Verhnevolzhskaya Embankment, Nizhny Novgorod

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Enjoy a panoramic perspective at Verhnevolzhskaya Embankment, one of Nizhny Novgorod's main waterfront promenades. Choose a path that goes right next to the Volga River, or opt for the one farther up the hill. Either way, you'll find that it's a good chance to stretch your legs, so go for a casual stroll, or lace up your sneakers and hit the pavement. Be sure to glance across to the other side of the river, where you'll be rewarded with a sweeping view of the forested bank and walls of the Nizhny Novgorod castle. Arrange your visit to Verhnevolzhskaya Embankment and discover more family-friendly attractions in Nizhny Novgorod using our Nizhny Novgorod trip planning app.
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  • This is one of the oldest hilltop promenade areas in town connecting Kremlin area with the cableway, about 30 min walk with good river views, excellent on a summer day yet windy out-of-season and...  more »
  • Spectacular river views. Good place for walking, bicycle path. Interesting buildings. You can start your walk from Chkalov monument on Minina sq, this is the good exercise.  more »

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