The town is situated on the left bank on the Volga river, 38 km from Kazan . The population is about 101,000 people. The town is the centre of Zelenodolskyi district. It is one of the greenest towns in the Volga region. The environs of the town include a recreational area, which because of the pure air, beautiful forests and the shores of the Volga attracts not only local people. 

 

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Zelenodolsk