Add to favorite
russian visa

Kem (Kemi in Karelian and Finnish) is a Russian town in the Karelia Republic of Russian Federation, an administrative center of the Kem District. It is located on River Kem, at the place of its inflow into the White sea, 434 km away from Petrozavodsk. It has a population of 13 061 persons (as of 2010).

The name of Kem literally means Big River.

The town of Kem mostly stretches on the left bank of River Kem and on the Lepostrov Island between its branches. The river Kem is navigable from the sea to the town, but only for small vessels. To the east of the Kem Gulf, in the White Sea there are Kem Skerries.

Tags: Karelia     



Comment on our site

RSS   twitter      submit

  (Republic of Karelia)

Cities of the region

    Kizhi Island

Olympics 2012  Ukraine crisis  Lokomotiv  active holidays in Russia  Milk Holiday  Russian science  Russian coal producers  Kabardino-Balkaria  Russian transportation  Russian economy  Russian Rock Music  VTB  Russian scientists  Romanovs  Dog Dance World Cup  Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya  Russian social networks  Moscow  Kuzbass   Russian tourism  Losiny Ostrov   Russian exhibitions  Zheleznodorozhny  Light Show  Sochi  Eliseevsky Shop  Russian music  Jazz  Exhibitions in Moscow  LUKoil   Lake Ladoga  Russian Cinema  Ski-track of Russia  St. Petersburg  Satellites  VDNKh  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Lipetsk   Skolkovo  Dagestan Republic  Kolomenskoye Park  Russian business  famous Russians biographies  Fyodor Tyutchev  Russian spies  Jewellery  Su-35  Pskov Region  exoskeleton   Gourmet Tours 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites