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Address: Center, Vladivostok, Russia
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Nice view

the best way to tne Eagle's Nest Mount from the city center. 2 minutes of beautiful views and landscapes.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
Dze2014
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Yekaterinburg, Russia
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Yekaterinburg, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

the best way to tne Eagle's Nest Mount from the city center. 2 minutes of beautiful views and landscapes.

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Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I grew up in Pittsburgh which still has two of these, although we call them inclines. Fastest way to get to the Eagle's Nest overlook and a fun ride as well

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

The whole trip last 2 min and cost 11 roubles so if you decided to get a nice view of the city from the hill definitely go by Funicular

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

It's definitely worth spending 11 roubles on this ride up a steep hill. Once you've crossed under the pedestrian tunnels and climbed up the steps made from large rocks you get to an amazing viewpoint. Great views of the city and harbour and over to Russky Island. The marriage padlocks all around are interesting too! I walked back down which... More 

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Bavaria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

As said, the funicular was out of order, so we had to take the stairs next to the rails. We could "guess" the view and I enjoyed it in terms of "adventure" and "view" - but not in terms of "exhausting level" :-)

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Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

After we explored Eagle’s Nest Monument, we walked by the funicular station. We didn’t know what it is, so we used the stairs to walk down. The steps were quite steep and the condition was not great, we had to watch our step. We found the funicular station at the bottom of the stairs just to the right. The fare... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

The funicular lasted several minutes and cost 11 roubles (roughly 30 cents NZD), and provided a really good view of Vladivostok.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

It is a nice experience - cheap at 22RR per person.... The staff are fine - and try to sell a fridge magnet which is also OK. But, really if you can, it is a better experience to walk up to the top....

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

It's just 11 roubles for the ride up to the lookout point for the Golden Horn Bridge. The train leaves every few minutes. You could probably walk up the side in that time but where would be the fun in that?!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

This is a great and from what I could see underused attraction in Vladivostok. The funicular is a very nice way to get access to the city viewpoint, which offers a great panorama and a chance to get some brilliant photos of the surrounding area.

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