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Enisey River

Krasnoyarsk, Russia
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If you really need to stop in Krasnoyarsk don't miss out on this mighty river

There's very little to see in Krasnoyarsk and if you're on a trans-sib tour, there are way better... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Budapest, Hungary
My Yenisei

The majestic Yenisei river, it is a lot of fish, you can organize an excellent fishing. Very... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Галя Б
Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia
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Krasnoyarsk lies along this beautiful and powerful river, providing picturesque views for city dwellers and tourists.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Krasnoyarsk, Russia
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

There's very little to see in Krasnoyarsk and if you're on a trans-sib tour, there are way better places to stop for a day or 2 than this city. The only thing I decided to stop here because I wanted to see all of the...More

Thank Powerpill
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The majestic Yenisei river, it is a lot of fish, you can organize an excellent fishing. Very beautiful Bank of the Yenisei river, nature clean. A lot of greenery.

Thank Галя Б
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Very large river,all the more fascinating in Winter. Partially frozen over in Jan,it looks fabulous when the freezing mist is rising from it. (Jan 19th good time for a dip!!).

Thank 747fall
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This is a river that never freezers despite the extremely lower temps in Winter.If you go the the pedestrian bridge you get a lovely view

Thank Jennefer N
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Well made walkway along the riverbank. The water appears quite clear. Fishing occurs and there are cruises and bars to be enjoyed. The bars are OK but not flash.

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Visiting Siberia you must reach the Enisey river that divides it into eastern and western parts. The focal point of the Enisey is Krasnoyarsk a city that was closed to foreigners until 1989 because of its rich military industrial complex. The Enisey is one of...More

Thank Bill E
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely promenade along the river. However, we wanted to visit the dam and ship lift, but after struggling with a lack of Russian (by us) and English (by everyone else) we found that the hydrofoil to the town by the dam was not running. Furthermore,...More

Thank Rob E
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Due to the hot water let by the nearby power plant the water of the river is always warm and it never freezes in winter. The hot water also gives a picturesque view in the winter causing fog over the river.

Thank MMO_Istanbul
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Amazing to see the Enisey river still flowing freely even when the temperature went down as low as - 23

Thank Fourdogs_13
Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

My first visit to Krasnoyarsk, my first visit to Russia infact, and what a pleasant surprise this was. Looking at the Yenisei from the lookout point somewhere around Divnogorsk, it seemed surreal as it was like watching one of the NatGeo series. The river looked...More

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