Up-close look at symbolic & historical underground network
View of opulent & lavishly decorated stations & platforms
Intriguing anecdotes & knowledgeable guide leading the way
Insider tips on how to navigate the confusing transit system
One of the world's most elaborate & busiest transport lines
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Guided tour of the Moscow metro network and selected stations
Public transport ticket
Live tour commentary provided in English
What you can expect
On a tour of the Moscow Metro, discover why this underground network is recognised as the most beautiful in the world. As you follow your guide through the labyrinth of stations, learn funny stories, hear about the mysterious Metro-2, and admire the stations' lavish ornaments and opulent architecture.
Get a chance to see the most inspiring stations of Stalin's era including Revolution Square, Komsomolskaya, Novoslobodskaya and Mayakovskaya. As a professional guide leads you through the labyrinth of the transfers, admire the architecture and see why one of the main architects of the subway said “They used to have palaces for kings. We are going to build palaces for the people.”
As you explore one of the world's most elaborate and busiest transit systems, look deeper inside the Metro legends and hear funny stories such as how many babies were born in the Metro, how the Circle Line appeared, and where the secret Metro-2 is located. You'll certainly have something to tell your friends about after seeing Revolution Square, Kurskaya Station, Komsomolskaya and Novosobodskaya.