Destination guide

Artsy Nizhny Novgorod will entice you

Take a vacation to Nizhny Novgorod and enjoy the area's theater scene, monuments and museums. Renowned for its ice skating, riverfront and forests, this city welcomes all visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Nizhny Novgorod

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Nizhny Novgorod a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nizhny Novgorod Volga Aerial Tramway (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Bor Volga Aerial Tramway (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Limpopo Zoo (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • The Nizhny Novgorod ring (21 mi / 33.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Nizhny Novgorod

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Nizhny Novgorod is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fedorovsky Embankment (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Kulibin Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Pushkin Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Park 1 Maya (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Lesopark Shchelokovskiy Khutor (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Stankozavoda Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Nizhny Novgorod

Fly into Nizhniy Novgorod (GOJ-Nizhniy Novgorod Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.1 mi (17.9 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Nizhniy Novgorod Station or Nizhniy Novgorod Sortirov Station to see more of the city. You can get around Nizhny Novgorod by catching a ride on the metro at Moskovskaya Station, Chkalovskaya Station or Kanavinskaya Station.

Where to stay around Nizhniy Novgorod?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 21 holiday lettings near Nizhniy Novgorod. From 20 Condos/Apartments to 19 Studios, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Nizhniy Novgorod area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Nizhniy Novgorod?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Nizhniy Novgorod. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Nizhny Novgorod State Academic Theatre of Drama: 21 holiday homes
  • Nizhny Novgorod Stadium: 21 holiday homes
  • Nizhny Novgorod State Bank: 21 holiday homes
  • Museum of the History of Medieval Punishments: 21 holiday homes
  • Nizhniy Novgorod Station: 21 holiday homes

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What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Nizhniy Novgorod?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Nizhniy Novgorod. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Nizhny Novgorod State Academic Theatre of Drama: 21 holiday rentals
  • Nizhny Novgorod Stadium: 21 holiday rentals
  • Nizhny Novgorod State Bank: 21 holiday rentals
  • Museum of the History of Medieval Punishments: 21 holiday rentals
  • Nizhniy Novgorod Station: 21 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Nizhniy Novgorod listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.