Kazan: Universal Temple and Raifa Monastery Private Tour
Discover two main monuments of the capital of Tatarstan: the Raifa Virgin Monastery and the Universal Temple.
To start, visit the Universal Temple, a unique monument on Earth with an extraordinary architecture inspired by different religions. You will find a mosque, a synagogue, and Orthodox, Catholic and Buddhist temples. The building's enclosure is a symbol of the perfect blend of religions, civilizations and cultures that animates Kazan.
Further away from Kazan, you will visit the Raifa Virgin Monastery, on the shores of a beautiful lake. In this place, built over several centuries, there is a 17th century relic bearing the effigy of the Blessed Virgin and a sacred water source by the Patriarch of Moscow and Russia.
During this tour, you will discover with your private guide two of the most important monuments of Kazan, which are located outside of the city center, and not often visited by tourists. With your private driver, this tour will be done in the perfect conditions.
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Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Private transportation
- Entrance fees to the temples
- Private guide for 4 hours
- Entry/Admission - Temple of All Religions
- Entry/Admission - Raifa Monastery
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Temple of All Religions, Staroye Arakchino, 4, Kazan 420031 Russia
The Temple of All Religions or the Universal Temple: this is a unique architectural complex, which consists of several types of religious architecture including an Orthodox church, a mosque, and a synagogue, among others.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Raifa Monastery, Raifskiy Monastyr, 3, Raifa 422537 Russia
The Virgin Monastery of Raifa: this monastery established in 1613 was closed during the Soviet years, and was the first monastery in the Diocese of Kazan to be returned to the Church of Russia in 1991. This is the largest monastery in the Diocese of Kazan and Tatarstan.
Duration: 1 hour
Departure Point :ул. Кави Наджми, 7-5, Kazan, Respublika Tatarstan, Russia, 420111
Traveler pickup is offered
Your guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel.
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.