Nizhny Novgorod, land of arts and crafts

From: Nizhny Novgorod To: Nizhny Novgorod Theme: Heritage Grade: Easy Season: January-December Destination: Nizhniy Novgorod Rate from 672 USD

Have already been to Moscow and Saint Petersburg? Russians will say you have not yet been to Russia. Why not to go off traditional limits and travel to ...Nizhny Novgorod on the Volga River? One of the most interesting and yet undiscovered places with long and rich history, this centre of national crafts and Volga river summer navigation attraction is in fact a year round destination thanks to its cultural heritage, arts, beautiful nature and nice people.

Itinerary

Every decent Russian town has its own Kremlin. Nizhny Novgorod is lucky to host one of the most beautiful provincial Kremlins built on high Volga river banks. Apparently, you will get the compete set of Russian's attractions: the Kremlin, the State Art Museum with a collection of icons and national crafts dated back to XIV century, wooden architecture on streets and an open-air museum of traditional architecture and cultures, beautiful churches, ancient monasteries, great traditional Russian food and heartily people. Plus your bonuses: no traffic jams like in the main cities, no crowds and then, there is a cable car crossing one of the world's largest Volga River during a spectacular 13-minutes ride!

Inclusions

Have already been to Moscow and Saint Petersburg? Russians will say you have not yet been to Russia! The two cities are most visited by international travelers, however Russia is way too larger and has so much else to explore. Why not to go off traditional limits and travel to ...Nizhniy Novgorod on the Volga River? One of the most interesting and yet undiscovered places with long and rich history, this centre of national crafts and Volga river summer navigation attraction is in fact a year round destination thanks to its cultural heritage, arts, beautiful nature and nice people.

Dates & rates

This tour operates year round

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Trip

Ride the famous T-55 or T-62 tank in Moscow

If you are interested in the history of tanks, or simply want to know more about this world-famous Russian feature, just go on a test drive! We are sure that you will like the van. Allow at least half a day for this tour as we go outside of the city to special military fields.

Extra cost, pp: 1578 USD

TOTAL TRIP COSTS: 672 USD
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