Islam in Kazan
This tour will be hopefully interesting no only for the moslems but obviously for all tourists interested in history, architecture. This tour reflection of tolerant peaceful coexistence of moslem and orthodox people. Very often you will see a mosque standing not so far fronm orthodox church.
The tour will take about 2-3 hours with the visiting to old and new mosques.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: at one of Kazan hotels
End location: any convenient address in Kazan
Duration: 2 hours 30 min.
the tour duration may vary slightly and upon a tourist wish
The tour can be either done walking or with a car or minivan.
Walking tour will take longer time
At least we go looking and visiting at 2-3 mosques of Kazan. You will be able to seethe mosques built in XVIII-XIXs and also built nowadays. It will be interesting to compare the first stone mosque of Kazan modest in architecture and interior with lavishly decorated cathedral mosque in the Kremlin of Kazan.