Novosibirsk, Russia

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About Novosibirsk

About Novosibirsk

Novosibirsk: Trans-Siberia Railway Gem

A metropolis listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the fastest growing city in the world, cosmopolitan Novosibirsk is definitely a destination you should consider for your Russia tour. Being one of the main centers for trade, business, and science in the country, the city maintains a bustling cultural scene alongside and provides with numerous fun pursuits for tourists and locals likewise. 

The city, indeed, strikes by its scale as Novosibirsk houses the longest metro bridge and main street in the world as well as the largest Opera Theatre in Russia. Comprised of devoted professionals, the theatre company successfully represents the country in numerous festivals, while the building of the Opera Theatre is a well-known landmark of the area.

In fact, this record holder city boasts a lot of interesting landmarks like unusual houses, theatres, cathedrals, and museums to include to your Novosibirsk itinerary for a deeper insight of the city's legacy and spirit. Some examples of such are the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and the Novosibirsk State History Museum.

During Novosibirsk sightseeing, make sure to also admire the authentic and charming Monument to First Traffic Light. 

What is more, the Novosibirsk tour is a great opportunity to try the delicious Russian cuisine. Who would be willing to refuse a bowl of tasty dumplings or hot pies?

Best Things to Do in Novosibirsk, Russia

  • Visit the Eternal Flame Monument
  • Stop by the Stokvartirny House
  • Attend a show at the Novosibirsk Opera and Ballet Theater
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