Moscow of Golden Cupolas
Tourist company Firmata Travel offers to your attention exciting trips to the biggest cities of Russia and in particular excursions to Moscow.
Nowadays the capital of Russia Moscow founded in the XII century is one of the biggest cities of Europe. Here you will find the unique combination of the ancient and modern monuments of architecture. Besides Moscow is the all-Russian center of culture, science and art. Just in this city the first typography in Russia was opened, the first Russian theater was organized, the fist university was founded. Nowadays Moscow has gained big popularity with tourists willing to visit the most interesting tourist itineraries in Russia, to participate in group or individual excursions in the most famous places of interest of the city. A big number of museums are located here dedicated to the history of Russia from the centuries of its foundation. Among the great number of places of interest of the city it is possible to distinguish a number of unique places being part of many excursion programs in Moscow which are world famous and well known to everybody. One can attribute to them Bolshoi theater with the troupe deserving applauses on the greatest stages of the world, Museum of Fine Arts named after А. S. Pushkin and Tretiakov gallery with collection containing the greatest works of world art. The unique of its kind construction is Ostankino TV tower famous for being the tallest building in the world.
Моscow is often called the city of golden cupolas because so many monuments of church architecture of different periods can be found here. The original visit card of the city is St Basil cathedral on Red Square which construction is associated with the name of the tsar Ivan the Terrible. This cathedral of unusual beauty is widely popular with tourists and is an unchanging place of their visits in the process of all excursion tours in Moscow. The heart of Moscow can be considered the constructions of Moscow Kremlin which erection was started in the XII century. Its decorations are towers and the oldest and the most famous one is Spasskaya (Savior) topped with a stone marquee for the main clock of Russia known as «the chime». The passage Spassky Gate is the main in Kremlin. Traditionally exactly through it Russian tsars and emperors entered Kremlin.
You can visit this unique city if you order in our company excursion to Moscow: «Weekend in Moscow» (visit to Moscow and Saint Petersburg, 3 days/2 nights), «Country of tsars» (7-days tour to Moscow and Saint Petersburg), «Three cities» (7 days, Helsinki, Moscow, Saint Petersburg) and others. In our company you can book sightseeing and detailed tour, group and private excursions to cities by bus or by car accompanied by a guide and also experience river cruises to Russian towns. As part of our tourist programs in Russia you can book additional entertainment like an opera evening in Bolshoi theater, visit to Moscow circus, folk performances and others.
Only here you can spend an unforgettable vacation in Russian: visit unique architectural monuments, get to know outstanding works of culture and art. If you order tourist itineraries in Russia in winter you can become a witness and direct participant of Russian folk festivities dedicated to celebrations of the New Year (Kremlin Fir-tree) and Shrovetide.