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Byurgendyu Destination Guide

Discover Byurgendyu in Kyrgyzstan

Byurgendyu in the region of Jalal-Abad is a town located in Kyrgyzstan - some 172 mi or ( 276 km ) South-West of Bishkek , the country's capital .

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Local time in Byurgendyu is now 02:44 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Bishkek " with a UTC offset of 6 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Dushanbe, Tashkent, Nooshkent, Namangan, and Fergana. When in this area, you might want to check out Dushanbe . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Byurgendyu ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Kochkor-Ata is a Kyrgyz town located northwest of the major city Jalal-Abad in Kyrgyzstan. It is located along the major Bishkek-Osh route, approximately 3 miles from the Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan border. The settlement Kochkor-Ata was established in 1952 in regard with discovery and exploitation of Izbaskent oil field. In 2003, it was granted town status. The town itself maintains a high level of contrasting polarity.

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Located at 41.02 72.48 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Populated places established in 1952, Populated places in Jalal-Abad Province

Jalal-Abad Province

Jalal-Abad Province, also known as Jalalabat, is a province of Kyrgyzstan. Its capital is the city of the same name, Jalal-Abad. It is surrounded by (clockwise from the north) Talas Province, Chui Province, Naryn Province, Osh Province and Uzbekistan. The Jalal-Abad Province was established on November 21, 1939. On January 27, 1959 it became a part of Osh Province, but regained its old status as a province on December 14, 1990.

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Located at 41.25 72.25 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Jalal-Abad Province, Provinces of Kyrgyzstan


Mailuusuu is a mining town in Jalal-Abad Province of southern Kyrgyzstan that has been economically depressed since the fall of the Soviet Union. From 1946 to 1968 the Zapadnyi Mining and Chemical Combine in Mailuu-Suu mined and processed more than 10,000 short tons of uranium ore for the Soviet nuclear program. Uranium mining and processing is no longer economical, leaving much of the local population of about 20,000 without meaningful work.

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Located at 41.26 72.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: Mines in Kyrgyzstan, Populated places in Jalal-Abad Province, Radioactively contaminated areas, Uranium mines