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Lake Issyk, Almaty
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The Lake Issyk also known as Issyk Lake is a lake in Kazakhstan fed by the Issyk River. It should not be confused with the Issyk-Kul Lake in neighboring Kyrgyzstan.The lake is mostly famous for the way it was created, destroyed, and re-created .
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  • We live in Almaty, and could have gone to Big Lake Almaty for the same "blue lake experience", but I enjoyed Esik so much more! A) you are allowed to go down to the lake and walk along it's shore (unl...  more »
  • the Lake is located in the neighboring city of Almaty-Issyk-kul (Evening). the Lake is approximately 60 km, but its beauty and opportunities to walk around the neighborhood, making great shots and get some fresh air, it far surpasses the BAO. so I advise you not to be lazy and move there
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  • Very beautiful nature, the perfect place for a picnic. You need to go there early in the morning, especially on weekends. In the afternoon the number of holidaymakers and visitors simply rolls over.
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