Moscow scavenger hunt and city tour
Moscow scavenger hunt was created to offer you the best way to explore the city. The capital of Russia is an exciting, sparkling city which attracts visitors from all over the world.
It’s a city of contrasts, where Soviet architecture mixes with fancy shops, and old Ladas and kitschy Bentleys drown in chaotic traffic.
Moscow is a mixture of Asia and Europe, a quintessential combination of democracy and Soviet heritage.
The city’s numerous sights, vibrant nightlife and relaxing green parks make it a wonderful holiday destination.
Moscow scavenger hunt is a unique way to explore the city!
Explore Moscow, playing our scavenger hunt and city tour!
It is an outdoor activity combining playing, walking and learning!
As a result, we created the best walk of the city, so you can learn everything about it and it’s most important attractions.
You will solve riddles and move from one attraction to the other! Don’t worry, using our in app navigation system, you will never get lost.
For the hard riddles, an automatic help system will help you move on!
Exploring Moscow playing our scavenger hunt was never more fun!
Take photos, discover hidden gems and narrow streets!
This is the best activity for families, friends, couples, students! Finally, for the escape room lovers also!
Give it a try!
Cost: Each game costs 20 Euros, up to 4-5 players.
Average duration: 2 hours including total walking time 1 hour
Supported languages: English, Deutsch, Spanish, Italian, French
Museum admission fees: Visits to museums and other attractions do not require a ticket, as the puzzles are related to
their outdoor areas. Admission is purely your choice.
What you need to know about Moscow scavenger hunt ?
- No one will be waiting for you anywhere, it’s just you and your smartphones!
- You can start playing anytime, any day, every day! You can even pause your game and resume later or any other day within a year !
- You can use one language per serial number. If your group is multilingual, you will need to buy more games if you need more languages.
- The city hunt + city tour provides information about the city and its attractions, but the escape games do not offer a city tour.
- The outdoor escape games provide total points and a leaderboard and are a bit more difficult than the city hunt + city tour.
- There is no time limit for the game. You can complete it at any time at your own pace.
- Our game is completely outdoor, so it depends on the weather. The game can continue on the same day or another day if it is interrupted.
- Prefer to start the game in daylight, as the lack of light may make it difficult to solve puzzles. However, the game can still be played at night.
- For groups of more than 5 people, you must purchase 1 game per 5 people. For example, for a group of 25 people, buy 5 games.
- Children must be accompanied by an adult. It is a nice and very educational activity for them if an adult helps them solve the puzzles and explains them.
- Puzzles do not require knowledge. Players must use their imagination, logic, combinatorial thinking and cooperation.
- Every attraction hides a puzzle ! The puzzles are independent and not connected to each other through a story. The goal is for players to interact with the attractions and their surrounding areas !
- Our game is completely covid19-free as it is an outdoor game!
Moscow scavenger hunt and city tour begins at Cathedral of Christ the Saviour and ends at St.Basil’s Cathedral
You will visit:
- Cathedral of Christ the Saviour
- Dormition Church
- Vladimir the Great monument
- Alexander Gardens
- World Clock fountain
- Bolshoi theater
- Kazan cathedral
- Lenin’s Mausoleum
- Red square
- St. Basil’s cathedral and more
Cathedral of Christ the Saviour – starting point of Moscow scavenger hunt
This is a Russian Orthodox cathedral, located on the Moskva River’s bank. The recent look of the church dates back to 2000. However, the original church was destroyed in 1931 on the order of Josef Stalin because of an anti-religious campaign.
While, the delightful golden dome, dazzling white façade, the cathedral still looks stunning. Most importantly, the interior of the cathedral is also pretty captivating to wander around.
The Dormition Church is also a Russian orthodox church. It dates back to 1479. However, Aristotle Fioravanti was the architect of this church. It features five domes. While one of these domes symbolizes Jesus Christ, and other four stand for the Four Evangelists.
The design of this church is really eye-catching, which makes it worth your visit. Currently, it has turned into a museum that’s open for public visits.
Vladimir the Great monument
This is a 17.5-meter-high monument situated in Moscow’s Borovitskaya Square. Salavat Scherbakov designed this monument on the initiative of the city government and the Russian Military Historical Society. Most importantly, this Vladimir the Great Monument is larger as compared to other monuments in the city. So, you must pay a visit to this.
This is one of the very first public gardens of Moscow. However, this beautiful and lavish garden sits along the west wall of the Kremlin. Most importantly, the beautiful Kremlin’s views with colorful flower beds make Alexander Gardens a worth visiting place in Moscow. You can have some relaxing time here while enjoying breathtaking views of the surrounding.
World Clock fountain
World Clock Fountain is actually a huge dome in Manezhnaya Square, decorated with St George figure. It works similar to a clock, due to which you can easily tell the time of different areas. You can find these cities marked on its map.
Visiting the World Clock Fountain and knowing the time of different areas will be real fun.
This is the key theater of the country. The amazing ballet and opera performances Bolshoi theater hosted for centuries depict the rich history of Russian performing arts. Well, the Bolshoi company was established in 1776, while the theater itself dates back to 1825.
Most importantly, the glittering and lavish six-tier auditorium has been decorated decently. Also, it has a fitting setting to display world-class performances. Overall, this theater can offer you a highly memorable experience.
This is a Russian Orthodox Church cathedral in Saint Petersburg. The cathedral is dedicated to one of the most popular venerated icons Our Lady of Kazan. This cathedral dates back to 1801. The interior of the cathedral has numerous columns and can mesmerize its visitors easily.
Dating back to 1924, this Lenin’s Mausoleum is a popular tourist attraction in Moscow. You can find this red granite structure in the heart of the Red Square. Visiting this mausoleum can provide you with an eerie experience that you can’t find anywhere else.
Situated in the heart of Moscow, Red Square is the most prominent square in the city. Due to plenty of historical sites around, Red Square is a top attraction for tourists in Moscow. Even more, various Russian historical events have also taken place at this location. So, in short wandering around the square will be a humble experience you must have.
St. Basil’s cathedral – ending point of Moscow scavenger hunt
This cathedral is located in Red Square. It has delightful and impressive architecture. Due to which it seems a part of a fairytale. It is popular for its unique colors, shapes, and beautiful geometric patterns. This cathedral dates back to the mid-16th century.