Our way is through such iconic places as Ostankino, Sukharevskaya Square, the Boulevard Ring, Chistye Prudy, Khitrovka, Red Square, the Marsh area, House on the Embankment, Christ the Savior Cathedral, Prechistenka (Chertolye) Novodevichy Convent, Sparrow Hills, Poklonnaya Hill, Arbat Square, Znamenka, Moss street, Manezhnaya Square, Bolshaya Lubyanka, Prospekt Mira.
During our tour you will learn:
Who is the witch Agatha and what she predicted that all residents of Ostankino?
Whether Yakov Bruce frozen ponds of Moscow in August and if he had a secret of the philosopher’s stone?
What was on the site of the Boulevard Ring before Catherine the Great?
What was the name of Chistye Prudy earlier?
What is the most famous serial killer was imprisoned in the Ivanovo monastery in Khitrovka?
Where still roams the spirit of Lenin?
Why did Ivan the Great come to the Swamp?
What is the thickness of the wall of the house on the river way?
What was supposed to be on the site of blown up Cathedral of Christ the Savior?
Why did Alexei Mikhailovich Romanov rename the street Chertolye in Prechistenka?
How to make a wish at Sofyushkinoy tower Novodevichy Convent?
Why Voland retinue says goodbye to Moscow on the Sparrow Hills?
How many Poklonnaya Mountains were before in Moscow?
Where is the first movie theater in Moscow and who came to the first films?
The name of what the legendary military commander street Znamenka wore in Soviet times?
What was traded in the middle Ages on Moss Street?
Why was the Manege building burned?
In what city we will arrive, if we will drive from Moscow on Yaroslavl highway 299 kilometers?
Gallery tour of the iconic places of Moscow: