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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Pedestrian Plaza
“Amasing Samara enbankmant followed by the beach is a remakable place in the city. You can walk, cycle, roller-blade, do sport or just enloy the food at a restaurant or right on a bench grabbing sothething on the move. And do not forget your swimming suits if it is summer because you will defenately have a wish to relax on the beach.”
  • 37 locals recommend
“Samara embankment is a cascade of beautiful terraces. There are fountains, sculptures, river station, cafes, restaurants, streetfood, children's attractions, rollerblades and bikes rental, free sports grounds, free and chargeable sandy beach where you can sunbathe and swim. There is a descent to the beach for less mobile citizens. Has a length of more than 5 kilometers and is divided into four sections. This is the longest embankment in Russia.”
  • 31 locals recommend
“ Это самая большая площадь в Европе. Здесь расположен центр фан-зоны для футбольных болельщиков”
  • 25 locals recommend
Amusement Park
“In the center of the Park there is an artificial pond with an artificial island. On the edge of the Park there is a small natural lake. In the Park grow oaks, firs, maples. There is a stadium. The stadium is a football field with artificial turf Dutch production, treadmills and stands for 500 seats. According to the official version, several thousand shot were buried in the Park in 1920-1940. Yourself the shooting in the Park was conducted. But the shot was buried at night in mass graves in the Park. Location mass graves for a long time could not be determined, because the Park about a hundred oaks that were planted to hide the burial place.[source not specified 351 days”
  • 25 locals recommend
“Amusement park. The descent to the Volga river. Restaurants. cafe. entertainments”
  • 22 locals recommend
“Leningradskaya street is the only pedestrian street in Samara. It is the heart of "old" city. Walking along this street, you'll see many historical buildings of all styles from classical to modern and soviet architecture. All the best restaurants, cafes and bars are in this area.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Soccer Stadium
“Легендарный футбольный стадион ЧМ-2018, принимающий футбольные матчи РФС и концерты различных групп (от группы "Ленинград" до возможного "Рок-над-Волгой" 2020).”
  • 12 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Даже если вы не любите оперу, стоит насладиться прекрасным, шикарным интерьером оперного театра”
  • 12 locals recommend
“Вид на Волгу потрясающий, есть бесплатный бинокль. Потом спуститесь по лестницам, прогуляйтесь и любуйтесь красивыми каскадами и фонтанами. Сухой фонтан, через дорогу возле бассейна СКА музыкально-световой фонтан. А потом прогуляйтесь по средней набережной. Этот участок набережной молодежный, здесь всегда много студентов. Завершите прогулку в ресторанном комплексе КИНАП, там можно выбрать любой ресторан на любой вкус из обширного списка! Кстати, там есть зал с бильярдными столами где из окон шикарный вид на Волгу!”
  • 16 locals recommend
History Museum
“In the middle of the corridor leading to the emergency exit, there is an entrance to the main part of the bunker — a vertical trunk-shelter, going into the depths of the earth for another 23 meters. It is an exact copy of the subway tunnel dug vertically. After the 192-th step begins the deepest-the first floor (the account of floors goes from the bottom up), the floor of which is lined with blue tiles. A few blocks from the bunker lived during the evacuation of Stalin's daughter — Svetlana. During the bombing, she hid in this bunker several times. It is possible that the father visited her and was in the bunker.”
  • 13 locals recommend
“В 2-ух км. находится ресторан-пивоварня "Максимилианс", предлагающий меню из баварских блюд и профессиональные шоу и концерты.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Рядом с театром находится сквер имени А.С. Пушкина с очень красивыми видами, в нем есть лавочки, чисто, красиво, уютно. Рядом находятся набережная, площадь имени Куйбышева, Струковский парк, улица Куйбышева, старая и красивая часть города.”
  • 6 locals recommend
“In 1881, an Austrian citizen, a hereditary brewer Alfred von Vacano built on the banks of the Volga river a real masterpiece of industrial architecture of the eclectic period, a true decoration of Samara. "Folk" beer was very popular among the residents of Samara. And now the beer brand "Zhigulevskoe" is known throughout the country. A. F. von Wakano became so popular that his name was included in the book "the 300th anniversary of the reign of the Romanov Dynasty." It says: "the Partnership of the brewery was founded by AF von Wakano with the latest technology n science. He started with 75 thousand buckets a year and by 1913. increased production to 3 million buckets. Beer received numerous”
  • 20 locals recommend
“Отремонтированный сквер в центре города подходит для наслаждения на лужайке в жаркий день”
  • 8 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“В 4 км. расположен один из старейших и проверенных шопинг-моллов "Парк-Хаус", содержащий в одном здании самые крупные рестораны, гипермаркеты и сети магазинов техники; кинотеатр, боулинг, а также галерею бутиков.”
  • 9 locals recommend