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Katyntam Mausoleum (Kyztam)

Clay mausoleums of the Kyzylorda region -

Pilgrimage tourism in Kazakhstan and Central Asia -

Katyntam is a mausoleum of the XIX century, an architectural monument, a sacred sacred place, a place of pilgrimage in the Kyzylorda region. The mausoleum is a clay structure that requires restoration, the building is built of clay bricks of different sizes, the mausoleum is surrounded by the most beautiful steppe of Kazakhstan. The mausoleum building has an arched entrance, there is a dome on the building, but the central part of this dome has been destroyed.

How to get there, visit -

Katyntam Mausoleum (Kyztam) is located 9 kilometers from the village of Akkyr, 21 kilometers from the village of Zhanatalap, Zhalagash district, Kyzylorda region, Republic of Kazakhstan.

Information -

The mausoleum of Kyztam (Katyntam) has a square foundation, towers are located at the corners of the mausoleum, but now they are completely destroyed. The mausoleum is decorated inside and out with straw plaster mixed with straw for greater durability. There is no decorated part of the mausoleum, perhaps it was when the mausoleum had its original appearance. Now the mausoleum is slowly being destroyed, the building needs to be restored and restored to its former appearance. Mausoleums and sacred sites in the Kyzylorda region are being slowly restored, they are given their former appearance and perpetuate the greatness of our ancestors.

Katyntam Mausoleum in Kyzylorda region


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