Arbat is the most famous street to see on Moscow tours, It is like Carnaby Street in London, Montmartre in Paris or Royal Mile in Edinburgh. In 2013 Arbat celebrated its 520th anniversary. Through the centuries Arbat used to be one of the most bohemian places of Moscow. It attracted a lot of prominent Russian people – writers, poets, and artists.
Today Arbat is a promenade full of small cosy cafes and street life: artists offer a quick portrait, street musicians and dancers perform on every corner, and souvenirs are everywhere. To find the real Moscow lifestyle we will hide into Arbat's side streets. Arbat Walking Tour in Moscow features Alexander Pushkin and Leo Tolstoy, the best of Moscow architecture, Kremlin Hospital, spy games between the USSR and the USA. On this Arbat Walking Tour you will also see: