Semenov is one of the Golden Ring cities of Russia, located on the river Sanahta 70 kilometers from Nizhny Novgorod. City Semenov - the world famous center of folk handicrafts of Nizhny Novgorod region, called the town of the "Golden Khokhloma" and listed as a historic site of Russia. Semenov is one of the most interesting "small" Golden Ring towns with unusual layout of the French provincial town, because of which the city is sometimes proudly called "Little Paris". It is the town of Semenov where the first matryoshka appeared, that became a symbol of Russia. We offer a trip to the extraordinary city of Semenov. In the city you will visit the factory "Khokhloma painting", see the way how the simple wooden piece turns into a bowl or a vase of great beauty. Visit the museum "Golden Khokhloma" where you will see the unique collection of modern products and an interesting collection of the oldest products from Semenov masters.