The word Burana is of Turkic origin, which means "Minaret". This is another cultural heritage, that will make you to travel in Kyrgyzstan During your tours in Kyrgyzstan you will have the opportunity to visit this place and it is located 60 km east of Bishkek. This is another amazing place that you have to include in your tour in Kyrgyzstan. The Burana Minaret was built on the territory of the ancient city of Balasagyn which later disappeared. This architecture is unique and today it remains a mystery. Our guests from abroad are very fond of visiting this center during their tours in Kyrgyzstan. Many tourists deliberately travel in Kyrgyzstan to see this minaret. The Burana was built in the 11th century and its height reaches 45 meters, which is the highest minaret in Central Asia. When Genghis Khan attacked the city of Balasagyn in the 13th century, the Burana was badly damaged. No one has ever tried to restore this Minaret, and it began to fade out as early as the 15th and 16th centuries. But still some parts of the minaret are watched by travelers up to the 19th and 20th century. After some time, archaeologists still unearthed the parts of the storm and placed them in a museum. In 1991, Burana Minaret got endlessly popular. It is worth to take tour in Kyrgyzstan. It is recommended rent a car and making your way easy.
That is why our company can organize for you tours in Kyrgyzstan just to visit this cultural center. If you decide to travel in Kyrgyzstan, you can see the Minaret of Buran at any time of the year, regardless of the weather. We are glad to provide cars for rent and make your travels fun. You can find information about car rent on our website.