Why to visit Ulan-Ude?
Ulan-Ude is the capital of Buryatia and one of the most prominent historical cities of Russia. This is a place, where Russians and Mongolians, historical monuments and modern buildings meet!
1. Religious buildings and wooden houses
Buddhist monks in orange robes along with Ortodox priests and shamanic traditions. Here you will find a real mix of cultures! And don’t forget about the architecture and wooden houses that are still preserved from ancient times!
2. Monuments and museums
In Ulan-Ude you will find many interesting museums about Buryatia, its history, nature and customs. City is also full of beautiful monuments, both Soviet and modern ones.
3. Central market
In the bustling Ulan-Ude’s market it’s possible to find so many great things! There are fur boots unti, perfect for Siberian super-cold winters, colourful souvenirs and vast choice of Buryat, Mongolian, Russian and Chinese food!
A city that is located in the complex of mountain ranges, plateus, basins and river valleys. While being in the middle of Siberian steppes, Ulan-Ude will show you its interesting story!