East zone tour in Nizhny Novgorod: Neighborhood of the Tsars and Soviet era

East zone tour in Nizhny Novgorod: Neighborhood of the Tsars and Soviet era (Nizhny Novgorod history). Stroll through the east of Nizhni Novgorod every day from Monday to Sunday from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. with advance booking. Visiting Nizhni Novgorod on an tour is ideal.

During the East Tour Nizhni Novgorod we will tell you the history of the creation of the city that will be the protagonist in this tour you will take with us. In this tour we will tell you a lot about the presence of the Tsars in this city and how they developed it to protect Moscow from possible invasions. Also about the monasteries that are here and the years from 1917 to the 90’s in this wonderful city.

Stroll through the east of Nizhni Novgorod

Tour in the historical Nizhny Novgorod in English. We will visit places of relevance of Soviet history in Nizhni Novgorod, the most important historical places in Nizhny Novgorod:

  • The Minina and Pozharsky square
  • The eastern part of the Nizhni Novgorod Kremlin
  • The Monument of Chkalov
  • The stairs of Chkalov (the largest stairs of Russia)
  • The Embankment of the Upper Volga
  • The State Museum of Rukavishnikov
  • The mosque of Nizhni Novgorod
  • Pechersky’s Ascension Monastery

Strolling through the east of Nizhni Novgorod will end when you arrive at the Monastery of the Assumption of Pechersky where we can rest taking a delicious tea and savoring delicious homemade Russian empanadas for later if you wish for an additional cost, take a walk around the Monastery counting your curiosities and relevant facts.

If you want to explore the historical Nizhny Novgorod, book now for a walk in the east of Nizhny Novgorod.

Visit Nizhny Novgorod on an excursion and other places of interest, only with Free Tour Russia.

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Price per Person20€
Start time: 13:30
Duration: 2h.
Includes: English guide, tickets to the monastery.
Does not include: Tip for the guide
Language English

We take excursions in groups, throughout the year, with designed schedules for your best enjoyment.

Bookings can be made on the same day of tour (depends on availability).

Children under 12 years old go free.

The minimum number of people is 2 or the payment thereof

You can cancel up to 24 hours before writing to our contact email:

 Lugar de encuentro Nizhni Novgorod

Our meeting point

Our tours depart from the same place in Nizhni Novgorod in Kuzma Minin Square, next to the monument of Kuzma Minin, in front of the main gate of the Nizhni Novgorod Kremlin.

Address: Ulitsa Varvarskaya, Nizhnij Novgorod, Nizhegorodskaya oblast ‘, 603005

You can ask for information on how to find the place:

Phone: + 7-985-182-46-72 (whasApp)

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Tour Reviews

5.00 based on 6 reviews
3 February, 2020

The whole tour was great, very good tour

3 February, 2020

The tour is great, I had a great time

4 February, 2020

I loved the tour, I learned a lot

4 February, 2020

It was very good throughout this tour

5 February, 2020

It was great all the way, congratulations for such an excellent job

6 February, 2020

Very good tour

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