Nizhny Novgorod artisans from antiquity to the present day


Nizhny Novgorod - Gorodets
(2 days / 1 night)

The tour program introduces the history, culture, architecture of Nizhny Novgorod, commercial and merchant traditions of the past and their continuation in the modern tradition. Visiting the ancient Russian City Gorodets — the oldest city of NN, where finished life Grand Duke Alexander Nevsky. Tourists will acquaint with history and its folk crafts (painting, wood carving, embroidery, spice cakes)

1st day.

Meeting and assistance by our representative with greeting sign in the centre of the railway station hall (under the chandelier). Transfer to the hotel, accommodation, check-out time is 12/00, providing accommodation after excursion is available. Breakfast

Sightseeing excursions of the city, visiting NN Trade Fair, Strogonovskaya Church, merchant houses, places which are connected with the names of famous NN residents, such as I.P.Kulibin, M. Gorky, V.P.Chkalov, N.A. Dobrolubov, T.G. Shevchenko

Visit to M/A/ Gorky Childhood Museum (“Kashirin House”) (the example of urban lifestyle of the late XIX th century)/ or the Museum of History of Art Crafts/ or A.M. Gorky Museum

Lunch in the city-centre

Walking excursion to the historic city-centre, the Kremlin and the major pedestrian street of the city- Bolshaya Pokrovskaya St

Spare time

Transfer to the hotel and excursions

2nd day.

Breakfast. Check —out .

Arrival to Gorodets. Sightseeing excursions of the city. A walk along the embankment. Visit to the local history museum — “Countess Panina’s house” and/or museum of samovars. Lunch in the city . Visit to spice cake shop. Arrival to NN, Transfer to the railway station, Spare (free) time

The end of the tour program approximately at 6 p.m.

Transport is provided for excursion

Price per person, rubles

The price of the tour includes: accommodation, 2 meals per day, transport and excursion services, master class, transfer

(Pay attention)!

· Hotel check-out time is 12/00, providing accommodation after excursion is available

· The Firm(Agency) reserves the right to change the sequence of excursions and substitute them with excursions of equal value

· Suites and Junior Suites are available if required

Agency charge — 10 %