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Balkhash

Trip Planner Asia  /  Kazakhstan  /  Karagandy Province  /  Balkhash
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Nature Sightseeing
Known as a center of metallurgy, the industrial city of Balkhash sits on the northern shore of the lake of the same name. Sightseeing in Balkhash reveals Soviet-era buildings and memorials, while the beach on the lake provides a popular place to hang out during the summer months, fishing or sunbathing. When it comes to international tourism, the city primarily provides a stop-off point for adventurers exploring the wider region. Take a look at our Kazakhstan trip itinerary maker to refine the details of your trip to Balkhash.
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Balkhash offers very little by way of accommodations, with just a couple of hotels for tourists to choose from. Usually domestic travelers and international tourists passing through stay in these standard, Soviet-block hotels.
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