Ermak Travel Guide

 

Povenets

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Description of Povenets

Povenets (Karelian. Poventsa) is a urban-type settlement in the Medvezhiegorsk district of the Republic of Karelia, the administrative center of the Povenetsky urban settlement. The city is located on the shore of the Povenets Bay of Lake Onega, at the confluence of the Povenchanka River, 26 km east of the Medvezhya Gora railway station (on the St. Petersburg-Murmansk line).

The starting point of the White Sea-Baltic Canal (in the area of the settlement is the “Povenets Staircase” of seven locks). The village is connected by roads to Medvezhiegorsk and Pudozh.

 

 

 

 

 


 

Transportation

 

 

Hotels, motels and where to sleep

 

 

Restaurant, taverns and where to eat

 

 

Cultural (and not so cultural) events

 

 

Interesting information and useful tips

 

 

 

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