The City of Ulan Ude. The most beautiful tourist spot on Lake Baikal in Russia
Ulan Ude is the capital of Republic of Buryatia in Russia. It's an Asian city with the population of 404,426. It is on 45th largest among all the cities of Russia with reference to population. (Data 2010)
Total area of the city is 347.6 km2. It is located on Uda River.
This city is nearly 3537 miles distant from Moscow city. It's the most famous and beautiful tourist spot on Lake Baikal!
History of Ulan Ude
This city was founded in 1666. It was once the fortress of Buryat and Cossacks. With time, this city became an important trading center among Russia and China. City is now advanced in terms of buildings and beautiful architecture.
Climate of Ulan Ude
It's a warm city with an average high temperature of around 23 C. The cold season starts from October and continue till April, May, with an average lowest temperature of around -30C.
Educational Institutes of Ulan Ude
Many schools, colleges and universities are present in the city for offering a quality education. Buryat State Academy of Agriculture and Buryat State University are among the famous universities of the city.
Economy of Ulan Ude
This city is an important commercial city of Eastern Siberia. It's a stop over on Trans Siberian Railway lines. Millions of tourist visit the place because of its close vicinity with lake Baikal that plays a good role towards the economy of this city.
The local industries include mechanical engineering works.
Places to Visit in Ulan Ude
Lenin Monument, Ethnographic Museum, Church of Russian Old Believer, Buryatia History Museum, Bestuzhev Russian Drama Theater and Khoca Nasamraev Literature Museum are among the famous tourist attractions of the city.