Best boat trips in Moscow
Patriarchy Pier (at the Cathedral of Christ the Savior)

Patriarchy Pier (at the Cathedral of Christ the Savior)


How to get there: get out of the metro, turn left, then go along the pedestrian crossing Gogolevsky Boulevard and st. Volkhonka, go down the Soymonovsky passage to the Moscow River, cross the Prechistinskaya embankment at the pedestrian crossing and walk 100 meters towards the Patriarshy pedestrian bridge. There is a descent to the pier right under the bridge.

Boat trips from the pier at the Cathedral of Christ the Savior

River tour starting from the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour

1 hour 20 minutes
  • Audioguide
  • Departures every 30 minutes
  • See entire city center in just an hour
  • Next tour:
1200  Learn more

River trip in Moscow — central route

1 hours
  • Boarding at the pier at Zaryadye Park
  • Stops at 2 piers on the Moskva River
  • Cafe-bar on board
  • Excursion by audio guide
  • Next tour:
600  Learn more

Patriarchy Pier always attracts many tourists. From here you can see the Kremlin, Monument to Peter I and the «Red October» factory. Also, it’s possible to go on a wide variety of routes.


It’s easy to get here, the berth is located just 500 meters from the Kropotkinskaya metro station. For those who arrive by car, there is a paid parking nearby.