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history walk

Soviet Moscow tour

history walk

Soviet Moscow tour

2 reviews
Paused until 14 July. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
3.5 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Food, Tickets
Hosted in
English
history walk

Soviet Moscow tour

history walk

Soviet Moscow tour

2 reviews
Paused until 14 July. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
3.5 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Food, Tickets
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

!Please let me know if you need other date or time - I will be happy to reschedule the tour for you! This is a Soviet Moscow tour. This tour will help to understand how the revolutionary movement started in Russia, what it was at the beginning and how it all ended. We will make a trip through the Soviet time, watching how it influenced Moscow and its people. We will see: - Lenin’s Mausoleum - Red Square - the place where the biggest parades took place - St. Basil’s Cathedral - the most beautiful cathedral that survived by miracle - The former KGB building - Moscow’s metro: the underground palaces - One of the seven Stalin skyscrapers (“wedding-cake” buildings) We will get to know: - How people lived during Soviet time - What happened to the Kremlin during WWII - How Perestroika influenced Muscovites We will try: - Some traditional food (we will go to the soviet-style cafe where will try: traditional borsch soup, Russian meat or vegetarian dumplings, tea - that is included in the “experience” price, though you can always order more - And we will try to feel like locals This tour will be special because I will share the history of my family as some of my relatives were involved in the Russian revolution while some others were against the regime and had to leave the country at some point.

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Your host

Learn more about Emma

Emma

Hi, I am Emma. I am a Muscovite. I am the 4th generation here in Moscow, I grew up here and feel I am part of the city. I am a tourist guide and an informal educator. Moscow has always been my passion. I love introducing my city to foreigners. Let me show you how beautiful Moscow can be, let me share with you the city spirit and our colourful history.

What's included

Food
We will go to the soviet-style cafe, please note that in the cafe we will try: traditional borsht soup, Russian meat or…
Tickets
1-ride metro ticket

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Where you'll be

- the panoramic view of the Kremlin - St. Basil’s Cathedral - Red Square - the KGB building - several Moscow metro stations - one of the seven Stalin skyscrapers - Soviet style cafe

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 13 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

What to bring

Please wear comfortable shoes as it is an active walking tour (we will walk a lot)
Emma
Soviet Moscow tour
2 reviews
£35/person
2 reviews
£35/person