmarks of the Soviet era, such as the former KGB headquarters and Revolution Square. • Explore important landmarks of Soviet-era communist Moscow on a guided walking tour • Learn about the city’s political history, from the revolution to the end of the Cold War • Walk past monuments, memorials and museums from Lubyanka Square • See Revolution Square and the former headquarters of the KGB • Discover the hidden pages of the Soviet history from the Great October Revolution to Perestroika, from Lenin to Gorbachev • Learn more about Stalin regime, The GULAG system, Secret KGB prison and how people lived in the Soviet Union
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Lubyanka Square
    Moscow, Russia, 101000
    Departure point: Lubyanka Square, Solovetsky Stone memorial
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  • 1
    Solovetskiy Stone
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 2
    Lubyanka Square
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 3
    Revolution Square (Ploshchad Revolutsii)
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 4
    Bolshoi Theatre
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    The State Central Museum of Contemporary History of Russia
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 6
    State Museum of GULAG's History
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 7
    Tverskaya Street (Ulitsa)
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 8
    Gastronomia Eliseevsky
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 9
    Pushkin Square
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    Pushkinskaya ploschad
    Pushkinskaya ploschad, Moskva, Russia, 127006
    Return details: Tour concludes at Pushkinskaya Square
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Important Information
Departure Point
Lubyanka Square, Moscow, Russia, 101000
Duration
2h
Return Details
Pushkinskaya ploschad, Moskva, Russia, 127006
Inclusions
  • Professional English-speaking guide assistance. Other languages upon request
Exclusions
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Transport
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Entry/Admission - Bolshoi Theatre
  • Entry/Admission - The State Central Museum of Contemporary History of Russia
  • Entry/Admission - State Museum of GULAG's History
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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