Kizhi Island, Russia

Kizhi Island, Russia

Kizhi Island, Russia (credit)

While traveling around Russia and especially its western part, you will see lots of great architectural treasures on your way. However, one particular place stands out among others and if you are fond of discovering Russia, its culture and history from various aspects, certainly pay Kizhi Island a visit.

Kizhi Island Trivia

Declared as UNESCO heritage site, the island offers its guests a great chance to visit amazing old wooden churches that have been built about 7 centuries ago. Wooden churches that old are really a rarity, a true value that needs to be preserved so definitely – go there while the enchantment of this place still resists the time!

Wooden Church

Wooden Church (credit)

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