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Red Square is a city square in Moscow, Russia. The buildings surrounding the Square are all significant: Nearby to the South is the elaborate brightly domed Saint Basil's Cathedral and the palaces and cathedrals of the Kremlin, Lenin's Mausoleum. On...more
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Krasnaya ploshchad, Moscow 109012, Russia
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So huge So many beautiful buildings & lots going on especially in December Wrap up warm as gets v icy & wind blows across its vast spaces St Basils is there & GUM pls many other beautiful buildings, cafes, shops etc

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sufu13
Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful and powerful place, during winter holidays, must visit, lots of truly Russian entertainments. absolutely enjoyed staying there. If I will have a chance to experience this *winter fairytale* one more time, definitely will take this opportunity.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Eli_Eli_007
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic to visit close to Christmas. Red Square is a center of activities for both tourists as well Moscovits. The atmosphere is friendly and service oriented. I heard many times : Welcome, Welcome...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PjotrKemper
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fantastic place to see. Offers you many things to visit. Good place to walk around and buy souvenirs and eat.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nonamir
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Solo trip in Moscow was awesome and impressed. Luckily to stay the hotel where was very near Red Sqaure, just few minutes walk.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 0707babieannabelle
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing place at night. It gets dark early here in the Winter, and the Square and the surrounding area were dazzling with lights, colors and the buzz and upbeat crowds. Do not visit Moscow without taking the time to walk as much of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank istanman
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must see when in Moscow. I was in december, the christmas market there is cute. Definately worth a visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rogierd823
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not execeptional, but very interesting ans what you can't miss in your trip to Moscow. Another of the iconic places in the world.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank soaresss
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is the scale of the place that compels plus the odd synchronicity between GUM on one side, the Kremlin and Lenin’s tomb on the other and St Basil’s looking on. Immensely impressive, redolent of so much and echoing memories, either real or summoned up....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank louislachlan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited in Dec, and was the first time in Moscow.it was beautiful. There was Christmas markets and ice skating rink on the square, it was really beautiful. All the shops looked pretty, with all the new years trees. A very nice time to visit. Pleased...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from elenabukina | Reviewed this property |
Russia is the comfortable country in the social plan. As well as any other country of Europe. In Moscow everything is equipped for tourists with children. Come, at us it is very beautiful! Weather in Moscow in the Christmas... More
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Response from simonh1986aus | Reviewed this property |
I would visit it any time but I did in the summer and it's fine, of course wear summer clothes
3 August 2018|
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Response from Bill R | Reviewed this property |
Warmer weather is most likely encountered between May and September with the weather getting warmer towards the middle (July) then cooler towards the end of this period. Of course, there is always the odd “hot” or “Cold... More