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Murmansk Oblast Walking around Kandalaksha: a northern city with a rich history

What to see in the city founded in 1526

Murmansk Oblast Hunting a whale with a camera in the Barents Sea

Sea tours for the brave and hardy

Murmansk Oblast The Kola Peninsula's protected areas

The home of reindeer and beavers in Russian Lapland

Murmansk Oblast Cultural Life in the Polar Seafarers' City A Quest for Food for Thought and Spirit in Murmansk

Murmansk can be called City of the Impossible. It is the largest settlement beyond the Arctic Circle, in a place where any sign of civilization used to seem a utopian theory back in the day.

Murmansk Oblast Northernmost forest on the border of three countries The youngest Arctic nature reserve on the border between Russia, Norway and Finland

The Murmansk Region has the northernmost point in the Arctic where trees grow.

Sam Syit

What attracts tourists to the open-air museum Sami village in the Murmansk region

Murmansk Oblast Sacred Lake of the Sami

Why Seidozero on the Kola Peninsula attracts tourists, mystics and explorers

Murmansk Oblast A song of snow and ice: why travel to the Snow Village in Kirovsk

The Snow Village is the largest snow construction project in Russia

Murmansk Oblast Ski season from October to June

Arctic destinations for skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts

Murmansk Oblast Teriberka: trekking above the Arctic Circle Sights that you can reach on foot in a town above the Arctic Circle

Murmansk Oblast Murmansk: the largest city north of the Arctic Circle Port city in the ice-free Kola Bay receives cargo and welcomes tourists all year round

Murmansk is the world's largest city north of the Arctic Circle, and one of the largest ports in Russia