Kazakhstan

Austrian Road

Austrian Road is a brutal drive in the Altai Mountains of Kazakhstan

The Austrian Road, so-called because it was built by Austro-Hungarian WW1-prisoners in 1915, is a marvel of engineering located in the Altai Mountains of East Kazakhstan. Its remoteness and lack of other traffic means you should be able to take care of yourself.

M32 (Aral-Highway)

M32 is a glorious drive through Kazakhstan

M32 is one of the main highways of Kazakhstan. The road is 2.046km (1271 miles) long and runs from the Russian border towards the border with Kyrgyzstan. It’s a good road for those who wish to undertake such a journey to the heart of the country.

Ozerny Pass

Ozerny Pass: this road is not for timid drivers

Pereval Ozernyy is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 3.514m (11,528ft) above the sea level, located on the border of Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan. It’s said to be one of the most treacherous drives in the area.

Western Europe-Western China (WE-WC) Highway

Western Europe-Western China Highway is the New Silk Road

The Western Europe-Western China (WE-WC) Highway is a transcontinental expressway linking China's Yellow Sea coast with Western Europe.

A17 Road

Traveling the A17 Road from Jezkazgan to Kyzylorda

Located in central Kazakhstan, the road from Jezkazgan to Kyzylorda is a challenging drive.