Odintsovo is within easy reach of many of Moscow’s more popular attractions. The Church of St. George and the Crocus Expo Center are amongst the best places to explore here. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit Bitsa Park and the Kolomenskoye Church of the Ascension.
There are plenty of interesting cultural highlights in and around Odintsovo. Take the time to see the many fascinating museums here such as the Central Armed Forces Museum and the Bunker-42 on Taganka. To catch home-grown and touring acts, reserve seats at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, the Obraztsov Puppet Theatre and the Moscow Durov Animal Theatre, one of the region’s great concert venues. If you enjoy art museums and galleries, enjoy the exhibits at the Andrei Rublev Museum of Early Russian Art.
Sights such as the Graveyard of Fallen Monuments, Bagration Bridge and the Tsar Bell - Tsar Cannon are well worth visiting during your time in the Odintsovo area,. Those with a passion for faith and religion will love the Cathedral of the Assumption. For those who enjoy history, the region’s past has been beautifully preserved at Ostankino Palace and Donskoy Monastery.
See what is in fashion locally and spoil yourself with a new wardrobe in some of the nearby shopping hotspots such as Atrium Mall and Old Arbat.
If you have a passion for sports, don’t miss the opportunity to see local favorites, the Russian Football Union, take to the field at Luzhniki Stadium. On weekends the area around the stadium becomes a sea of red and yellow, as crowds come together to get behind their home-grown heroes.
For a real taste of Odintsovo, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Peter I Hotel, the Golden Ring Hotel and the Budapest Hotel are just three of the most popular accommodation options here.