We're exploring caves and pictorial escapes. Drive from Nizhny Novgorod. – Road.Travel

We're exploring caves and pictorial escapes. Drive from Nizhny Novgorod.

Road Trip Route. Enjoy the freshness of the morning forest., Explore the mysterious caves, Ski in the breeze., Take unique pictures in an abandoned church..

You will go on a journey full of adventure and discovery! A ski club, a beautiful abandoned manor house and church, fishing, the famous Ichalkovo caves and horseback riding in nature are waiting for you. Release the memory on your phone, as there will be many beautiful pictures taken.

Unobvious locations, Active Leisure, 🎅 Winter Trips. From: Nizhny Novgorod

Sati Sarkisyan. Travel Expert.

Travel Itinerary and Road Trip Route

Day 1: Terrasky Park. Abandoned manor house.

Your day will begin on the ski slope. Enjoy the fresh air, white snow and vivid emotions. In the afternoon visit the picturesque deserted Orlov-Davydov estate. It's a great place to take beautiful pictures.

Nizhny Novgorod

Gazpromneft filling station #232

Let's hit the road! To feel more confident on the road, come to the filling station "Gazpromneft" - refuel with quality fuel to full, inflate the tires, fill the washbasin and take coffee with healthy snacks! Cool emotions from the trip!

Terrasky Park

In the park, terraces go skiing, snowboarding, tube skiing and even dog sledding. The total length of the ski slopes is 4.6 kilometers. The equipment can be rented. The park is open from Sunday to Thursday from 10 to 20 and on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 to midnight. You can find information on the cost of services and the scheme of the park at [website](http://www.terraskipark.ru/slope-map/).

La Vero

Lunch at a cozy pizzeria in Cstovo. After active skiing, hot pizza will be very handy.

Orlov Manor in Simbilei village

Picturesque mansion of the XIX century. There are 9 original buildings preserved here. Be sure to go inside, climb the remaining steps upstairs, admire the majestic vaults and take many impressive pictures.

Clean Ponds" fishing base

Let's go to the fishing base and try some fishing. Maybe we'll get lucky and catch some heavy carp. It is better to book fishing in advance via the phones indicated on [site](https://www.karp-nn.ru/o-klube/news/akciya-rybalka-po-edinoj-cene.html).


Dine at one of the best restaurants in the area. A varied menu of European dishes, as well as a good wine list.

Day 2: Ichalkovo caves. Abandoned church. Museum of Nature.

From the very hurrah you will go to the Ichalkovsky Bor to explore the famous caves. Visit the abandoned Church of the Savior of Transfiguration to take great pictures. In the afternoon, visit the Wildlife Museum to get to know the local animals and plants. Once you've finished the museum, you'll head to the equestrian club to learn how to stay saddled.

Ichalkovsky Bor

In this thick, mysterious forest, there are several caves that we need to inspect. This place is very popular among adventurers. Be careful and considerate! Possible rockslides! Some caves are home to bats. Take a flashlight, it may be dark inside.

Ichalkovsky quarry

Take rolling pictures in a red quarry.

Tserkov' Spasa Preobrazheniya

Picturesque abandoned church. Come inside and admire the dome through the windows, where light can be seen. This is the perfect place to take many impressive pictures.


I suggest we have lunch at an already familiar restaurant. I'm sure you've noticed the dishes you haven't tasted yet.

Birthday, Museum. S.I. Trofimov Museum, Arzamas district

Museum of Wildlife, carefully created by hunter C.I. Trofimov. Here you can get acquainted with the animals of the area, and the employees of the museum will be glad to give you a tour. Sunday night off.

Kfkh "Tri Gratsii. Arabskiye Loshadi"

I suggest we go for a ride. The equestrian club offers horseback riding training, horseback riding, as well as pleasant walks in the surroundings of nature and pet and take pictures with animals. Make an appointment by phone or at [the Vkontakte Club page](https://vk.com/arabskie_loshadi_v_nizhnem). or by phone: +7 950 625 3380.

Кафе "Волга"

Finish your beautiful day by having dinner on the bank of the Volga river in a very interesting restaurant. There are several wooden houses, a pond and a mill on the territory. In the evening everything is beautifully illuminated. Order fish or meat cooked on fire.

Gazpromneft filling station #233

It's been a long journey, isn't it time for gas? Come to Gazpromneft for quality fuel, coffee and fresh baked goods to prolong the pleasure of the trip.

Nizhny Novgorod