Russian delicacies – Day 1: Russian oven pies and green cabbage cabbage cabbage cabbage pies

A tea party at the samovar with Vasilisa Premudra, baking pies in a Russian oven and the famous Ivanovskie Shi of green cabbage awaits you. It will be delicious and very hearty!
Russian delicacies
Travel distance by car: 293 km.Travel distance on foot: 0 km.Visiting: Shuya, Pon'kino, Chkalovsk, Knyazhikha, Yuzha, Filino, Nizhny Novgorod

Trip duration: 2 days

Maria Gorobets

Nizhny Novgorod

Gazpromneft filling station #209

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Музей им. В.П. Чкалова

History Museums

Visit the memorial museum of Valery Chkalov, the hero of the USSR. Valery Pavlovich Chkalov made a significant contribution to the development of the national aviation, he established his own norms of behavior in the air, opened up new flight opportunities thanks to his analytical mind and talent. For the first time in the world he researched and realized in practice many aerobatics figures, which later became used in air battles. The basis of the museum exposition - photos, documents, personal belongings of V.P.Chkalov, everything that is connected with life and activity of Chkalov - a man and Chkalov - a famous pilot. Please note that the museum is open from Tuesday to Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., on Mondays it is not open. Excursions to the museum by appointment by phone at [site]( A visit to the museum is possible only with masks (bandages or respirators), gloves and a social distance.

Family Estate Dacha

In the Russian hut there's a program "In the Thirtieth Kingdom, in the Southern State..." You will be met by Old Woman Fun, Vasilisa the Wise and the Water Tsar. They will show a theatrical performance with contests for strength, intelligence, wit and other underwater tricks, with Vasilisa roundelays and, of course, funny ditties from the cheerful harmonist, will conduct an exciting tour of the guest house. And they will certainly treat you with sunny cakes, rouge pies, and other fabulous delicacies. They'll also show you how a folk doll was made. Order the program in advance by contacting [site](

Grand Hotel Shuya

Ponkino Village

Have lunch in the village of Ponchino. Here you will enjoy real Russian hospitality with a Russian dinner, where all dishes are prepared with the products of the village. You will taste traditional Ivanovskie shi shi, green from a stove or peasant's soup. The second one will be potatoes with butter and homemade salts and local razno-salts. Then - fragrant tea from coal samovar with sugar to taste and pies to it. Also here in the Russian oven you will bake a cake yourself! For children's groups you can bake "Larks" buns, for adults - mattresses, kulebiaks, pies with sweet or salty filling. Обязательно бронируйте обед и программу [заранее](http://xn--h1adicbeb0i.xn----otbxejd0aj8d.xn--p1ai/%d0%b2%d1%8b%d0%bf%d0%b5%d1%87%d0%ba%d0%b0-%d0%bf%d0%b8%d1%80%d0%be%d0%b3%d0%be%d0%b2/).

Café Bravissimo

We'll have dinner at Cafe Bravissimo. It's a good place to cook Russian homemade food.

Grand Hotel Shuya

The day was rich and very tasty, it's time for us to rest. I recommend breakfast at the hotel.