Welcome to Vyborg

Russian Medieval Fairy Tale


The main route from Russia to the countries of Scandinavia by road or train passes through the territory of Vyborg and Vyborg district – picturesque places, known for its rich history and architecture, economic and cultural projects.
Vyborg District – one of the largest in the region by area and population. Together with a water area of the Gulf of Finland area totals 11,336 square kilometers, with the population of nearly 200,000 people.

On the territory of the municipality “Vyborg region” of Leningrad region located 12 municipal units – 7 town and 5 country ones.
Important geopolitical position on the border of Russia and the European Union and in the immediate proximity of St. Petersburg, the second largest metropolis in the country, is a key factor in the growth and development of the Vyborg district. Today it is a major industrial and tourist center in the North-West of Russia.
Historical and architectural attractions, colorful festivals, vivid sporting events, natural beauty of the Karelian Isthmus attract thousands of visitors from Russia and abroad.



We invite you to familiarize yourself with Vyborg and Vyborg district!





Opening of Alvar Aalto library 23.11.2013
Nordic Weeks in Vyborg (02-13.10.2013)
Visit Of Trainees From Norway 16-20.09.2013
Day of the city of Vyborg and Vyborg district (17.08.2013)