Ruskeala Mountain Park, Ruskeala
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Explore the source of marble used in some of the most significant buildings in the city, such as St. Isaac's Cathedral, the floors of the Kazan Cathedral, and the window sills of the Hermitage at Ruskeala Mountain Park. This park features a viewing platform showcasing panoramic views and a walking trail leading to the former marble quarry, now filled with water. Rent a boat and sail around the lake or sit on the benches scattered throughout the park. Many parts of the trail can get slippery because of the water, so watch your footing and be mindful of young children. Make Ruskeala Mountain Park part of your personalized Ruskeala itinerary using our Ruskeala itinerary planner.
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  • Being in Karelia ruskeala is obligatory to visit all done on European (apparently for Finns) shops with souvenirs, FAS-food is a very beautiful place, there are a variety of entertainment, including extreme
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  • Incredible beauty of nature! Amazingly huge stones! Very cozy place to visit, pleasant tickets price (smth like 150 rub/day/person). In the evening colorful lights are popping up and it feels like you...  more »
  • Marble Canyon is required to visit nature lovers in the summer to visit the underwater lake and Gallery)
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