This historical, cultural and administrative center of Nizhny Novgorod was built in 1500 as a Middle-Age stronghold, and it was taken by an enemy. Archangel Michael Cathedral has been used as a family chapel by the great princes of Nizhny Novgorod. Today the remains of Kuzma Minin, the great patriot of Russia, found their rest here. The Kremlin is a home for the Fine Arts Museum, the Nizhny Novgorod Philharmonia, and an exposition of the military technology from the WWII period. Tourists may visit the Kremlin walls and the Dmitri Tower. The most beautiful sights on the Volga and on the trans-Volga region can be admired from the Kremlin boulevard. The Kremlin is within 30 minutes’ walk from the AZIMUT Hotel Nizhny Novgorod.
This is the world’s only private art gallery that exhibits images created using a unique technique called “floral mosaics”. To create his works the artist, A. N. Yurkov, has been using only glue and parts of leaves from different trees and grasses. His workmanship is, however, so delicate and precise that no one can really grasp it. You may see it with your own eyes: Yurkov’s creations adorn the walls of a guest room called Apartments (Suite of Rooms) at the AZIMUT Hotel Nizhny Novgorod.
The Annunciation Monastery founded in the 13th century was an outpost that guarded the city from the south, from the side of the Oka river. Today five churches and three cloister buildings make up the architectural complex, which is enclosed by a low stone wall. The monastery is located 5 minutes away from the AZIMUT Hotel Nizhny Novgorod. If you simply walk down the stairway, you will find yourself in the oldest monastery of the city!
The Nizhny Novgorod Circus is, by the way, the largest circus complex in Europe. In a new season it always makes locals and city guests happy with its spectacular new programs. The space has 2118 seats for spectators; the diameter of its arena is equal to a 6-storey-high building, and the total area of the circus complex equals 30 thousand square meters!
Quarks is a unique museum providing popular explanations of natural phenomena and scientific laws. It is located at the Nizhny Novgorod Fair complex, taking up an area of 1600 square meters. The coupon for the show is valid only with the entrance ticket.
Nizhny Novgorod is one of the most vibrant cities of Russia with lots of attractions. Its symbol is the famous cape Strelka at the confluence of the Oka and the Volga. Having a population of over 1.2 million inhabitants, Nizhny Novgorod however retains a comfort and a pleasant atmosphere typical for smaller towns. It is a perfect place for a city break. Surely you will get a great pleasure visiting it, especially if you will choose the right hotel in Nizhny Novgorod. AZIMUT Hotel Nizhny Novgorod 3* offers low prices and the high quality service.
The hotel in the center of Nizhny Novgorod
AZIMUT Hotel Nizhny Novgorod is a hotel on the bank of the Oka overlooking the Strelka, located near Kanavinsky bridge. Perhaps this is one of the hotels in Nizhny Novgorod with the most convenient location. After crossing the bridge, you will immediately come to the Strelka with its unusual atmosphere, fresh air, and the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. Near the hotel AZIMUT Hotel Nizhny Novgorod is situated the Annunciation Monastery. In a 10-minutes´ walk away you find a historic street Rozhdestvenka with the famous church of Stroganoff and half an hour away from the hotel there is the Kremlin of Nizhny Novgorod with several museums and Chkalov staircase which is the largest sightseeing platform of the city. Nearby the Kremlin begins Pokrovka street known as one of the most beautiful pedestrian streets of Russia with numerous cafes, street art and music and the unique architecture.
You can book different excursions in Nizhny Novgorod, or go to the famous Diveyevo convent.
Save you money going on a business trip to Nizhny Novgorod
If you are looking for a hotel going on a business trip to Nizhny Novgorod, AZIMUT Hotel Nizhny Novgorod will offer you many advantages. Across the river is located Nizhny Novgorod Fair. You can save on a business trip booking a room with half board in AZIMUT Hotel Nizhny Novgorod. Breakfast and dinner are served in the cafe AZIMUT. Two conference halls of the hotel (up to 50 and up to 200 people) and a meeting room allow organize a presentation or a business meeting at the hotel. Here you will be able to treat your partners to a dinner or to offer them a standing buffet
"Swifts" and "swallows"
It is easy to get from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod by the high-speed trains "Swallow" (Lastochka) and "Swift" (Strizh), running several times a day. The trip takes about 3,5 hours. Another 10 minutes (5 km) from the Moscow railway station in Nizhny Novgorod and you are in AZIMUT Hotel Nizhny Novgorod. The airport of Nizhny Novgorod is located in a half an hour of driving away from the hotel. In the hotel you can book a taxi from the train station or airport transfers.On our website, we are pleased to offer you accommodation in the hotels of AZIMUT chain at the best price of the day and prepare various special offers. Travel along our beautiful Russia, making stops in its prominent business and tourist cities: Moscow and St. Petersburg, Ufa and Novosibirsk, Sochi and Vladivostok.