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Nizhny Novgorod Cableroads

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Nice way to see and cross the Volga river!

Very nice, quickly and not expensive way to see the Volga in an excelent service. An opportinity to... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
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you will feel the thrill and can look into the landscape around. i am bit scary guy to have the... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
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The ropeway between the cities Nizhny Novgorod and BorIn February, 2012 the first passenger lift in Russia was put into operation as an alternative means of transport in Nizhny Novgorod.The ropeway connects two cities – Nizhny Novgorod and Bor.The...more
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Kazanskaya Emb, 8A, Nizhny Novgorod 603024, Russia
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Very nice, quickly and not expensive way to see the Volga in an excelent service. An opportinity to visit near town to Nizhny Novgorod: Bor

Thank FBeristain
Reviewed 2 August 2018

you will feel the thrill and can look into the landscape around. i am bit scary guy to have the experience....but the view will put away from fear....

Thank Razib_Mahbubul
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This is a low key outing. Fun to go over the River, We had lunch at a cute restaurant just on left as you exit the station. Then took the return trip. It was a beautiful day and lovely outing.

Thank vlmontero
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We took the cable car there and back giving a great view of the city of Nizhny Novgorod and it's surrounds. The queue on the city side was quite long but there was nearly no queue on the other side. Cable car was quite comfortable...More

Thank AndrewK6911
Reviewed 24 July 2018

I recommend doing this only if you have spare time since once you cross the river there is really not much to do on the other side...we took a walk and had a couple of beers in one of the pubs you see from above...More

Thank daesquiv
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

If you visit Nizhny, make sure to also take the cable car to the hidden gem urban district of Bor. Well worth the 100 Rub Great views along the way. Easiest way to cross the Volga river.

Thank Georg L
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Just crossing over Volga river for 100 RUB/one way. Nothing special. One time trying is enough. Crosses towards Bor town opposite to Nizhny Novgorod.

Thank ShadowUZ
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I've used the cable roads twice just for fun and to kill some time. During the summer there are lots of nice views of the rivers, so it's cool and worth it. During the autumn it looks really depressing, especially if you take a walk...More

Thank alexkuznets0v
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Wonderful view of the river Volga. Supposed to have the worlds' longest hanging lines between two towers. Oneway ride is only 100 russian rubels. Return is only available to buy on the Bor side of Volga. On the Bor side you also have a cosy...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Out of Kremlin you will come to the river. A nice sandy beach full of people on weekend and by nice weather. The cablebridge over passes the river and leads to a park with attractions not only for kids. Just a short walk to continue...More

Thank Mili S
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