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Besikty Destination Guide

Discover Besikty in Kazakhstan

Besikty in the region of Kazakhstan (general) is a town located in Kazakhstan - some 918 mi or ( 1477 km ) West of Astana , the country's capital .

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Local time in Besikty is now 12:11 PM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Oral " with a UTC offset of 5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Astrakhan', Tomarly, Tamarly, Sorochinka, and Sokol. When in this area, you might want to check out Astrakhan' . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Besikty ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Atyrau

Atyrau, known as Guryev until 1991, is a transcontinental city in Kazakhstan, and the capital of Atyrau Province. It is located at the mouth of the Ural River, 2700 kilometers west of Almaty and 350 kilometers east of the Russian city of Astrakhan. Other transliterations include Aterau, Atirau, Atyraw, Atyraou, Atırav, Atıraw. Modern Atyrau is famous for its oil and fish industries.

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Located at 47.12 51.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Populated places established in 1640, Populated places in Atyrau Province, Populated places on the Caspian Sea

Atyrau Airport

ATMA Atyrau Airport is an airport in Atyrau, Kazakhstan.

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Located at 47.12 51.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Airports in Kazakhstan

Munayshy Stadium

Munayshy Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Atyrau, Kazakhstan. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of FC Atyrau.

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Located at 47.09 51.91 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Football venues in Kazakhstan

Saray-Jük

Saray-Jük or Saraychyq (literally, "Little Sarai", to distinguish it from Old Sarai) was a medieval city on the border between Europe and Asia in the 10th-16th centuries. It was located on the Ural River, modern Kazakhstan, Atyrau Province, near Sarayshyq village, 50 km above Atyrau. There was a major trade route from Europe to China across the city.

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Located at 47.50 51.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Golden Horde, History of Kazakhstan, Populated places in Atyrau Province