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UPDATE ON TRAVELLING TO RUSSIA

27 September 2022

From July 15th, Russia has lifted the restrictions on crossing its land borders established in connection with the pandemic. Foreign tourists once again have the opportunity to enter our country on regular bus lines Lux Express and Ecolines.
GASTRONOMIC FESTIVAL IN KAZAN

15 September 2022

On September 17-18, Kazan will host the Tasty Kazan gastronomic festival for the eighth time. The festival will take place on the square in front of the Palace of Farmers. Visitors will be able to try dishes, take part in culinary master classes from chefs, try tasting sets, learn the rules of hospitality and much more.

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BACKSTAGE TOUR TO MIKHAILOVSKY THEATER

29 September 2022

The Mikhailovsky Theater is one of the oldest theaters in St. Petersburg. It opened its doors to spectators in 1833. Next year the theater will celebrate its 190th anniversary. In honor of the event, the theater has already prepared a special gift for all theater lovers and fans of unusual excursions.

The backstage tour to Mikhailovsky Theater will give you a unique opportunity to get acquainted with the theater's many-sided history, listen to a fascinating story of an experienced specialist about the building's layout and its legendary past, see the cozy interiors of the most charming imperial theater in Russia and admire the luxurious auditorium directly from the Tsar's box.

During the tour you will visit the theater museum which includes original stage costumes and theatrical models, historical posters and scenery sketches by famous artists, learn all the secrets of stage make-up. You will see an exhibition of caricatures by French artist Paul Robert, the author of sketches of the behind-the-scenes life of the Mikhailovsky Theater in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and learn how the theater lives today.

Feel like a special guest in the Royal and Grand Duke's boxes. View in detail and hold the legendary costumes in your hands. Learn a lot of unusual, amazing facts about one of the main theaters in Russia. MIR Travel Company is happy to organize this tour for you and your tourists.