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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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  • Is so, what is visible a small stretch of the Volga River, with its beautiful scenery on the banks of the river. You can simply stand for hours and watch the slow motion.
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  • From a viewing or helipad is a breathtaking view on the Volga River. You will see a unique bend of the Volga River. Why in this place the River makes this turn so far scientists can't answer. This distinctive "sign" Samara distinctly video even astronauts from space. You are also worth to see!
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  • For the first time visited the observation platform a few years ago during her daughter's wedding. In such places feel the beauty of our planet, its fragility and wonder at the miracle of our universe! The place where a person comes in contact with nature and the sky!
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