Moscow is at its most alluring around Christmas time when the city is awash in festive lights. It can be difficult to know where to find the best markets and the best stalls selling gingerbread, mulled wine, and more. This private tour takes the guesswork out of your trip and lets you enjoy seasonal treats, street performances, and light installations.
Blanketed in snow, Moscow is a wintry wonderland waiting to be explored. Learn about Russian Christmas traditions, taste the best winter foods and catch the real Christmas mood by riding the biggest slide in Russia! Your guide will show you the coziest Christmas markets of the city and will treat you with a delicious traditional honey and ginger based drink. Ice rinks, open-air gigs, free master-classes and designer souvenirs await you at numerous venues. This private tour lets you discover street performances and light installations which are located all around the city. Hear myths about the area, and learn about the city’s holiday traditions along the way.Choose the option with skating and merge into fun activity on a rink located just on the Red Square :)Let the magic start!
Are you excited for the holidays? We are! One of the best places for this season is in Moscow, Russia. Let me give you a little background information. We have different names to celebrate according to our traditions. In this part of the world, Christmas is tied with New Year’s, so the two holidays are in alliance with each other. In Russia, a Christmas tree is called a yolka, which is a New Year's tree. Russians are great on gift-giving and big family feasts, so instead of New Year’s fairs, they have Christmas fairs. The Christmas Fair is one of the biggest festivals in the whole country.The Biggest Festival Russians Hold is “Journey into Christmas,” which holds old-fashioned Russian traditions and new ideas for all ages. The best part is that entry is free! In Moscow, each district from December 18th till January 14th takes part in a fantastic festival! There will be everything from concerts to street shows, traditional food, and fun contests.
How beatiful is this special time of the year when the city waiting for a miracle to come...Christmas time is just the right one to experience famous Russian winter and explore Moscow!Bright lights, children's laugh on a merry-go-round and softly falling snow will take you away, making forget the reality. Open up your heart for a carefree celebration . Starting from a busy Christmas fairy in the very centre, we'll continue our way visiting thematic sites. Fading away from noisy streets, you'll lose yourself in a maze of lanes in the downtown to finally find yourself in the oldest street of Moscow.It's a perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in Russian culture and find out all the peculiarities of traditional New Year and Christmas celebrations and to enjoy Russian winter at its best!
The exclusive tour only in the Christmas period! These special times brings magic in The Moscow city. Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most beautifully decorated places in Moscow - Zaryadye Park is a new symbol of Moscow, Kremlin, Red Square, and St. Basils Cathedral. You will feel spellbound with the charming atmosphere along Tverskaya Street, which you can feel only this time of the year! What is the story of the Christmas tree? Who was the first to decorate it in the world? What magical things can happen during the Christmas period? Have you heard about Christmas spells? You will hear miraculous Christmas legends about Moscow. You will visit the old-fashioned Christmas Market in the city Manezh Square. What makes it so popular? What local products are must taste at Christmas? Fill your heart with the joy and experience magic of Moscow.
Do you want to feel a real atmosphere of winter? Be ready to see lots of lights and Christmas trees, try delicious mulled wine and listen to charming jazz music everywhere. And who knows, maybe miracle is just waiting for you right on the corner:)It is time for fun! We will take a metro to on of the parks, where on your choice we can ice-skate or ride from a snow hill on tubing just like kids;)We will finish our tour on Red Square, a must see place in this season!Your memory-list:*Clean Ponds;*Sparrow hills;*One of the parks: Gorky Park / Sokolniki park / VDNH park;*Red Square;*GUM (State Department Store);*Winter tram;*Hot chocolate, cookies, jokes and fun!
New Year holiday is the most favourite in Russia and is celebrated by everyone. This festival 'Journey to Christmas' in Moscow is unique with a great number of festivities, Christmas fairs, a wide variety of food and drinks both traditional Russian and from international cuisines. You will enjoy the festive atmosphere without being in a hurry and will learn a lot about traditions and culture, will be able to taste food and to buy unique souvenirs.