Petrozavodsk offers visitors a selection of interesting places to see. Spartak Stadium and Lenin Square are both worth checking out.
The region is visited by people from all over the world. To discover why, visit the other towns and tourist attractions within easy traveling distance of Petrozavodsk. Kondopoga, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the south, and Sennaya Guba, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southwest of Petrozavodsk are good places to visit if you're keen on learning more about this region.
Ask a local their favorite places to see, they'll often point to Republic of Karelia's fabulous gardens, open-air exhibits and open-air museums. Part the mists of time during your stay in the Republic of Karelia area. Take the time to visit one of the traditional villages for which this place is known.
There are numerous ways for thrill seekers to experience the outdoors in and around Petrozavodsk. Hiking and rock climbing are two ways thrill seekers here can get their fix. Breathe deeply and let your worries melt away as you enjoy the area's more relaxing activities such as camping and picnicking.
When the time comes to leave this unique place, say goodbye the way locals do, with a heartfelt "Poka!."