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Borovoe (Burabay) National Nature Park

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Gorgeous place,tourist friendly. Walking paths along the lake Borovoye-parallel with the auto road... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
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The "Switzerland" of Kazakhstan

This is a nice natural park reserve with pine forests, trekking routes, lakes. Nature at it's... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Oradea, Romania
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous place,tourist friendly. Walking paths along the lake Borovoye-parallel with the auto road and cycling path. Various hiking options on route. The distance from Shchuchinsk to the resort Burabay is about 20 km. Start at Ablai Khan's Clearing and walk towards burabay-about 6 km. It...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank bittermelon2015
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

April might be a bit too early in the season to visit, most of the traditional tourist attractions are closed and it might still be a bit cold for horseback riding. Nevertheless, there are various hiking paths around & along the lake you can walk/hike....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is a nice natural park reserve with pine forests, trekking routes, lakes. Nature at it's finest. If you want to escape the pollution of the city and enjoy a couple of relaxing days, horse riding, fine bio food, this is the place to be....More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Razvan_RGR
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place with mountains, lakes and forests. It's like an oasis! You can climb, walk, cycle, swim... Perfect way to relax and get some fresh air. Just note: service level is still somewhere in Soviet union...

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Maria D
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Great nature, forest, lakes. Everything what was created by nature is excellent and great. Everything what was providing by a local humans is not relevant and over priced.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Pedrito3389
Reviewed 25 March 2016

A must-visit place here in North Kazakhstan. Peaceful ,serene and simply a place for those who want to commune with nature. Accomodations from houses,hotels and lodges may be booked in advance. I have never seen so many pine trees! It is just sad that some...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Jennifer V
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Very beautiful scenary. Definantely a must visit place. A lot of hotels available at any price range.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Zhan_el86
Reviewed 20 August 2015

If you really love untouched countryside, I can only recommend couple days in Borovoe Natural park. We started with visiting Burabay village Museum and Tourist shop, there you can purchase a map of the area (400 KZT), which is good for general orientation in the...More

Date of experience: July 2015
7  Thank visitor v
Reviewed 26 November 2014

Truly, the real gems have to be pursued and hunted. I travelled for more than 20 hours by an old bus going through desolate lands and in the middle of it questioning myself the whole time if it would be worth it but this trip...More

Date of experience: March 2014
4  Thank sugabba
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