Krasnoyarsk region Travel GuideEdit This The best resource for sights, hotels, restaurants, bars, what to do and see
The capital of the region, Krasnoyarsk, is one of the largest cities of Siberia and Russia. It is located on the Trans-Siberian Railway. An architectural symbol of the city is the Chapel of Paraskeva Pjatnitsa towering on Karaulnaya mountain.
There is a unique natural reserve Stolby in several kilometers from Krasnoyarsk. The nature itself has created this marvelous cosy nook and decorated it with tens of natural granite sculptures. Some of them have absolutely fantastic shapes.
It is worth visiting the settlement Shushenskoe in the south of Krasnoyarsk region. Local ethnographic museum displays in details the wooden architecture and way of the Siberian peasants life of the past centuries.
September 23, 2006 new by svetico (2 points)