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Kazalinsk city (Kazaly)

Cities of Kyzylorda regionExcursion to Kazalinsk

Kazalinsk (kaz. Kazals)-the city of the Kazalinsky district of the Kyzylorda region (since 1867), the center of the akimat of the city of Kazala. The city is located on the right bank of the Syr Darya River. Kazalinsk railway station on the Orenburg railway, founded in 1903, is located 12 km north of the city, the regional center-the urban-type settlement of Aiteke - bi (formerly Novokazalinsk).

How to get there

The city of Kazalinsk is located in the Kyzylorda region, Kazalinsky district, the district center is located 12 km south of the village of Aiteke bi, on the right bank of the Syr Darya.
GPS coordinates: 45°46'N 62°06'E

History, information

Before the October Revolution of 1917, Kazaly was the center of the Syrdarya Uyezd, until 1958 - the Kazalinsky administrative district. After 1995, enterprises of the former district association of agricultural machinery, a brick factory, a household needs compensation plant, etc. were privatized. Before the degradation of the Aral Sea and the Syrdarya Delta in the second half of the twentieth century, the main occupation of the city's residents was fishing and fish processing. There was a fish and brick factory, which is currently closed. Most residents of the city are Kazakhs. Dozens of Russian Old Believer families also live. Residents left the city in search of work and went to Baikonur, Kyzylorda, to other cities of Kazakhstan and Russia. The city is landscaped with willows, elms and poplars, there are orchards in the private sector. Near the city on the banks of the Syr Darya there is a garden where residents relax and walk.

The city of Kazalinsk in the Kyzylorda region


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