Independent travel to Nizhny Novgorod
Antique shopping is often Nizhny Novgorodcalled the third capital of Russia. There are many attractions and monuments of Russian architecture, but because the city on the right was in the list of the 100 most famous version of the UNESCO.
When to go to Nizhniy Novgorod?
The climate in Lower differs little from Moscow. The summer can be hot, and in city streets at this time usually roam the crowds of tourists organized. That is why independent travelers prefer to go to Lower the end of August or in September when it's "Indian Summer" and on the Oka, which flows here into the Volga River, can be seen especially beautiful sunsets. Winter in Nizhny arranged Christmas week and Shrovetide festivities, held in the autumn fairs and festivals dedicated to harvesting.
How to get to Nizhny Novgorod?
The fastest way to Moscow and Nizhny aviation links. Flying in an airplane takes at least an hour, and the road from Nizhny Novgorod airport to the center - about 15 minutes. Trains depart from the capital of both the Kursk and from the Kazan station and arrive in Nizhny after 5-7 hours. Slightly more expensive, but almost twice as fast will travel by high speed train "Sapsan", which starts with the Kursk station in Moscow.
Settle in Nizhny Novgorod is possible as in hotels,and in apartments handed over rent. Both options have their pros and cons. Hotels presented for every taste and offer varying degrees of amenities and service. Sure it would be cheaper apartment for a few days, in which, in addition to a pleasant value, there is a possibility to settle a large company for the same money.
Argue about taste
Lunch and dinner without catastrophic consequencesfor the family budget in Nizhny Novgorod you can afford in many institutions. Expensive restaurants are concentrated in the heart and in reputable hotels, and cafes and canteens easier - just off the main tourist trail. The kitchen in the Lower institutions provided for all tastes: from the exotic East to the now traditional caucasian.
Cognitive and exciting
Determined overnight, you can go totour of the city. Home architectural celebrity around here - Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin, whose construction began in the XVI century. Stone fortress reliably protected the city from attacks of enemies, and today its thirteen towers are the hallmark of the ancient city. A great way to stay in panoramic views of the third Russian capital - a tour on a boat on the river or walk along the Kremlin wall.