Kazakhstan

The land of wonders

Cultural Site

Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi

The Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi, in the town of Yasi, now Turkestan, was built at the time of Timur (Tamerlane), from 1389 to 1405. In this partly..

Cultural Site

Petroglyphs within the Archaeological Landscape of Tamgaly

Set around the lush Tamgaly Gorge, amidst the vast, arid Chu-Ili mountains, is a remarkable concentration of some 5,000 petroglyphs (rock carvings) da..

Natural Site

Saryarka - Steppe and Lakes of Northern Kazakhstan

Saryarka - Steppe and Lakes of Northern Kazakhstan comprises two protected areas: Naurzum State Nature Reserve and Korgalzhyn State Nature Reserve tot..

Cultural Site

Silk Roads: the Routes Network of Changan-Tianshan Corridor

This property is a 5,000 km section of the extensive Silk Roads network, stretching from Chang’anLuoyang, the central capital of China in t..

Natural Site

Western Tien-Shan

The transnational property is located in the Tien-Shan mountain system, one of the largest mountain ranges in the world. Western Tien-Shan ranges in a..