Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Kenozersky National Park Attracts Tourists
20.01.2012 11:45
Kenozersky National Park Attracts Tourists
Glazovo is one of the most picturesque villages on Kenozero

Kenozersky Park, situated in the southwestern part of Arkhangelsk region has been visited by about 11,000 tourists in 2011. The landmark is becoming more and more popular among people from all over the world.

      Foreign guests include travelers from Finland, Sweden, Italy, Spain, France, Japan, Poland and others.

      The National Park was established in 1991. This natural, historical and architectural complex occupies an area of 1,396 square kilometers with 11 churches, 39 wooden chapels, 3 water-mills and other constructions on its territory.

      In 1996 Kenozersky Park became a part of Russian-Norwegian program for the conservation of cultural heritage, and in 2004 it was included in the UNESCO World Network of Biosphere Reserves.

      The entrance costs 50 rubles per person. You must also pay additional 150-200 rubles for arriving by car as a compensation for the negative impact on the environment. Guided tour service costs of 120 rubles and more, accommodation – from 100 to 900 rubles.The park is equipped with 90 campsites. The most popular places to stay are Maselga and Orlovo villages in Kargopolsky district and islands of Kenozer in Plesetsky district.

      This secluded corner of Arkhangelsk region is a great place for nature lovers, offering boating, hiking and other exciting activities as well as comfortable accommodations.  

      Source: travel.ru. Image courtesy: www.wild-russia.org.


Author: Natalia Semicheva

Tags: Russian tourism Russian nature Arkhangelsk region Russian parks Russian national reserves 

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

S7 Will Fly From Novosibirsk To Tbilisi
09.03.2017
The UTair Aviation Company Intends To Increase Its Market Share In Russia
05.07.2017
"Yugyd va" and Pechora-Ilych State Nature Biosphere Reserve Gain Popularity
16.02.2017
Russian Railways Will Increase the Number of Sapsan Trains In Summer
15.06.2017
The Construction Of a New Terminal at the Besovets Airport In Petrozavodsk May be Completed In 2018
04.09.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Russian Premier League  sanctions  Painting  Russian academy of sciences  Russian Cinema  Alexander Povetkin  Russian business  Artiom Dzyuba  Prizes  St. Petersburg  Caricatures  Archeology  Alexaner Bubnov  Andrey Smirnov  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian newspapers  traffic rules  Russian Literature  Festivals in Moscow  Cultural Heritage List  Sergei Chetverikov  investment  Monumental Art  Sayansk  South Stream  RAMS  Moscow  Theatre Festival "History of the Russian State. Homeland and Destinies"  Russian laws  Novosibirsk Oblast  May 9  Russian tourism  Adyghe  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Kolomenskoye  Chelyabinsk  Vladimir  Zenit  Vetoshny Art Centre  Moscow Kremlin   Charity  Theatre Festivals  Sberbank  Russian companies  Russian history  fashion designer  Russian Dolls  Vladimir Region  Russian artists  Northern Ireland 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites