Shushenskoye urban settlement.
The village of Shushenskoye is located in the same name, Shushenskiy district of the Krasnoyarsk Territory and represents a significant size modern urban settlement with a population of about 16,000 inhabitants.
Shushenskoye was founded in the middle of the XVIII century, the main occupation of the first inhabitants of the village were agriculture and handicrafts, connected with servicing of local residents and their everyday life.
Today there are several agricultural enterprises in the village, as well as the well-known in Russia "Historical and Ethnographic Museum-Reserve" Shushenskoe ", through which Shushenskoye became one of the few places in the country where you can see for yourself the peculiarities of the life of the inhabitants of the Russian suburbs XVIII-XX century. On the territory of the museum, within the boundaries of the old settlement, several typical manor houses were preserved and recreated, including not only outbuildings, typical for these places and lifestyles of local residents, but also tools and household items.
How to get from Krasnoyarsk to the village. Shushenskoye.
You can get from Krasnoyarsk to Shushenskiy in several popular ways
1. Intercity bus
Every day from Krasnoyarsk to Shushenskoye four intercity buses, routes 589 and 589А are sent. The journey time is from 8 hours 30 minutes. All buses arrive at the bus station in the village of Shushenskoye. On the way, buses make scheduled stops according to the timetable and route of the traffic. Details can be found at the bus station in Krasnoyarsk. The cost of the bus ticket on the route Krasnoyarsk-Shushenskoe is slightly more than 1200 rubles.
Detailed information on the schedule of the buses can be found on the website of the bus station in Krasnoyarsk.
2. By car.
The distance from Krasnoyarsk to Shushenskoye along the motorway is 490 km. Total travel time by car is at least 6 hours and 20 minutes. The route from Krasnoyarsk to Shushenskiy passes through the territories of Berezovsky, Emelyanovsk, Kozul, Balakhtinsky, Novoselovsky, Minusinsk, Shushensky districts of the Krasnoyarsk Territory and through the territory of the Bograd and Ust-Abakan districts of the Republic of Khakassia. Three times it crosses the Yenisei River in the cities of Krasnoyarsk, Divnogorsk and Abakan.
Most of the road is located in picturesque places with a unique natural landscape. Siberian taiga surrounds the road from Divnogorsk, and along the territory of the Republic of Khakassia the road is located in the steppes of Khakassia. On the way there are several places to stop with food points and public toilets.
Detailed route to Shushenskiy by road on the map
Upon arrival in Shushenskoye, the traveler will have to settle in the hotel, and the examination of the Museum in the open air should be postponed until the next morning.
3. By plane
From Krasnoyarsk to Shushenskoe can be reached by plane. There is one daily flight to Shushenskoye, the time of departure from the airport of Krasnoyarsk is 14-00 local time, the journey time is 1 hour and 20 minutes. The cost of the ticket for the plane along the route Krasnoyarsk-Shushenskoe is slightly more than 3000 rubles. Taking into account the time for registration and landing of everything on the road will take about 3 hours and 30 minutes. The plane arrives in Shushenskoe at 15.20.
Upon arrival in Shushenskoye, the traveler will have to settle in the hotel, and the examination of the Museum in the open air should be postponed until the next morning. From Shushenskoe to Krasnoyarsk, you can also get on the plane, every day one flight is made at 16-00. So the next day you can have time to inspect the museum and return to Krasnoyarsk.
Details about the schedule of aircraft and the cost of air tickets to the village. Shushenskoe on the site of Shushenskoye airport
Hotels in Shushenskoye.
In the village of Shushenskoye there are two hotels, one of which is "Novaya Derevnya" located directly within the museum complex, the second hotel "Tourist" is located not far from the museum on the street. Pushkin, 1. Book rooms in the hotel, you can both by phone and at personal arrival in the village.
Features of visiting the museum in the village of Shushenskoye.
Inspection of the museum will take several hours, and for convenience can be divided into several stages. Visiting the museum is provided only in the accompaniment of a guide including groups of up to 20 people. The cost of visiting 300 rubles per visitor, there are benefits for pensioners, students, children from 7 to 18 years. For some categories of Russian citizens, a free visit is provided. In addition, in the museum, on a preliminary request, there are thematic excursions in which you can get acquainted with folk crafts.
More details about other services that are offered in the museum can be found on the museum's website
Timetable of the museum
In the summer (from May 1 to September 30) - from 10:00 to 19:00, Thursday from 10:00 to 21:00 in the winter (from 01 October to 30 April) - from 09:00 to 18:00 without holidays. The holiday is on 1 January.