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Potemkin Steps

Primorsky Boulevard, Odessa, Ukraine
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"walk up"
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"battleship potemkin"
in 19 reviews
"optical illusion"
in 21 reviews
"nice view"
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"sea port"
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"movie battleship"
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"odessa port"
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"visit odessa"
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"opera house"
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"eagles"
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"width"
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"city"
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Reviewed today

Visit. Did not find attractive. Of course historically this place is important but visual part - nothing special

Thank Mark T
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Historical! You can enjoy a view from the Black sea! Good place to take some picture! Easy to walk! Very close to the other attractions!

Thank adibfarid
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Such history. Great views.funicular up and down for next to nothing. Next to very elegant promenade with shady trees and UNESCO World Heritage city centre.

Thank soccertex
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Odessa's best known symbol was opened in 1841, the stairs providing an entry to the city from the sea. While only 142 m in length, they appear longer. Another optical illusion to look for: from the top looking down only the landings are seen; from...More

Thank Terry M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

These stairs are famous and something else, great wiev from there - and also to there. The Gardens on both sides, the turkish and the greece side, where dors it happen that the gardeners from another country come and plan/take care of teh gardens?

Thank Satu56
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautifully located with statues and parks at the top. It's a real focal point for tourists and a great entry point to the Old City.

Thank WilliamArthur
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I know the story of the stairs, I've learnt about the history of Odessa. I liked the stairs, but I was disappointed about the view: instead of great maritime panorama there is an ugly hotel in early 90's style

Thank Thyll U
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The legendary movie Potemkin.... makes these stairs popular. But just ordinary stairs. Except it’s importance to cinema it doesn’t have an extraordinary ambiance...

Thank Tripsiztripyorumlari
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

This is an important site in Odessa and one should visit it. The movie Potyomkin was done and it is close to the beach. Yona S

Thank Yona S
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

After seeing them It will be much easier to pretend that you have seen the movie :). But seriously, walk down the promenade is very nice, views would be better without Hotel Odessa taking the prime spot - but hey, this is part of eastern...More

Thank Blaz37
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John F
5 April 2015|
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Response from Scott_From_Utah_USA | Reviewed this property |
Aren't you a little late asking for...whatever you are asking for? Kamaaina rates,,,for what? Walking up a bunch of stairs?
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