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  2. Taraz - Wikipedia

    Taraz (Kazakh: Тараз, تاراز, romanized: Taraz (listen ⓘ); known to Europeans as Talas) is a city and the administrative center of Jambyl Region in Kazakhstan, located on the Talas (Taraz) River in the south of the country near the border with Kyrgyzstan.

  3. Taraz | Ancient City, Silk Road, Crossroads | Britannica

    Taraz, city, southern Kazakhstan. It lies at the junction of the Talas River and the Turk-Sib Railway. Taraz is one of the oldest towns of Kazakhstan. It stands on the site of the ancient city of Taraz, which flourished as a stop along the Silk Road until it was destroyed by Mongol armies in the 13th century.

  4. Taraz overview. Taraz (formerly Talas, Zhambyl, Dzambul and Aulie-Ata) is a city and capital of Zhambyl oblast (southern Kazakhstan). Taraz city is located at the junction of Talas River and Turkestan-Siberian Railway. Taraz city is one of the oldest cities of Kazakhstan.

  5. 8 Best Places to visit in Taraz, Kazakhstan ( With Photos)

    Taraz is one of the oldest cities in Kazakhstan that has hidden the ancient heritage of the Kazakhs. It is a city and the administrative centre of the Jambyl Region in Kazakhstan, located on the Talas (Taraz) River in the south of the country near the border with Kyrgyzstan.

  6. Taraz Through Time: A Visual Chronicle of Ages Past and ...

    The map is designed by The Astana Times. In ancient times, Taraz flourished as a major city with a radial-circular layout, situated along a river. Its golden age occurred during the Middle Ages when it served as the capital of the Karakhanids in the 10th to 12th centuries, leaving a lasting impression on travelers along the Great Silk Road.

  7. Taraz -

    Taraz is the capital of Kazakhstan’s Zhambyl Region, located along the Talas river, west from Almaty region. West from Taraz lie the Karatau mountains and to the south are the spurs of the Western Tien Shan along with border to Kyrgyzstan and behind it a city with very similar name to Taraz, called Talas .

  8. THE 15 BEST Things to Do in Taraz - 2023 (with Photos ...

    Things to Do in Taraz, Kazakhstan: See Tripadvisor's 394 traveler reviews and photos of Taraz tourist attractions. Find what to do today, this weekend, or in December. We have reviews of the best places to see in Taraz. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions.

  9. Taraz Travel Guide - Tours, Attractions and Things To Do

    Taraz is the third (after Nur-Sultan and Atyrau) Kazakh city with a regular free Wi-Fi Internet access zone operational on Dostyk central square and in the region of Zhambyl Humanitarian-Technical University.

  10. Taraz – Travel guide at Wikivoyage

    Drink Sleep Cope Go next Taraz (or Taras) is in the Kazakh Desert . Understand [ edit] Nowadays a near-border city between Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, Taraz was once right in the heart of the Silk Road. Taraz first entered the history books over 2000 years ago when Han and Xiongnu forces warred here.

  11. City of Taraz | World Heritage Journeys of Europe

    In 2001 Taraz celebrated its 2,000th birthday, which makes it one of the oldest cities in Kazakhstan. It is a major city of the Jambyl region, which was previously based on ancient settlements and a fortress. Taraz was also one of the most famous and prosperous cities on the Silk Road.