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Cable Car Niznhy Novgorod

Kazanskaya Emb, 8 | Nizhegorodskaya station, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
+7 831 411-10-09
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A nice sightseeing, a little bit expensive though. 90 rub per person one way. Still liked it, Volga... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Elena K
Moscow, Russia
via mobile
Not very interesting

I've been there once and it's enough for me. May be in summer it'll be better, but not now. But... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Ренат Б
via mobile
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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 project is implemented by JSC “Nizhegorodskie ropeways”.Engineering data of the ropeway Nizhny Novgorod – BorAltitude difference – 62 mLength – 3661 mNumber of cabins - 28Gondola type – DIAMOND C8S190Ropeway type – MULTIX GD8Capacity – 500 persons/hourInterval between gondolas – 288/58 secDiameter of the main cable – 54 mmSpeed max. – 5 m/sSpeed max. at station – 0,3 m/sWay time – 12,5 minNumber of towers - 10
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“volga river” (6 reviews)
“great river” (2 reviews)
“round trip” (2 reviews)
Kazanskaya Emb, 8 | Nizhegorodskaya station, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
+7 831 411-10-09
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

A nice sightseeing, a little bit expensive though. 90 rub per person one way. Still liked it, Volga view was great

Thank Elena K
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I've been there once and it's enough for me. May be in summer it'll be better, but not now. But for one time you can go

Thank Ренат Б
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Travelled from Nizhniy Novgorod to Bor for a sightseeing but after 15 minutes after arriving to Bor cable car was closed due to strong wind. 15 minutes by foot to the city bus station, 40 minutes by bus to the subway station and one station...More

Thank Pavel K
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Not very expensive and the view is good. The cable car move slowly, not feeling unwell for a motion sickness patient.

Thank Ki W
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Honestly I don't understand why this exists. Is this a legitimate way that people commute from Bor to NN? In any case, it was cheap, and pretty cool - a cool view of the Volga!

Thank Лора О
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

This was very enjoyable. The price is really cheap. The view over the river is spectacular. Once you get to the other side to Bor, there isn't much happening in that town, but the ride itself is definitely worth doing.

1  Thank ApolloCreed33
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

An interesting one if u r crossing the Volga during sunset / sunrise time otherwise, u can have a bird view of the Volga river and an ice-cream on the other side. There is a sort of war museum / monument with few tanks and...More

Thank Shirwani
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Exciting view from cable car road which is used just like an every day transportation by locals u ll need to go round trip by it cause there is no any other road back.

Thank Nataliya V
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

It costed about 90 rubles each way. You cross Volga river and have great views. It's good and children may like it

Thank fernandopereira2016
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Crossing the Volga from such a height is really beautiful. One gets great views, and the ticket is quite cheap. However Bor (the city on the opposite side) is quite boring. A trip to the cable car is nevertheless interesting, since a big monastery is...More

Thank Dimitrios M
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