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We covered a lot of territory in Kazan. The Kremlin and the churches and mosque within this area was amazing to see and explore. The architecture is stunning. My guide, Nadya, was very knowledgeable and gave an excellent account of the history of this area. Also, she educated me about local foods, customs restaurants and crafts in Kazan.
In a comfortable vehicle you’ll travel the city with a private guide and driver, stopping nearby the main sites, to discover them and learn about them with your guide.
You’ll have the chance to visit the Kremlin and its magnificent Kul Sharif mosque, a complete must during any stay in Kazan. It is a UNESCO world heritage site, the residence of the Tatar President, and a major monument visited by thousands of tourists every year.
You’ll discover the original beauty and charm of Kazan, with its colorful streets and places, you’ll learn about the history of the Khans and of Tatarstan in general, that occupied a major role in the Russian history.
The city is a mix between western and eastern traditions: you’ll see old Tatar monuments, new squares and fountains, some legendary lakes, and many other monuments.
This tour will help you to understand the uniqueness of Kazan: the perfect cohabitation between Tatar and Russian people, who share different religion and cultures.
During this private tour you will visit one of the largest Orthodox monasteries in the Tatarstan Republic as well as a "Universal Temple" - the most unusual tourist attractions of Kazan, combining various styles of buildings of different cultures and religions into one.
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Your driver drives you to the Tatar village of Khujabike. At the gates of her house Lyaila Apa welcomes you.
Showing the garden, yard and house, the hostess invites you to the laid table. Lyaila Apa will tell you about her life, family, neighbors and life in the Tatar village. You will understand what are the differences between Tatar people and Russian people.
According to the tradition of the Tatar people, Khuzhabike will give you a fragrant tea from a samovar, the most traditional way to prepare tea, as our grandmothers did and will treat you with dishes of Tatar cuisine of her own cooking. After a hearty lunch, Lyaila Apa will tell and show how the Tatars are having fun with the fiery national music.
This experience is a unique opportunity to discover the most authentic Tatarstan, with locals, and to make your stay in Kazan complete.
Experience the vibrant area of Old Tatar Settlement on this entertaining 3-hour walking tour of the center of Kazan and rediscover the city through the eyes of the locals.
Enjoy Kazan’s main attractions like Galiaskar Kamal Tatar Academic Theater, Mardzhani mosque, Apanaev Mosque, Yunusov Square. Immerse yourself in Tatar culture and traditions, learn more about Islamic world in Russia and venture off the tourist trail visiting restaurants and museums that make this neighborhood so unique.
Discover top attractions in the Republic of Tatarstan’s capital at your own pace on this 1- or 2-day hop-on hop-off bus tour of Kazan. Hop aboard your open-top, double-decker sightseeing bus and enjoy fine city views in comfort. Gain insight into the Russian city’s heritage via the informative on-board commentary and alight at any of the 10 stops along your route at your leisure. Along the way, discover top city attractions such as UNESCO–listed Kremlin of Kazan, Gabdulla Tukay Square, the Volga River, Yunusov Square and Kombinat Zdorovye.
Discover the best of Kazan during this 4-hour city tour. Explore the city’s highlights like the UNESCO-listed Kazan Kremlin, the city’s university, the old wooden houses and mosque of Tatar Sloboda, the Kazan Virgin Monastery, and St. Peter and Paul’s Cathedral. Learn about the history of this ancient city, considered to be the third capital of Russia, and admire the diverse architecture, religions, and nationalities that make up the city.
No visit to Kazan is complete without a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Kazan Kremlin. Your guide will lead you through the sprawling complex so you won’t miss any of the important landmarks. From the fortified citadel of the Kremlin, take a tour of centuries old Bauman (Baumana) Street where each era has left its mark in a different and fascinating way.
Discover top attractions in the Republic of Tatarstan’s capital at your own pace on this 1- or 2-day hop-on hop-off bus tour of Kazan. Hop aboard your open-top, double-decker sightseeing bus and enjoy fine city views in comfort. Gain insight into the Russian city’s heritage via the informative on-board commentary and alight at any of the 10 stops along your route at your leisure. Along the way, discover top city attractions such as UNESCO–listed Kremlin of Kazan, Gabdulla Tukay Square, Volga River, Yunusov Square and Kombinat Zdorovye.
• City sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus tour of Kazan
• Learn about the sights from the onboard audio commentary
• Hop on and off at any of the 11 stops to explore by foot
• Choose a 1-day or 2-day pass
City Sightseeing Kazan Hop-On Hop-Off Tour Stops:
• Gabdulla Tukay Square
• Yunusov Square
• Kombinat Zdorovye
• Baumana Street
• Lobachevskiy Street
• First of May Square
• Gogol Street
• Sultan Galieva Square
• Baturina Street
• Liberty Square
Vegetarians shouldn’t struggle to find tasty and inventive food in Kazan. On this tour, your local guide will show you to the very best vegetarian spots, while telling you all about the history and culture of her city. As she is a vegetarian herself, she knows what other vegetarians like. Get to know Kazan in-depth and from the perspective of a local insider.
Get the insider scoop on Kazan’s cultural scene on this guided art walk with a friendly local guide. Your guide is very interested in the culture and heritage of her city, and will show you things that other tourists tend to miss. You’ll visit local spots like the library and small parks, the kinds of places where Kazan’s residents hang out. Get to know Kazan on a much more intimate level than you would on a conventional tour.
Benefit from personalized attention and a flexible itinerary on this private tour of Sviyazhsk island and its ancient Russian town, founded in the 16th century. Learn about its long history through guided commentary as you travel; round-trip transportation provided means you can focus on the water and forest scenery instead of driving and directions.
The Museum of Natural History of Tatarstan is the only museum and scientific-educational center in the Volga region to provide complete information about the geological history of our planet from its inception to the appearance of humans. Traditional forms of presentation are complemented with interactive elements, which makes the Museum attractive to a wide range of visitors.
Kazan Private Walking Tour Including Kremlin and Tatar Village
From $210.00 (Price varies by group size )
U Visit Russia - Kazan Walking Tour Including Kremlin and Tatar Village
, Aug 2019
Ask for Alina! She took us on a fabulous tour! We communicated with her in advance by text message and told her we were in pretty good shape and enjoyed walking. Well she sure took us up on that! We walked all over that city, in and around the Kazan Kremlin and all over the old Tatar Village. She took us to some of the best kept secrets exemplifying the Tartar traditions and way of life. It was amazing!
Kazan is the capital city of the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia. It is the sixth largest city of Russia. Kazan lies at the confluence of the Volga and Kazanka Rivers in European Russia. In 2009 it was chosen as the "sports capital of Russia". The Kazan Kremlin is a World Heritage Site.
During the city panoramic tour along the historical parts of Kazan you will visit the main sights: Kazan Kremlin - the heart of the city, main mosque Kul-Sharif and other cathedrals and interesting places. You can also add to this tour a visit to the Old Tatar Village - a historical part of the city, where the architecture and history of old tatars is preserved. You can see there old mosque, wooden houses, etc.
• Guaranteed skip-the-line entrance
Kazan is the capital of Tatarstan located on the bank of river Volga. Tatarstan republic is counting 1000 years of history. Its antiquity and modernity, Asia and Europe, Islam and orthodoxy are so interlaced in this beautiful city. Do you know that Kazan has the Kremlin? What is older Moscow or Kazan? Is it true that it is the only surviving Tatar fortress? Was once Kul Sharif Mosque the biggest mosque in Europe? What is the legend of Soyembika tower? With local charismatic guide, you will have entertaining trip with sightseeing of Kazan Kremlin with its beautiful Kol Sharif mosque, the magnificent Blagoveshenskiy Cathedral, Soyembika tower, Bauman Street, unique Monument Cat Kazan. You will hear many legends and tales about this amazing city.
Book private transfer and enjoy your ride in comfortable car from or to the airport. Our driver will meet you at arrival gates and bring to the hotel in Kazan. No need to search taxi or go by crowded public transport — just meet our driver and travel in relaxing way.
The museum is established instead of Konstantin Vasilyev art gallery, and it's a museum and a gallery at the same time now. The gallery collection has more than 90% of all Vasilyev's paintings. In the museum area, the artist's room and studio interior is restored.
A private guide will take you to the amazing trip around the ancient Russian town, founded by Csar Ivan the Terrible in 1551. You will find out why emperor Paul the First fell in love with this place and how Sviyazhsk got its name. The landscape makes you forget about the fuss and problems, and the water space surrounding the island from all the sides will remind you of Eternity and Harmony.
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Discover Kazan’s top attractions and hidden corners on this private 7-hour sightseeing tour. Contemplate the harmony and quite peaceful atmosphere of the Virgin Monastery of Raifa, gawk at miraculous Georgian icon of the Mother of God and see the first and one only in the world Temple of All Religions.
Get an eyeful of striking history-steeped Kazan Kremlin, snap astonishing photos with grandiose Kul Sharif Mosque, make a wish passing by the Leaning Suyumbike Tower and indulge in delicious Russian cuisine.
During the excursion with a private guide and a car you will get to know the amazing history of The Virgin Monastery of Raifa. It is located on the shore of the lake, surrounded by the protected forest. Kazan Raifa monastery is a masterpiece of architecture in the age-old pines "embrace".
This extraordinary place was chosen specifically for future monks to lead a solitary life more than 400 years ago.
The Kazan Kremlin is the only functioning center of Tatar state culture and state power in the world and the only Tatar fortress with the foundations of the original urban planning preserved in Russia.
Kazan is a real treasure to visit, learn its history, culture and religions. The Kazan Kremlin is listed as a World Heritage site. It is the only surviving Tatar fortress in Russia. How Ivan the Terrible is connected with Kazan. What the Temple of All Religions is representing? Why Kul Sharif Mosque is so impressive? Why the Church of the Elevation of the Holy Cross is so important for all Christians? Kazan has unique ability of representing two different sides of history- antiquity and modernity, and religion- Islam and orthodoxy. During this tour your local guide will reveal to you not just religious, but historical monuments as well. You will see the Kul Sharif Mosque, the Hermitage and Tatarstan Museum of Natural History, will visit the Marcani mosque, the Church of the Elevation of the Holy Cross, Blagoveshenskiy Cathedral and will hear many interesting stories about this beautiful city.
Make a visit to Kazan’s Museum of Illusions super-easy by booking your admission ticket before you travel. Then, grab your smartphone or camera, bypass any ticket-purchase lines, and step right into the museum’s 3D optical illusions. Explore at your leisure: photographing yourself as a survivor from the sinking Titanic, inside a giant kitchen, among super-sized toys, and within other illusion-creating scenarios before leaving with lots of brain-teasing photos to upload.