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Tokarevskiy mayak, Vladivostok
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Jutting dramatically out of the sea, Tokarevskiy mayak provides fascinating year-round views. Built onto a narrow spit of land the extends out into sea, at high tides the lighthouse is sometimes completely surrounded by water; in that case you can only get there by boat. Built in 1910, the 12 m (39 ft) tower is a beacon for ships entering the Port of Vladivostok. From the tower's island you can take in views of Vladivostok and Russky Island. Remember to check the tide times in advance if you are planning to walk across the spit. Our Vladivostok vacation trip planner makes visiting Tokarevskiy mayak and other Vladivostok attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • One of the symbols of the city, to visit is mandatory. from the nearest public transport stop to walk five kilometers. but it's worth it!
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  • Minutes walk from the bus. Twilight is made ahead of time and tide is coming in, didn't eat up the tower. You may have these designs. Some people seem to local residents as well as tourists. Harmony between sunset and the Lighthouse is very clean. Chitchaku lighthouse and is lovely. Please try if there is a chance I went underway with local American go to Vladivostok.
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  • The structure itself is closed, you can reach it by shallow water. Special types and architecture there.
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  • Fantastic place! At high tide, the sea covers the narrow strip of rocky land that joins the lighthouse to the mainland :) It's a long walk from town, so catch a taxi there and back ;)
  • The amazing place of interest for tourists and inhabitants of Vladivostok. Definitely It's a worth-to-see place. Folks, don't litter there nor wherever else in Vladivostok (I have to admit that we're sinking slowly into the garbage around the city, damn)
  • Must have to see, must have to walk from the city center to here or back..
  • A beautiful and very picturesque place. Perhaps it's one of those in Bishop where it is necessary to visit, that is called "default". Beautiful panorama overlooking the Russian bridge and russky island. Immediately you feel in the city, which stands by the sea! Lighthouse, incidentally, is valid-just wait, when it gets dark. In good weather, people very much! Smoke hookahs, roasted meat. "Particularly outstanding individuals" are maximally far Jeep spit than all just get in the way. Bank of course already (podzagazhen. Yes and most importantly! If you want to walk up to the lighthouse and spit flooded by the tide-be sure to bring a rubber shoes or shoes that you can soak in the sea, otherwise it is very difficult to walk. If you go barefoot-I do not know what you have to have legs! I was able to walk only until the middle of the very painful feet from sharp rocks. Recommend.
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  • Cross over the road to the lighthouse will sink into the sea at high tide, so go away. Sunset spot! beautiful lighthouse sunset 👍
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