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Zov Tigra (Call of the Tiger) National Park started to work in 2008. However, even 20 years before that, Far Eastern scientists had stressed the need for creation of a protected area there.


This peak is the highest in Primorsky Krai, located in the Zov Tigra National Park in Chuguevsky district of the region; it has long been considered magical.


The easternmost and highest mountain town of Primorsky Territory. The rocks located in the vicinity of Dalnegorsk were once depicted on a bill of 1000 roubles. Dalnegorsk was founded in 1897 as a settlement of Tetyukhe (translated as wild boar valley from Chinese).


Bolshoy Kamen (Big Stone translated from Russian) is a closed town between Vladivostok and Nakhodka; the only plant in the Far East specializing in repair, re-equipment and modernization of nuclear submarine missile carriers is located there.


Lazovsky Reserve is located on the southern spurs of the Sikhote-Alin.


A small town in Primorye named in honor of the famous explorer of the Far East. It is famous for its ski trail considered to be one of the best in the region.


Lazovsky Nature Reserve Nature Museum is open in the village of Lazo. This is only one room with an area of 200 square meters, which presents numerous photographs, dioramas, exhibits of animals, birds, various biogroups of rare animals of the Ussuri taiga.


At the end of the XIX century, thick forests on the territory of the Russian Island were cut down to the root, inconspicuous batteries appeared everywhere with the majority of communications located underground.


There are no ancient monuments in the city, but there is a Palace of Culture which is compared with the Concert Hall named after Tchaikovsky. Artyom was founded in 1924 as a miners settlement. Its history started with the discovery of deposits of brown coal in Southern Primorye and the construction of the Zybunny mine.


The Bryners mansion was built in 1910 under the design of the architect, Hugo Georg Junghändel. This one of the most beautiful mansions in the city belonged to the rich merchant Julius Joseph Bryner and his family.


Lazovsky State Nature Reserve named after L.G. Kaplanov has a rich history.


Tokarevsky lighthouse is one of the oldest lighthouses in the Far East, it still remains an important navigational structure and the most popular landmark of Vladivostok.


Alekseeva Bay, Pogranichnaya Bay and Stark Strait are the most suitable places for beach rest and swimming on the island of Popov.


Several tourist centres and recreation centres operate on the island; tent camps are installed there every summer. The location of the island is very beneficial, for it is constantly washed with clean waters of the Sea of Japan.


Popov Island a favorite place for spending vacation for the residents of Vladivostok and the Primorsky Territory. It is also often visited by tourists from other regions of Russia.


A district in the historical centre of Vladivostok is called Millionka.


The largest lake of the Far East is located right on the border with China.


The Pacific Ocean is generally not suitable for swimming, as the water is cold and the waves are huge. Inhabitants of Kamchatka, however, swim there.


None of Kamchatka wonders makes such a strong and clear impression: you have reached the edge of the world.


The settlement of Chistoe Polye (with the name meaning Clear Field in Russian) was first mentioned in the chronicles in late XVII - early XVIII century.


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