|Palana is an urban-type settlement in the Koryak Autonomous district Kamchatka region of Russia. The administrative center of the district. Located on the river Palana, 7 km from the sea of Okhotsk. Located in 940 km from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Item roadstead unloading of ships. The population of 3,5 thousand people, to 80.85% Russian, 5,82% of Ukrainians, of 2.04% Koryak.
Telephone code: 7 415 43. Postcode: 688000. Automobile codes: 41, 82.
Based in XVIII Koryak century as outposts Inhabit, called by the Russians Average Polanski, its location on the river Palana. Later became the village of Palana, 1962 year he received the status of urban-type settlement.