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Shotkara Mausoleum

Photo tour of Ulytau mausoleums -

Organization of travel from Almaty to Ulytau region -

Shotkara is a mausoleum, an architectural monument of the XIX century, a sacred, sacred place, a place of pilgrimage in the Ulytau district. The mausoleum building is built of red brick with a height of 6 meters, a length of 7 meters and a width of 5 meters. The mausoleum is beautiful, next to the mausoleum there are other ancient structures laid out of flat stones of local rock. There is also an ancient settlement of Shotkara, which is located in the same area and is the remains of an ancient city.

How to get there, visit -

The mausoleum of Shotkara is located in Ulytau district, Ulytau region on the right bank of the Kara-Kengir River, 9 kilometers from the village of Korganbai in Kazakhstan. GPS coordinates: 48°05'15"N 67°44'18"E

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The mausoleum of Shotkara and other mausoleums of the Ulytau region are built in a single architectural style of red brick, from which all other mausoleums of the region are built. Inside the mausoleum you can get through a small door, inside there is an altar and an ancient burial. Traveling and making a pilgrimage to the mausoleums of Ulytau is very informative and interesting, firstly, you travel through the land of your ancestors and their sacred places and also observe the beautiful nature of the Ulytau district. The place where the mausoleum of Shotkar was built is incredibly beautiful, here the steppe smoothly turns into hills and low mountains.

Shotkara Mausoleum in Ulytau region


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