• Plyos
  • Yuryevets
  • Ivanovo
  • Kineshma

Recommended to visit

Where to stay in Ivanovo region

Places of Interest

  • Krestovozdvizhenskiy (Holy Cross) temple
    Paleh
    Krestovozdvizhenskiy (Holy Cross) temple

    This temple is a unique monument of Russian culture in Palekh and there is nothing more beautiful and more valuable. It was built in 1762-74 as a bright but relatively rare form of the temple in a spirit of Naryshkin baroque. It consists of four chapels:...

  • Kholuy musseum of fine arts
    Holuy
    Kholuy musseum of fine arts

    Kholuy museum of fine arts was established in 1959. During these times the main purpose was to collect Kholuy’s miniature painting.?But soon the collection of the museum has acquired a complex character: residents of the village and the surrounding...

Historical Celebrities

Ivanovo region is located in a centre of the European part of Russia, the total area is 21 437 sq km. Bordered with Vladimir, Nizhniy Novgorod, Kostroma and Yaroslavl' regions.

Such cities as Ivanovo, Palekh and Plyos are the part of The Russian Golden Ring. The history and culture of the Ivanovo region have a rich tradition dating its origins during the Time of Troubles. There are around 1,700 rivers and streams and over 150 lakes in the region.

Area 21 437 km² The Population Of 1 062 000 Population density 50,4 p/km²

Biggest cities of the region

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    Ivanovo 408 000
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    Kineshma 87 000