Tour to the Island Town of Sviyazhsk with observation of the Universal Temple
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Tour to the Island Town of Sviyazhsk with observation of the Universal Temple

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 5 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover the historical and cultural pearl of the Republic of Tatarstan
  • Visit the Holy Trinity church, one of the oldest wooden churches in Russia
  • Explore the place where the ancient fortress used to be, which is today surrounded by the waters of the Volga
What to expect

Sviyazhsk, the historical and cultural pearl of the Republic of Tatarstan, is located 70 km away from Kazan.

Today the place where the ancient fortress used to be is surrounded by the waters of the Volga. In the past, the fortress served as a military outpost in the Volga region and a place for preparing troops to storm the impregnable fortress of Kazan. Over time, as its importance as a military facility decreased, Sviyazhsk became the spiritual center of the Middle Volga region.

This sightseeing tour of Sviyazhsk includes unique historical monuments: the Cathedral of joy for all the mourners, one of the oldest wooden churches in Russia: Holy Trinity Church, the current assumption monastery with an architectural ensemble of 16-17 centuries, the stable yard and workshops.

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What's included
  • Guided tour
  • Transport
  • Admission fees
  • Pick-up and drop-off service
What's not included
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
Reduced price
  • Infants (0-2 years): free
Where
Meeting point:

Meet your guide at the lobby of your hotel or place of stay.

What to remember
  • Remember to bring the passport of each participant on this tour
  • The tour involves a lot of walking and being outside so comfortable footwear and clothes will be a plus, and don't forget your sunscreens and hats
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When
  • Every day at 9:00am
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Provider
TUI Russia
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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