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Shilan Destination Guide

Discover Shilan in Russia

Shilan in the region of Samara is a town located in Russia - some 542 mi or ( 873 km ) East of Moscow , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Shilan

Local time in Shilan is now 11:23 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Samara " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Yoshkar-Ola, Ul'yanovsk, Malaya Trostyanka, Syreyka, and Sokolinka. When in this area, you might want to check out Yoshkar-Ola . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Shilan ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of the Kondurcha River

The Battle of the Kondurcha River was the first major battle of the Tokhtamysh-Timur War. It took place at the Kondurcha River, in the Bulgar Ulus of the Golden Horde, in what today is Samara Oblast in Russia. Tokhtamysh's cavalry tried to encircle Timur's army from the flanks. However, the Central Asian army withstood the assault, after which its sudden frontal attack put the Horde troops to flight. However, many of the Golden Horde troops escaped to fight again at Terek.

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Located at 53.45 50.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: 1390s in Europe, Battles involving the Mongols, Battles involving the Timurid Empire, Conflicts in 1391, Golden Horde