Red Square in Moscow: The famous Red Square in Moscow, probably one of the best known places in the world, is of course the central square of the capital of the biggest country in the world, Russia. This is definitely one of the places you cannot miss if you are visiting Moscow. The Red Square has so many things to see, and so much history behind it, that if you just get there by yourself without the help or knowledge of an expert tour guide, it will be very hard to really appreciate its importance and all it has to offer.
Just northeast of the also popular Kremlin, this square used to be a marketplace many years ago, but it has taken a lot of relevance throughout history and it has been the place of choice for lots of ceremonies, proclamations and even music concerts, among other important events, both planned and unplanned. Its importance goes beyond history or common popularity. It is also considered the center of Russia, because from this point start all the roads of the country, so it is considered to be the ‘Zero Kilometer’. The Red Square, in the opinion of many, the most important and most famous tourist attraction in Moscow.
Your personal tour guide will help you learn that it was originally made of wood, and its red brick was acquired only in the 19th century. So, if you really want to know one of Moscow’s and even Russia’s most important places in history and culture, then you are definitely in the right place. Book now an expert tour guide and enjoy the experience.
Meeting/pick-up point: Manege Sq, Moskva - Marshal Zhukov Monument
Duration: 2 hours.
Start/opening time: Depending on the chosen option.
Languages: English, Spanish, German, French, Italian.