Nakhimov Lake - a reservoir in the Leningrad Region

In the Leningrad region in Vyborgsky district,near the village of Pervomaiskoye, is located the most beautiful Nakhimovsky lake. The original name of the reservoir is Sula-Järvi (translated from Finnish sulla - cormorant, j'rvi - lake). Most likely, it was baptized so because of the cormorants that live here. Later the lake was renamed Nakhimovskoe, after the name of the school, located on the western shore of the lake. The educational institution, in turn, received its name in honor of the military admiral Nakhimov.

Nakhimov lake


Nakhimovsky lake is famous for its beauty, but alsoNot only. It is also connected by a river with the Gladyshevsky lake, in which rare fish species live. Therefore, Nakhimov Lake is also an excellent place for professional fishing. The main inhabitants of the reservoir are bream, perch, ruff, pike, roach, thicket, pike perch.

Lake Nakhimovskoe (Leningrad region)is located near the fur farm, which is the habitat for mink, fox and Arctic fox. On its shore you can also meet waterfowl. Thanks to this variety of fauna, there are wonderful opportunities for hunting fans who can usefully spend time and get new trophies.


These places are attracted by the beautiful floramainly from coniferous forests. Thanks to the rich plant world, the air in this area always remains clean and fresh. You can enjoy the nature of this wonderful land both in summer and in winter. In warm times, forests abound in a variety of mushrooms and berries, and in winter, open spaces for those who prefer winter sports. In the cold season the territory is equipped with excellent ski trails and trails. In summer, you can have fun on a basketball, volleyball or tennis court.

recreation center Nakhimov lake


Nakhimovsky Lake is famous for its coasts. The main feature of the pond, which attracts many travelers, are well-equipped sandy beaches. In summer, the water temperature of the lake reaches 22 degrees, which makes it a favorable place for swimming. The flow of the lake is smooth, the banks are gentle, and the deep-water places are found only at a distant distance from the shore.

lake nakhimovskoe leningrad region


Anyone wishing to visit these beautiful places willare happy to accept as their guests camp sites, cottage settlements, boarding houses and children's camps. Nakhimovsky Lake has long been a "home" for many institutions.

For a comfortable stay, you can choose tothe basis of "Nakhimovskaya". It is convenient for its location, it is only two kilometers from the St. Petersburg-Vyborg highway. The camp works throughout the year, except for April and November. It accommodates 268 people (184 places in buildings, 84 in summer houses). You can settle in double, triple or quadruple rooms. If you are vacationing with a large family or company, you can reserve a brick cottage, designed for eight people. It is equipped with a kitchen, several rooms, a shower room and a toilet. You can also cook in the dining room on the camp site.

An ideal place to stay in this area -any recreation center. Nakhimov Lake is a unique place where every person, both an adult and a child, can truly relax and spend time with benefit. The recreation centers, cottages and boarding houses located here are equipped with everything necessary to organize the most interesting leisure and spend unforgettable time in nature, in a beautiful environment. We invite you to visit this wonderful land, enjoy beautiful scenery, and recharge the energy and cheerfulness of Nakhimov Lake.