Museum Day. Drive from Krasnoyarsk – Road.Travel

Museum Day. Drive from Krasnoyarsk

Road Trip Route. Take pictures against the background of Yenisei., Remember Viktor Astafyev's favorite works., Touch the first building in Divnogorsk., Learn all about the history of the Krasnoyarsk HPP.

We will go on a cognitive trip to landmark locations near Krasnoyarsk. We will visit the Victor Astafiev Memorial Museum and Znamensky Skit - the first building in Divnogorsk. We will evaluate the scale of the Krasnoyarsk hydroelectric power plant and learn its history in the city museum. We'll also get acquainted with local fine arts in the Divnogorsk Art Museum.

History and Culture, 🎅 Winter Trips. From: Krasnoyarsk

Sati Sarkisyan. Travel Expert.

Travel Itinerary and Road Trip Route

Day 1: Astafiev Museum. Old Skit. Divnogorsk museum.

We will drive along the iconic places near Krasnoyarsk: museum of writer Astafyev, Znamensky skit, city museum of Divnogorsk, Art museum, and at the end of the day we will have dinner in an interesting restaurant Mayak.


Gazpromneft filling station #365

Start your journey by refueling at Gazprom Neft filling stations, grab coffee and fresh pastries on the way to make your trip more comfortable!


Let's stop at the quay to take a walk and admire the great Yenisei. The observation deck offers a very picturesque view of the river. It's a great place to take some pictures as a memento. You can also take a photo with the monument to the sturgeon, one of the main inhabitants of the Yenisei waters.

Музей Астафьева

We will visit the memorial complex dedicated to the famous writer Viktor Astafyev. It presents the writer's house, which has preserved the original atmosphere, personal belongings and drafts of the author. You can also visit Viktor Petrovich's grandmother. It's Friday off at the museum.

Old Skit (Znamenskiy Skit)

The building of the Krasnoyarsk Znamensky Monastery, which was the first construction in this area. This is where the history of Divnogorsk begins in 1956. Here you will find a diagram of how monastery buildings were located. Walk down the street towards the river and find some of them. Don't forget to take a few pictures with an old well.


Let's stop for lunch on the bank of the Yenisei. They serve a great ear of yenisei fish.

Smotrovaya Ploshchadka Krasnoyarskoy Ges

Let's look at the grandiose Krasnoyarsk Hydroelectric Power Station from a specially equipped observation deck. Impressive urban view of a huge building across the Yenisei.

Divnogorskiy Gorodskoy Muzey

Let's get acquainted with the history of Divnogorsk closer in the city museum. We will learn about how the city was built and what it is famous for. The museum pays special attention to the Krasnoyarsk Hydroelectric Power Plant and its history. *A preliminary application by phone at [site]( is required for weekend visits.

Art Museum

We will visit the Divnogorsk Art Museum. Here you can find works of fine art of different genres and directions. The museum exposition consists of works by local, Krasnoyarsk and Divnogorsk artists, as well as works purchased at various art exhibitions. It's Monday off at the museum.

Lighthouse Restaurant

Dinner in the Lighthouse is a very interesting restaurant with the interior of a medieval castle. It serves dishes from yenisei fish, meat and game. Try grayling and venison in lingonberry sauce.