Discover Kitai Gorod Russia

Kitai Gorod has been the business district of the city since the 16th century. Today it is a bustling hub of shops, offices and bars. Take a stroll in the commercial Nikitskaya Street and admire the historic monuments such as the Mint, the Merchants Court, the Metropol Hotel, the Stock Exchange, the old Romanov Boyar Palace in the Zariadie district, and the churches of Varvarka Street, in particular the red and white Church of the Trinity of Nikitniki.

  • Kitai Gorod , GUM , Russia
    GUM

    Occupying the upper floors of the shopping galleries on the Red Square's eastern side, GUM used to be the State Department Store.

    © Vladimir Zhuravlev / 123RF
  • Kitai Gorod , A real palace , Russia
    A real palace

    The GUM is an integral part of the Red Square.

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  • Kitai Gorod , A snack break at the GUM , Russia
    A snack break at the GUM

    A popular place for a stroll

    © Carlos Rodrigues / EASYVOYAGE
  • Kitai Gorod , The department store of Moscow , Russia
    The department store of Moscow

    Visitors move from gallery to gallery via elegant bridges.

    © ZoonarD Babenko / age fotostock
  • Kitai Gorod , The Kremlin Wall , Russia
    The Kremlin Wall

    Kitai Gorod has been the city's commercial district since the 16th century.

    © Konstantin Gushcha / 123RF
  • Kitai Gorod , Russia
    Kitai Gorod
    © Carlos Rodrigues / EASYVOYAGE
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