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Yaroslavl Embankment

Volzhskaya Naberezhnaya, Yaroslavl, Russia
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Shaded promenade a joy to walk along

,I strolled just a short section of this embankment promenade, probably the prettiest part. This... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
Nice place for strolling at leisure

The embankment runs along Volga River and merges with Korostel River at the other end. Nearly all... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Hong Kong, China
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Volzhskaya Naberezhnaya, Yaroslavl, Russia
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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

1  Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 12 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

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

The Yaroslavl Embankment offers a variety of walks. From the town to the Cathedrals to the marina and beyond. You can walk on two levels the lower Embankment or the higher.There are lots of bars, cafes and restaurants all along. Very enjoyable area to visit.

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Volzhskaya and Korostel embarkments - both are well cared, have nice views to other side and must visit placed

Thank Vitamin_KA
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The Embankment running alongside the Volga river is a good spot for a stroll in the sun. Good views over the river and the ships on it, as well as running along passed Museum and Churches too.

Thank Sandra and Alan S
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Yaroslavl Embankment is truly one of the best in Russian cities. It is beautiful, long and has great views on the merge of Korostel river and great Russian river Volga.

Thank Alexandre S
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The Volga river banking is a long area, perfect both for Summer and Winter walks. From here you can enjoy the beautiful panorama of the river and the other side of the city, also this path allows you to see several major sights of Yaroslavl:...More

1  Thank Nick V
Reviewed 13 October 2016

great views when the river has frozen great for pictures or artists for paintings saw a lot of photographers enjoying the view

Thank Mizerious
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This is a somewhat difficult place to rate, as your experience will depend on the weather. This is a wonderful walk along the Volga river when the weather cooperates. The Embankment runs for a very long ways, probably further than most people would care to...More

1  Thank Frank J
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Go during the summer- it is much more picturesque . Don't go too early as I was too early that the ferry station isn't open yet

1  Thank Charmaine Siew Y
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