Tours of the Volga cuisine – Day 2: Mari delicatessen, koumiss and talkace kaleve

Find out what a podgogulyo is in Yoshkar-Ola, ride horses and taste the delicious podgly Kaleve in Raifa!
Tours of the Volga cuisine
Travel distance by car: 272 km.Travel distance on foot: 0 km.Visiting: Kazan’, Cheboksary, Yoshkar-Ola, Yakimovo, Kochakovo, Mestechko Raifa, Aysha

Trip duration: 2 days

Александра Нуркаева

Gazpromneft filling station #2

It's a great trip, isn't it? And for it to be dynamic, come to the Gazpromneft filling station, take water and a snack.

Площадь Оболенского-Ноготкова


Come to the square at the beginning of the hour and look at the unique dynamic sculptural composition of the Phenomenon of the Icon of the Mother of God "Trinity" on chimes.

Tourist complex ""

The tourist complex "" is home to more than 400 horses. Here mare's milk is produced, horse walks are organized and you can just have a heart-to-heart talk with the horses. You can find out more information in [official community](

Café Sandal

Try Mari national cuisine at authentic Sandal. I especially recommend a socket and a shovel!

Раифский Богородицкий мужской монастырь


See the magnificent architectural ensemble of the Raifa Monastery and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of the spiritual monastery.


Be sure to buy in the local monastery gingerbread Tatar national dessert talkedysh kaleve - such dense pyramids with the aroma of honey and melted butter.


Today you have tasted traditional Mari cuisine, real fresh koumiss, walked along the beautiful square in Yoshkar-Ola, on the territory of a beautiful monastery and had a rest in the nature in a society of noble horses.