Yaroslavl Embankment, Yaroslavl

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. Put Yaroslavl Embankment on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Yaroslavl trip planner.
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  • One of the most important Russian little charming cities , the capital of Golden ring, I recommend to stay in this city at least for 2 days , as it’s so nice to study about Russian history ( city is.....  more »
  • Nice place to stroll (although we were there in October so not that warm!) with lovely views of the Volga river  more »

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