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Russia – Tatarstan Republic (Kazan, Naberezhnye Chelny, Nizhnekamsk)

What to do here
 World Heritage Sites
  • Assumption Cathedral and Monastery of the town-island of Sviyazhsk
  • Bolgar Historical and Archaeological Complex
  • Historic and Architectural Complex of the Kazan Kremlin
 European Cities
  • Almetyevsk
  • Kazan
  • Naberezhnye Chelny
  • Nizhnekamsk
 Villages and Small Towns
  • Tatarstan: Sviyazhsk
 World Cities
  • Kazan
  • Kazan (KZN)
  • Naberezhnye Chelny (NBC)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Golden Eagle Train
  • Kazan Metro
  • Kazan Trams
  • Trans-Siberian Railway
  • Kazan: Hermitage Kazan
  • Kazan: Museum of Islam
  • Kazan: Museum of the Socialist Home
  • Kazan: National Museum of the Republic of Tatarstan
  • Naberezhniye Chelny: Ecological Museum
 Castles, Palaces, Forts
  • Kazan: Kazan Kremlin
 Religious Temples
  • Qol Şärif Mosque, Kazan
  • Temple of All Religions, Kazan
  • Drink kvas
  • Drink vodka with locals
  • Experience (at least) a night on a train
  • Play/hear balalaika
  • Sauna (plus swim in lake/river!)
  • Taste Pelmeni
  • Taste Pirog
  • Taste Pirozhki
  • Wear an ushanka
 Entertainment/Things to do
  • Smena Cultural Centre, Kazan
Innopolis city
Kazan and its Kremlin
Kazan, Tatarstan
Kazan Castle,(World Heritage) photo by Shihe Huang. 2015
kul sharif
Russia, Kazan