Nizhny Novgorod

1
The top position
in the rating of the most comfortable cities to live in Russia (109th place in the world according to Numbeo Quality of Life Index ranking)
4
hours
you need to get to Moscow from Nizhny Novgorod
1.2
million people
the population of Nizhny Novgorod (in the year 2018)
246
cultural objects
Theatres, museums, cinemas, cafes/restaurants, sightseeing and architectural monuments
648
sports facilities
Stadiums, sports and recreation centres, sports grounds and schools.

10 facts about Nizhny Novgorod

Here you will find out how Cheburashka, one of the most famous Russian cartoon figures, is connected with the city, how many steps the most famous stairs have, what Russian widely known films were shot in Nizhny Novgorod and many other facts.

Transport network

In Nizhny Novgorod, a large transport network operates: there is the underground as well as a well-developed system of overland transportation that gets you to any part of the city.

Parks

Parks and public gardens cover more than 20% of the city territory.

Most well-known sights

Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin, Chkalov Stairs, cableway and a great variety of other sights.

Where to stay?

There are a lot of accommodation offers in addition to residences in the city: apartments, hostels, hotels with different pricing.

Where to eat?

You can enjoy a variety of places for the youth where good pastime with groupmates is assured.