Hotels, motels and where to sleep
Restaurant, taverns and where to eat
Cultural (and not so cultural) events
Interesting information and useful tips
Description of Mtsensk
Mtsensk is a city in the Oryol region of Russia,
the administrative center of which is not included. Being a city of
regional importance (since 1963), the municipal district of the city
of Mtsensk forms the municipal formation. It is one of the largest
cities of the Oryol region, formerly the county town of the Mtsensk
district of the Oryol province (1778-1925).
For many Russians, the name Mtsensk is associated
with Leskov’s work Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk. In our time, Mtsensk has
turned into an industrial city. The city has a division into an old,
interesting for tourists, city and industrial zone.
Travel Destinations in Mtsensk
Ascension Church (left bank). end of the seventeenth century
Trinity Church, st. Sovetskaya, 56 (right bank). 1777
church with a bell tower (left bank). XVII century.
museum of local lore. GF Solovyov, Turgenev str., 104. ☎ +7 (48646)
2-50-49, +7 (48646) 2-48-70.
Family estate I.S. Turgenev is located 12 km from Mtsensk.
The railway line Moscow-Kharkov-Simferopol passes
through the city. From Moscow by train departing from Kursk railway
station to Orel, Sevastopol, Nikolaev, Berdyansk, and also by trains
from St. Petersburg, Kharkov. Also by train from Orel, Skuratovo or
Through the city passes the federal highway
M2 "Crimea" on which the city can be reached from Moscow, Tula,
Orel, Kursk, Oboyan, Belgorod, as well as from cities of Ukraine.
Route number 503 connects Mtsensk with the Eagle from
6.00 to 21.00 with departure every 15-20 minutes. Tazhke through
Mtsensk pass intercity buses that connect Moscow and Kharkov, Orel
with Tula, Ryazan and Kaluga, Bryansk and Tula.
The city has buses and taxis.
Hotel "Mtsensk", st. Turgenev, d.137. ☎ +7 (48646) 2-50-12.