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    Sightseeing tour of Nizhny Novgorod "The City of the Volga and the Oka"

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    Place: Nizhny Novgorod, Russia,
    Duration: 3 hours

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    • Sightseeing tour of Nizhny Novgorod "The City of the Volga and the Oka"
    • Sightseeing tour of Nizhny Novgorod "The City of the Volga and the Oka"
    • Sightseeing tour of Nizhny Novgorod "The City of the Volga and the Oka"
    • Sightseeing tour of Nizhny Novgorod "The City of the Volga and the Oka"
    • Sightseeing tour of Nizhny Novgorod "The City of the Volga and the Oka"

    What to expect

    A sightseeing tour is a journey that is short in duration, but very rich in impressions that you can get while walking through Nizhny Novgorod. In general, it should be noted that Nizhny Novgorod by the number of attractions can compete if not with Moscow and St. Petersburg, then with many European towns - for sure. In Nizhny Novgorod, as well as in those very towns, the main attractions are concentrated in the city center. Traditionally, a sightseeing tour of Nizhny Novgorod passes through the historical center, capturing the Upper and Lower Volga embankments, streets that have preserved their historical identity - the Ilinskaya , Rozhdestvenskaya , pedestrian Great Pokrovskaya , as well as the main square of the city - Minin and Pozharsky and Gorky . You will see the Kremlin and the replaced Chkalovskaya staircase - one of the longest stairs (a rare excursion will cost without recounting its steps).

    In the Kremlin, guides will tell you the history of the foundation of the city, all the major milestones of its existence. A lot of interesting facts are stored in the history of the city on the arrow of two great rivers.

    For example, what is important, the founder of Nizhny Novgorod - Prince Yuri Vsevolodovich - one of the few princes in the history of Rus, who was listed as a saint. Here, in the Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin, the military history of the city, which has become the "rear of the front", is also collected - you can see the guns and transports of World War II on the Walk of Fame, located to the left of the entrance to Dmitrievskaya Tower.

    On the road from one street to the other you will see a lot of monuments and memorial places. Particularly well-known in Nizhni Novgorod are the monuments to Chkalov, Gorkov and Minin. Cast in the bronze eminent Nizhny Novgorod - a favorite place for meetings and visits of local residents. In addition, making a fact-finding tour of the city, you can visit all viewing platforms, from where you can see breathtaking views of the Volga and the Oka, the endless plains and amazing architecture of the city. We are confident , that the city will open to you from a new unusual side, and the tour will give a lot of positive emotions and wonderful photos.