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Majestic building

The building in the background stands as a beautiful backdrop to the Fifa Fan Fest Huge space... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2018
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Fifa Fan Fest

The Fifa Fan Fest was there so we have opportunity to see a great party. The square is beautiful... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2018
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Samara, Russia
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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

The building in the background stands as a beautiful backdrop to the Fifa Fan Fest Huge space with beautiful gardens and great atmosphere

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

The Fifa Fan Fest was there so we have opportunity to see a great party. The square is beautiful and was full of great people for a lot of countries sharing great moments.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Juvinski
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

This is currently being used for the FIFA Fan Fest (FFF). There is plenty of food and drink stalls at the FFF. The square itself looks beautiful and I really wish I could have seen the full thing without the FFF set up of tents...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Teejayy19
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

The square is a look back at the Soviet times with a few monuments to the war and communist heros of days gone by. Example of Samara’s past.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Simon S
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Glorious square with grand buildings. Biggest in Europe apparently. Fifa fanfest was on during visit which was awesome.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank SteakandMilk
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

This is where Fifa Fan fest was installed. Great place to hang around, good food around, nice place to exercise (Run or walk around). It feels a really safe environment. You can see the Volga and son other plazas near by.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank olin2p
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

If you're looking for an outdoor activity this is your place! The biggest square in Europe, Kuybychev square is a place that holds many activities. And if you're in Samara on a day that there's 'nothing' going on, you can enjoy the view and walk...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank 602janineb
Reviewed April 17, 2018

Much bigger than the world-famous Red Square in Moscow. A place where the city dwellers like gathering for various organised festivities and simply to have a walk or bike with friends, family and children. Before the Russian revolution of 1917 the square was dominated by...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Alex W
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Some guidebooks claim that this is the biggest square in Europe, but if Wikipedia is to be trusted, Kuibyshev Square in Samara is only No. 3 after Alexanderplatz in Berlin and Plac Defilad (Parade Square) in Warsaw. Still, it merits a quick look and a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank georgebaz
Reviewed November 30, 2016

A huge square, as I know the biggest in Europe. Nice that it is not used for the commercial targets.

Date of experience: August 2016
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