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Volga Embankment, Yaroslavl, Russia
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

We first visited Strelka at around 7pm when it was incredibly dark. Despite this, we were able to enjoy a nice relaxed stroll and the church behind Strelka kept the surrounding area well lit. The following day we returned to view it in the daylight....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank B303
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Located at the "Strelka" (or the arrow / pointe where the two rivers meet) just in front of one of the most stunning churches, and not far from the embankment. This is a series of beautiful gardens, fountains, and statues, set to music. It is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Fred W
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The fountains are a part of a large park that is beautifully landscaped and includes a bear design in one of the flower beds. You can see the park best from the back side of the Cathedral. The statue is lovely as well. This is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank AmandaOldRog
Reviewed July 17, 2018

Beautiful! The inside and the outside is lovely and a must see again! The sculpture is also poignant and the bells! !

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Violetvz
Reviewed July 8, 2018

The history of this church is intriguing. The story of the making of the statue is interesting. And don't miss the view of the Volga from nearby.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank hubjeanne
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Had a nice visit to the fountains and park. Beautiful fountain. I like the bear in the flowers. Very nice walking area.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank wolf3728
Reviewed August 19, 2017

This park is best seen from high up the boulevard behind the Cathedral of Assumption. Beside the fountains you will get a great look over the Kotorosl and Volga River, the Bera flower bed and, in the distance behind the Monument, the magnificant Church St....More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Joop V
Reviewed July 19, 2017

We strolled past the Assumption Cathedral and came to a nice view of the Volga and Kotorosl rivers, with a stretch of multiple fountains and gardens. It was very beautiful on a sunny summer day, a place where one could definitely relax with family and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Hoegaarden987
Reviewed July 12, 2017

The park locates at the junction of River Volga and River Korostel and renovated in 2010. The park is very pleasant with fountains, flags, fountains and lawn planters and will be crowded with locals during holidays and weekends in summer time particularly when the sun...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed April 24, 2017

The Strelka Fountains can be found below the Upper Embankment, down beside the Volga River. With Fountains and flags, this peaceful spot can be ablaze with colour and movement, particularly in bright sunshine. Good spot to chill.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Sandra and Alan S
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