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Rock Zhumbaktas

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Beautiful view

Must visit location in borovoe. This rock in the water can be reached by by boat when the weather... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Calgary, Canada
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Feeling zen!

Part of the Borovore Natural Reserve this place is a piece of heaven. The views surrounding the... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2017
Oradea, Romania
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Borovoe, Kazakhstan
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must visit location in borovoe. This rock in the water can be reached by by boat when the weather is good and by walking in the winter when the river is frozen.

Thank kasunabey
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

A really beautiful spot but very popular especially on weekends. Go early unless you want to be in a flotilla of pedaloes and orange life jackets. Also sadly a problem with litter. The surrounding hills are worth a climb for the views if you are...More

1  Thank ChamUk
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Overall, it was an interesting trip as my friends and I were missing the nature much. We were based in Astana for 3 months for work, and Astana has not much trees as it is originally a huge steppe. The journey there itself was good,...More

3  Thank Liyadiana
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Part of the Borovore Natural Reserve this place is a piece of heaven. The views surrounding the lakes are beautiful, the air is fresh, water is calm. Perfect place to spend an afternoon walking on the pine forest trails around the lake and rock. Loved...More

Thank Razvan_RGR
Reviewed July 21, 2017

I traveled to this place in the summer, there were many people who came to swim or picnic. The feeling when I was standing on the rock to see all the landscape is so amazing.

Thank NhungH80
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Very nice spot on the Borovoe lake, we took a little boat to climb on it (a bit dangerous!) The most iconic location of the lake

Thank Fabio B
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

The signature landmark of borovoye..Lot of tourists activities around the lake such as pedal boat, rowing, swimming etc.

2  Thank Haidi N
Reviewed June 17, 2017

The Rock Zhumbaktas in Borovoe is part of a legend of a girl who would not marry and killed herself and turned to stone. It’s a neat stone formation, take a boat out to climb on it and enjoy up close on a warm day.

2  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed May 4, 2017

Excellent to see the real nature in all its glory,We had a veru=y good local guide who provided all the facts as to the formations and age of the park and lakes .

1  Thank GlennC1542
Reviewed April 10, 2017

nice place in Kazakistan. the lake was frozen and we walk on the lake until the rock. I don't undestand why writers use this monument!!!!!! well done

1  Thank mattiar79
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