Bolshoi Theater Historical Tour

Mini group
2 h.
Group size up to 9 persons
Full refund for cancellations up to 48 hours
Большой театр – столица русского балета и оперных постановок. Здесь впервые представлялись мировые шедевры, отсюда выпускались звезды русского балета. В труппе Большого мечтают оказаться все талантливые люди, от юной танцовщицы до взрослого концертмейстера. И если они только желают попасть за кулисы Большого, то мы дарим вам уникальный шанс прикоснуться к занавесу знаменитых театральных помостов гораздо раньше них.
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18700 ₽
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Full refund for cancellations up to 48 hours
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Discover one of the most famous and beautiful theater in the world! It’s impossible to imagine Moscow without the Red Square, the Kremlin and... Bolshoi Theatre! It has become a hallmark of Moscow pretty much like St. Basil’s Cathedral.

On our tour you will explore:

How The famous Russian ballet school has been created within the walls of Bolshoi.
About world-famous Russian ballets and operas like "The Nutcracker", "Swan Lake" or "Eugene Onegin"
About history of Bolshoi Theatre, which was founded almost 250 years ago and was the biggest opera house in Europe at that times

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Bolshoi Theater
Offer for 1 person
18700 ₽
per person
Offer for 2 persons
11200 ₽
per person
Offer for 3 persons
7400 ₽
per person
Offer for 4 persons
3380 ₽
per person
Offer for group of 5-9 persons
4500 ₽
per person
For any payment method you must book a ticket through the booking form below and receive confirmation by e-mail and (or) SMS.
What is included in activity

• Entry ticket
• Professional guide
• Transfer

What is not included

• Personal expenses

Activity schedule

Every day

What places will you see

The famous main hall of the Bolshoi Theater, one of the largest theater halls in the world
The Government and the Imperial Pews, where Russian Emperors used to sit (now it is reserved for Mr. President)
Richly decorated Small and Grand Imperial Foyer
Museum of the Bolshoi Theatre

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You can book tour up to 36 hours in advance.
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How long your tour will be
2 h.
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What happens after the payment?
After the advance payment you will receive a letter with an electronic ticket comprising information about the tour: the date, time and venue, tips how to find your guide, his phone number and email address. At the same moment the guide receives a notification that you have booked his tour - the date and time of the meeting, the number of people, your name and phone number.
How many days before the tour you need to book it?
We recommend to make booking in advance as soon as the guide confirm exact day. In case you will need to change the date it is possible without extra expenditures.
What does it mean "to book” a tour?
The “booking” is a confirmation of your participation. On a confirmation of participation in the excursion is a prepayment of the ticket’s price.
Can I pay for a tour on the spot?
We work on prepayment basis. It can be produced online through the website.
Do I get back money for the cancelled tour?
It depends on the case. You can read about our refund policy here (
How to get money for the cancelled tour?
Write a letter on with the subject "Refund for a cancelled tour". You should specify in it: name and surname of the person to which you have a reservation, tour dates and its name, the name of the guide. We will let you know how to get money.
Do you return money if rooftour was cancelled because of the rain/snow/wind?
How to cancel a tour?
You should call your tour guide and warn him. Write a letter on hi@sputnik8.comwith the subject "To cancel the tour".