Tatarstan, a dynamically developing region, with a
solid foundation of economic stability invites Association events. The republic
is an oil production and petrochemical centre; it makes KAMAZ heavy-duty trucks
and Mi helicopters. Kazan celebrates its 1000th anniversary in the
Key Facts about Kazan:
Kazan, capital of
Russia’s Republic of Tatarstan, and host to World Skills Competition is
situated at approximate distance of 800 KM from Moscow. Kazan is also known as
third capital of Russia. Kazan, also known as Land of 1001 Delights. The city
is drenched with culture and centuries old history. Kazan is set on the confluence
of Volga and Kazanka rivers.
Kazan’s kremlin is a
not to be missed sight. With its beautiful architecture, its listed in Unesco
World Heritage sites.The Kremlin houses Government offices, a Museum including
shops and cafes. One can enjoy really beautiful sunset views of the city from
Another Unesco World
Heritage Site, Bolgar is approximate 180 KM away from Kazan. It’s a sacred
pilgrimage site which is also known for the world’s largest Quran with 2 meters
tall pages and a solid malachite cover weighing 800 Kilograms.
Dessert called as Chak-Chak, is a must try while in Kazan. It’s a fried bread
treat with topping of honey, Some of the traditional restaurants in Kazan offer
workshops for making Chak-Chak too. Worth to mention the activity may work as a
team building session for MICE Groups. Dishes and Ingredients from Tatarstan
are widely known and appreciated across Russia. They denote symbol of health
and joy of life.
Kazan is coming up in
a big way for MICE Groups. With newly opened Expo Centre, Kazan Expo and backed
by established one “Kazanskaya Yarmarka” exhibition centre, the stage is set
for all kind of MICE events and exhibitions. With presence of over 150 hotels
including all major international Hotel Brands in the city and the right mix of
culture and tourist spots, Kazan is the right choice for MICE movements.
various international events every year. Kazan was one of the host cities for
2018 FIFA World Cup and also for World Skills Championship in 2019.