Turkic sanctuary of Merke

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Turkic sanctuary of Merke is part of the Tentative list of Kazakhstan in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

The Turkic sanctuary of Merke lies 3,000m above sea level. It was a burial and ritual complex in the Turkic nomadic culture. It is known for its steles.

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Full Name
Turkic sanctuary of Merke
Country
Kazakhstan
Added
1998
Type
Mixed
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1998 Added to Tentative List

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