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Yaroslavl Embankment, Yaroslavl

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At Yaroslavl Embankment, you can stroll along the Volga River as it rushes through the heart of the city. A walk along the banks of Europe's longest river provides a scenic self-guided tour of some of Yarosavl's most significant landmarks. Beyond wide vistas of the beautiful river itself, you can expect to stumble across the famous Assumption Cathedral near the convergence of the Volga and Kotorosl rivers. Other sights include the eight-pillared gazebo, pavilion, and fountains at Strelka Park. To discover more authentic views of the city, wander from the main path onto smaller side streets and stop to admire local architecture there. Use our Yaroslavl trip itinerary planner to visit Yaroslavl Embankment on your trip to Yaroslavl, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Very wide and beautiful area, a great place for walking in good company. Place to open the Russian soul
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  • modern, beautiful place for walks for the whole family. regularly walk along the seafront. particularly drew attention to the output cursor to a remarkable fountains
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  • Place for walks in spring and summer evenings. There is a hire of self-driving vehicles)), bicycles, giroskutery and t. p. good infrastructure: Cafe, small restaurants and just "hawkers" with ice cream. A pleasant place for a stroll.
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