In Moscow launched an online entry on the tour of the underground with guides

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova fotomontaggi in the Moscow metro. Archival photoIn Moscow launched an online entry on the tour of the underground with guides© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

Online entry for the tour of one of the most impressive metros in the world with accredited guides was opened in Moscow, told RIA Novosti Deputy mayor, head of the Moscow Department of transport Maxim Liksutov.

«We’ve launched our new platform with tours in full mode. Now registration is open for the first 10 rounds, among which there are even tours for children,» — said Liksutov Agency on Friday.

According to him, this platform will allow residents and guests to choose and go through interesting tours, meet the guides and to learn more about the history, architecture and features of the Moscow metro. For guides this is a great chance to draw on their tour of new participants and a good opportunity to visit a unique event in the metro, he noted.

«To record on the tour you need to open the «All tours» on the website When the user «clicks» on one of the walks, opens the route description. Here indicated as the place of meeting, a rating guide and the duration of the tour. The user needs to choose the time and date, and indicate your name, phone number and e-mail address», — explained Vice-the mayor.

As noted by the head of the Department, a rating guide is prepared based on the assessments of the participants of the project, and the choice of guide and route citizens can read the reviews about the tour that you want to choose.

«To pay for the trip to the guide at the meeting. The cost of walking guides decide that it is listed in the description of the tour. Guides are also free to determine the number of participants on each tour, but the maximum number in one group may not exceed 20 people», — said the head of Department.

For example, in the course of the tour «Golden ring of the metro. The triumph of the great Victory» Muscovites and guests of the capital will walk through the stations that were built in the postwar period. The guide will show you how reflected the victory in the great Patriotic war in the design of the stations. In addition, participants walking on subway learn about the unrealized projects of the subway.

Project «Excursion into the underground» was launched to streamline the work of the guides in the subway and choose the most professional specialists with the most entertaining routes. All guides to receive accreditation, an exam and, if necessary, trained. To date, accreditation has already received 185 of the guides, explained the head of Department. In the near future the site will be another 20 new tours.