• Plyos
  • Yuryevets
  • Ivanovo
  • Kineshma

Recommended to visit

Where to stay in Ivanovo region

Places of Interest

  • Chapel on the place of the battle of 1609 between Kineshma’s residents and Poland troops.
    Kineshma
    Chapel on the place of the battle of 1609 between Kineshma’s residents and Poland troops.

    Chapel is open for public.
    Built in 1855
    Adress: Vitcugskaya street, Kineshma, Russia.

    The chapel is the place of remembrance about feat of ancestors. In 1855 people of Kineshma perpetuated the place of the first battle with polish troops with a financial...

  • Cathedral of nativity of the Christ.
    Yuryevets
    Cathedral of nativity of the Christ.

    In 1812 was built the Cathedral of the Nativity of Christ by French prisoners. It is the only monument built in barokko style in Yuryevets.  

    The ensemble was completed by building of the bell tower possibly by the same architect Fursov. ...

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