Shchelkovo is near a diverse collection of Moscow’s more popular attractions. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s to-do list is the fascinating Lossiny Ostrov National Park and the ever-popular Kva-Kva Aquapark. Two other great attractions within a short distance of Shchelkovo are the Izmailovsky Park and Market and Ostankino Palace.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region the special place it is. There are many excellent places to take the family for an afternoon including the Central Armed Forces Museum and the Bunker-42 on Taganka. Go and see one or two of the popular live performances at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, the Obraztsov Puppet Theatre and the Moscow Durov Animal Theatre. Head to the Andrei Rublev Museum of Early Russian Art, to get your fill of art.
Get active in the great outdoors at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Nature lovers enjoy destinations such as Lianozovskiy Park. There is a charming atmosphere here as well as well-designed botanical displays.
Moscow offers a range of unique sights such as Manezh Square, the Abai Kunanbaev Monument and the Tsar Bell - Tsar Cannon. To get a little closer to Moscow’s heart and soul, pay a visit to the area’s most sacred sites, such as the Cathedral of the Assumption.
Treat yourself to a new outfit, stock up on food or just people-watch at nearby fashion hotspots such as Atrium Mall.
If you love sports, you'll love seeing local heroes, the Lokomotiv Moscow, take to the field in nearby Lokomotiv Stadium. On game days follow the procession of green and red, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join local soccer lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
When you’re ready to wind down after a long day exploring the delights of Shchelkovo, check in to one of the area’s numerous accommodation options. Make reservations for the Best Western Plus Vega Hotel & Convention Center, the Peter I Hotel, or the Budapest Hotel.