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Russia Landmarks and National Parks



  • Kizhi one of the most precious sites in all Russia, Kizhi Island on Lake Onega is famous for its spectacular ensemble of traditional wooden churches
  • Lake Baikal the "pearl of Siberia" is the world's deepest and biggest lake by volume and a remarkable destination for all who love the outdoors
  • Trans-Siberian Railway perhaps the longest train route in the world, this itinerary takes you across the entire Asian continent (and a good chunk of Europe) the long way
  • Mamayev Kurgan overlooking the city of Volgograd, this is the memorial on site of the the twentieth century's most important battle, Stalingrad

Source: Wikitravel.org