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onument of the famous sculptor. Piece of art. No politics, just a story. This is a monument to the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
kosivtsov
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Tver, Russia
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The monument is one of the most popular sights to see in Tver and it is one of the favourite places... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2016
nataliatver2016
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Tver Oblast, Russia
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Afanasiya Nikitina Embankment, Tver, Russia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

onument of the famous sculptor. Piece of art. No politics, just a story. This is a monument to the first European who visited India. And this is not Vasco da Gama.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

It's a monument, with the head of a horse on the front of a boat. Unique, though not necessarily a must see.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

The monument overlooks the Volga, and is located within a quiet park, across from a Russian orthodox church. A nice monument, and on a sunny day, it would be an excellent object to take a picture with.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

It's one of quite a few local attractions, so, if you happen to find yourself in Tver, make at least a picture with the merchant's boat nose.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

Interesting architectural solution. In perfect harmony with the surrounding urban landscape. Also looks good on the background of the Volga. It is better to visit in the summer, walk through the bridges in winter, is dirty, and transport is not rare, but quite uncomfortable for...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed May 24, 2016

The monument is one of the most popular sights to see in Tver and it is one of the favourite places of the citizens of Tver. A. Nikitin was a merchant from Tver and the first Europen who had reached India in the 15th century....More

Date of experience: May 2016
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