Tours of the Volga cuisine – Road.Travel

Tours of the Volga cuisine

Road Trip Route. To plunge into the life of a Tatar village in "Tatar Avaly"., Walk the streets of Mariinsky Posad, Try national dishes of Chuvashia at "Yerem Husa" restaurant., Ride horses and taste koumiss in the tourist complex ""., Visit Raifa Monastery and taste Tatar national dessert.

Have you ever tried a chartan or a subcogglio? In this trip you will taste delicious but undeservedly forgotten national dishes of Chuvash and Mari cuisine, and at the same time visit a beautiful merchant town on the Volga coast and ride horses! Photo: [ShchipkovaElena](Йошкар-Ола._Набережная_Амстердам.jpg)

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Travel Itinerary and Road Trip Route

Day 1: Tatar ethno-village and Chuvash cuisine

Immerse yourself in folk Tatar culture at the Tatar Avaly Museum, stroll along the picturesque Volga embankment in Mariinsky Posad and find out what churan puppets taste like.


Gazpromneft filling station #605

An exciting journey awaits you! Before your interesting journey, refuel with quality fuel at Gazprom Neft filling stations. You can pay for fuel quickly and contactlessly in a mobile application. [App Store]( [Google Play](

Open Air Museum "Tatar Avala"

Plunge into the life of an ancient Tatar village in the ethnographic museum "Tatar Avaly". Here you can visit various workshops (pottery, blacksmith, leather and weaving), take a ride on a tarantase, see the authentic utensils of Tatar houses of the 15th-16th centuries, learn the mechanism of the windmill, and, of course, treat yourself to Tatar delicacies prepared from farm products. The cost of visiting the museum - 200 rubles. You can find the operating mode and other information about your visit [on this site](Этнографический_музей_ "Tatar_Avyly").

Sushi Vesla 21

You can stop for lunch at a small café on the beautiful Volga embankment in Mariinsky Posad, an old merchant town.

Holy Trinity Cathedral

While walking along the ancient streets of Mariinsky Posad, be sure to visit Holy Trinity Cathedral, built in 1726. After that, climb the Gosudareva Mountain, which offers a panoramic view of the city and the majestic Volga.

Президентская лестница и фонтан

Admire the views of the capital of Chuvashia - the Cheboksary Bay, the Song Festival Ground and the Opera and Ballet Theatre.

Yerem Husa Restaurant

Try the national dishes of Chuvashia - shirtans (through Y), chakat and chartan! The restaurant, located in an old merchant's house, has its own farm and hunting grounds and cooks dishes exclusively from fresh local products. After dinner walk around Red Square and central streets of Cheboksary.

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!

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

Taste Mari national cuisine in an authentic Sandal institution. If you want to taste the most colorful dishes, feel free to order soktu and podkogylja!

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.