Jambyl province

In spring, here you can see a wonderful phenomenon: the flowering of wild tulips of various shapes and colors. The province is one of the highlights of Kazakhstan for those who are into ecotourism, as well as wishing to explore history of the Silk Road
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Jambyl province

Local travel guides can offer excursion routes through the mountain gorges and sand dunes. Many historical places and cultural attractions in the province, add color and impressions of such a rich journey.

Sights of Jambyl Province

  • The Aksu-Jabagly Nature Reserve, is an ideal place for ecotourism. This region is considered as the birthplace of tulips. Tulips of various shapes and colors, many of which are listed as endangered in the Red Book of Kazakhstan, grow here in the wild.
  • Koksai Gorge. Located in the Reserve, the gorge and the canyon of the same name are highly popular among travelers.

Historical sites:

  • Akyrtas Palace - a historical monument of the VIII-IX centuries.
  • Many mausoleums, each having its own beautiful, sometimes even sad story that has come down from the depths of the centuries: Mausoleums of Aisha Bibi and Babaji Khatun; Karakhan, Dautbek and Shokai Datka Mausoleums.
  • Tekturmas Mausoleum.
  • Kali Yunus Bathhouse in Taraz, built in the XIX century.

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Karakhan Mausoleum

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