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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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.
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.
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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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The Raifa Bogoroditsky Monastery is considered to be one of the most beautiful monasteries of the Republic of Tatarstan. People from all parts of Russia come here to try the curative properties of the Raif spring, consecrated by the Patriarch of All Russia Alexis II and to bow before the Georgian icon of the Mother of God. This complex is located on the territory of the Volga-Kama Reserve, a unique natural complex. The monastery is active, founded in the 17th century, 20 years ago it was completely restored.
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Incredible excursion begins when your tour guide escorts you from your hotel to the historical centre of the city. As you make your journey through Kazan's millennial past, along the historical streets of Kazan, where the ‘east meets west, you can discover some of the city’s incredible historic monuments, and experience Kazan as the city where ‘All Worlds Come Together’.
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.
Kazan is a real treasure to explore. This city is a genuine stew of both Tatar and Slavic cultures. The capital of the Tatarstan Republic is a large port on the bank of Volga River. How many years of history are counting multicultural Kazan? Do you know that the Hermitage can be found not Just in Sankt Petersburg, but in Kazan as well? Do you want to enjoy nightlife in famous Bauman Street, the main pedestrian thoroughfare? With local charismatic guide, you will visit Kazan Kremlin, Kol Sharif mosque, Blagoveshenskiy Cathedral, the Hermitage, National Cultural centre “Kazan”, the Marcani mosque, Kazan university complex and the Church of the Elevation of the Holy Cross. Will hear incredible stories about city history and culture.
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.
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.
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.
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.
You meet your driver and your guide at your hotel. With them, you'll go only 20km from Kazan, and discover the amazing Tatar nature!
Stroll through a lush forest and marvel at the crystal-clear waters of lakes Protochny, Maliy and Bolshoi. As the water temperature never drops below 6 degrees, the lakes do not freeze in winter.
If you are looking for an activity that combines nature and entertainment, this excursion is for you! You discover a more unknown face of Tatarstan, far from the main touristic roads. With a private guide and a private comfortable car, you’ll enjoy this surprising tour in perfect conditions.
Russia’s sixth city comes alive after dark. Soak up the sights of downtown Kazan with your own private guide on this 100% customizable evening tour that includes pickup from your hotel by public transport. While the route you choose is entirely up to you, a typical tour includes sights such as the Kazan Kremlin complex, the Monument Fountain, the Kul Sharif Mosque, and the Millennium Park of Kazan.
Admire the city’s top architectural landmarks and iconic sites on this 5-hour comprehensive tour of Kazan. Check out the magnificent Staraya Tatarskaya Sloboda, amble down lovely Peterburgskaya and Baumana streets and make a photo stop at striking Kremlin towers and Dvorets Zemledeltsev.
Explore the Ploschad Svobodi and Kazan Federal University complex, see significant religious treasures like Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral, Cathedral of the Annunciation, Kul Sharif Mosque and Bogoroditskiy men's monastery and indulge your sweet tooth with traditional Tatar baked products.
Experience the city’s perfect blend of Orthodox and Muslim world, admire gorgeous historic and brand-new architecture and uncover unique cultural highlights.
Discover two main monuments of the capital of Tatarstan: the Raifa Virgin Monastery and the Universal Temple.
To start, visit the Universal Temple, a unique monument on Earth with an extraordinary architecture inspired by different religions. You will find a mosque, a synagogue, and Orthodox, Catholic and Buddhist temples. The building's enclosure is a symbol of the perfect blend of religions, civilizations and cultures that animates Kazan.
Further away from Kazan, you will visit the Raifa Virgin Monastery, on the shores of a beautiful lake. In this place, built over several centuries, there is a 17th century relic bearing the effigy of the Blessed Virgin and a sacred water source by the Patriarch of Moscow and Russia.
During this tour, you will discover with your private guide two of the most important monuments of Kazan, which are located outside of the city center, and not often visited by tourists. With your private driver, this tour will be done in the perfect conditions.
Explore the most marvelous areas of Kazan, the largest city of Tatarstan and once the capital of the Khanate of Kazan. Your guide will lead you by walk from the Kazan Kremlin to the Old Tatar Quarter, and will entertain with much interesting facts.
You will discover the Kremlin, a UNESCO World Heritage Site built on command of Ivan the Terrible after he captured the city of Kazan. This historic site includes at the same time the Annunciation Cathedral, the President of the Republic of Tatarstan’s Official Residence, and the magnificent Kul Sharif Mosque. You will visit the latter, which is a landmark of the city.
Then, you will head to the Old Tatar Quarter, the soul of Kazan, and home to fascinating monuments ranging from 18th to 20th century. There, you will walk through Bauman Street, the favorite place both of residents and visitors, and see the oldest mosque in the city. During the tour, your guide will tell you about Tatar mosques as well as about the Tatars’ history.
From your bike, discover the most beautiful sites of the capital of Tatarstan!
Take a ride around the most famous monument of the city: The Kremlin, built in the 16th century and listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will see the Cathedral of the Annunciation and the majestic Kul Sharif Mosque. You will also be dazzled by the other buildings of the city, including the immense Palace of Agriculture or Kazan University.
During your excursion, you will pass near some of the most famous museums in town, dedicated to Russian artists: Shalyapin, Tolstoy, Gorky (add these visits in option). Besides, you will pass through the most famous streets and monuments of the Tatar capital. Finally, this bike ride will also be an opportunity to relax in various green spaces, such as Gorky Park.
This tour is a fantastic opportunity to discover Kazan in a jovial and relaxed atmosphere. You don’t need to be an experienced biker to attend this pleasant ride.
You start with a nice walk in the most famous street of Kazan: Bauman street. You’ll discover many symbols of the city, such as the belfry of the Epiphany Cathedral in which Fyodor Shalyapin was baptized, monuments to the Cat of Kazan, and to Catherine II… Your guide will tell all you need to know about these historical places.
Then, head to Kremlyovskaya street to learn about life in Kazan through centuries. Nowadays, this business street is a home of many institutions so you’ll admire various architectural styles from different eras, including the Mayor’s office.
After, go to the Agriculturalists’ Palace, an opulent building near the Kremlin. Enjoy walking in a large park where you’ll have a stunning view on the Kazanka river and on an upper-class residential compound.
Finish your tour of Kazan with the Kremlin Promenade, loved for its romantic atmosphere. You’ll be charmed by the city lights and appreciate the view on Kazan Kremlin, the Kazanka river and on the Millennium bridge.