Moscow Itinerary 5 Days

Explore the best places to visit in 5 days in Moscow using this travel itinerary which takes you through the top attractions in the city.

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5 Days in Moscow - Perfect Vacation Guide

With its undying aura of serenity, the effortless fusion of old and new-world charm, the picturesque locales, the riot of colorful neighborhoods and the energetic crowds - Moscow is one mesmerizing destination. Choosing the must visit places in Moscow when you are running short on time can be quite a tough task!

Are 5 days enough for Moscow tour?

Wondering about what to see in 5 days in Moscow ? It can be a confusing task to decide where to go in Moscow. But, 5 days are perfect to cover each corner of Moscow. You can visit popular places in Moscow, get walking tour and have local food during your vacation.

How much money for 5 days in Moscow?

The budget cost of 5 days in Moscow is USD 530. You can further save on your stays by opting for hostels and homestay. Also try to travel by public transportation whenever possible.

What to pack for Moscow 5 days vacation?

  • Carry extra battery of camera. If you are a shutterbug, carry extra memory card; those 5 days in Moscow are going to be full of moments that you would want to click!
  • Keep a journal to record your favorite moments and scribble notes!
  • Since you will be having a heavy luggage to fit your belongings for 5 days, carry a small backpack that you can use while you go sightseeing!

What to see in Moscow in 5 days?

Kremlin, Red Square, Assumption Cathedral, St Basils Cathedral must be a part of your Moscow itinerary in 5 days! Also, you cannot afford to miss Moscow Church Of Christ, Gorky Park, Pushkin Fine Arts Museum. Since 5 days is a comfortable time to explore the best of Moscow, you can add Terem Palace and Bolshoi Theatre to your itinerary. If you are too tired running between different spots, you can take a day off from the sightseeing and relax in your room or at a nice cafe.

Moscow travel tips for first-timers

  • Book a food tour, nothing expresses the essence of Moscow like its food!
  • Take a weekend getaway, explore the nearby cities of Moscow.
  • List down the free days of the museums and try to visit them on those days to save on ticket fee.

Getting around Moscow in 5 days

You are going to be in the city for a considerable amount of time and hence it is recommended to get hang of the local transit system that will make getting around cheaper. Alternatively, you can hire a car or a bike and explore Moscow on your own, at your own pace.

Best places to eat, drink, and shop in Moscow

Eat, drink, shop repeat! You can enjoy an excellent retail therapy when in Moscow. On your 5-day trip, make sure you try out the best local delicacies as well as shop for some souvenirs to take back home.

Where to stay in Moscow for 5D4N vacation?

For a 5 day 4 nights vacation in Moscow, you can choose a vacation rental or a hotel that is conveniently located. You can score a good deal on BnB, since the stay is for a longer duration.

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