Votchina of Ded Moroz (Hometown of Father Frost)

The main Wizard of the country - the Russian Ded Moroz (Father Frost) lives here in a wooden palace in the pine forest. Here his assistants will acquaint tourists with the life of the Sorcerer and show all the rooms of the fairy-tale house. At the end of the journey around the palace, the owner himself meets his guests in the throne room. Passing through the main gates of this fabulous Estate, visitors find themselves on the Path of Tales, full of fascinating adventures with the magic forest inhabitants. Having overcome all trials, the guests get to Wonders Avenue, leading to the Winter Wizard palace.

Not far from the Ded Moroz (Father Frost) palace there is the Forge of the Winter Wizard, where Estate guests can learn the history of blacksmith's craft and become witnesses of manual forging process. Winter Wizard is a patron of carpentry as well. In his workshop guests will meet with a skillful craftsman who will show his skills in wood carving. The Post Office of Ded Moroz (Father Frost) works in the central lane of the Estate. It answers all letters coming to the Winter Wizard, but the answers to good and sincere messages are prepared with particular joy. It is the very place where you can learn, from where and how many letters Ded Moroz (Father Frost) has already received.

There is a wonderful place on the territory of Estate. Ice house is a winter kingdom, where the temperature does not rise above -15C. Each guest will be fascinated by a great number of ice sculptures - characters of Russian fairy tales and will be able to make a wish on the frosty throne of Ded Moroz (Father Frost). Magical Winter Garden will transfer its visitors into the world of exotic plants and diverse flowers that delight the eye not only in the warm summer, but also in autumn and during the frosty winter. The folklore center "Gornitsa" demonstrates the life of the northern peasants to the guests of the Winter Wizard. Assistants of Ded Moroz (Father Frost) are traditionally very hospitable and will warm you with a cup of herbal tea, hold a game program and master classes devoted to work with flax, birch bark and other natural materials.

Ded Moroz (Father Frost) zoo is a home for a unique collection of 60 species of birds and animals. About 400 rare animals, many of which are listed in the Red Book, live here in cozy enclosures among the pine forest. Thrill-seekers will have fun in a rope park where every guest can feel like a climber, check their agility and endurance. A wide range of attractions is open all year round on the territory of the Votchina. In winter you can ride on a miracle stove, and the bravest ones can straddle snowmobiles and Russian slide. In summer, the guests will enjoy the journey on the Magic train. The Forest pharmacy will reveal the secrets of the northern herbs health-giving powers, tell about the traditions of Russian tea drinking and, of course, treat guests with fragrant tea in a cozy atmosphere.

Magical Votchina of Ded Moroz (Hometown of Father Frost) welcomes guests all year round!


Address: Velikoustyugskiy district, Mardengskoye rural settlement, Homland of Father Frost
Phone: (81738) 5-21-32
Fax: (81738) 5-21-24
46.183783189354, 60.749161238724