Kazan

Kazan is the city in the Privolzhsky (Volga) Federal District.

The year of foundation is 1005.

The population is more than 1.1 million.

Almost 500 years Kazan was the capital of independent country before integration Kazan Khanate with the Russian state. At the present time, Kazan is the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan included on Russian Federation.

Kazan is one of the oldest cities in Russia.

Information signs in Tatarstan are in the two languages – Russian, and Tatar.

Airport in Kazan

Kazan, International Airport in the Russian, Tatar, and English languages

Railway Terminal in Kazan

Station Kazan (Вокзал Казань) in the Russian and English languages

Bus Terminal in Kazan

Kazan Bus Station (Автовокзал Казань) in the Russian language

The best time for visiting Kazan is from May to September.

What to do in Kazan

Museums  Religions

It is convenient to travel from Kazan to:

Moscow – 1 hour 35 min trip by plane;

Saint Petersburg – 2 hours 10 min trip by plane;

Nizhniy Novgorod – 1 hour trip by plane;

Kaliningrad – 2 hours 50 min trip by plane;

Krasnodar – 2 hours 20 min trip by plane;

Samara – 1 hour trip by plane.