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  • Kazan (KZN)


    Country: Russia

    DISTANCE FROM ALMATY
    2414 km/1500 miles

    FLIGHT DURATION
    3 hours 40 minutes

    LOCAL TIME
    UTC+04:00 As standard time (all year round)

    CLIMATE
    Kazan has a humid continental climate with long cold winters and warm, often hot dry summers. The warmest month is July with daily mean temperature near 20.2 °C (68.4 °F), and the coldest month is January, with a daily mean of −10.4 °C (13.3 °F).

    AIRPORT
    Kazan International Airport is located 25 km southeast of Kazan.

    TRANSPORT TO THE CITY AND CHARGES:
    Bus: RUB 30 one-way.
    Taxis: RUB 900-1200 (approximately).

    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
    To enquire about visa requirements, please contact the Moscow Consulate Department.
    Alternatively, please refer directly to the local immigration authorities or your travel agent.

    CURRENCY
    Russian Ruble (RUB)
    Notes: 50, 100, 500, 1000, 5000

    BUSINESS HOURS
    Government: 0900 - 1800 Monday to Friday
    Banks: 10.00 – 20.00 Monday to Friday
    Shops: 24 hours Monday to Saturday

    LANGUAGE
    Tatar, along with Russian, is the official language of the Republic of Tatarstan

    UTILITIES
    220V, 50Hz

    TRANSPORTATION
    Taxis, public buses and metro

    ABOUT CITY
    Kazan is the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan and the center of the world Tatar culture. With a population of about 1.3 million, rich history, deep culture and strong economic influence, Kazan holds the title of "The Third Capital of Russia" (after Moscow and Saint Petersburg). By many measures, Kazan has the one of the highest standards of living in Russia, only after Moscow and St. Petersburg. Located between Europe and Asia, having both Russian and Tatar populations, Kazan peacefully blends Muslim and Christian cultures.


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