Bolshaia Pokrovskaia Street, Nizhny Novgorod

Walk down Bolshaia Pokrovskaia Street, a pedestrian avenue lined with historical buildings, shops, and cafes. This brick walkway begins at Gorky Square and ends near the River Volga, at the Kremlin fortress. You can watch street performers or visit souvenir shops as you go. Notice important landmarks, monuments, and buildings with classical facades along the way. The area stays up well into the night, featuring many restaurants and bars. Arrange to visit Bolshaia Pokrovskaia Street and other attractions in Nizhny Novgorod using our Nizhny Novgorod day trip planner.
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  • I liked the street. Pure, a lot of walking people, a lot of cafes, shops, sculptures. Walked on it every day
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  • A very pleasant place to walk. The street is decorated with numerous sculptures, made masterfully, and some with humor, such as a cheerful goat. Lots of cafes, shops. There are also theatres and museums.
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