With the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ just around the corner, Russia is currently in full-swing preparations for the global football championship. The country has selected 11 host cities as match venues of the 2018 World Cup™, and they are:
- St. Petersburg
- Nizhny Novgorod
Dates for FIFA World Cup Russia 2018™ –14 June to 15 July 2018
The beautiful city of Moscow, the capital city of Russia is ready to welcome you. Are you ready with your itinerary? If not, then we come to your rescue and here we give you complete details about Moscow and its surroundings.
Magnificent and Magnetic Moscow:
Moscow is a beautiful city of vivid colors. From golden cathedral domes glinting in the evening sun to the crimson towers of the Kremlin Wall looming over Red Square, this magnificent city makes for a memorable visual journey. A unique blend of Asia and Europe, Moscow has something for everyone.
Moscow airport name: Domodedovo airport (DME)
Best Places to Visit in Moscow:
Moscow Kremlin: The center of the Russian state and the residence of the President of Russia, it symbolizesthe country’s magnificence.
Red Square: Moscow’s most visited attraction and the center of Russian history.
St Basil’s Cathedral: This holy place is a wonder of architecture and boasts of nine altars, which are spread out on a single foundation.
Bolshoi Theatre: The most famous theatre in Moscow shows around 3-4 different operas and 2-3 ballets every year.
Izmaylovo: The largest and best-known flea market is the perfect place for souvenirs and Soviet antiques. Top party destinations: City Space, O2 Lounge.
- Landmark city hotel
- Best western plus Vega hotel & convention center
- Holiday Inn Moscow suschevsky
- Izmailovo Delta hotel
Flights to Take you to Moscow:
- Dubai to Moscow: flydubai, Gulf Air, Pegasus Airlines, Turkish Airlines, and Aeroflot
- Abu Dhabi to Moscow: Gulf Air, Emirates, Turkish Airlines, and Air Baltic
- Cairo to Moscow: Egyptair, Etihad Airways, Turkish Airlines, and Lufthansa Airlines
- Kuwait to Moscow: Fly Dubai, Middle East Airlines, and Etihad Airways
- Sharjah to Moscow: Egyptair
Luzhniki & Spartak Stadium – An Overview
Moscow is all set to host 12 games in total in its two stadiums – Luzhniki Stadium and Spartak Stadium. Luzhniki stadium is the center of the FIFA World Cup 2018™, where the grand opening and final match will be held.
Luzhniki stadium Capacity: 81,000
Spartak Stadium Capacity: 45,360
The total driving distance from Luzhniki Stadium to airport: 28 miles or 45 kilometers.
The total driving distance from Spartak Stadium to airport: 1 hr 26 minutes or 59.7 kilometers.
Matches to be held: Final, one semi-final, one round-of-16 game, and four group games
Luzhniki Stadium – 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Match Schedule
14 June 2018 18:00 – Russia vs. Saudi Arabia – Group A
17 June 2018 18:00 – Germany vs. Mexico – Group F
20 June 2018 15:00 – Portugal vs. Morocco – Group B
26 June 2018 17:00 – Denmark vs. France – Group C
1 July 2018 17:00 – 1B vs. 2A – Round of 16
11 July 2018 21:00 – W59 vs. W60 – Semi Final
15 July 2018 18:00 – W61 vs. W62 – Final
Spartak Stadium – 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Match Schedule
16 June 2018 16:00 – Argentina vs Iceland – Group D
19 June 2018 15:00 – Poland vs Senegal – Group H
23 June 2018 15:00 – Belgium vs Tunisia – Group B
26 June 2018 17:00 – Serbia vs Brazil – Group C
3 July 2018 21:00 – 1H vs 2G – Round of 16
Watching football on TV is injustice to the excitement the game holds. Watch it live with all the cheer around.
Get ready for the grand fanfare!