I invite you to explore the old street Yapeeva together. You will see merchant mansions, the Lev Tolstoy house-museum, the alma mater of Kazan students and the Admiralty. Visit the Mother of God Monastery and the Church of St. Sergius of Radonezh, find the Prison Castle and learn about the suicide attempt of Maxim Gorky. Individual excursion for 1-10 people Duration 2.5 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes On foot 500 rubles per person
What awaits you
Travel through the centuries In the Church of St. Sergius of Radonezh, you will get acquainted with the history of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God and look at other icons with the face of the Virgin of the 16th-19th centuries. In addition, I will talk about the First Male Gymnasium, the Admiralty and Soviet rocketry. I will share facts and legends about the Prison Castle of 1807 and show modern Kazan from the back door
Kazan stories The Tatar capital is associated with many famous names. You will reveal the details of the Kazan period of Leo Tolstoy's life and find out why Maxim Gorky shot himself and where he received treatment after a suicide attempt. The excursion will end in the Mother of God Monastery, where you will hear the story of the acquisition of the most revered icon in Russia.
The excursion is pedestrian and does not involve additional costs.
The excursion starts at the Kremlevskaya metro station. You will know the exact meeting point immediately after booking.