Quick facts about Veliky Novgorod

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  • Area

    8,829 hectares

  • Location

    The city lies on the Volkhov River just below its outflow from the Lake Ilmen.

  • Geographic coordinates

    58 30 N, 31 20 E

  • Population

    approx 230,600 (2005 est.)

  • Foundation

    859

  • Climate

    The climate is temperate continental.

  • UTC/GMT Offset

    UTC/GMT + 3 hours

  • Area code

    81622

  • Major attractions

    St Sofia Cathedral, Kremlin, many churches and monasteries.

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