Many of Moscow’s attractions can be found near to Balashikha, making it a convenient place to base yourself. The Lossiny Ostrov National Park and the Izmailovsky Park and Market are amongst the many popular places to visit. If you have time, don’t miss Kva-Kva Aquapark and Ostankino Palace.
Vacationers in Balashikha, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, will appreciate the nearby museums and theaters. Visit some of the remarkable museums including the Central Armed Forces Museum and the Bunker-42 on Taganka. To experience the city’s dynamic artistic culture, book a show at one of the popular cultural performance centers such as the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, the Obraztsov Puppet Theatre and the Moscow Durov Animal Theatre. There are some excellent art galleries to visit. In particular, don’t miss the Andrei Rublev Museum of Early Russian Art.
If the sun is shining get outdoors and appreciate the nearby green spaces. There are some pleasant urban parks, so why don’t you go out and enjoy Lianozovskiy Park.
Destinations such as the Graveyard of Fallen Monuments, Bagration Bridge and the Tsar Bell - Tsar Cannon are well worth visiting during your time in the Balashikha area,. To learn about the role of faith in Moscow, pay a visit to the area’s most important religious sites, such as the Cathedral of the Assumption, the Church of St. George and the Kolomenskoye Church of the Ascension. For a tour of the nearby historic attractions, be sure to check out Donskoy Monastery.
If you are ready to indulge in some retail therapy, you’ll love the various stores at Atrium Mall and Old Arbat.
See much-loved sporting heroes, the Lokomotiv Moscow, take to the field in the nearby Lokomotiv Stadium. Make sure to wear green and red, the colors of the Lokomotiv Moscow.
Finding somewhere comfortable to unpack your bags around the Balashikha area is a breeze. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the Best Western Plus Vega Hotel & Convention Center, the Peter I Hotel, and the Golden Ring Hotel.