Explore the historic center of Kazan on a 3-hour sightseeing tour and discover the main monuments of the capital of Tatarstan. Learn about its millennial history at sights such as Kazan University, the mosque of Mardjany, the Orthodox Cathedral, and more.
What to Expect
Discover the main attractions of Kazan, the celebrated capital of Tatarstan, including the UNESCO-inscribed Kazan Kremlin.
Your guide can pick you up from any pre-arranged location in the city, before leading you on a journey through the historic streets. They will tell the story of Kazan’s origins and show you sights that demonstrate its East meets West aesthetics and culture.
Go to the handsome Kazan State University building. Founded in 1804 by Emperor Alexander I, it is one of the oldest universities in Russia with a library that boasts one of the world's most important bibliographical collections. Admire the Mardjany Mosque, built in 1767 in the traditions of Tatar medieval and Baroque architecture.
Marvel at the ornate façade of the Orthodox Peter and Paul Cathedral, built in the unique Naryshkin Baroque style. You will also walk along the embankments of the Kazanka River and Kaban Lake, with panoramic views of the city and Kazan Kremlin. Finally, go to the Theater and Fish Market Squares, before ending in the Kremlin area.
- Personal guide
- Tour of the historic city center
Know Before You Go
• You must contact supplier before your tour to arrange the meeting point