City on the white hill, the real discovery for those who love slow hiking around beautiful places
Aktobe is the administrative center of Aktobe region, on the west of Kazakhstan. For its history, the city has many times changed its status, color and significance. The city meant as the support point of the Russian Empire for defense of the southern lines, repeatedly experienced inflows of people: military and Cossacks in czarist days, virgin lands conquerors from the USSR in Soviet time, Kazakh people since nomadic times and to our days. Former military support, today, the city is one of the largest and influential financial and industrial centers of Kazakhstan. Aktobe today is the modern city with developed industry, entrepreneur and financial structures.