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Tver Oblast is rich in picturesque natural landscapes—Lake Seliger with its many small islands, the source of the Volga River and Moscow Sea. The region is popular with people who enjoy water sports, fishing, and picking berries and mushrooms. Pilgrims visit the ancient Borisoglebsky Monastery, Nilov Monastery on Lake Seliger, and the Holy Assumption Monastery. The town of Torzhok is famous for its gold embroidery and is home to the only gold embroidery factory in Russia, while Kalyazin is renowned for its wonderful lace.More about the region