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Elista Destination Guide

Delve into Elista in Russia

Elista in the region of Kalmykiya with its 106,971 residents is a city in Russia - some 713 mi or ( 1147 km ) South-East of Moscow , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Elista

Current time in Elista is now 06:44 PM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Moscow " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Voznesenovka, Volgograd, Vladikavkaz, Troitskoye, and Peschanyy. While being here, make sure to check out Voznesenovka . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightseeing spots and facts in Elista ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Postcard without Word - Republic of Kalmykia, Russian Federation

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

Postcard without Word - Kalmyk National Artist Boris Ochaev

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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 En Route - Chess Game in Kalmykia Шахматы в Элисте

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EDT Electrodance show

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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 seco ..

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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 44.27 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km 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 46.30 44.30 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km 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.

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Located at 46.37 44.33 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Airports built in the Soviet Union, Airports in Kalmykia

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Elista