Klin is a fairly typical city in the Moscow Region and its biggest attraction for tourists is the country estate of the great composer Pyotr Tchaikovsky which is now a museum in his honour. The city can easily be visited as a day trip from Moscow.
|Name in Russian||Клин|
|Status||City and administrative centre of the Klin District of the Moscow Region|
|Location||On the River Sestra|
|Distance||90km north-west of Moscow|
|Time Zone||Moscow Time|
|Population||79,461 people (2014)|
|City Day||Last Weekend in September|
Top recommendations in Klin
Visit the Tchaikovsky House-Museum, walk around its beautiful grounds and the house where the great composer spent the last years of his life.
Have a look at the pretty Dormition Cathedral which was once part of a monastery and is the oldest religious building in Klin.
Go to Sovetskaya Ploschad (Soviet Square), the city's main square, and look at the Trinity Cathedral, Resurrection of Christ Church and a monument to Pyotr Tchaikovsky.