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Kul Sharif Mosque: Our most recommended tours and activities

Kazan Kremlin & Bauman Street Tour

1. Kazan Kremlin & Bauman Street Tour

Begin your 3-hour tour at the Kazan Kremlin. Walk along Sheykman Street and hear about the history of the Kazan Khanate. See the Savior's Transfiguration Monastery, the Khan's Mausoleum, the leaning Syuyumbike Tower and more. Visit the Kul-Sharif Mosque, and hear about Queen Syuyumbike and her extraordinary destiny. Walk along the pedestrianized Bauman Street, and admire the oriental clock with figures from Tatar fairy tales, the Fyodor Shalyapin monument, the Drama Theater and a copy of the carriage that once belonged to Catherine the Great. See the Kazan Cat monument and the Zero Milestone of Kazan with the Alley of Stars and learn about the underground passageways.

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Kazan: Sightseeing Walking Tour

2. Kazan: Sightseeing Walking Tour

Kazan is the capital of Tatarstan, located on the bank of the river Volga. Boasting a 1000-year history, Tatarstan is home to an ecclectic mix of cultural and historical influences: antiquity and modernity, Asia and Europe, Islam and orthodoxy, all intertwined within this beautiful city. This tour, along with your professional guide, will provide you with unforgettable insight into the story of this 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? Did you know that the Kul Sharif Mosque was the biggest mosque in Europe? What is the legend of the Soyembika tower? With your local charismatic guide, you will have these questions answered as you wander through the city. Some of the sights you will see on this tour include the Kazan Kremlin and its beautiful Sharif Mosque, the magnificent Blagoveshenskiy Cathedral, Soyembika tower, Bauman Street and the unique Monument of Cat Kazan.

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Guided Bike Tour of Kazan

3. Guided Bike Tour of Kazan

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. See the Cathedral of the Annunciation and the majestic Kul Sharif Mosque. Be dazzled by the other buildings of the city such as the immense Palace of Agriculture or Kazan University. During your excursion, pass near some of the most famous museums in town, dedicated to Russian artists such as Shalyapin, Tolstoy, and Gorky. Pass through the most famous streets and monuments of the Tatar capital. Finally, this bike ride will also be an opportunity to relax in the city's various green spaces, such as Gorky Park. This tour is a fantastic opportunity to discover Kazan in a convivial and relaxed atmosphere. The ride is very relaxed and you don’t need to be an experienced biker to enjoy it.

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Kazan: Religious Walking Tour

4. Kazan: Religious Walking Tour

Learn the history, culture, and religions of Kazan with a private guide. Visit the Kul Sharif Mosque, the Hermitage and Tatarstan Museum of Natural History, the Märcani Mosque, the Church of the Elevation of the Holy Cross, and Blagoveshenskiy Cathedral from inside. Hear many interesting stories about this beautiful city. 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?

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Kazan: Romantic Walking Tour

5. Kazan: Romantic Walking Tour

Feel spellbound by the romantic atmosphere of Kazan on this guided walking tour with a romantic twist. Together with a professional local guide, visit the most romantic places in the city and learn local love stories and legends. Head to Kazan to get an insider look at the best places to have a date in the city and where to take the loveliest photos. See the picturesque Kul Sharif Mosque and more. As you explore, hear about the historic love stories hidden in the streets, buildings, and parks of the city, from heartbreaking and tragic to hilarious and spicy. Discover what makes the embankment of the Kaban Lakes so special, how many couples visited Kazan’s “Love Alley,” and more. There is much to fall in love with on this tour.

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What people are saying about Kul Sharif Mosque

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Entertaining round trip in German with a very good tour guide and a careful driver