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Bolshaia Pokrovskaia Street

Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
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Nice pedestrian area...

...in Nizhny Novgorod to visit and walk. Lots of restaurants, shops, bronze sculptures (loved... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ShadowUZ
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Like Arbat street in Moscow

Very beautiful walking street! A lot of street musicians, cafes, souvenir shops! A lot of people... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
BasilJr
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Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

...in Nizhny Novgorod to visit and walk. Lots of restaurants, shops, bronze sculptures (loved them), performing artists, musicians. Nice ambience, particularly, it was during the World Cup.

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful walking street! A lot of street musicians, cafes, souvenir shops! A lot of people but I can’t say, that it is overcrowded

Thank BasilJr
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

There are only two streets in Nizhniy where you can feel like a human: this one and Rozhdestvenskaya.

Thank Anton G
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Your one stop street for food, cultural heritage, tourist attractions, music, theatre... All in one... Similar to Arbatskaya in Moscow... It's a walk- only street, no vehicles allowed... Cafes, restaurants and attractions on either side... Do check this out !

Thank Vishwanath I
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Love this street..it has shops, restaurants, bars, historical parts leading to the Kremlin. Traditional restaurants..and the usual American franchises. You would need a translator to read menus or know some Russian.

Thank Carlo S
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

The street goes from the Kremlin uphill for many blocks, to the top of a long rise. The are no cars, with many stores on either side. On the weekend, it is the must do spot for at lease an hour or two. On weekends,...More

Thank Grady M
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Bolshaya Pokrovskaya street is definitely one of the most popular pedestrian streets for unhurried walks and rest in historic part of Nizhny Novgorod. Lots of shops, restaurants and cafes are located on both sides of the street. There are also many stalls where a tourist...More

Thank Dmitry K
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

What a fun place to shop, eat and watch street performers. Follow it from the metro up to the Kremlin.

Thank Byronb130
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Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

You can find people selling small stuffs, souvenirs or some painting along the street during spring, summer and autumn when the weather is good. Many good restaurants located along the street.

Thank Ki W
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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Its same like Bauman street in Kazan or a main street in Chelyabinsk, reflects the culture and ambiance of the eastern Russia crossing the Volga river. A small town with good food and ambiance on the street, a good evening walk crossing the street

Thank Shirwani
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