30 days in Republic of Tatarstan Itinerary

30 days in Republic of Tatarstan Itinerary

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Kazan
— 18 nights
Drive
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Naberezhnye Chelny
— 5 nights
Drive
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Almetyevsk
— 2 nights
Drive
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Chistopol
— 1 night
Drive
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Bolgar
— 3 nights
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Kazan

Sports Capital of Russia

The heart of Tatar culture, Kazan carries the epithet of the "Third Capital of Russia" because of its rich history and thriving economy.
Temple of All Religions has been added to your itinerary. Explore Kazan's surroundings by going to Raifa (Sofia Church, Trinity Cathedral, &more) and Sviyazhsk (Monument to Victims of Political Repression, Cathedral in Honor of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, &more). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 27th (Tue) at Riviera Aquapark. And it doesn't end there: browse the exhibits of Kazan Kremlin, explore the world behind art at Center of Contemporary Culture Smena, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kul Sharif Mosque, and see the interesting displays at Museum of Soviet Life.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kazan road trip site.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Kazan is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Moscow Standard Time is 2 hours. Traveling from Amsterdam in October, expect Kazan to be slightly colder, temps between 7°C and 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Naberezhnye Chelny.

Things to do in Kazan

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Naberezhnye Chelny

Change things up with these side-trips from Naberezhnye Chelny: Yelabuga (N. A. Durova's Memorial Estate, Yelabuga State Historical Architechtural and Art Museum and Reserve, &more) and Nizhnekamsk (Central Mosque, Baklazhan AntiCafe, &more).

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Naberezhnye Chelny trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kazan to Naberezhnye Chelny in 3.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Naberezhnye Chelny are 6°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Almetyevsk.

Things to do in Naberezhnye Chelny

Museums · Parks · Fun & Games · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Almetyevsk

Almetyevsk is a city in the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia, located on the left bank of the Zay River (Kama's tributary) 265km southeast of Kazan. On the 6th (Fri), stroll around Park Shamsinur, then contemplate the waterfront views at Kaskad Prudov, then buy something for everyone on your list at Mall Panorama, and finally engage your brain at Technorama Museum of Science and Technology. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Memorial to Great Patriotic War and then stroll around City Park of 60 Years Anniversary of Tatarstan Oil.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Almetyevsk road trip website.

You can drive from Naberezhnye Chelny to Almetyevsk in 2 hours. November in Almetyevsk sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Chistopol.

Things to do in Almetyevsk

Parks · Shopping · Nature · Museums

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Chistopol

Chistopol is a town in the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia, located on the left bank of the Kuybyshev Reservoir, on the Kama River. On the 8th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Old Mills, get engrossed in the history at Pasternak Memorial Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Nur Mosque, and finally see the interesting displays at District Town Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Chistopol online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Almetyevsk to Chistopol in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 0°C in November, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Bolgar.

Things to do in Chistopol

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

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Bolgar

Venture out of the city with trips to Tetyushi (Watchtower on the bank of the Volga, Monument to 960-kg Beluga Caught in the Volga River, &more). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Abraham Church, admire the striking features of Black Chamber, contemplate the long history of Small Prayer Tower, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at East Mausoleum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Bolgar tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Chistopol to Bolgar by car takes about 2 hours. In November, daytime highs in Bolgar are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. On the 11th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bolgar

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Republic of Tatarstan travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Historic Sites · Specialty Museums
A nation within a nation, Republic of Tatarstan is home to about 5 million Tatars--Russia's largest ethnic minority. Rich in oil and natural gas, the republic spreads across the central part of the vast East European Plain, some 800 km (500 mi) east of Moscow. Often overlooked by foreign visitors passing through this part of the world, Tatarstan remains one of the world's secret gems, pleasantly surprising travelers with its rich cultural and architectural heritage. Begin your Tatarstani adventure with a guided tour of the republic's thriving capital city of Kazan, the center of Tatar culture and home to the largest mosque in Russia.