Moscow - Kremlin & Kitay Gorod (PDF Chapter)
This is the Kremlin & Kitay Gorod chapter from Lonely Planet’s Moscow guide-book.
If you have only one day in Moscow, you will probably spend it here. With more time, you might explore the churches and museums and view the trappings of power, or wander the medi-eval streets of Kitay Gorod.
- wander around the grounds and explore 500 years of artistic mastery, political power and spiritual devotion at the Kremlin; and gawk at the royal treasures in the Armoury
- pay your respects to Vladimir Ilych and other communist leaders at Lenin’s Tomb
- marvel at the multicoloured, multidomed spectacle that is St Basil’s Cathedral, the icon of Russia
- restaurants & bars
Coverage includes: Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping.
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