Koryazhma is considered to have been founded with the establishment of the Koryazhemsky Nikolaevsky Monastery. Today some of the monastery’s buildings have survived, but the real reason for coming here is to visit the nearby Historical City of Solvychegodsk.
City-municipality within the Kotlas District of the Arkhangelsk Region
On the River Vychegda
950km south-east of Arkhangelsk, 1,005km north-east of Moscow
38,006 people (2014)