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Observation Point, Samara

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Admire the panoramic view of the mighty Volga as it flows through the Zhiguli Gates from Observation Point. Offering some of the best unobstructed views in the Samara region, the picturesque point is frequently visited by both tourists and locals, who often refer to it as Vertolyotka, or the Helipad. Spend time soaking in the scenery and don't forget to capture the landscape with your camera, paints, or sketching equipment. Close to the observation deck is a restaurant where you can taste some of the local specialties. Because it is a popular spot for wedding processions, the plateau can be somewhat crowded on the warm weekends, while it tends to be less busy on weekdays. Using our custom trip planner, Samara attractions like Observation Point can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Beautiful place to stroll, weddings, relaxing. Really enjoyed the rest on her wedding to vertoletke!
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  • Probably every SAMAREC once, but it was. The good kind: the Volga River and the mountains. There are a couple of cafes, good barbecue.
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  • This is one of the most impressive places in the city of Samara and her business card. Magnificent panorama on the Volga River, framed by the zhiguli mountains. On the site a lot of Park roses on lawns among the tracks, there are benches, a café and restaurant "chanson", where you can not just sit together, but noted the company any date, admiring the wonderful view of "Zhiguli" gate.
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