Kazan Night Tour of Must-See Sites with Private Local Guide

Kazan Night Tour of Must-See Sites with Private Local Guide
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$121
Duration: 3 hours
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Watch Kazan city come to life after dark on this comprehensive 3-hour night tour, and follow an exciting route through the heart of city’s downtown highlights. Enjoy Kazan’s top attractions like Galiaskar Kamal Tatar Academic Theater, Millennium Park, Kremlin complex with its cathedrals and Kul Sharif Mosque, Dvorets Zemledeltsev and Kazan Family Center. Wander down the historical streets, eye up to ornate stations of Kazan Metro, admire the illuminated skyline from various viewpoints, and learn about more than 1000-year history of the city as you explore.

This tour can be customized to make it a unique experience for you. Timing is flexible and you can start the tour any time you prefer.
7pm Greet your expert local guide in front of Galiaskar Kamal Tatar Academic Theater and feast your eyes on the magnificent water show on the adjacent Kaban lake fountain with its 50-meter spouting jets. Stroll along the scenic embankments of the legends-steeped water basin and hear exciting tales about treasures of Kazan Khanate.
Plot your path through the lovely Millennium Park and find out the origin of the name of Kazan city. See the Roman Catholic Church of the erection of the Holy cross and eye up to ‘Basket-hall’ multi-purpose sports indoor arena, looking beautiful in the color of night.
8pm Amble down refurbished Peterburgskaya Street, the so-called ‘area of St Petersburg’ in Kazan, admire its stylized bridges, fences and paving patterns, take a glance at the rotunda representing the prominent Kazan Cathedral. Linger for a while in front of famous Watch Monument, popular gathering spot among locals and then continue to Baumana, one the oldest streets of the city. Pass by a plethora of inviting cafes and bars placing tables and chairs on the street for diners to enjoy an alfresco meal outdoors under the cool night sky.
Your next stop takes you to Kremlin, striking white-stone fortress where you’ll learn the history of its towers, marvel at the grandeur and art of Islamic architecture at the Kul Sharif Mosque, snap astonishing photos with Leaning Suyumbike Tower, ogle to floodlit Annunciation Cathedral and sneak a peek at the ruins of the Khan’s mausoleum. Experience the night enchantment of Kremlin embankment as your guide will provide you stories about history of the area. Take a moment to see gorgeous Dvorets Zemledeltsev (Palace of Farmers) and afterwards, take a ride at Kazan Metro and explore the beauty of its stations.
9pm See the ‘Kazan’ Family Center, the main wedding Palace, and one of the top modern attractions of the city. Pass by trendy cafes and bars of Sibgata Khakima Street, view the TatNeft Arena, home to Ak Bars Kazan of the KHL and one of the largest ice sports venues in Russia and Europe and catch a glimpse of Kazan Riviera, hotel and entertainment complex with a renowned Water Park.
10pm Round off your fascinating exploration of the city with the ride on Ferris Wheel if you fancy (own expense), and get a unique chance to absorb incredible shimmering vistas of the night city.

Watch Kazan city come to life after dark on this comprehensive 3-hour night tour, and follow an exciting route through the heart of city’s downtown highlights. Enjoy Kazan’s top attractions like Galiaskar Kamal Tatar Academic Theater, Millennium Park, Kremlin complex with its cathedrals and Kul Sharif Mosque, Dvorets Zemledeltsev and Kazan Family Center. Wander down the historical streets, eye up to ornate stations of Kazan Metro, admire the illuminated skyline from various viewpoints, and learn about more than 1000-year history of the city as you explore.