Visiting viewing platforms Saratov, guests atanother perspective, consider the parks and squares ( "Limes", the first teacher Square) Temple "Soothe My Sorrows" (its highlight is the presence of a large tent, which is surrounded by brightly painted small cupolas) and other interesting architectural monuments of the city and facilities.
The observation deck of the monument "Cranes"
The height of the monument erected at a height of 160 mabove sea level, with placed on it a bunch of 12 stylized cranes (symbol are souls of dead soldiers) - 40 m. The ascent to the monument is made in 5 steps, each of which highlighted the year and place of the important happened hostilities. So you get to a round observation deck, surrounded by a fence: hence enjoy stunning views of Saratov - visitors will see the domes of churches, bridge, downtown.
In addition, visitors to the park, which is located one of the best sites for viewing, will be able to:
- see the living quarters of the peoples living on the Saratov land, "the National village";
- look into the Museum of Fame (there are about 180 exhibits - military awards, personal belongings of soldiers, letters from the front, and so on.);
- explore the park located in the shadow of the planes, guns, tanks, agricultural machinery.
How to get there? By destination can be reached by bus number 1, 34, 17 or taxi number 94, 72, 52, 95 (address: Victory Park, Sokolova Mountain).
The observation deck at the airport
Its visitors can admire the views opening onto the Intercession Church, Institute of Radio Engineering and Electronics, a monument to "Cranes" and other objects.
How to get there? The airport can be reached by taxi number 65, 89, 31, 13, 45 or bus number 90.
In addition to live music, pleasant atmosphere anda rich selection of dishes (Russian, Caucasian, European, author's cuisine), guests will be here waiting for a panoramic view, which you can contemplate, sitting at a table (most tables installed by the windows). Address: Airport Street, 5a.
The observation deck of the Saratov Bridge
Using the bridge over the Volga River, which connects the citySaratov and Engels, as a platform for viewing, visitors can admire the vistas to such attractions as the Tower of "Elena", Riverport, Quay Cosmonauts, city beach. Address: Street Sokolova.
Ferris wheel in the City Park
Deciding to make the all-round visibility at the localattraction, visitors will pay for the ticket of 100-130 rubles. In addition, guests of the park will be able to meet with squirrels and waterfowl, and even a bear living in a special enclosure. Address: Street Chernyshevsky 81/83.
Another chance to see the beauty of Saratov - go to Smirnov's Gorge (Forest Park "kumysnyh meadow"), on the slopes where you can find a good panoramic point.