Kazan Kids Entertainment Tour (Self Guided), Kazan

Kazan has a variety of attractions for children, including Millennium Park, a wax museum, circus and the Kazan Zoo and Botanical Garden. To have fun with the entire family be sure to check out the following tour of Kazan’s most amazing sites for children.
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Kazan Kids Entertainment Tour Map

Guide Name: Kazan Kids Entertainment Tour
Guide Location: Russia » Kazan (See other walking tours in Kazan)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 7
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.3 Km or 3.3 Miles
Author: karenl
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Kazan State Circus

1) Kazan State Circus

The Kazan State Circus, publicly established in 1924, has a significant place in the city’s history. Construction of the modern circus, by architect G. Pichuyev, began in 1965 and was completed in 1967. A popular attraction, shows are often sold out and many celebrities have taken part in its magnificent performances throughout the years.
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Cafe Skazka

2) Cafe Skazka

Cafe Skazka is worth mentioning due to its 24 hour express window, a convenience which is rare in Kazan. Its interior is designed like an old ship, with a pirate motif and a large aquarium. Offering an assortment of treats, from balls filled with fruit and nuts, coffee drinks and a large assortment of ice cream, your children will be delighted by its menu. A game room is also located inside.
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CaroFilm Cinema

3) CaroFilm Cinema

Located on the second floor of the Ring entertainment and shopping center, the CaroFilm Cinema is the perfect place to enjoy a good movie with your family or friends. It has six screens and seats arranged in a semicircle for maximum quality viewing no matter where you sit.
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Millennium Park

4) Millennium Park

Located in the center of town, along Lake Kazan, Millennium Park was founded in 2005 during the city’s millennial celebration. In the center of the park you will find a beautiful fountain, and along its paths many trees, some of which were planted by celebrated local figures. At the entrance, welcoming guests, are bronze dragon statues called Zilants. Millenium Park is the perfect place to relax in the bustling city center.
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Tatar State Puppet Theater Ekiyat

5) Tatar State Puppet Theater Ekiyat (must see)

The Tatar State Puppet Theater Ekiyat, founded in 1935, is one of Kazan’s oldest theaters. Originally called the First State International Puppet Theater, it is housed in the building of a former merchant assembly. From 1927 to 1930 the building was used as the Tatar Culture Center. Its repertoire includes plays in Russian and Tatar, featuring performances with historical and contemporary themes.
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Tugan Avylym

6) Tugan Avylym

Translated from the Tatar language as “Native Village,” Tugan Avylym is a large restaurant and entertainment complex opened on August 26, 2005, Kazan’s millennial celebration. It features a restaurant, bistro and pancake bar offering a wide variety of traditional Tatar food, as well as a casino, bowling alley, billiards hall, dance floor and the Melnitsa boutique. Also available is the splendid Children’s Café that your kids will surely love.
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Kazan Zoo & Botanical Gardens

7) Kazan Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Kazan Zoo & Botanical Gardens, one of the oldest European institutions of its kind, is nearing its 200th anniversary. Its botanical collection consists of around 500 species, 20 of which are endangered, and its zoological collection includes 145 species, of which 27 of them are also threatened with extinction.

Walking Tours in Kazan, Russia

Create Your Own Walk in Kazan

Create Your Own Walk in Kazan

Creating your own self-guided walk in Kazan is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Kazan’s diverse cultural heritage, heavily inspired by the creativity of such well-known figures as Gorky and Shalyapin, also has a significant influence on the surrounding regions. Take the following tour to explore the traditions of this highly developed cultural center of Russia.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.1 km
Famous Architecture in Kazan

Famous Architecture in Kazan

Kazan’s architectural splendors make for an enchanting experience to visitors of this historic city. Its most significant landmarks are located in the center of the city, including the famous Qolsharif Mosque and Söyembikä Tower. Discover Kazan’s most popular architectural attractions in the following tour.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.7 km
Kazan Churches Tour

Kazan Churches Tour

Kazan’s religious traditions have evolved from primitive paganism to Christianity and Islam. Orthodox Christianity rapidly spread throughout the city in the middle of the 16th century and various nationalities, including Russians, Mordovins, Maris and and some Tatars, converted. Take this tour to discover Kazan’s most amazing churches.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.0 km
Kazan Mosques Tour

Kazan Mosques Tour

The beautiful city of Kazan sees a greater number of tourists each year. Famous for its amazing mosques with stunning minarets and Muslim architecture, the following tour will lead you to the city’s most significant ones.

Tour Duration: 4 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 9.9 km
Museums Tour in Kazan

Museums Tour in Kazan

Kazan has served as a cultural crossroads of many regions, providing it with amazing architecture and places of interest. It features several fascinating museums you will surely enjoy. Take the following tour to discover Kazan’s charming history and cultural roots.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 7.8 km