Visit Butakov Bay on the Aral Sea, Kazakhstan.
Excursion to Butakov Bay at the Aral Sea.
Butakov Bay is located in the extreme north of the North Aral Sea, between the Shubartau and Koktyrnak peninsulas. Before the sea retreated, the bay stretched from west to east for about 40 km and was 20 km wide.
Bay Butakov-how to get there.
Akespe village is located 3 km on the western coast, Tastubek village is in the southeast. Aral Sea, Kyzylorda region, Republic of Kazakhstan.
Butakov bay-information for tourists.
According to data from 2004, the length of the bay and the Butakov bay is 20 km, the width of the outlet to the sea is 3 km. The crust consists of Cretaceous, Paleogene, Neogene and Quaternary sediments. A.I.Butakov was the first explorer of the Aral Sea. It is named after Butakov.