Gelendzhik Embankment, Gelendzhik

4.7
Must see · Scenic Walking Area · Tourist Spot
Soak in the laid-back atmosphere, see the sights, and feel the Black Sea breeze at Gelendzhik Embankment. Located next to the beach and commanding scenic views of the sea and the docking ships, the embankment is the city's main hang-out spot, especially during the summer season. Go for a relaxing stroll, have fun at the amusement parks, find a spot at one of many cafes and restaurants, rent a bike, and admire the numerous monuments, fountains, and sculptures. The most famous and the most photographed of these is the elegant White Bride, one of the city's main sights. The embankment is a pedestrian zone, and the absence of traffic makes it clean and safe. Use our Gelendzhik road trip planning site to add Gelendzhik Embankment and other attractions to your Gelendzhik vacation plans.
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  • Perfect embankment with great views of the bay. Very clean and well maintained. One of the longest embankments in Europe, which is great for walking and cycling too. Lots of attractions and lovely...  more »
  • Yes, it is! Absolutely charming, well-kept, friendly and bustling with relaxed people it is great both in the daytime and by night. I read reviews by foreigners (I'm Russian) and I understand why all....  more »
  • Probably, one of the excellent embankments I saw and definitely the best one in the Russia's South. Long, clean, with pines, bike path and wide enough. The main issue is a loud noise from nearest...  more »
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  • Just a beautiful piece of a beach with that 40s-50s vibe
  • It is a beautiful place, but now it is almost unsuitable for walking because of the widely deployed construction works and the sway cyclists who are completely unreadable with the rules of movement. If you are walking with children, be very attentive. The view of the bay is breathtaking. So far, most exits to the sea are closed. What's going to happen in the season, isn't it? Most likely most of the beaches will be paid and access to the sea is also limited.
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  • How do I love Gelenjik!!! Squirrels, sailors, coniferous!!! Rest of soul and body!! Monuments, summer lots of shade!! Rest on any purse. I was able to stay there in May. In the center! Room on the double 1000 p.! But we have to look.
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  • A wonderful snow-white embankment stretching from the center to the lighthouse on the Cape ToList. There are places for rest, children's playgrounds. Many monuments. A huge number of flowers! Beaches are sandy, pebble. There are cafes, restaurants, canteens. Rest for everyone!
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  • It's cool. Now April in the whole bloom tulips and other plants Carousel Park has already started to work. On the waterfront there is live music and various sights of the city. Divers in the marine Gelendzhik Bay clean the bottom of the embankment. The beach is sprinkled with new sand.. Near to the café fry kebabs and dishes on the grill. There is a minus there is no good market. Maybe that's not the summer season, but the weather is great sunny.
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