Central embankment of Volgograd, Volgograd

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Pier / Boardwalk Tourist Spot
Get close to the mighty Volga and immerse yourself in the spirit of the city at Central embankment of Volgograd. As one of the city's most popular promenades, the embankment is always bustling with life. During the day, admire the monuments, stroll by the river, go for a bike ride or a jog, or spend time people-watching with a view of the Volga and a drink or snack. You'll find a large amount of shops and a few amusement parks with classic carnival rides here as well. At night the embankment transforms into one of the city's major party locations with a wide selection of bars. Put Central embankment of Volgograd into our Volgograd trip itinerary planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Volgograd.
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  • A boat trip on the Volga to see the city from the embankment is from an interesting point of view. It can be windy and cold so better be prepared. The view on the new soccer stadium for 18 is impressi...  more »
  • The Embarkment has a very nice view of the river Volga. It's right at the end of the Alley of Heroes, and from there you can take a walk down the border walk by the river. Nice place.  more »
  • Beside the Volga and behind Lenin Square, an excellent photo opportunity with tanks and heavy artillery.  more »

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The historical, cultural, and industrial center of southern Russia, Volgograd receives a good share of both tourists and business travelers. The mighty Volga River is the centerpiece of the city, so it's no wonder the biggest hotels are poised near its scenic banks. Here you can find both modern and historical, lavish and economical accommodations. The city also offers a couple of hostels for an even more budget-friendly lodging. If you're looking for self-catering accommodation, there is a large selection of apartments, from basic to luxurious.
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