Welcome to Samara! The hospitable city is situated in the centre of the endless plain, on the high bank of the Volga River facing the majestic Zhighuly Mountains.
Guests can reach the Samara Region easily and with comfort from more or less anywhere in the world. Such international airlines as Lufthansa, Czech Airlines and Aeroflot offer regular flight from European cities to Samara. Each day there are more than 10 flights that connect Samara and Moscow.
The Samara Region offers accommodation options for every taste and budget. Enthusiasts of world famous international hotel brands can stay at the Renaissance Samara (a Marriott brand) or Holiday Inn Hotel (InterContinental Group). Authentic local hotels meet European standards as well. Vacation homes along the Volga outside of the city are another accommodation alternative that allows tourists to enjoy the comfort typical of hotels combined with active sports, fishing, outdoor activities and picturesque views.
1А,Nagornaya Street, Portposjelok, 445003
The Svyato-Voskresenskiy Male Monastery is located in the region of Portposyolok Togliatti. There is a local sanctuary in the monastery – it is the icon of Saint Great Martyr Varvara who was found by fishermen and carried to the abode. In one opinion, the icon emerged from the water from one of the flooded Stavropol Cathedrals. Nowadays the icon is being innovated. The community has prayers in front of it on weekdays.