Okjetpes and Jumbaktas Rocks
These marvelous mountains are the landmarks of the Burabay Resort
Okjetpes and Jumbaktas Rocks (also spelled as Okzhetpes and Zhumbaktas) attract travelers to Burabay Resort area. Their peculiar beauty will not leave anyone indifferent. The name of the first mountain can be translated as “The arrow cannot reach it”, and the second one - “The mystery stone”. The history of these rocks is shrouded in legends that are passed down from generation to generation. Travelers can hear them during sightseeing tours. An interesting fact is that some mountains resemble particular figures: the famous Sphinx, a sleeping elephant, or even a young girl!
For some winter views of Okjetpes and Jumbaktas Rocks watch the video below (English subtitles are available):
In the highlands you can be alone with your thoughts, take time to contemplate or listen to interesting legends related to the rocks. Fans of extreme tourism are most likely to be interested in rock climbing. Here, among these majestic mountains, you will definitely have a good time enjoying the amazing nature and stunning views.