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Vologda

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In the center of Vologda

Vologda (Во́логда, VOH-log-dah [1]) is a city in Northwestern Russia.

Understand

History

Vologda was firstmentioned under year 1147. It was major transit city before St.Petersburg was founded (1703). 1565-1571 Ivan the Terrible proposed Vologda as the new capital of his domain (instead of Moscow).

Get in

By plane

VGD airport is not busy at all. There are only 2 flights a week from Vnukovo (Moscow) 8pm and 2 flights return to Vnukovo 8am, on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Airport is situated 8 km north from city centre, easily reachable by bus or taxi.

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See

Do

Learn

Work

Buy

Eat

Budget

Mid-range

Splurge

Drink

Sleep

Budget

Mid-range

  • Atrium Hotel, ul. Gertsena, 27, +7(8172) 78-78-25 (, fax: +7 (8172) 75-33-13), [2]. This business-class hotel is centrally located, easily found while driving, and newly built. Rooms are comfortable, 4 stars are claimed, at least 3 stars are really delivered. Free wi-fi in rooms and lobby. single 3,400 - 4,600 RUR, double 3,800 - 5,000 RUR dependig on room class.

Splurge

  • Angliter, ul. Lermontova, 23, +7 (8172) 76-24-36, [3]. The most expensive and probable the only deluxe hotel in the city of Vologda 3,100 - 8,900 RUR depending on room.

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