TODAY´S HIGHLIGHTS: Nizhny Novgorod city tour. Cable car in Nizhny, Makarjevo Monastery, Ferry on the river Volga. Lunch included. After breakfast we will visit Nizhny Novgorod with a local guide. The capital of the federal district of Volga is the fifth most populated city in Russia and the place where Maximo Gorki was born. We will stroll along the Banks of the Volga and see the monumental staircase going up to the Kremlin and the monument that tells the story of the victims of the Second World War. (entrance included). We will leave Nizhny on a cable car that flies over the Volga. Leaving the busy roads behind, we continue and encounter large plains, fir forests, lakes, and villages of wooden houses. MAKARIEVO shows us its great 15th century monastery on the banks of the Volga, a beautiful place virtually untouched by tourism. We cross the river Volga by ferry (a crossing of around 20 minutes, cargo ferries cross the river, in very limited conditions). Lunch included. We continue to CHEBOKSARY, the capital of the Republic of Chuvashia, a beautiful and tidy city on the banks of the Volga. Its population speaks Chuvashian, a language of Turkish origin. On arrival, enjoy a small folkloric show (if the group is under 12 people, this show is not given).