• Plyos
  • Yuryevets
  • Ivanovo
  • Kineshma

Recommended to visit

Where to stay in Ivanovo region

Places of Interest

  • Sovetskaya street, 1
    Kineshma
    Sovetskaya street, 1

    Sovetskaya street, 1 stands out for its massive and original wrought iron balcony and and a turret on the roof. The house was built in the middle of the XIX century and was the most luxurious house in Kineshma. His first owners was famous merchants P...

  • Preobrazhenskaya (Transfiguration) Church
    Paleh
    Preobrazhenskaya (Transfiguration) Church

    Monument of XVIII century architecture. Located at the intersection of two streets in the center of the village square. Built in 1796 at the expense of parish members instead of the wooden church of XVII century.

    In 2004 was built a small wooden church...

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