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I love this park!

This park is my first choice when going for a walk either on a weekend or in the evening! Great... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia
Great park with many attractions

Gagarin Park is named after Yuri Gagarin, the famous Soviet astronaut who was the first human to... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2018
Andrew M
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Detskaya st., 1, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Sakhalin 693001, Russia
+7 424 272-45-75
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

This park is my first choice when going for a walk either on a weekend or in the evening! Great relaxing place! So happy to see all the improvements they have done recently. Cheers to the park management!

Thank Nast
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Gagarin Park is named after Yuri Gagarin, the famous Soviet astronaut who was the first human to orbit the earth in 1961. It is located at the intersection of Komsomol'skaya and Sakhalinskaya Streets. The main entrance is on Komsomol'skaya Street, and you will see the...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

we loved gagarin park it was huge and very clean park my daughter likes it so much there a lot of rides and good for her friendly helpful people.. very good environment! fresh air and we can relax😊😊😊🖒🖒🖒

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Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Nice place to go with children especially in summer , the only fresh and clean air in the city center

Thank jhonny b
Reviewed 3 February 2017

visited a few times in 2016 and found it nice in the summer time with its railway and open space very popular with locals and tourists alike

Thank RichieAdams
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The park has several entrances which makes it easy to even walk through if you are going towards say Mega Palace hotel to the city area. The park has a train which will take you through the east side of the park for 110 Rubbles...More

Thank Sajai M
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Gagarin Park is a must to see, very nice place , many bars where you can drink beer and eat grilled meat , in the week end you can see a lot of people

Thank Dimitronon
Reviewed 18 December 2015

The park has a couple of cafe's, my favourite one is the traditional Yurt. There is a lake and it has a stunning view on the mountain. You could eat some shaslick from the barbecue places they have.

Thank Nienke M
Reviewed 6 November 2015

We unfortunately went in the winter, but still enjoyed the park covered with few feet of snow. KIds can play around on snow bikes. I went around for a walk and loved it.

Thank ADCV
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

The train around the park is a great attraction, however just a walk through the Forrest, or the fair ground in the park are all great ways to spend a couple of hours. There are also so places to get a drink or a snack...More

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