Bayan Zhurek petroglyphs in Almaty region, Kazakhstan.
Travel from Almaty to Bayan-Zhurek petroglyphs Bayan-Zhurek.
Bayan Zhurek so called mountains and a very beautiful and picturesque mountain valley. Bayan Zhurek
translated from the Kazakh language means "Mighty Heart". Bayan Zhurek mountains are part of the Dzhungar Alatau, the valley is 23 kilometers long.
Bayan Zhurek-how to get there.
Place Bayan Zhurek is located in Kazakhstan, Almaty region, Aksu district, Kapal village. The main landmark is the village of Kapal, the Bayan Zhurek valley starts right from this village. There is no infrastructure here, so this is a complete autonomous journey with the installation of a base camp and accommodation in comfortable tents.
Bayan Zhurek-petroglyphs (rock carvings).
On the territory of the valley at the end of the 19th century N.N. Pantusov discovered rock carvings (petroglyphs) in large numbers throughout the Bayan Zhurek valley. Petroglyphs are scattered throughout the valley; here you can find images of groups of people, domestic animals, mountain goats, hunting scenes, etc.
Bayan Zhurek-information for tourists.
Bayan Zhurek is a mountain jailau, a large open very beautiful valley, you can travel here in spring and early summer, at this time there is an abundance of flowers and very beautiful. The altitude of Bayan Zhurek is 2100 meters above sea level. The Buen River originates here.