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excellent scenery!

strongly recommend to rent a car and drive through the whole islan but be careful, somewhere roads... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Many Hidden Gems

We spent a day touring the island with Local Guide Diana. Spots of incredibly scenic beauty... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
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Russkiy ostrov, Vladivostok 690922, Russia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

strongly recommend to rent a car and drive through the whole islan but be careful, somewhere roads areonly on a map :) . really amazing nature and views

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Myraubatyr
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We spent a day touring the island with Local Guide Diana. Spots of incredibly scenic beauty abound. Military fortifications are extensive and interesting. The sight of the Far Eaten Federal University is impressive. Also enjoyed a lovely lunch at Novik Country Club. The day was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ed-TO
Reviewed 6 October 2018

The journey from mainland Vladivostok to Russky Island would take a few minutes, but its worth the journey since it takes you to one of the biggest universities in Russia that lies near the coast that accomodates both male and female dormitories.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mameha454
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Great dive over the bridge to enter the island, which was virtually uninhabited and cut off before, followed by a fascinating military hardware graveyard visit. Large university also housed here as well as an aquarium (the latter we did not visit)

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 356peterg
Reviewed 8 August 2018

And great beaches where you can spend the day relaxing at the beach or doing some highking and enjoying the views

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jose y
Reviewed 10 April 2018

This cape is really must visit place of Vladivostok its a great nature with very very picturesque views. Our recommendation will be to take tour there because its really not easy almost impossible to get there by public transportation. We've been there with tour from...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank John P
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Make sure you reserve enough time to discover that unique island! Starting from amazing University Campus that surely worth a visit and you can have a nice and cheap lunch at any of several student Island cafes (located in hotel buildings), to a breathtaking Tabizin...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank DMelnikov
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Very chilled and relaxing. There's a place where you can set up a tent or rent a chair by a river that leads to the ocean that has a small beach. You can buy beers etc there but I'd suggest bringing your own (cost effective)...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Christian D
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The island is very pretty in winter when the sea is all frozen over and people are ice fishing. If you don’t have a car it may be tricky as the buses aren’t very regular and you might get stuck there for a while. Worth...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank AdamDalgliesh
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Finally, te Russian island is accessible to visit as you will. A beautiful island with great views on the city. take a taxi and drive around the island. Depending on the time, various activities to do. I was with 90 y old friend, hence not...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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taxi is the best transportation and not so expensive. To call via maxim-application will cost you ~15-20$ one way
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