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Okhansk

Perm Krai, Ohansk,
Pervomayskaya str., 23
+7(342) 793-10-66
Perm region, Okhansk,
Kirov str., 16
+7(342) 793-11-00
Perm Krai, Ohansk,
Lenina str., 64
+7(342) 792-15-05

This is a city on the bank of Kama river at 66 km from Perm.

Okhansk was founded by Stroganovs industrialists by the mid-XVII century as a fishing village Okhan (that’s how the fishing net was called then). Today city’s main industry is agriculture. Here you can see a lot of old merchants’ living houses and shops built by the end of XIX – beginning of the XX centuries, as well as the Assumption Church.

The city is known for the meteorite shower that took place here in 1887. This event got the name of Okhansk Meteorite.

There’s a bus daily going from Perm to Okhansk. Also you can reach the city by car choosing a long (120 km) or short (66 km) itinerary crossing the river with a car ferry.

Okhansk в википедии