Summers in Ufa are hot and winters are lengthy and cold. However, long winter shouldn’t prevent you from enjoying yourself: you can go skiing, snowboarding, and marvel at our nature’s winter vistas right in Ufa, as two ski resorts are located within the city limits. As weather gets warmer, Ufa becomes even more beautiful, blooming with flowery parks and squares. Ufa’s botanical garden, lemon grove, numerous parks offering cool shadows and lakes have helped the city claim the title of one of the Russia’s greenest metropolises – and for a good reason.

As you get to know Ufa’s historical center, use this opportunity to enjoy the city’s rich architectural scope alongside with the best museums and galleries. Museum of Archaeology and Ethnography of the Institute of Ethnological Studies, for instance, houses Bashkortostan’s cultural legacy: national costumes and music instruments, ancient tools, and a world-renowned collection of ancient art – the Sarmat’s Gold which dates to the 4th century BC. Ufa often hosts national and international events. Many guests visit our city to attend sporting and cultural events: ballet and opera festivals, volleyball and hockey matches, marathons.

Ufa is a modern unique city which enjoys life of discovery and extends warm welcome to its guests. Open Tourist memo to see more infirmation about attractions and places of interest in Ufa!