Russia is a great country has long history, unique culture together. Each city all contributed to the cultural heritage of the country. It’s hard to determine where is the most beautiful city of Russia because almost in any city would also have the amazing destinations giving the spirit and aesthetics of the visitors are more accretion. It can be a historic structure, is the monument as well as the modern theater or the Museum, exhibitions of folk artists.
No. 1: The city of Saint Petersburg
This city was once the capital of the Russian Empire (1712-1918 phase) and to date is still the most beautiful cities of Russia. The famous attractions lure tourists here as the Mariinsky Theatre, the Russian Drama Theatre, the Museum of Malưi, the National Library of Russia, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, the Hermitage, the Petropavlovskaya fortress. This is also the place for you to experience the phenomenon of “White Nights” on the Russian soil.
Interesting features of the city of Saint Petersburg:
St. Petersburg is the city of world champion on the train running on the ground. The total length of the tram tracks in the city is more than 600 km of this record has been written to the Guinness.
No.2: The city of Moscow
The city of Moscow is the capital of Russia. This city has many times been a fire and recovery. After each of those, it becomes to Nice than before. The current area of the city was 900 km2. The famous landmarks of Moscow-one of the most beautiful cities of Russia as the Kremlin, the Temple of Christ the Redeemer, the Arc de Triomphe, the portal Voskresenskie, the Temple of the Holy Painting of our Lady of Kazan, red square, the museums and major galleries such as the Tretyakovka Museum, Pushkin Museum, Manege.
No.3: The city of Kazan
The city of Kazan is not only the cities of Russia that it is also the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan.
This is where the interference of two cultures-Russian and Tatar. So on the same streets you can see both the Orthodox Church and mosques. Kazan is also the largest port on the Volga River, and is the Centre of education-culture-Science-Sports of Russia. The main attractions of this city is the Kremlin (the Kremlin in Kazan in Moscow), was built during the reign of Ivan the terrible.
After the conquest of the city of Kazan, Ivan the terrible decision to bind the local aristocracy by handed presents to all who volunteered to. Since it appears the idiom “the orphans of Kazan” to only those who pretend the loss many in war to be King for the precious gift.
No.4: The city of Ekaterinburg
The city of Ekaterinburg is the capital of the Urals region in the center of the Eurasian continent.
Unfortunately many historical relics from before the revolution as the Palace was destroyed under Soviet times. Some researchers have concluded that Ekaterinburg was losing its historic value. However, there are still a number of palaces, ancient palaces still in this city like palaces of Rastorguev-Kharitonov, Zheleznov family’s mansion, the monastery of Novo-Tikhvin, the headquarters of the district courts (Home Sevastyanov), the Church of Alexander Nevsky, bridge Tsar, Bolshoi Zlatoust (Maximilianovskaya Church).
Interesting features of the city of Ekaterinburg:
In 2002, UNESCO has recognized in the city of Ekaterinburg is ideal for the world.
No.5: The city of Nizhny Novgorod
The city is situated on the banks of the Oka River. Although today’s Nizhny Novgorod is a modern information centre, there are shipbuilding, aircraft manufacturing, particularly automotive development, here is still more than 600 historical sites. This can say is where many historical monuments in the most beautiful cities of Russia, that is the Pechersky monastery, the Church of St John the Baptist, the Church of Alexander Nevsky, the wooden church of the Virgin Mary.
Interesting features of the city of Nizhny Novgorod:
In the city of Nizhny Novgorod has one of the world’s largest painting, which is “of Minin” of painter Konstantin Makovsky. Due to the size of impression-6x7m this painting is exhibited in a separate building of the Art Museum of Nizhny Novgorod. So this building is also known as “the Museum of a painting”.
No.6: The city of Kaliningrad
Ranked #6 in the top 10 of the most beautiful cities of Russia as Kaliningrad. Sorry that took place during the second world war, the city was severely damaged, many historical monuments were destroyed. To date a number of pre-war buildings have been restored.
The city of Kaliningrad in 1946 was still known as Koenigsberg, translated from German means “the Mountain King”. The brotherhoods known as “fortress Kaliningrad” in his own way, but still keep the original “King” and in the annals of Russia many times be found near “Korolevets”.
No.7: The city of Novosibirsk
If in terms of population, the city of Novosibirsk to occupy third position, but it lost to opponents of the landscape, because the city is relatively young and not have the historical monuments.
No.8: The city of Sochi
Ranked #8 in the top 10 most beautiful cities in Russia’s Sochi. Sochi is a resort city, located on the Black Sea coast in the Krasnodar region.
Sochi has beautiful views overlooking the sea, the climate is warm. The famous places of interest here is the dolphinarium, Marine Aquarium, the Museum of Ethnology, the summer theater.
Interesting features of the city of Sochi:
Sochi is the only place on Russia have Palm trees grow. Not the Palm trees in pots, that toy is real Palm trees, grows in sunny South. Moreover, some of the plant species “rare” Russia’s cold have all orchids and eucalyptus. The species of tree that can radiate this sweet aroma has become an interesting business card sheets.
No.9: The city of Rostov
Rostov is a cultural center and education major and was awarded the title of “Hero City”. It has the most beautiful park with lots of lush greenery and the entertainment center, entertainment for children and young people.
Interesting features of the city of Rostov:
The Rostov Zoo is the largest Zoo in the territory of Russia (expanded to 56 ha) and is one of the largest zoos in Europe.
No.10: The city of Krasnoyarsk
Occupy the last position in the top 10 of the most beautiful cities of Russia’s Krasnoyarsk. The city is situated on the banks of the Yenisei River. It has been many times and won the “most worth living cities in Russia”. Here are several large parks, protected national park and the stunning sculpture works.
Interesting features of the city of Krasnoyarsk:
Krasnoyarsk is considered one of the major gold mining regions of the country. It is known that 20% of Russian gold was mined here.
Above is the 10 most beautiful cities in Russia that you can visit. Wish you a happy travel trip and many memories.