Excursions in Novosibirsk
Today Novosibirsk - is not onlyRussia's largest metropolis and cultural center of the whole of Siberia. Located at the intersection of two major transport routes to the country - Trans-Siberian railway and the Ob River - just a few decades, it has evolved from a young settlement in the main city of Siberia. No wonder that tourists come here from all over Russia, to visit interesting excursions in Novosibirsk.
Walking through the city's attractions
The city is still young, in 2013, residents celebratedanniversary - from Novosibirsk founding 120 years have passed. First guests visit the city's historic center. Until now carefully preserved place where the first settlement was laid. Also retained first brick building, built in the city. This is the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. In the church are preserved relics of the saint and a few old icons.
After inspecting the place of the city foundation, isgo to the home area, take a stroll through the streets. Sights of the city is closely connected with the name of the architect AD Kryachkova who designed many beautiful buildings in Novosibirsk. Sightseeing tours in Novosibirsk include evening walks. Late in the evening of tourists waiting for the perfect show tsvetomuzykalny fountain on the waterfront.
The world of wildlife and museums
In addition to historical monuments in Novosibirsk settled many unique complexes, telling about the unique Siberian nature. Among them:
- History Museum (Wildlife Division);
- Novosibirsk Zoo;
- Museum of Geology;
- Paleontological Museum;
- Zoo museum;
- Botanical Garden.
Novosibirsk in the Soviet years became one of thescientific centers of the country and is still considered to be theirs by right. In the greenhouses of the Botanical Garden there are about 10,000 different varieties of plants. Indifferent to the beauty of some exotic species of flowers will not be able to stay one!
Novosibirsk For lovers of art opena unique museum, located in the open air: Railway Museum. The collection of about 70 species of steam locomotives, diesel locomotives and wagons. All machinery used to go on the Siberian railway. Now, the collection is a 6-track lanes and open to the public.
Tour of Novosibirsk temples
For people interested in religion, not so long agotour of local churches has been developed. Besides the Orthodox churches in Novosibirsk there is a Catholic church and Islamic mosque. During the tour will acquaint visitors with the history of the churches located in the city.