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Address: Moscow 119048, Russia
Phone Number: +7 495 688-02-93
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Riding the city's underground subway system is a sightseeing tour in itself...

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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Architecture Tour of Moscow's Metro and Kolomensoye Estate

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With Moscow Free Tours. Good afternoon out with guide Marina, very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Able to travel Metro easier independently after information given .

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

With Moscow Free Tours. Good afternoon out with guide Marina, very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Able to travel Metro easier independently after information given .

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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you get chance to take a tour ( normally 1-1:5 hrs) go for it. Beautiful with lot of history. You won't see same anywhere else. Easy access, lots of impressive sights.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Communism rules because they knew how to make a dope train station. You will have so much fun and people are all smiling.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very appropriate way of transportation in Moscow, clean and easy to orient yourself as a tourist if you get a metro map. You can pay with credit card. People are always ready to help you in case you need direction

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are a tourist and want to have a very unique experience be sure to ride the metro. The metros in Russia are maintained very well. They are also very deep in the ground. The Russian metro systems are so much better than NYC, San Francisco, Boston, etc. Be sure not to miss this.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Moscow Metro is one of the oldest underground train systems in the world. It is fast, efficient, inexpensive, and easy to negotiate. You can buy single trip tokens or a multi-trip card. In July, a 20 trip card cost 650 roubles. A trip lasts from when you enter the system to when you leave it so if you want... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Various metro stations are attractions in themselves. Bronze sculptures, marble columns, mosaics, chandeliers are only a few of the sights. It is almost like visiting a museum, you have to remind yourself you are here for transportation. Metro travel itself is fast and efficient. A must see!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely beautiful, especially compared to the dirty London ones. I couldn't keep my mind off the walls and the chandeliers! The people were also really kind around here.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

very impressive.very intresting art on the walls and on the silling. intresting: no gurbage can, no toilets.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Metro is easy cheap less than a pound. Very quick starts 5.30 closes at 1am. Not to difficult to navigate the ticket office helpful and security is high. Nice buildings please travelling experience.

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