Rivne is blessed with nearly 200 rivers, over 500 lakes and about 30 reservoirs. It is well-known for power production, as it is home to the Rivne Nuclear Power Plant. Other industries here are machine-building and metalworking, chemical and petrochemical production, and forestry, paper and woodworking.

Rivne’s historic and cultural sites include Ostroh castle, the Troitsk monastery and the Dubno castle.