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 Olonets
Olonets is located in Olonets Karelia. The city is
located at the confluence of the Olonka and Megrega rivers, 120 km
south-west of Petrozavodsk and 15 kilometers east of the coast of
Lake Ladoga. One of the oldest cities in the north-west of Russia.
The population is less than 10 thousand people. It is the
administrative center of the Olonets district of the republic.
Travel Destinations in Olonets
Church of Our Lady of Smolensk. Located on
an island at the confluence of rivers, three wooden pedestrian
bridges lead to the island.
Museum of the Karelian-Livvik them. N. G. Prilukina. The
Ethnographic Museum, including an open-air exposition, is the
residence of the frost Pakkaine.
How to get there
Since 2014, the railway line has
been closed. There are no train connections.
the city, on the district, passes the highway M18 "Kola". There is
also the A130 highway leading from Olonets to Pitkäranta and further
to the A121 “Sortavala” highway.
connected by bus to Petrozavodsk and St. Petersburg (via Lodeynoye
Pole). Buses to these destinations run several times a day.
Olonia, ul.Svirskikh Divisions, d. 5. ☎ +7 (81436) 410-20.
Ladoga-2, Svirskikh Diviziy St., 12. ☎ +7 (81436) 34-659. 550-650
rubles for a single room (2012).