Back to USSR: VDNKh + Cosmo Museum

The VDNKh park is wonderful for solo travellers and families, and for anyone interested in Russian history.

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Your experience

We all know the Beatles song ‘BACK TO THE USSR’ written in 1968, supposedly about a Russian spy travelling back to the USSR after time spent in the USA.  Take our private ‘Back to the USSR’ tour and learn all about our Soviet culture and history.

This tour includes time at the VDNKh complex in Moscow, a huge entertainment complex with museums, exhibitions, fairs and parks.  You can admire the achievements of the Soviet Union, Russian scientists and cosmonauts.

See the People’s Friendship Fountain, spend time at the various pavilions including the COSMO Museum which is hugely popular for anyone interested in space and the Russian cosmonauts.

Private tour prices

1-2 people
209 USD per group
3-4 people
259 USD per group
5-6 people
279 USD per group
7-8 people
329 USD per group
9-10 people
349 USD per group
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Larger groups can be catered for of up to 25 people and families with small children or babies are very welcome. Please contact us if you would like to discuss details for a larger group booking.

Where we’ll go

Entry Gate to VDNKh

Walk through these magnificent gates and into the VDNKh Park

The Main Pavilion

There are several pavilions at the VDNKh Park, the Main Pavilion has a beautiful and inspiring design.

Monument to the Space Explorers

Everyone is fascinated by the Monument to the Cosmonauts, and you can tour the Museum, which is located straight under the Monument.

Statue of a Worker and Female Farmer

Honoring the workers and the Soviet people, this huge statue is known and recognized worldwide.

Friendship Fountain

A lovely place of peace and beauty, comprising gilded statues and an astonishing water feature.

Itinerary Details

Entry Gate to VDNKh

Walk through these magnificent gates and into the VDNKh Park.

The Main Pavilion

There are several pavilions at the VDNKh Park, the Main Pavilion has a beautiful and inspiring design.

Monument to the Space Explorers

Everyone is fascinated by the Monument to the Cosmonauts, and you can tour the Museum, which is located straight under the Monument.

Statue of a Worker and Female Farmer

Honouring the workers and the Soviet people, this huge statue is known and recognized worldwide.

Friendship Fountain

A lovely place of peace and beauty, comprising gilded statues and an astonishing water feature.

What’s Included

TRANSPORT – Transportation to and from your hotel
EXPERIENCED GUIDE — Full guiding, attentive service and commentary throughout the tour
PRIVATE SERVICE — This tour is provided for your group only

OPTIONAL EXTRAS

Any FOOD and DRINKS

VDNH is beautiful. But Cosmonaut museum for me this is the most amazing museum in Moscow. A visit is a must. It is incredibly interesting here. You will find out about the history and the development Space. There are interactive stands, satellites and moon rovers in the original size, as well as real Salyut capsules. Got lots of positive emotions! Definitely recommend visiting!

Fabian Visser

Rotterdam, Netherlands
December 2019
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FAQ

DO YOU OPERATE THIS TOUR DAILY?


We operate the Back to USSR: VDNKh + Cosmo Museum tour every day of the week except Monday

Visa support

If you need a visa to visit Russia for travel purposes please leave all your worries to us. All we need is your passport information.

You will then be able to use this voucher to apply for a Russian visa in your country.
Our price for visa support travel vouchers is 30 USD per traveller. Please contact us to make arrangements.

Transfers

If you are looking for reliable and safe transfers in Moscow, we can also provide these for you!

We can arrange private vehicles for any number of travellers.

You can also select the class of the vehicle (standard – business – luxury) or the vehicle type (taxi, mini-van, bus etc).

Transfer rates for a mini-van (up to 7 passengers with luggage):

From/To any Moscow airport – 79 USD one way
From/To any Moscow train station – 59 USD each way

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100%
Cancellation 30 or more days before start of the tour
50%
Cancellation from 7 to 30 days before start