Do make the most of all that this city has to offer. Make sure you visit Lenin Square and Dormition Church.
Experience the unique landscapes, architecture and people of Arkhangelsk Oblast, by taking a road trip through some of the other villages, cities and towns near Arkhangelsk.
Part the mists of time in the Arkhangelsk Oblast area. Visit one of the old towns for which this part of the world is known. This region features an interesting spiritual life; learn more about is at the area's beautiful churches.
Those looking for adrenaline and adventure should test their limits by signing up for a caving or mountain climbing adventure.
Quite often, the difference between a true traveler and a run-of-the-mill tourist is a basic grasp of the local language, so why not take the time to know a few handy Russian phrases before you go. Why not use "Xotite potancevat?" This is Russian for "Would you like to dance with me?" You'll also realise that knowing how to say "Otkuda ty?", which means "Where are you from?", can really make you look good.
When it is time to leave this unique place, say farewell the way Russian's do, with a heartfelt "Poka!."