The capital and the most populous city of Russia will host 12 important matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, these 12 games will include Opening Match and Final Match. The city is situated on the Moskva River and the name Moscow is derived from that.
The city is home to the President of Russia and is a major economic and political center of Eastern Europe. Moscow is the largest city on the entire European Continent.
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The city has developed over the ages around the Moscow Kremlin, which is a fortified complex in the heart of the city. After the USSR dissolved, Moscow became the capital of Russian Federation and it became a popular place for retailing, lifestyles and services.
The average High temperature during the month of June and July is 22.00 degree Celsius or 71.6 degrees Fahrenheit and 24.3 degree Celsius and 75.7 degrees Fahrenheit respectively.
The average low temperature during the Month of June and July is 7.7 degree Celsius or 45.9 degrees Fahrenheit and 12.1 degree Celsius or 53.8 degrees Fahrenheit respectively.
Following are the hotels near the Luzhniki Stadium and Spartak Stadium:-
|Name of the Hotel||Address||Distance from Luzhniki Stadium
|Blues Hotel||Dovatora Ulitsa 8, Khamovniki, 119048 Moscow, Russia||1.2 Kms||75|
|Hotel Olimp||Dovatora Ulitsa, 13, Khamovniki, 119048 Moscow, Russia||1.2 Kms||55|
|Novotel Moscow Kievskaya||Kievskaya Ulitsa 2, Dorogomilovo, 121059 Moscow, Russia||3.1 Kms||80|
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Volokolamskoye hwy, 89/1, Moscow, Russia
Vasiliya Petushkova St., 25, Moscow 125373, Russia
|DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Moscow – Marina||
Leningradskoye Hwy., 39/1, Moscow 125212, Russia
Rail:- Moscow has 9 rail terminals which connect it to different parts of Europe and Asia. The Rail network is fully integrated with the Metro Network of Moscow.
Road:- The Moscow Ring Road runs within Moscow city Limits and connects the various parts of the City.
Air:- The city has five commercial airports out of which the Sheremetyevo International Airport handles about 60 % of the international flights. There are a number of smaller airports which are used for private aircrafts and charter planes.
Places to visit
The capital of Russia is one of the top tourist destination in the world. One can visit Red Square, St. Basil’s Cathedral, Moscow Kremlin, The Armoury, Bolshoi Theatre, Sokolniki Park and Old Arbat Street. The Ostankino Tower is one of the main tourist attractions in Moscow. For museum lovers, there is The State Tretyakov Gallery.
All the matches of Moscow Host City will be played in two stadiums Luzhniki Stadium and Spartak Stadium which is popularly know as Otkrytiye Arena. Moscow is the most important host city for the world cup as it will host the opening and the final match of 2018 FIFA World Cup. Both the Stadiums combined will host a total of 12 matches of FIFA World Cup 2018.