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Sparrow Hills (Vorobyovy Gory)

Address: Ulitsa Kosygina 18, Moscow, Russia
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Ranked #21 of 486 Activities in Moscow
Type: Other outdoor activities, Outdoor Activities
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Sparrow Hills is one of the highest points in Moscow and offers a panoramic view of the city. Great...
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Type: Other outdoor activities, Outdoor Activities
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Sparrow Hills is one of the highest points in Moscow and offers a panoramic view of the city. Great place to take a break from sightseeing and enjoy a picnic.

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Moscow, Russia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I have been at sparrow hill in November'14. It was actually wrong time to be there. But somehow we enjoyed the cold weather. We were running jogging and joking! It is a fun place. And Moscow university near the sparrow hill in another attraction. The metro of Vorobyovy Gory is one of those metro stations above ground. Good spot to... More 

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Jahrom, Iran
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Sparrow Hills is one of the highest points in Moscow. Moscow State University with a beautiful building is near the hill located. Visit this hill with special cameras where the wedge.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

In January , it is quite cold, therefore you have to make sure that you have the wright clothes. Very nice place , you can walk in forest, go to observation point and look over Moscow city. There is also a lift going down to the park.

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New York
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13 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Sparrow Hill is the highest point in Moscow. Visited the place in the evening. The drive goes past the Moscow University and is quite a nice drive, the place was totally packed with tourists and bikers, with their jackets, there is really not much to see except a lot of people, bikers, tourist and a good panoramic view of Moscow... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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38 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Besides the Moscow State University, the attraction is quite simply the panoramic view of Moscow. Besides that is a meeting-point for youngsters (hip-hop dancers and tourists) where people sell typical Russian souvenirs.

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Very romantic place to overlook Moscow. A hangout place for youngsters, cute couples, bikers, newly weds, hip-hop dancers and tourists. Definitely is the best in good weather, but worth visiting even if the sun isn't shining... The surrounding area has been under construction for a couple of months now, but it should be over soon. While you're there, drop by... More 

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Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The view is nice and worth a quick stop on a bus tour. Get a few pics of the city and stand under the love sign. Don't make a special trip to see this and definitely don't stay more than 15 minutes.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

The hills are not very high, trees block much of the view. Unless you are going past to get somewhere else, don't bother. Construction site. I found it very disappointing.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The pictures speak louder than words on this one. A great place for a view of Moscow City. Take a tripod and your camera after hours for stunning pictures!

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Dresden, Germany
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Amazing wild park with ski lift and some as wild as it can be in the park :D paths - nice hilly terrain and just beautiful. And the best metro station under the bridge - don't miss it !

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