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Polyarny

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Description of Polyarny

Polyarny (literally Polar) is a city in the Murmansk region of Russia, located on the banks of the Ekaterininsk harbor of the Kola Bay of the Barents Sea, about 30 km (as the crow flies) from Murmansk. Population - 17,650 (2018) people.

Polyarny is the location of the Northern Fleet. The city is part of the Closed Administrative Territorial Organization (Closed administrative-territorial formation) Aleksandrovsk, the administrative center of which is. Entry into the city of persons who do not live in it permanently, is allowed only with a permit. On May 5, 2008, by the decree of the President of the Russian Federation, Polar was given the honorary title of the City of Military Glory.

 

 

 

The city is located in the subarctic climate zone in the tundra. Polyarny is located on the banks of the Ekaterininskaya harbor at a distance of 50 km from Murmansk. The highest point of the city is Mount Vestnik (115 m above sea level).

 

 

 


 

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Hotels, motels and where to sleep

 

 

Restaurant, taverns and where to eat

 

 

Cultural (and not so cultural) events

 

 

Interesting information and useful tips