Guided tour

Moscow: Pub Crawl by Soviet Van

4.7 / 5

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Moscow: Pub Crawl by Soviet Van

From US$ 76 per person

Experience the nightlife of Moscow from a fresh perspective on a 4-hour pub crawl by Soviet-era van. Visit some of the best clubs in the city with an experienced guide and continue the party between venues with drinks served on board the van.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 4 hours
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English, French, Russian, Spanish, German, Italian
Pickup included
Hotel pick-up included to all hotels within the 3rd transport ring of Moscow. Please contact us beforehand.


  • Journey around Moscow on board a Soviet-era van
  • Discover some of the most unusual bars in the city
  • Drink cold beers and Soviet champagne as you travel between venues
  • Enjoy an amazing view on Christ the saviour cathedral from a trendy terrace bar
  • End the night in Moscow's craziest club
  • Party on top of Moscow from the rooftop of a Stalinist skyscraper
Full description
Experience the vibrant party scene in Moscow from a new perspective and join an experienced guide on a 4-hour pub crawl in a van that dates back to the days of the Soviet Union. Benefit from pick-up at your hotel, and then relax aboard the classic van, equipped with a beer cooler and massive Bluetooth loudspeaker to start the party even before you arrive at the first venue. Get served some Russian snacks (on request) to line you stomach. Arrive at a cocktail bar with a terrace overlooking the golden domes of the Christ the Saviour Cathedral. Continue to a Stalinist-era skyscraper to enjoy some drinks on its unusual rooftop bar. Then, enter a secret underground bar and join the locals in what is probably the trendiest and most interesting lounge bar in the city. Be impressed by their selection of craft cocktails, mixologist bartenders and popular DJs. If you still have some energy, your guide will take you to dance the night away at your own pace in one of Moscow's craziest clubs!
  • Transportation by Soviet-era van
  • Guide
  • Russian snacks and tea on board the van
  • Cold beers and Soviet champagne on board the van
  • Drinks and snacks in the bars
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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What to bring

  • Cash

Know before you go

  • The dress code for this activity is evening casual. Avoid sneakers, t-shirts and shorts
  • The average price for alcoholic drinks in the bars you will visit is around RUB 600 (€9 / $11) for a cocktail; RUB 400 (€5.50 / $7) for a long drink; and RUB 300 (€4.50 / $5.50) for a pint of beer
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 35 reviews

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Moving through the streets of Moscow in a Soviet van drinking beers and champagne already has its why, if then when you get out of the van you go to high-class places and literally hidden places you will experience the real thrill of a Russian evening made as it should be.

January 14, 2020

The minibus was cool

Picking up from our Hotel Baltschug worked wonderfully, the telephone contact was perfect beforehand. The first bar was not the big hit, hardly any audience, the location was very bright, more of a restaurant than a bar. The second bar was top, as you would like, rooftop bar with a sensational view from the 21st floor after Our wishes were mixed cocktails, very very great. The third bar was mysterious, had to go through an ASIA snack, bag control, very dark, you couldn't read the drinks menu without a cell phone flashlight, but it was cool. The promised snacks and vodka in the Soviet minivan were missing, but beer and champagne were on board. The nice young Anna was very fluent and accommodating.

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September 26, 2019

One of the best experiences I have ever had. Not only were Nisia and Kayta very informative and knowledgable they made me feel welcome. He had great conversation and they told me about the history of Moscow as we drove around. They made it night I will always remember!

December 9, 2019

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