• Plyos
  • Yuryevets
  • Ivanovo
  • Kineshma

Recommended to visit

Where to stay in Ivanovo region

Places of Interest

  • Michael Church (chapel)
    Plyos
    Michael Church (chapel)

    Church of the Archangel Michael (1825), a wooden Kletskaya church, covered with red planks on collapsed. Graceful cupola - aspen share.

    Church of Archangel Michael was built in 1825 in the village Antonovo, Volga district, Ivanovo region. Wooden...

  • House museum of N.M. Zinov’yev
    Paleh
    House museum of N.M. Zinov’yev

    N.M. Zinoviev (1888-1979) - National Artist of the USSR, Hero of Socialist Labor, icon painter, one of the founders of Palekh Art.

    During the celebration of the 60th anniversary of Palekh Art - December 5, 1984, in Diaghilevo village (three...

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