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Strelka Fountains, Yaroslavl

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Join the locals and visitors in taking a break from busy city life at Strelka Fountains. The water spouting from the fountain is accompanied by a display of colors and pleasant music. The fountain is one of the highlights of the park located at the confluence of the Volga and Kotorosl in the place where, according to legend, the history of the city of Yaroslavl began more than a millennium ago. This is where Prince Yaroslav the Wise slew a bear before he founded the city. Close to the fountain, you can see the city's coat of arms depicting a bear with a halberd formed out of a flower arrangement in one of the park's large flower beds. A visit to Strelka Fountains represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Yaroslavl itinerary builder to plot your vacation.
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  • Be sure to visit the Yaroslavl. Views of Arrow-breathtaking! Right rotating-City Centre zabredesh' (cafes, restaurants,) Left-along the promenade projdesh'sja. ...
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  • Arrow, the confluence of the Volga and Kotorsli, great place! Great Park, magnificent fountains! Lucky jaroslavcam, that in this place over a thousand years ago, founded the city of Yaroslavl, and to have arranged the excellent Millennium Park! By the way, when walking through the Park was under the impression that every second tourist-alien ... Long time no have been able to observe in Russia as many foreigners on one square metre of the Russian land. And, without a doubt, this is a bad thing.
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  • One of the most beautiful places of Yaroslavl. You can simply take a walk, you can relax, admire passing ships, you can go cycling, rollerblading, giroskuterah! In general place and for a relaxing and active holidays! Of course mainly in summer or early autumn!
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