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Wooden lake

Day tour to Wooden lake from Almaty

The wooden lake is located at an altitude of 520 meters above sea level, the lake is located in the Uygur district, Almaty region, Kazakhstan. From the lake flows the river Karaeren.

Tourist information

Presumably, the lake was formed at the beginning of the last century or in the XIX century. On one side, the lake is surrounded by sands that go from the side of the river OR, which creates an unusual and beautiful contrast. Trees grow in the lake, which is why it is called Derevyannoe. (Wooden lake).

How to get there, visit

The lake is located not so far from the famous Sharyn River, the left bank of the OR river. The distance from the city of Almaty to the lake is approximately 285 kilometers. Turangf groves grow here, salt marshes and swamps are found. It is a known fact that in this area, specifically in the Turanga groves and reeds, the Turan Tiger lived. There are wild boars, foxes, hares, wolves. A lot of ducks, geese, herons, cranes live on the lake.

Wooden lake, Almaty region


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