Kazan is one of the largest cities of Russia. It’s the capital city of the Republic of Tatarstan.
Kazan is one of the largest cities of Russia. It’s the capital city of the Republic of Tatarstan. The east and the west, Christianity and Islam, old and new architecture interweave here.
Kazan is located 820 kilometers to the east from Moscow, on the left bank of the Volga river. The population is about 1,2 million people (the 8th place in Russia).
More than 115 nationalities live in the Capital of the Republic of Tatarstan. The majority of the population is presented by the Russians and the Tatars.
Kazan is considered to be one of the sports cities in Russia. World championships in fencing, water sports and ball hockey were held here. In 2013 Kazan received the Worldwide Summer Universiade.
Kazan is a city for long-hour walks. All the main sights and beautiful streets are located in the historical center of the city.