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Yaroslavl Embankment, Yaroslavl

Categories: Historic Walking Areas, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.9/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web
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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  • great views when the river has frozen great for pictures or artists for paintings saw a lot of photographers enjoying the view 
  • Even in bad weather, a walk along the promenade is a great pleasure! And with area-unusually
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  • The promenade of great beauty, in any weather. Walking through it, you can get close to many attractions.
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