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To experience this region in all it's variety, be sure to set aside plenty of time to experience the cultural and natural attractions around Aktobe.
Visitors seeking places of quiet contemplation, will love the chance to visit the region's mosques.
A fun way to experience the wild open spaces in Kazakhstan is to join for a horse riding or hiking tour.
Long-time travelers understand that trying popular local dishes is one of the best ways to really get to know an area. Sour milk as well as rice are ingredients commonly used in local dishes. Taste some of the popular menu items such as pelmani (meat dumplings) and basturma (mutton). Top it all off with шек-шек (fried unleavened dough balls), a popular dessert. Shubat (camel milk) is a terrific non-alcoholic drink to ask for anytime.
Those holidaying in Aktobe or in other cities and towns in Kazakhstan on the 16th of December, can partake in the national Independence Day event.
When booking your trip to Aktobe, it's good to remember that the handiest major airport, Aktyubinsk Airport, is located in in Aktobe, 3 miles (5 kilometers) to the southeast.