The Urals is a common geographical name of the area of around the Ural Mountains. It is a vast territory which includes major cities like and , as well as parts of the polar areas.

Popular Destinations

is the capital of the region of .

Nevyа́nsk is a historic town in the central part of .

is a city in , . Many travelers pass through on the Trans-Siberian Railway; however, few stay here, unless they are looking for a break from train travel.

is a city in , .


is a region in .

is a region in the foothills of the , bordering to the southwest, to the west, to the north, to the east, and to the south.

is in the region of .

or Bashkiria is a region in the foothills of the , bordering

, historically known as Yugra, is an autonomous okrug in .

is a region in .

is the northernmost region in and is home to Russia's most important natural gas deposits as well as large West Siberian oilfields.

is a region in the foothills of the , on the border with .

is a region in .


Also Known As

Every day is a journey, and the journey itself is home.  

Explore Your World

Popular Destinations in Russia

Escape to a Random Place