Moscow Christmas Markets And Christmas Lights Tour With A Private Guide

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirmation
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  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Language:
  • Departure Time :
    10am unless otherwise specified in the Special Requirements box
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered, Your guide can also meet you at your hotel, hostel, vacation rental or a point of interest, You don't need to call to confirm the tour. The local supplier will contact you¬.. read more
  • Return Details :
    Arbat street or other centrally-located spot in Moscow
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


Set off on a 3-hour private Christmas Tour in Moscow to see the glitz and glamor of Moscow city. Check out the most decorated places in downtown Moscow for incredible photo ops and festive mood. Indulge in the world of all things Christmas: Christmas markets, ginger bread, cinnamon mocha, handmade crafts, ice rinks and mulled wine - it all feels like a fairy tale in the heart of Russian capital.
Take part in the prominent Journey to Christmas Festival with your private guide and see various street performances, concerts and colorful costume shows. Admire almost 2000 luminous art objects and light installations decorating streets and squares of Moscow which is promised to become the most vibrant and most flamboyant city in the world this Christmas season.
Meet your guide in the hotel lobby and finish at one of the Christmas markets to explore more.
*Events and places are subject to change.

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This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Red Square (Krasnaya ploshchad), Moscow, Central Russia

Meet your guide in the hotel lobby. Your tour will start by the #1 Red Squares Christmas Market nestled between the Kremlin and GUM shopping mall which are tastefully decorated with a big number of lights and garlands. Shop for original handmade gifts, sample the traditional Russian dishes like blini with caviar, baked potatoes or spice cakes and enjoy a glass of mulled wine. And of course, do not miss a fabulous ice-rink nearby.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Manezh Square, Moscow, Central Russia

Continue to the The Fantastic Forest on Manehznaya Square and find yourself in the magic forest decorated with huge led snowflakes, twinkly lights and a huge Christmas ball. Have fun in a gigantic ice slide nearby, the biggest one in the Russia. Be inspired walking through the fashionable Christmas trees gallery. Feast your eyes on quirky and unique trees outfits created by the most famous Russian couturiers. Browse the stalls filled with designer toys, gifts and handmade souvenirs.

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow, Central Russia

Discover Moscows most decorated Christmas sites - Red Square, Manezhnzya Square, the Bolshoi Theater (from outside), Kuznetskiy bridge, Kamergersky lane, Stoleshnikov Lane, Tverskoi Boulevard and Arbat Street. Shop for handmade crafts, sip on mulled wine, enjoy traditional delicacies at famous Christmas markets (food depends on selected tour option) and learn about Russian Christmas and New Year traditions from your narrative guide.

Stop At: Bolshaya Dmitrovka Street, Moscow, Central Russia

Venture to Bolshaya Dmitrovka Street where youll be wowed by the Magic 3D Sky, the most fabulous high-tech installation in Moscow. Imagine yourself at a party with flashing mirror balls that sparkle and glow in vibrant colors. Trythe best mulled wine and enjoy freshly bake gingerbread cookies at one of the coziest cafes before we move on.

Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: Kuznetsky Most Street, Moscow, Central Russia

Enjoy the magic lights of Moscow

Pass By: Kamergerskiy Lane, Moscow, Central Russia

Take in the views at one of the most decorated streets of Moscow

Stop At: Stoleshnikov Lane, Moscow, Central Russia

Whats the time? Its tea time! Make your way to prominent market in Stoleshnikov Lane for coffee and tea ceremonies. Sample a great variety of tea blends, coffee and hot drinks with herbs, honey and cinnamon while guide will tell you about Russian New Year and Christmas traditions and nationalspecialties.

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Tverskaya Street (Ulitsa), Moscow, Central Russia

Shop for handmade crafts, sip on mulled wine, enjoy traditional delicacies at famous Christmas markets (food depends on selected tour option) and learn about Russian Christmas and New Year traditions from your narrative guide.

Stop At: Tverskoi Boulevard, Moscow, Central Russia

Then proceed to Light tunnel on Tverskoy Boulevardliterally lit up with the starry sky, created from 32 km of light strings. Continue to adjacent Tverskoy Boulevard and stroll along the magnificent 100 m long decorated light tunnel. By the way, do not forget to post a great selfie on Instagram.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Old Arbat (Stary Arbat), Moscow, Central Russia

Soak up the festive atmosphere at the neon-lit Arbat Street dotted with stalls and chalets where you can find unusual decorations for Christmas table like tablecloths, napkins, sets of porcelain, souvenirs with the authors paintings and Christmas decorations.

Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: Smolenskaya Metro Station, Moscow, Central Russia

Finish your Christmas tour at Arbat Street and enjoy the Magic Garden Ring performance taking place on adjacent Smolenskaya Square every day throughout holiday season or warm up with a hot chocolate.


All taxes

Food experience based on selected tour option

Friendly local guide

Private tour

Multiple start times available

Expert advice where to go and what to do after the tour

Iconic places for photo shoot

Flexible customizable itinerary

Must-see attractions and off the beaten path

Meeting in the hotel lobby


Coffee and/or Tea

Entry/Admission - Stoleshnikov Lane


Food and drinks


Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

The tour can be modified to meet your preferences

Private walking tour with the use of metro

Please indicate prefer start time in comments when booking

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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