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Elista Destination Guide

Delve into Elista in Russia!

Elista in the region of Kalmykiya with it's 106,971 residents is a city in Russia - some 713 mi (or 1,147 km) South-East of Moscow, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Elista

Current time in Elista is now 03:53 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Moscow" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Voznesenovka, Volgograd, Vladikavkaz, Troitskoye, Peschanyy or Opytnoye Pole. While being here, make sure to check out Solnechnyy, Shargadyk, Elista, Arshan', Mezhkolkhozstroy and Naryn as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

27°C / 81 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 1007 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (8 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 18th of July 2018
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 26°C (80 °F)
Night: 20°C (69 °F)
Thursday, 19th of July 2018
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Friday, 20th of July 2018
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 19°C (67 °F)


Postcard En Route - Chess Game in Kalmyk...

00:36 min ( September 19, 2010 by PeaceOnEarthDotOrg)
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Postcard without Word - Kalmyk National ...

00:24 min ( October 17, 2009 by PeaceOnEarthDotOrg)
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Kalmyk national artist Boris Ochaev played accordion with his pupils in a concert celebrating his 75th anniversary, May 20, 2009, Elista, Republic of Kalmykia, Russian Federation. Canon 5D Mark II Han...

Postcard without Word - Republic of Kalm...

00:24 min ( October 14, 2009 by PeaceOnEarthDotOrg)
Views: 1,293 - Rating: 0/5

Buddhist pagoda at Elista, the capital of the Republic of Kalmykia, Russian Federation. Canon 5D Mark II

EDT Electrodance show

03:50 min ( July 02, 2009 by MisterRodion)
Views: 195 - Rating: 0/5

It is Russia, small city Elista, 27.06.09, Day of Young People, Open Air, Great concert, and we EDT (The first electrodance team in Elista) have taking a part in this concert) look, it is our second s...

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Interesting facts about this location

Burkhan Bakshin Altan Sume

On December 27, 2005, the Burkhan Bakshin Altan Sume ("The Golden Abode of the Buddha Shakyamuni") was opened in Elista, the capital of the Republic of Kalmykia, a federal subject of the Russian Federation. More than 5,000 people attended the opening ceremony, including representatives of Tibetan Buddhist communities from Moscow, Volgograd and Saratov.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 46.31, 44.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:2005 establishments in Russia, Buddhism in Kalmykia, Buddhist monasteries in Russia, Buildings and structures in Kalmykia, Religious buildings completed in 2005

Chess City

Chess City (also referred to as City-Chess) is a large complex devoted to chess and chess competitions located east of Elista, Kalmykia, in Russia. The neighborhood-size development consists of a central, four-story domed City Chess Hall surrounded by an Olympic-style village of Californian-Mediterranean Revival Style architecture. The site has a conference center, public swimming pool and a museum of Kalmyk Buddhist art.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 46.31, 44.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1998 in chess, Buildings and structures in Kalmykia, Chess in Russia, Chess places, Sport in Elista, Sports venues completed in 1998

Elista Airport

Elista International Airport is an international airport located near Elista city in Russia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 46.31, 44.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Airports built in the Soviet Union, Airports in Kalmykia

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