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Saratov Map, Russia

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Saratov Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Saratov with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Saratov useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Saratov!

Saratov Travel Guide

The last census indicated that Saratov had 878 900 inhabitants, which make it the fifteenth largest city in Russia. Saratov has more than 10 academic institutions, 21 research institutes and 19 project institutes. The name of the city is supposed to be derived from the Tatar “Sary Tau” (yellow mountain). Many Russian artists, scientists, philosophers and writers had been born or lived in Saratov: painter Aleksey... read more

Saratov Sightseeing

Saratov spell-bounds you with its natural beauty but the Volga is certainly the biggest pull of Saratov tourism. People mostly visit the Cosmonauts Embankment area (or the Naberezhnaya Kosmonavtov). (And when you go visiting the Volga, make it a point to see the other attraction on the river, the 1965-built road-bridge. A man-made wonder, the bridge had the distinction of being the longest bridge in the whole of Europe... read more

Saratov Nightlife

As Saratov is a big city, this means you will find here a large variety of restaurants and bars that can satisfy any taste. Even McDonald’s and KFC made their ways out in this far away land, so if you decided that Russian restaurants were not exactly what you were looking for, you will always have something else to choose from. The Chinese places have delicious dishes but are quite expensive at the same time. However... read more

Saratov History

Saratov was founded as a Russian military post. A lot of pre-planning went into setting up the whole town – buildings, mostly wooden-structures that would later be part of the town, were assembled a year in advance in a different location. When all the structures were ready, they were disassembled and transported to the actual-site to be re-assembled. This speeded up the whole process and the town was ready in a few... read more

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