Monument to the Flooded Ships in Sevastopol, Sevastopol

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Commemorating 50 years from the First Defense of Sevastopol, rises 16.7 m (54.7 ft) out of the sea. As a part of the memorial complex that was created in 1905, this large Corinthian column with an eagle on the top reminds visitors of the sacrifice made in a battle against the Allied navy. Aware that the enemy had a much stronger army, the Russian military council created a barrier using all its ships, and the entire defense force united at land. This prevented the powerful enemy from approaching. If you swim to the landmark, you'll also see a plaque on its granite base, featuring a map of the sites where the ships sank. With our online itinerary creator, Sevastopol attractions like Monument to the Flooded Ships in Sevastopol can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Very beautiful place, stop Nakhimov Square, free access to viewing, there are benches to sit, next to cafes, minus there is no free toilet.
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  • Leaving after a swelter bus after a tour to the Inkerman Monastery and cave town, so wanted to plunge into the sea, that I almost without hesitation and did. Wonderful promenade in Sevastopol and for walks and sunbathers and even for such lovers of cold sea water as I))
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  • Great place, full of history, great views of the port and entrance in the lagoon. You can enjoy the sunset in the evening with amazing view of the sea. Gives you the filling that you are somewhere close to Paradise.
  • It is beautiful (specially in spring)and historic
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