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Observation Point, Samara
(4.6/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
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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  • If you are tired of stuffy city fuss and noise, this place to your liking. Excellent review, beautiful city views and Volga-MATUSHKA. If you delve deeper into the history of this place, doubly interesting to visit it.
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  • Volga, samarskaya Luka, the zhiguli mountains. In whatever corner of this exciting edge you've never been. Feeling of grandeur, beauty and grandeur of nature extravaganza Pierce your senses. A heliport is one of the most beautiful, well-appointed places to visit. Where you can enjoy the beautiful scenery and plunge into the atmosphere of unity with nature. This is the piece of the Russian land, where you have to confess loving life and its second half.
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  • That no picture-the picture. View so mesmerizing that the mind does not remain nothing but delight. Amazing place!
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