It is located in the Northern part of the Nizhni Novgorod Region within 260 km off Nizhni Novgorod. The city Vetluga is the administrative centre.
Vetluzhskaya land is glorious for environmentally friendly places, the nature has created all the conditions for fishing, hunting and rest here.
Povetluzhie is V.V.Rozanov’s motherland - philosopher, writer and thinker of the 19th century. A.F.Pisemskiy has spent his childhood years in Vetluga.
Vetluzhskaya land has unique spiritual sanctities: Ekaterininskaya church (year 1850), Trinity church (year 1805), Georgievskaya church ( year 1803) and others.
Wonderful source - Starets Gerasim’s source is located near the city Vetluga. These are seven equipped sources and the bath-house with wonderful healing properties of water. In addition to the museum of local lore the ancient district civil architecture is interesting too.