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Moscow is a city of grand architecture, magnificent holy sights and of course an inspiring musical tradition.

Insider Tip

Staying in Red Square in Moscow is expensive, so choosing a hotel further out and making use of public transport can be good value for money.

All clients visiting Russia require a visa and should allow six weeks for processing. We strongly recommend that you take advantage of our preferred visa service.

Please phone 01480 433800 for details of how to obtain a visa with our preferred partner.

You'll find no shortage of places to eat in Moscow serving both European and local dishes, from restaurants serving local specialities such as Stroganov to top international cafes. A speciality of this Russian city is the blini, or pancakes, served with red or black caviar and borscht (beetroot soup).