What kind of electrical plugs are used? What voltage is Russia’s power network?
Voltage/frequency: 220 V/50 Hz. Plug types: CEE 7/4, CEE 7/7, CEE 7/16, CEE 7/17, Schuko. You may have to bring adapters for electrical appliances.
Which souvenirs are recommended to buy?
Kazan offers tourists a wide range of souvenirs and national products: tubeteika caps, ichigi soft leather boots, horsemeat sausages, chak-chak sweet pastry, and much more. Most of souvenir shops are located in Baumana Street, the main pedestrian street of the city.
What is the currency in Russia?
The rouble (code: RUB) is the official currency of the Russian Federation. One rouble is equal to one hundred kopeks.
Foreign bank cards, including MasterCard, Visa and American Express, can be used.
What are the emergency contact numbers to dial across Russia?