Tour of the historical center of Moscow
We start the walk through the historical center from Red Square. Once it was the center of political and public life of Old Moscow. It attracted a lot of people of different estates and titles.Here they found out the latest news.
In the old times the square was called Torg (slavic -for market place). Just in the second part of the 17 century it was named Red - beauitiful. The dominant of Red Square- the Masoleum .It was built to preserve Lenin's body.On the site of the Upper Trading Rows is the Gum building, The decoration of the Red Square is the Cathedral of the Intercession of the Mother of God or St. Basil. From St. Basil's Cathedral along the Big Moskvoretsky Bridge, we descend to Bolotnaya Square. It is a quiet picturesque place.
On the Bolotnaya Square there is a sculptural composition of M. Shemyakin - “Children are the victims of adult vices”, a monument to the artist Ilya Repin, a fountain, Luzhkov Bridge, it is also called the “Newlyweds Bridge”, which connects the banks of the Drainage Canal. On the channel - dancing fountains. From Bolotnaya Square we get to Bersenevskaya Embankment, along the embankment is located the only, almost completely preserved Moscow city estate of the XYII century - the Chambers of Averky Kirillov. On the Patriarchal Bridge we go out to the Temple of Jesys Christ the Savior and along Volkhonka we find ourselves in the Alexander Garden. Duration of the excursion in the historical center of Moscow - 3 hours. During the excursion in the downtown of the city you will see: Red Square, the walls of the Kremlin, you will see the historical monuments that are located in its vicinity.
|The downtown of Moscow.|
|Duration of the tour||3 hours|
|Number of people||1-30 people|
|The cost of the tour||7 000 rubles|
|Ticket for students and pensioners||free|
|Ticket for child/school student (under 16)||free|