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.
|Name in Russian||Коряжма|
|Status||City-municipality within the Kotlas District of the Arkhangelsk Region|
|Location||On the River Vychegda|
|Distance||950km south-east of Arkhangelsk, 1,005km north-east of Moscow|
|Time Zone||Moscow Time|
|Population||38,006 people (2014)|