Where to find a real Russian dacha: 3 major types of country dwellings

The Moscow suburbs offer three basic types of property: cottage settlement, antique dacha settlement, and village. What's the difference? Let's talk to an estate agent.

When choosing a region to purchase suburban real estate, many buyers give preference to well-forested areas in the vicinity of a large body of water or not far from a famous antique dacha settlement, such as Peredelkino.

The picturesque scenery found in such locales, and the proximity to historical sites where well-known politicians, creative intellectuals, and celebrities lived and live, attract many potential residents.

All rights reserved by Rossiyskaya Gazeta.

More exciting stories and videos on Russia Beyond's Facebook page

This website uses cookies. Click here to find out more.

Accept cookies