Surgut is the city of longest single tower cable bridge of Russia
This city is an important city in Khanty Mansi Autonomous Okrug. The City is located on Ob Rivera and Irtysh River. Total population of this city is 306,675 people. It is the 62nd largest city of Russia in terms of its population. ( Data 2010). Expanded to the total area of 219 km 2.
This city is nearly 1900 miles distant from Moscow city. Surgut Bridge is known as the longest single tower cable bridge in the world.
History of Surgut
It is an old city in Siberia. This city was founded in 1594. Urbanization was started in the city in 20th century when it became the center for producing oil and gas.
Climate of Surgut
The city has adopted the coldest Siberian climate with the record lowest temperature of -55C in peak winters. July comes with the bright sunny days with an average temperature of about 20-22C .
Educational Institute of Surgut
Surgut State University is the main higher education center of the city.
Economy of Surgut
This city is famous because of the advanced industries and technological developments. Many oil and gas-producing companies are present in the city. It has major Gas and Oil resources and plays a vital role in country economy as well as give employment to many people, The city is also known as the "Oil Extracting Capital of Russia"
Places to Visit
City has countless historical and interesting places which attract the tourist from all around the world such as Transfiguration Church, Ice Palace, Old Historical and Cultural Center, Sayma Park are the famous attractions of the city. The city is known for its unique traditions like “Happy Bear Corner.”