Kostroma is one of the main cities on the well known “Golden Ring of Russia” tourist route.
This place is a cradle of the Romanov dynasty — in 1613 Tsar Mikhail Romanov agreed to accept the Russian scepter here.
Kostroma is famous for its architectural monuments such as the Holy Trinity Ipatievskiy Monastery, a masterpiece of the XVII century – Resurrection church on the Debra, Guard-house, stylish fire-observation Tower, and unique Museum of Wooden Architecture.
The city is a true jewellery of Russia. Kostroma is well known for the production of highly sophisticated silver, gold and platinum jewellery.
Besides, a beautiful Russian fairy tale character – Snow Maiden (Snegurochka) lives here and invites her guests to Kostroma.