Yuzhno-Kurilsk (Russian: Ю́жно-кури́льск, YOOZH-nuh koo-REELSK; Japanese: 古釜布, foo-roo-kah-mah-poo) population: 7.800, is the main town of the Kuril islands, in Sakhalin Oblast, Russia. It's located on the mouth of the Sevebryanka river at the Yuzhno-Kurilsky cape, on Kunashir island - or 'Black Island' in the indigenous Ainu language. There is little to see in this city, which was severely damaged by a Tsunami in 1994. But the surrounding area, hosts one of the worlds most unique natural environments - complete with free roaming bears and wild horses.
- Hotel Builder, 3A Ilyichev street, ☎ +7 42455 2-16-06.
- Hotel Delta, 5 Gnechka street, ☎ +7 42455 2-17-94.
- Kuril-Japan Center (Travel agency), 2A Sadovij avenue, ☎ +7 42455 2-11-99, e-mail: email@example.com.