Zhukovskiy is situated about 20 miles (32 kilometers) southeast of Moscow, the country's capital.
The area around Zhukovskiy is wonderfully endowed with fabulous things to see and do, from firm tourist favorites to still-undiscovered gems. Medvezh'i Ozera, is 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south, while Dubrovka is located 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southeast.
Around 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northwest of Zhukovskiy is Moscow, a regional center where you go see Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, Kva-Kva Aquapark and Russian White House. Crocus Expo Center, Obraztsov Puppet Theatre and Yury Dolgoruky Monument are just a sample of the other interesting sights here that should be high on every traveler's to-do list.
Visitors searching for spots for peace and reflection, will relish the chance to spend time in the region's many cathedrals. Moscow Oblast is renowned for its old towns; these are often portals into the area's colorful history.
If you believe a great break is pushing yourself to the limit in wild places, then why not join one of the ice skating and hiking trips this region has to offer.
Use your best Russian and bond with the locals in the Russian Federation. Why not try "Xotite potancevat?" In English, this means "Would you like to dance with me?" And also "Otkuda ty?", which means "Where are you from?"
When it is time to leave Zhukovskiy, use your last rubli on last-minute souvenirs and bid a fond Poka! (farewell).