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Akademicheskiye Prudy
Pretty well-groomed beach near the stadium "Nauka" (Voikovskaya, take bus 179, 191, 114, 282 to the station "Kinoteatr Baikal"). Water attractions, cafe, children's play area, volleyball area, ping-pong, billiard, boats and catamarans are available.
Address: Bolshaya Akademicheskaya ul., 38
Metro: Voikovskaya
Beach Club
A very expensive beach located near Vodny Stadion. Very clean water, white sand, beach chairs, towels, restaurant, evening programs, children's enclosed swimming area, volleyball pitch, moorage for yachts and boats.
Address: Leningradskoe sh., 39, str. 23
Metro: Vodny Stadion
Tel: +7 495 134-2323, +7 967 0610587
Beloe Ozero (White Lake)
Get out at Metro Vykhino, then take bus 602, 722 or 744 to the "Poliklinika" stop. This beach is very popular and therefore very crowded. There are numerous cafes, a volleyball court, a football field, and boat rental.
Metro: Vykhino
Bukhta Radosty
This beach is a bit of a hike from the city, but is well worth the trip. Located on the Klyazminskoye Reservoir, this beach is exceptionally clean and beautiful. Pack a picnic lunch and head out for the entire day. To get there, go to Rechnoi Vokzal and take a boat up the Moscow Canal. Boats leave every hour starting at noon, though you might want to call ahead and ask for an up-to-date schedule.
Address: Moscow Region, Mytischinskiy disrtict, derevnya Sorokino
Metro: Rechnoi Vokzal
Tel: +7 926 7251972, +7 495 993-4882
Chaika Lake
A part of Gloria Health Complex (24th km of Kievskoye sh., Verkhnee Valuevo). A free beach around the pond is available until 21:00. You may hire a boat or a catamaran. Gloria restaurant (Tel: 436-2526, 24/7) offers delicious dishes, for example, sturgeon grill. VIP area is a pontoon-beach with a bar, chaise lounges and beach umbrellas around a swimming pool. VIP area is available.
Address: Leninskiy rayon, Ulyanovskiy Les, vladenie 30
Tel: +7 495 509-4033, +7 495 755-0368
Diplomatic Beach
There are a lot of foreigners and teenagers on the beach. The atmosphere is relaxed, democratic and condusive to flirtation. The water is quite clean. Caution: the strong currents can carry a kilometer from the beach.
Address: Novorizhskoe shosse, 5 km to Nikolina Gora
Fili Park
Three swimming-pools (one for kids), courts for volleyball and mini-football, ping-pong tables, ice-cream, place for barbecue.
Address: Bolshaya Filevskaya ul., 22
Metro: Pionerskaya
Tel: +7 499 145-4505/0000, 142-0254
Klyazminskoe Storage Pond
Excellent place for a picnic with a beach (beach chairs, beach umbrellas, changing rooms are available), children's area, cafe, volleyball and football areas. Here you can even ride a horse as there is a small stable nearby. From metro Medvedkovo take bus 438 to the terminal station.
Metro: Medvedkovo
At Metro Kuzminki take bus 348 to the "Karier" stop. Although it is considered to be a Moscow beach, Lytkarino is 15 km outside the Moscow Ring Road (MKAD). The beach is famous for its white sand, clean water and pine forest. The shore is partly rocky. Cafe and parking (free and paid) are available.
Metro: Kuzminki
Moskva Canal
"Gorki" beach on Moskva Canal. 27th km of Dmitrovskoe sh., watch for "Admiral-Club" direction sign and turn right, drive 4 about 4 km more. Free admission, few people and beautifully clean water. The beach and bottom are sandy. As long as you may look, there are picturesque surroundings. Football field, cafe, catamarans for rent.
Mtsiri Lake
An old lake on the territory of Lermontov's Serednikovo estate. Water is very clean, so it's the best place for a swimming. The lake is near a forest where romantic paths lead you to raspberry bushes, sally-bloom and tasty spring water. You may get there by car and by suburban electric train. By car drive to the station Firsovka, after a crossing move through the river Goretovka, then turn right. Your destination is a 34th km of Leningradskoye sh. If you go by suburban electric train, go to the station Firsovka (from Leningradsky railway station), then by bus 40.
Olive Beach
There are "Olive Beach" cafe, Latin American dances at the next platform around the beach.
Address: Pushkinskaya nab., Gorky Park
Metro: Park Kultury
Tel: +7 967 0485432
Pokrovsky Bereg
Arguably one of the best Moscow beaches located on the territory of "Pokrovskoe-Glebovo". High entrance fee guarantees perfect peace and quiet. English lawns and flowerbeds. Sea sand is safe and good for kids as well as children's play area with trampolines and other entertainments. For rent: barbecue, kayaks, balls and rackets for badminton. Sports: golf, tennis, volleyball, mini football. Sheltered marquees with pillows and rugs can be leased. From metro Sokol take marshrutka 12M to the terminal station.
Address: Nikolsky tupik, 2
Metro: Sokol
Nestled near Rublevo village (Myakininskaya poima) in "Zhivopisnaya" (Picturesque) bay, this beach (though it has an entrance fee) is very popular. The main alley divides it into two parts: a small lawn part with a cafe and children's play area; and a large sand part with changing rooms and open air showers. There are also sports areas, parking place, drinking water fountains, boats and pedal boats for rent.
Address: Myakininskoe shosse, str 1
Metro: Krylatskoe
Tel: +7 926 3647815
Senezh Lake
Senezh Lake is one of the cleanest and quietest places in Moscow region - you are forbidden to use motorboats on its territory. On the beach there's everything needed: from an ice-cream to boat hiring, and even kite-serf-club "Senezh" ( Here you may take a lesson of kitting. Fishers are welcomed to hire outfit and catch a pike or just buy it from some lucky. To attend this beautiful place, go to Podsolnechnaya train station (from Leningradsky railway station), then by bus 25 or 30; or drive to Solnechnogorsk, then turn to Timyanonvo at the police post - your destination is a 65th km of Leningradskoye sh.
Serebryanniy Bor
Take the Metro to Polezhaevskaya, then take trolley bus 21. This beach is the cleanest in the city and is located in an area where many diplomatic missions have their dachas. There are many cafes and shops around the beach and two volleyball courts. The beach also has an area set aside for nude sunbathing and swimming.
Address: 4 liniya Horoshevskogo Serebryanogo Bora, 4
Metro: Polezhaevskaya
Severnoe Tushino
The beach area, a wake-school, park "Northern Tushino", where there is a playground for parkour and aerotube.
Address: Svobody ul., 56
Metro: Planernaya
Tel: +7 495 640-7355, 640-7354
Shore House
Beach at the pool near the restaurant and yacht-club Shore House. Beach chairs, towels - 1000-1500 Rbs. Boats, water skiing, wakeboarding, volleyball area.
Address: MKAD 65-66km, Crocus City
Tel: +7 495 727-2577 (yacht club), +7 495 727-2678 (restaurant)
Go to Metro Shchukinskaya, then take bus 231, 238, 687 or 277. Very clean and beautiful sand beach with many trees and bushes nearby. Cars are not permitted near the beach, so the air is cleaner than at any other Moscow beach. The place is quiet and divided into three separate beaches: regular, nudist, and gay.
Metro: Schukinskaya
The Bassein
Two swimming-pools (one with heating), sunloungers, showers, ping-pong tables, Frisbee, aerobics, yoga, cafe, DJs.
Address: Sokolnicheskiy Val, 1, Sokolniki Park
Metro: Sokolniki
Tel: +7 925 3507070
Free man-made sandy beach at a small pond in the center of Troparevsky park. Volleyball area, trampoline, catamarans for rent. Take bus 227, 114 from the metro station Tyoply Stan to the "Ulitsa Akademika Vinogradova" stop.
Address: Akademika Vinogradova ul., 12
Metro: Tyoply Stan
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