Moscow Explorer

from€319
for 3 nights

Enjoy 3 nights in the enigmatic and mysterious Russian capital, Moscow, with a city tour included and options for extra tours available.

What's Included
  • Accommodation based on two persons sharing a twin room: 3 nights Moscow – 4 star Novotel Moscow Centre
  • Hotel, standard room
  • Breakfast daily
  • Transfers: arrival and departure in Moscow
  • Sightseeing programme with English-speaking guide
  • Entrances: Moscow – Muzeon Park of Arts, Lenin’s Mausoleum*
  • Visa support letter for duration of tour
  • 24-hour emergency contact

* Lenin’s Tomb may be closed without notice

During any season, at any hour of the day, Moscow thrills visitors with its artistry, history and majesty, with stunning sites familar from your favourite spy movies! Our fabulous city tour will take you to Red Square, the Kremlin, Sparrow Hills, Bolshoi Theatre, Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, Victory Park, Novodevichy Convent, the White House, and more, and introduce you to the famous Moscow streets.

Flights are not included in this price and we can add them to your package – please contact us for details.

Upgrade Options
Optional tours (must be pre-booked; not available locally):
Day 3 - Moscow (10.00 – 16.00)
Tour of the Kremlin territory & Armoury chamber
Tour of Metro Stations, with visit to Danilovsky Market
Includes transportation and guide €170 pp

Day 4 - Moscow (08.30 – 14.00)
Champagne breakfast at Hotel Metropol Tour of Bolshoi Theatre €190 pp
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Agent
Eleanor M
Eleanor M
Booking Remarks
Flights are not included in this price. Contact us for flight options.
Deposit required at time of booking. Full payment due 16 weeks before holiday start date.
Prices based on 2 sharing
Single supplement €160
Russian Visa is not included and must be obtained for Irish Passport holders

Itinerary
Day 1

Moscow, Russia

Upon arrival in Moscow, you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel to check in for 3 nights. 4 star Novotel Moscow Centre Hotel* (or similar). Evening at leisure. Check in from 14.00 hrs.

Day 2

Moscow, Russia

10.00 hrs: After breakfast, our English-speaking tour guide will meet you at reception for an orientation tour of the city using private transportation. You will see some of the famous landmarks and places to which you may return at your leisure. The tour sights include Red Square, the Kremlin, Sparrow Hills, Bolshoi Theatre, Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, Victory Park, Novodevichy Convent, the White House and the famous Moscow streets. Free time is included for a short lunch break (lunch not included). In the city centre, you may see the changing of the guard at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier and queue to see Lenin’s Mausoleum* You will also visit the Muzeon Park of Arts (formerly Fallen Monuments Park), filled with iconic monument relics from the Soviet era. Our tour concludes at around 15.00hrs at the hotel or you may stay in the city and make your own way back to the hotel. Highlights today. Muzeon Park of Arts, Changing of the Guard, Lenin’s Mausoleum* Evening at leisure. n.b.*Lenin’s Tomb may be closed without notice.

Day 3

Moscow, Russia

Day at leisure

OR

Optional tour of the Moscow Kremlin, Armoury Chamber and Metro Station tour. (Not included in price) After breakfast, your guide will meet you in reception to take you to the most famous landmark of the city, the magnificent Kremlin. Within the territory is the fascinating Armoury Chamber- your guide will include a visit to this spectacular collection of costumes, silver and arms amongst a vast treasure trove of exhibits. Our tour continues to the Danilovsky food market, the oldest trading place in Moscow, where a vast range of food products are available. It is also a great spot for lunch, with a diverse range of regional dishes available (not included). The tour concludes with a visit to some of the spectacular underground metro stations of Moscow, known as the ‘Palaces of the People’ when they were first built. You will be amazed at the beautiful sculptures, bronzes, mosaics and crystal chandeliers. We return to the hotel (by metro) at around 16.00, or you may stay in the city for further exploration and make your own way back to the hotel. Highlights included in optional tour: Kremlin, Armoury museum, Moscow Metro, Danilovsky Market Evening at leisure.

Day 4

Moscow, Russia

After breakfast at your hotel, check out by 12.00 am
OR
Optional tour of the Bolshoi Theatre with breakfast at the Metropol Hotel (not included) 08.30 hrs: Check-out, leave your luggage in the left-luggage room, and depart the hotel for the famous historic Metropol Hotel where you will enjoy a sumptuous buffet breakfast, including champagne and caviar in the beautiful Metropol Restaurant. If you haven’t read it yet, you must read ‘A gentleman in Moscow’! After breakfast, a short walk to the Bolshoi Theatre for a one-hour guided tour, including the recently restored 19th century interiors and a view of the main stage from the royal box. If you are lucky there may be scenery installation or even a rehearsal in progress. After some free time in the city centre, return to the hotel with your guide to collect the other members of your group before transferring to the railway station. (If all group members take the optional tour then you will leave the hotel with your luggage in the morning.) Highlights included in optional tour: Champagne breakfast, Bolshoi theatre tour.

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