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Monument to Peter and Paul

It was a beautiful scenery with the backdrop of Petropavlovski's sulphur covered volcanoes. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
echoatan
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Ontario, Canada
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This memorial is dedicated to Vitus Bering's 2 ships, Peter and Paul. It's centrally located so... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Maire M
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London, United Kingdom
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Ozernovskaya Kosa St., Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's right on the waterfront but is certainly just a drive by or a brief stop for a photo. There is a small lake right behind it.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a beautiful scenery with the backdrop of Petropavlovski's sulphur covered volcanoes. The city is now being developed into a tourist destination and this monument is one of the highlights of ones point of interest.

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Reviewed 19 August 2018

This memorial is dedicated to Vitus Bering's 2 ships, Peter and Paul. It's centrally located so easy to view.

Thank Maire M
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Something one needs to see as the town was named after them. Read the history of this place and the years it took simply to get here and back from Moscow. You can also visit the graves of Vitus Bering and some of his crew...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2018

This was the first of many monuments we saw on the day we visited Petropavlovsk off our cruise ship. An important iconic statue of the city with its name sake, Peter and Paul. It is right next to a lake with good view. Quite impressive!

Thank ROCruiser
Reviewed 26 December 2017

The monument to Saint Peter and Paul, may be seen as a monument to the discovery of PPK, as Bering's ships bore the names of the Saints when he landed in 1740. Petropavlovsk translated from Russian to English, means Peter and Paul.This is probably the...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Well, it's just a mnument, but on a sunny day it makes a lovely photo with the hills and lake in the background. You can't miss it as it's in the main historical area near the Lenin statue.

Thank Moskvichka12
Reviewed 28 September 2017

One of the stops on guided tour along Petropavlovsk Kamchatskiy. There are nice views from the platform where the monument stands, it is a good place to take a couple of pictures.

Thank Tina Q
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We spent a day in port from our cruise ship. Lovely Sunday with many locals out in the square near the shore. This monument is in honour of explorer Bering's two ships St Peter and St Paul. Definitely a photo opportunity while in port and...More

Thank Tripmode33
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The monument of Peter and Paul is just a short stroll from the pier where the tenders arrive from the cruise ship. The wo saints gave their name to this town: Peter= Petro and Paul= Pavlov. Why these two saints? Because Vitus Bering, the 18th...More

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