The Tatarstan authorities are planning to launch a new tourist route, 1000 and 1 Delights, in May, deputy chairman of the regional tourism committee Artur Abdrashitov told journalists.
"This year, we are planning to present a route according to the concept of our official brand, Visit Tatarstan. It will be called 1000 and 1 Delights. We will receive the first tourists who want to try this route in May," TASS reports citing Abdrashitov.
According to Abdrashitov, it will not be a regular route: "Guides will meet tourists and talk about the history, culture and local customs of the Tatars," he noted.
In addition, tourists will be able to use cycle rickshaws as well as buses.
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