Add to favorite
russian visa

Arzamas is an ancient city with an interesting history, rich both in cultural and economic traditions. The city is some kind of the kernel for the Nizhniy Novgorod Right-bank Area. The citys history is inseparably linked with the history of this country. Arzamas was at the hub of activity in the Time of Troubles, during the revolt of Stepan Razin.

The city is located in the centre of the right-bank area of the Novgorod Region, on the hillside by the right bank of River Tesha (the right inflow of Oka) 110 km away from Nizhni Novgorod and 410 km away from Moscow, at the junction of trunk-railways.

Arzamas is a city with immense architectural, town-planning and historical past. It is included in the list of cities of important historical and cultural value, and its location on the way of tourist itineraries to Sarovo Diveevo and Bolshoe Boldino directions makes it attractive to tourists.

Arzamas population makes it rank third in the Nizhniy Novgorod Region, after Nizhni Novgorod and Dzerzhinsk. Actually it is a historically developed centre of the southern part of the Nizhniy Novgorod Region.

Tags: Nizhny Novgorod Region     



Comment on our site

RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map

  (Nizhny Novgorod Region)

Cities of the region

    Nizhny Novgorod


Dmitry Glukhovsky   RusHydro  Exhibitions in Moscow  Stoned Fox  Russian football  Russian Photographers  Russian tourism  Paleontology  Victory Day  travel to Russia  Russian regions  pictures  health  Fairytale Place of Moscow  Photography Festivals  Russian business  tickets  Russia international  Russians  Monuments to People  technology  Contemporary Arts  satellite  LUKoil   Tomsk  St. Petersburg  Russian rouble  Mussolini  Nature of Russia  Russian Rock Music  Port  Pop Music   Russian Rock  bike rental  Russian Cinema  Vologda  Festivals in Moscow  South Stream  Astrakhan Region  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Kolomenskoye  Slava Polunin  flood in Amur region  Barnaul  Belgorod Region  Moscow  Russian cities  Time of Troubles  Prokofiev Museum  TV Channels 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites