the Rook (Ladya), Samara

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A symbol of the city built at the confluence of two rivers, the Rook (Ladya) sits on the Volga River embankment. The stone monument shaped as a prow serves as a popular meeting place for friends and couples. The embankment also hosts festivals and weddings. Walk, bike, or skate the lanes on the embankment, and enjoy bars, restaurants, gardens, and beach access along the way. Our Samara trip planning site makes visiting the Rook (Ladya) and other Samara attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Preparations for the football World Cup is in full swing. Reconstruction of this part of the promenade is in full swing, including the restoration of the Rook. This summer to visit this attraction. We look forward to completion of the work. I am sure residents and visitors will be glad to see the new promenade and very attraction!
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  • Now it and the road around is under reconstruction. So you will see nothing. Let's wait till the next year))  more »
  • Often visited there earlier on all sorts of concerts and have never been disappointed, just love this city and all that it is.
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Samara has long attracted visitors with its laid-back riverside atmosphere and surrounding natural beauty. A city of over one million residents and a popular destination especially during the summer when beaches are packed, Samara offers a selection of accommodations for all tastes and budgets. The city boasts quite a few luxury hotels, as well as more economical options. Many of these are in the center, close to the riverbanks or the train station. For more tranquil lodging, check out the several hotels, pensions, and bed and breakfasts just outside the city along the Volga. Budget travelers can choose between several hostels, and you can also get a great deal by renting a self-catering apartment.
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