Private tour

Christmas Lights and Christmas Markets in Moscow

Christmas Lights and Christmas Markets in Moscow

From US$ 100 per person

Enjoy a fairytale atmosphere in the heart of Russian capital, letting the city’s Christmas and New Year light displays and markets get you into the spirit of the holidays.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Russian
Pickup included
Your centrally located hotel in Moscow
Private group


  • Admire the city’s holiday decorations
  • Pass through iconic Red Square and Manezhnaya Square
  • Stop for a traditional coffee and tea ceremonies in Stoleshnikov Lane
  • See various street performances, concerts and colorful costume shows
Full description
Meet your private local guide in the hotel lobby and prepare to see the Moscow bursting with holiday cheer. Nothing embodies yuletide charm like the Christmas market, filled with traditional Russian souvenirs and crafts, and marked by a frenzy of holiday carols and lights. Stock up on handcrafted gifts, savor sugary pastries, warm up with a cup of mulled wine and indulge in some holiday shopping. Venture to the Fantastic Forest on Manehznaya Square and have a lot of fun on a gigantic ice slide nearby if you fancy. Stroll through voguish Christmas trees gallery and admire quirky and unique tree outfits created by prominent Russian designers. Visit traditional coffee and tea ceremonies in Stoleshnikov Lane’s market. As you wander Moscow’s cobbled streets, decked in shimmering lights, with a cup of hot chocolate, tea or coffee to keep you warm, it is hard to imagine a place more magical. Be wowed by the Magic 3D Sky, the most fabulous high-tech installation in Moscow and stroll through the light tunnel on Tverskoy Boulevard. Immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere of the neon-drenched Arbat Street packed with quaint shops and delicious bistros, all merrily decorated for the holidays. Your amazing Christmas journey ends at Arbat Street.
  • All taxes
  • Friendly local guide
  • Private walking tour
  • A personalized experience
  • Iconic photo opportunities
  • Multiple start times available
  • Customized itinerary to meet your preferences
  • Entrance fees, if any
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuites (optional)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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January 8, 2019

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