Hunting and fishing

In the Nizhny Novgorod region there are southern taiga forests where bears, elks, wolves, foxes, hares, badgers, hazel hens, black grouses, wood grouses and ducks can still be found. The picturesque Volga and Oka, forest and steppe rivers and lakes are full of fish. Krasnye Baki, Sokolskoe, Vqskresenskoye, Varnavino and Vetluga districts are most favourable…

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River cruises

Jorneys down Russian rivers Journeys down Russian rivers are a source of unforgettable impressions and immense pleasure. If you take a river cruise you will see many beautiful places, you will learn many interesting facts and will have a chance to enjoy nature. You will enjoy the unforgettable Volga sunsets and dawns and will remember…

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Lyskovo

The cradle of Russian trade. Lyskovo is situated in a picturesque place on the right-hand bank of the Volga 90 kilometers away from Nizhny Novgorod. It was first mentioned in the 14th century as a fortress on the Sundovik river built to protect the Russians against the Tatar raids. In the 17th century Lyskovo became…

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Bor

Bor Nizhny Novgorod Satelitte Вor on the picturesque left-hand bank of the Volga is only 19 kilometers far from Nizhny Novgorod. Bor was first mentioned in chronicles in the 13th century under the name of Vezlomskaya Sloboda, which was founded in the mouth of the Vezloma river. Later Kopytovskaya Sloboda and Nikolskaya Sloboda joined it.…

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Chkalovsk

The home town of Valery Chkalov, a grate Russian test-pilot. The roots of Chkalovsk go back to an old 15th century settlement — Vasileva Sloboda — this name was given to it to honour its founder Prince Vasily Yuriyevich, the son of Yuri Dolgorukiy. Today there are only two streets with a few nice wooden…

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Balakhna

The home town of Kuzma Minin The town of Balakhna, one of the oldest in Russia, was founded back in 1474 and has the status of a Historical Town of the Russian Federation. Balakhna is the home town of Russian patriot Kuzma Minin. At the beginning of the 17th century Kuzma Minin and Dmitry Pozharsky…

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Svtloyar

The Invisible Town of Kitezh The Invisible Town of Kitezh Kitezhskaya Rus is a fantastic picturesque land with many legends about it. Pavel Melnikov-Pechersky wrote about Nizhegorodian Zavolzhye: «Russia has been standing on purity there since ancient times — it is preserved until now as it was in the times of our ancestors*. One of…

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Semenov

The Capital of Golden Khokhloma The Capital of Golden Khokhloma Semenov is an ancient centre for decorative woodworking. The area is rich with woods, and was largely settled in the 17th century. It gathered many skilled craftsmen from among the Old Believer community and as well as fugitive artisans who were experts in woodcarving and…

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Gorodets

The town of craftsmen Gorodets The oldest city of the Nizhny Novgorod region, the pearl of the region — Gorodets is situated 70 kilometers away from Nizhny Novgorod, on the left-hand bank of the Volga. The town was founded in 1152 by Prince Yuri Dolgorukiy as a fortress aimed to defend the most remote lands…

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Pavlovo

The Russian capital of metalworkers The ancient city of metalworkers, the Russian capital of metalworkers — Pavlovo — is located on the high right-hand bank of the Oka river. It was founded back in the 13th century. Various crafts started to develop rapidly in Pavlovo, which was situated along the waterway from Moscow to the…

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Bogorodsk

The Versailles of Nizhniy Novgorod The beautiful and cozy town of Bogorodsk emerged from a small 16th-century settlement, which was situated on the road from Nizhny Novgorod to Murom. The settlement got its name after a chapel of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin that was built there. In 1615 Bogorodsk was granted to one…

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Bolshoe Boldino

Bolshoe Boldino is an intimate nook that has much to do with life and wotk of great Russian poet Alexandet Pushkin. An old manor, a park with a seties of small lakes and waterfalls, an alley of silver birches and weeping willows, the sweet smell of an apple orchard, fairytale summer houses and bridges, a…

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Diveevo

Diveevo is renowned for Serafimo-Diveyevsky Convent of Saint Trinity, one of the shrines of the Russian Otthodox Church, the so-called fourth house of Vitgin Mary. In the convent mete are relics of a great Russian Orthodox Saint — Saint Seraphim of Sarov. Seraphim of Sarov is one of the few saints whose life was devoted…

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Arzamas

Arzamas is a Moscow nook (The resurrection Cathedral in Arzamas has a dominant position on the Cathedral square. It was built in honor of the victory of Russian people in the Patriotic war of 1812. The building went 5.5 million bricks, 1,000 cubic meters of crushed stone for foundations and 164 ton of iron. The…

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Nizhny Novgorod

Glorius and Renowned Nizhny Novgorod has been referred to as renowned and glorious since bygone days. No doubt that it was not only for mere benefit but also because of inspiration that Prince of Vladimir and Suzdal Principality Yuri Vsevolodovich, a grandson of Yuri Dolgorukiy and the founder of Moscow, founded the city of Nizhny…

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Nizhny Novgorod region map

Nizhny Novgorod region

Tourism, leisure and recreation

Metal staircase

Metal staircase of the 19th century

Metal staircase

Metal staircase of the 19th century. Nizhny Novgorod. City clinical hospital № 38 Ilyinskaya street, 78,

Cottage made of red bricks.

Cottage

Street view cottage village.

cottage village

The road to the village.

village

Frost and sun.

Frost and sun

Cooking on camp fire.

Cooking

Winter in Russia.

Winter

Winter evening on Russian field.

Winter evening

A snowy field

A snowy

Snowy road.

Snowy road

Birch hoarfrost.

Birch hoarfrost.

Layer cake. Napoleon.

Napoleon.

cake

Layer cake

Cup of tea and a piece of cake.

Cup of tea and a piece of cake.

Stuffed cabbage

cabbage rolls

Night skiing. Coastal Park. Naberezhnye Chelny.

Coastal Park. Naberezhnye Chelny.

 Coastal Park. Naberezhnye Chelny.

Coastal Park on the map.
Russia, Republic of Tatarstan, Naberezhnye Chelny, Coastal Park on the map.

Snowman

Iceman

Boxes of ice blocks-lit from the inside. Looks very nice and well illuminates the space.

Looks very nice and well illuminates the space.

In the fountain herd beautifully painted bulls of ice.

In the fountain herd beautifully painted bulls of ice.

Summer fountain in the square Azatlyk, decorated for the Christmas holidays.

Summer fountain in the square Azatlyk, decorated for the Christmas holidays.

The main new year tree of Naberezhnye Chelny 2014.

Naberezhnye Chelny 2014.

hristmas panorama decorated square. View on the Business-center «Skullcap»

hristmas panorama decorated square

Christmas panorama decorated square. View on the Business-center «Skullcap» (left photo), (Business center «Skullcap». 2\18. Tatarstan, Naberezhnye Chelny, Str. Khasan Tufan, 12).

New year tree. Inside the tree – Smeshariki.

Inside the tree - Smeshariki.

New year tree. Smeshariki.

New year tree. Inside the tree – Smeshariki. Children like very much. The correct approach to the organization of the event, aimed mainly at children. Naberezhnye Chelny. the 2014.

A large gift box. The decoration of the new year squares.

The decoration of the new year squares.

Great Christmas balloon. The decoration of the new year squares.

 The decoration of the new year squares.

The Carriage Cinderella. Figures that decorate the new year celebration.

The Carriage Cinderella. Figures that decorate the new year celebration.

The Carriage Cinderella

carriage Cinderella

Night panorama of the square Azatlyk front of the city hall during the new year holidays. New year tree.

New year tree

Night panorama of the square Azatlyk front of the city hall during the new year holidays. New year tree. Naberezhnye Chelny. 2014

Three merry snowman.

snowman

The new year celebrations on the main Christmas tree in the city of Naberezhnye Chelny. 2014

The new year celebrations on the main Christmas tree in the city of Naberezhnye Chelny. 2014

Avenue Azatlyk. Naberezhnye Chelny. The city’s main Christmas tree.

Avenue Azatlyk. Naberezhnye Chelny. The city's main Christmas tree.

Santa Claus underneath the Christmas tree.

Santa Claus underneath the Christmas tree.

Christmas ball highlighted garland.

Christmas ball highlighted garland.

The stairs leading up to the entrance in the organ hall

in the organ hall

The stairs leading up to the entrance in the organ hall. The ladder is equipped with an Elevator – lift for disabled. The interior of the first floor of the organ hall is decorated in light colours. The stone is always relevant and appropriate for areas of cultural destination.

A large chandelier – side view.

A large chandelier - side view.

Square lamps in the niches.

Square lamps

Big round chandelier transfigures the interior

Big round chandelier

Big round chandelier transfigures the interior, adjusts to touch something big, bright and beautiful. The foyer of the organ hall. Naberezhnye Chelny.

The interior on the second floor in the foyer of the organ hall in Naberezhnye Chelny

The interior

The interior on the second floor in the foyer of the organ hall in Naberezhnye Chelny. Three vertical paintings create the effect of high ceilings, and the placement of paintings in portals interior makes this ensemble independent element of the interior.

General view of the organ hall in Naberezhnye Chelny.

organ hall in Naberezhnye Chelny.

General view on the organ.

view on the organ.

Often installed spots create the effect of a starry sky.

Often installed spots

Ceiling lighting close-set level.

Ceiling lighting

Pipe organ.

organ pipe