Where is Bugulma?

Anna Piskunova
Anna Piskunova
April 25, 2015
Where is Bugulma?

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Bugulma

Once the small Tatar town of Bugulma was the center of the Pugachev rebellion, which retained the name of the glorious ataman in history. The heroine of our time and at the same time the singer Alsu, who became the first who for the long existence of the Eurovision Song Contest, was able to achieve high positions in music, became a native of the mentioned city.

Where is Bugulma? Bugulma is a city in the south-eastern part of the Republic of Tatarstan, located in the area of ​​the Shugurovsky two-tier elevated plateau, where the river Zai originates, belonging to the Volga basin.

Bugulma is a large center in which industrial and scientific spheres are especially developed. There are three city-forming enterprises of the city, associated mainly with the oil industry. In addition, many enterprises of the light, food and construction industries operate in Bugulma.

Despite the relative remoteness from Kazan, the capital of the region, is slightly more than 330 km, the transport system is well developed.Bugulma even has its own airport, from where flights depart both to Moscow and to the southern regions of Russia, and also serve Omsk, Nizhnevartovsk and Surgut.