Moscow Metro and "7 Sisters" (Stalin's Skyscrapers)

Go beneath the streets on this tour of spectacular and mind-bending Moscow Metro! Be awed by the architecture, spot the propaganda, and listen to the Soviet stories from a local in the know. Finish it all above ground, looking up to Stalin’s skyscrapers and get the inside scoop on what was going on behind those walls.
Olga
Group
Duration: 3 hours
Group size up to 12 persons
Venue: Karl Marks Monument at Revolution Square
English
Full refund for cancellations up to 48 hours
You can get the full amount back when paying online

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:
— Explore the spectacular stations of Moscow Metro, one of the most beautiful underground systems in the world;
— Listen to the personal stories told by a local guide about Soviet Russia
Sample a traditional Russian snack;
— Chat with your local tour guide, who will give you an insight into a Soviet common person’s life;
— See Stalin’s Seven Sisters and listen to the legends of what was going on behind the walls.

ROUTE DESCRIPTION:
During this excursion you will get to know the story of Moscow extreems — how metro has been built, first time something was built so deeply underground; and how first really tall buildings were built, Stalin's skyscrapers.

Moscow metro — palace underground, see it with your own eyes!
Get to know stories, behind: how it was build? when did it start? why metro was closed for one day? how did it help during war times? how is it functioning nowadays? And of course discover the wonderful architecture of gorgeous stations of blue, red, green and ring lines.

Combine this "underground" adventure with visiting 3 out of 7 famous sisters, Stalin's skyscrapers. Admire their beauty, terrifying stories and lagends around them. And even enjoy one of the skyscrapers from inside!

In the end of the tour relax in a warm atmosphere of local cafe having a Russian pie and a tea in a company of our friendly guide.

Olga
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Entrepreneur
2900 ₽
per person
Full refund for cancellations up to 48 hours
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Price
Regular ticket
2900 ₽
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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

• Local English-speaking guide
• Russian pie and tea.

What is not included

• Additional food and drinks
• tickets for public transport
• souvenirs and items of a personal nature
• tips/gratuities for the guide

Activity schedule

Daily at 10AM

What places will you see

• most gorgeous stations of Moscow underground
• three of Stalin's Skyscrapers
• local cafe for a Russian pie and tea

Activity book period
You can book tour up to 15 hours in advance.
Languages in what activity is performed
English
Directions to meet your guide

Karl Marks Monument at Revolution Square

How long your tour will be
3 h.
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Reviews by travellers
BliniReizen
about 7 years ago
Blini Reizen is a Dutch touroperator who offers trips to the former Soviet-Union. We always advise our clients to book excursions with a local guide: to view the country and it's people with different eyes and to get information they otherwise wouldn't get to know (easy). Two of our travellers (2 sisters, who had a special reason to visit Moscow), found Olga’s tours at this website and decided to book 4 of them through our agency. They were happy with both the tours and the guide, I quote: "t...
PV
about 7 years ago
My sister and me visited Moscow for a few days and decided to book this tour with Sputnik. We were not really sure what to expect, but it turned out to be fantastic! Olga is a very good, dedicated and enthusiastic guide with a lot of knowledge of Moscow. Olga tells much more than just the regular stories. Also her english is excellent! Besides this tour, we also booked the "modern art" - and Kremlin tour. Again, guided by Olga! We had a great time!
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