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Moscow Metro

Moscow 119048, Russia
+7 495 688-02-93
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Moscow Metro Tour
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Moscow Metro Underground Small Group Tour
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Architecture Tour of Moscow's Metro and Kolomensoye Estate
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Riding the city's underground subway system is a sightseeing tour in itself with huge, vaulted, marble-columned stations - some with ornate mosaics and splendid stained glass - designed and decorated by famous Russian architects and sculptors.
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Moscow 119048, Russia
Khamovniki
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Reviewed today via mobile

This is definitely the most beautiful metro I've ever been! Just make sure to go with a map or to understand a bit of Russian, as there are no signs in English.

Thank Melissa A
Reviewed yesterday

The trains are always packed but they the next one is usually just a couple of minutes away. The Moscow Metro is very cheap, very fast and surprisingly efficient. It sure beats the traffic chaos and delays in the roads above. You buy a token...More

Thank GRIMS
Reviewed yesterday

The Moscow Metro is a must to see and use. Our guide quickly took us to the most beautiful or interesting stations. We did not see one that was not worth time to admire. Soo clean and well cared for.

Thank DawnT40
Reviewed yesterday

To show us some of the prettier Metro stations, Scenic river cruises gave us a Metro excursion. Our guide bought our tickets and ushered us to the right platform. We were then escorted to various stations and transferred to different lines in order to see...More

Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Moscow Metro is no different from metros or subways or tubes anywhere in the world except all of the signage and notices are in Russian Cyrillic writing. If you've seen it you'll know it's impossible to even guess what it might mean. But in between...More

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Metro can show you a lot of the Russian daily culture, the different stations are as a small museum. The signs are in Russian and English, so is easy to follow up. But you have to move fast and don't stand in the way...More

Thank Amandaggo
Reviewed 3 days ago

Amazing, the train tour is the end of a long day and on the way back to the train to go back to st Petersburg. We were tired and only toured 3 stations but--- The metro is spotless, people are polite and the art in...More

Thank traveloftenpals
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a must to travel on the Metro, each station is so different and some are absolutely amaizing

Thank Carolsusan2014
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our tour guide took us thru several station stops on the subway so we could see the magnificent stations along our trip. They belong in museum. Hard to believe that 7 million people use this system every day. Make a point to visit the subway.

Thank fnct
Reviewed 4 days ago

That more or less says it all. It is a highly efficient transportation system set apart from many others by the exceptional quality of the station furnishings and decoration. Apart from the decor it is the usual - swirling crowds and foul air.

Thank Roger W
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Khamovniki
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Trubetskikh Estate, great sport locations such as
Luzhniki stadium and aqua complex, and long and
beautiful Luzhniki embankment. Pick your preferred
form of transport to explore the area – bicycle or
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meomeo
17 October 2016|
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Response from Fahmida M | Reviewed this property |
To the best of my knowledge, the the train service from SVO to Kremlin/Red Square is called Aeroexpress. The trains leave every 30-35 minutes with a transfer time of 5 minutes. It costs around $5-$7 per person. However... More
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Isabel M
30 August 2016|
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Response from Pam L | Reviewed this property |
Probably best to go with the Moscow Metro tour guides. It's fairly cheap and they take you to about 6 of the stations. It's a great introduction to the metro before you go exploring on your own. We had a fantastic guide who... More
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Freddie M
19 August 2016|
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Response from Malcolm S | Reviewed this property |
Yes very safe, as you can get free wi-fi you have time to down load items, so many locals are reading books and magazines
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