Learn the secrets of mining at the underground museum in Peselany.. To paint a nesting doll with your own hands.. Visit Diveevo and the Royal Skete.. Admire the beauty of the monastery on an island in the middle of Lake Vorseme..

Available beauty for Nizhny Novgorod residents: underground museums, nesting matryoshkas and old monasteries.

Not far from Nizhny Novgorod are the cities of the so-called "Golden Ring". It is not necessary to speak about their popularity. But you can also find old monasteries, temples with relics of saints and centers of folk crafts in Nizhny Novgorod region. There are also unusual museums and very picturesque places for walks. This guide will tell you how to see all the beauties in two days.

Available beauty for Nizhny Novgorod residents: underground museums, nesting matryoshkas and old monasteries.

2 days itinerary by Marina Voronchikhina - History and Culture - 1 Hotel

Road Trip Categories: History and Culture

Day 1: Mining Museum, Royal Skete, Diveevo.


In the morning we will go to the only museum in Russia, opened in the underground mine of the existing gypsum plant. Then we will visit the famous Tsarskiy skit and walk along Diveevo with its monastic complex.
Visiting: Diveyevo, Arzamas, Bebyayevo, Blizhneye Borisovo, Nizhny Novgorod

Day 2: Matryoshki in the village of Voznesenskoye and Holy Trinity Ostrovo-Yezersky Monastery


In the morning we will go to Voznesenskoye, the center of production of nesting dolls and other souvenirs made of wood. Then we'll gather water from the holy spring in Gremyachevo and visit the ancient Holy Trinity Ostrovo-Yezersky monastery on the island in the middle of a picturesque lake.
Visiting: Diveyevo, Voznesenskoye, Pavlovo, Nizhny Novgorod, Bogorodsk, Gremyachevo, Vorsma, Berezovka