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Very beautiful

Excellent walking promenade: river and beautiful nature. Appr. 2 km length from the bridge to the... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Moscow, Russia
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The one and the only

The place to spend a nice evening with a bottle of wine, great company and a marvelous Volga view... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
Dmitri B
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Volzhskaya Naberezhnaya, Yaroslavl, Russia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had clocked the embankment from the boat and again when we stopped to admire the peninsula. I planned to use our free time to stroll along it. However, by the time we had finished our tour of old Yaroslavl and had a comfort break...More

Thank AJMacD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lage space, very well organised with fountains, flowers and greeneries. Very pleasant waterfront place to walk, sit on a bench and relax.

Thank 88puffin
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We walked up here from the park at the "strelka" (where the two rivers join). It is a nice stroll, with several souvenir kiosks along the way. We ended up eating lunch at a restaurant on the pier, then booking a seat on the water...More

Thank Fred W
Reviewed 14 August 2018

After a hectic days travel we enjoyed a stroll alongside the Volga. Pleasant views and scenery. A good way to end the day.

Thank badger53
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent walking promenade: river and beautiful nature. Appr. 2 km length from the bridge to the fountain.

Thank Podstrelova
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

The place to spend a nice evening with a bottle of wine, great company and a marvelous Volga view. Feel yourself like the Yaroslav Mudriy but a 1000 years in the future

Thank Dmitri B
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Well maintained place with several restaurants, walking area, very good for jogging. River port is also there, enabling to trip locally or to Moscow and further by Volga giver.

Thank serdita003
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Great walk. Beautiful views. Lotsof things to see and to do. Historical place. Placed to eat. Just Fab!

Thank nastyaP
Reviewed 18 July 2017

,I strolled just a short section of this embankment promenade, probably the prettiest part. This section overlooked the Yaroslavl Millennium Park with its fountains and Yaroslavl Millennium Monument and was in the vicinity of the Assumption Church. Along this stretch a white columnar folly looking...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

The embankment runs along Volga River and merges with Korostel River at the other end. Nearly all the river cruise boats will embark/disembark alongside this part of the river which is convenient to tour around the nearby churches, museums and tourists spots. There are two...More

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