Monument to the Founders of Irkutsk, Irkutsk

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Take a photograph with Monument to the Founders of Irkutsk, designed to be a collective representation of the Cossacks, widely considered to be the pioneers of the region. Unveiled in 2011 to celebrate the city's 350th anniversary, the monument was financed by the state and local citizens and sits along the river bank. Take a short walk from the monument to the nearby cathedral and other historical monuments and buildings. To visit Monument to the Founders of Irkutsk on your trip to Irkutsk, use our Irkutsk trip planning site .
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  • You will not miss if come to the river side to see Savior church and other attractions. In winter time I saw bride and grooms taking photos around. The area is very nice for walking as well.  more »
  • Monument erected for the Jubilee of the city. Looks majestically Solid history of Irkutsk Beautiful revenge
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  • Beauty on the waterfront. Very vrechatljajushhij monument. A beautiful church across the street. Walking is required!
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A famous stop on the Trans-Siberian railway, historically rich Irkutsk serves as a perfect base for trips to Lake Baikal. With its steadily increasing popularity among tourists, the city offers a good selection of places to stay. The center of the city has the highest concentration of luxury and boutique hotels, but you can also find quite a few in other neighborhoods. Numerous bed and breakfasts and plenty of hostels offer a good alternative to hotels. Likewise, renting a fully furnished apartment is another popular option. Note that the number of available apartments significantly increases during the summer season, when most tourists visit the city.
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