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Sparrow Hills (Vorobyovy Gory)

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Address: Moscow, Russia
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Sparrow Hills is one of the highest points in Moscow and offers a panoramic...

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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The best lookout in Moscow

This is the best place to see the entire city. The view of Moscow from Vorobyovy Gory is amazing and should be on the list of any traveler. If you look behind you can enjoy a view... read more

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

In my opinion, this is not a must do. Although it offers a view of the city, there is no guarantee that one will be able to see the view esp. on a cloudy day...

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Its a view point over the city. Might be nice in summer but absolutely nothing to do in winter afternoon. From the you can see building of Moscow State University. Besides the view point there is also a vast park which is absolutely deserted in winter.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best place to see the entire city. The view of Moscow from Vorobyovy Gory is amazing and should be on the list of any traveler. If you look behind you can enjoy a view of the Moscow University building, a magnificent example of Stalinist architecture. It is also a favourite place of Moscovites for wedding celebrations.

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Emirate Of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the most serene and calm places in Moscow, away from the hustle of a busy city, this is where you can enjoy a calm walk through the sprawling garden in front of the university or just sit around and enjoy the lovely view of the serene and beautiful Sparrow Hills. A Must go to if you are in... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Moscow is a big city. There are tall bildings and other places to observe the panorama. But this place is the best, morning or evening, cloudy or sunny - come to here to see the beautiful city!

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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A long or short walk with views across Moscow; what you see is what you get! Nice area of the city and good facilities

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

This hill provides a breathtaking overview of Moscow. Nearby is the University of Moscow. Motorbikers have taken up residence on the hill to show off their bikes and riding gear. 3 in 1 and all free!

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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Great city view. Like with many Moscow outdoor activities better done in Summer. On Summer weekends evenings a lot of young locals including bikers and street racers come here and have spontaneous outdoor parties. Completely peaceful, the atmosphere is great. A new cable car set to connect Sparrow Hills with the Luzhniki stadium is currently under construction and will launch... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Feels nice being here. It has a great scenic view. Bang opp Moscow university, so you get to click good pictures as well :)

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

A nice view of the city from distant observation viewing the growing skyscrapers of Moscow City and other parts of Moscow. The location is above the river in front of the big building of the university and near the trinity church . Not a MUST site but nice to visit.

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