Shopping and accommodation in Omsk

Market in Omsk

Market in Omsk ©Tim@SW2008/Flick

The predominant climate of this region is dry and continental, the weather changing quite often. The hottest month of the year is July and the coldest month is February. During the seasons of spring and autumn, rainfall is more frequent, so do not forget to put an umbrella into your luggage to protect yourself of the rain.

During the warm season rains very rarely in Omsk and the temperatures are very high, during the cold season it is very cold, with heavy snows and freezes often. If you are traveling to Russia in the winter season, do not forget to equip your tires with snow chains.

Shops and markets

The largest mall of the city is the Shopping Mall Omsk. In the city of Omsk you will also find a slightly smaller mall with many souvenir shops, pizzerias, restaurants, hotels, terraces, taverns and bars. Even if this mall is not as big as the previous one, it has the same variety of exhibits. In front of the station there is a bazaar that is opened every Sunday starting at 9:00 until 17:00.

Market in Omsk

Market in Omsk ©Tim@SW2008/Flick

Restaurants and nightlife

The most popular restaurants of the Russian city of Omsk include places like the Mon Plaisir restaurant with traditional French menu, the Old Omsk Restaurant, the Italian Style Restaurant with traditional Italian menu, the Stary Omsk, where you can taste the traditional meals of the Russian kitchen, the Chashka Dutch Restaurant, with traditional German menu and the Silver Elephant, a restaurant with traditional Chinese menu.

Tourists who love nightlife, in downtown will find many clubs, bars and taverns that are working non-stop program or watch a 3D movie in the outdoor cinema that is opened every night.

Restaurant in Omsk

Restaurant in Omsk ©Marywhotravels/Flick

Accommodation facilities in Omsk

In the city of Omsk you can find many places to stay, from the most luxurious hotels and hostels in the city center to the local hostels and tourist villas. Here you can also stay at a campsite specially arranged by the Municipality for tourists who want to camp with caravan or tent. During winter might not be the best option though.

Some of the most popular accommodation places in Omsk include the Nika Hotel, Maya Hotel, Ibis Sibir Hotel, Merida Hostel. As usually in Russia, all of the hotels offer clients all inclusive accommodation packages that include the three main meals of the day, internet, parking with video surveillance and access to pool, spa and sports ground in the hotel. All hotel rooms have shower or bath, double or single bed, hair dryers, mirrors, towels, bathrobes, safe, minibar, cable television, refrigerator, telephone and air conditioning.

Hotel in Omsk

Hotel in Omsk ©Tim@SW2008/Flick


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