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Soviet Moscow Tour - Urban legends

If you are looking for a comprehensive overview of Moscow’s Soviet history, choose this private 5-hour sightseeing tour.

People come to see Moscow as the capital of Russia and the former capital of USSR. It has a lot of attractions giving you special feeling of old Soviet times and creepy Cold War era. In this tour we picked up the must-visit places of Moscow from Stalin’s era.

Tour highlights

  • Pushkinskaya Square
  • Eliseevsky store
  • Lubyanka Square
  • Former KGB headquarters
  • Observation platform of children’s mall-the view to Seven Sisters
  • Bunker 42/ VDNKh soviet park
  • Muzeon Park or fallen monuments / Metro tour

Tour details

On this communistic tour we will go to see headquarters of the KGB at Lubyanka Square . We will discover hidden pages of the Soviet history from the Great October Revolution to Perestroika, from Lenin to Gorbachev.We will stroll along bustling Tverskaya Street, the city’s main thoroughfare, and see the Sluzhebny Vhod café and Eliseevsky Gastronum grocery store — both throwbacks to the days of communism.

We will also visit park , which was known in Perestroika times as the graveyard of Soviet monuments. Today it is final resting place of many Soviet sculptures (Lenin, Stalin, Brezhnev etc).

If you want we can go to VDNkH the most magnificent park of Moscow which features more than 250 Soviet-era palaces and pavilions, impressive arches and numerous fountains, Vostok rocket and the Soviet aircraft.

To dive deeper in the soviet past , we highly recommend Bunker-42 , Cold War Museum. You will explore the place where Khrushchev lived during the Cuban Crisis, go down 18 floors to a gigantic bunker under Moscow that was designed to withstand a nuclear attack.

*Our tour itinerary will lie in most Soviet areas of Moscow, which are quite spread throughout the city. You can choose 6 or 9 hour tour. Depending on the duration of the tour, you will see part or all of the places above or all of them. If you want to extend the tour, you are welcome to do so by paying $30 /extra hour in cash on the tour.

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Activity details

Duration:

6 hours

Tour type:

Maximum travelers:

10

Languages:

Русский

Available:

Daily

What is included:

  • Private guide
  • Pick up & Drop off services

What is extra:

  • Entrance tickets
  • Any personal expenses

Important information:

Our tour itinerary will lie in most Soviet areas of Moscow, which are quite spread throughout the city. You can choose 6 or 9 hour tour. Depending on the duration of the tour, you will see part or all of the places above. If you want to extend the tour, you are welcome to do so by paying $30 /extra hour in cash on the tour.

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Tour's price: 210 $

(Duration: 6 hours)

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