Airtau mountains (hills), Karaganda region, Kazakhstan.
Hiking in the Airtau mountains in the natural park Kokshetau.
Journey to the natural park Kokshetau.
The Airtau mountains are very beautiful and picturesque, they are one of the most popular attractions in Kazakhstan. The mountains are part of the Kokshetau National Park and the entire territory of the park is under the protection of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The Airtau mountains are not high, the maximum heights here do not exceed 500 meters above sea level. In the Airtau mountains there are such mountain peaks as Mount Broken and Mount Elder Brother. The most beautiful coniferous and pine forest grows on the slopes of the mountains.
Airtau mountains - how to get there.
The Airtau mountains are located in the Karaganda and North Kazakhstan regions. The mountains are part of the Kokshetau natural park and reserve, located in the Airtau region. It is easy to get here from the city of Kokshetau. It is necessary to move around the area by 4x4 car.
Airtau mountains - information for tourists.
In the Airtau mountains there are lakes such as Imantau and Chelkar. The region is very picturesque, we recommend traveling here in early summer or spring. The nature of the region during this period is at its very dawn. The most beautiful pine forest grows in the mountains, the length of the mountains is 25 kilometers, the width is 22 kilometers, the highest mountain here is Mount Aksuran with a height of 555 meters above sea level. In the central part of the mountain range there is a beautiful lake Lobanovskoye and Lake Baysary. Traveling through the Kokshetau park and the Airtau mountains, we will see all the local sights and visit them.
Airtau mountains in Kokshetau park.