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Book flights to Baikonur

Baikonur isn't a major city itself, but it's a closed city that serves the famous Baikonur Cosmodrome. The Cosmodrome, the world's first and largest operational space launch facility, is located in the south-central region of Kazakhstan. This area experiences a continental climate with hot, dry summers and cold winters. While visiting the city itself is restricted, the launch complex offers tours that allow visitors to witness the launch pads and historic spaceflight buildings.

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Airports near Baikonur

Reach Baikonur your way. You can easily travel to Baikonur using any of these 4 airports.

Astana International Airport

Located approximately 335 kilometres (208 miles) northeast of Baikonur, Astana International Airport is the closest major international airport. It offers a range of domestic and international flights.

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Almaty International Airport

Situated around 1,200 kilometres (745 miles) southeast of Baikonur, Almaty International Airport is another major international airport in Kazakhstan. It serves as a hub for both domestic and international flights.

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Samara Kurumoch International Airport

Located approximately 1,000 kilometres (621 miles) northwest of Baikonur, Samara Kurumoch International Airport is a regional airport that offers domestic and international flights. It could be a connecting point for travellers heading to Baikonur.

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Orenburg Tsentralny Airport

Situated around 1,100 kilometres (684 miles) northwest of Baikonur, Orenburg Tsentralny Airport is another regional airport that could serve as a connecting point for travellers. It offers domestic and limited international flights.

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Things to do in Baikonur

Baikonur has an abundance of attractions to see - to make things easier, here's our top 3:

Baikonur Cosmodrome

As the world's first and largest operational space launch facility, the Baikonur Cosmodrome is a must-visit attraction for space enthusiasts. Here, you can witness the awe-inspiring spectacle of a rocket launch, explore the history of space exploration in the onsite museum, and even see the living quarters of Yuri Gagarin, the first human to journey into outer space.

Baikonur City Museum

This museum offers a fascinating insight into the history of Baikonur and the Cosmodrome. With a wide range of exhibits, including space suits, models of spacecraft, and personal items of astronauts, the museum tells the story of mankind's journey to the stars. It's a captivating experience that will leave you with a deeper understanding of the space exploration's past, present, and future.

Statue of Yuri Gagarin

This impressive monument pays tribute to Yuri Gagarin, the first man in space. Standing tall in the city centre, the statue is a symbol of Baikonur's significant contribution to space exploration. It's a poignant reminder of human achievement and a must-see for anyone visiting the city.