Most useful for joining trips, known as zhigulyovskaya krugosvetka , to the Samara Bend. Also organises bicycle and rafting trips, and...
When the synagogue was built in 1903, it served over 1000 people, the largest Jewish community in the Volga region. The building was...
The Pokrovsky Cathedral , built in 1860, was once resplendent in gold, marble and artistry. Apparently these riches proved their value...
Opera & Ballet Theatre
The main venue for classical dance and musical performances.
This funky restaurant recreates the golden age of the Russian culinary arts – the early 20th century – when chefs put innovation ahead...
Lonely Planet review
Great for self-caterers, the market has tables piled high with fresh fruit and vegies, as well as breads, meats and cheeses.