160 kilometers from Almaty there is the Tamgaly gorge. Thousands of unknown rock paintings were discovered there. This gorge is the real gallery of ancient art. The walls of gorge are covered with images of animals and scenes of life of the ancient time, carved with metal teeth.
Petroglyphs of archaeological Landscape of Tamgaly is one of the old and most striking sights of Rock Art of Semirechiye, is a World Heritage Site of the UNESCO since 2004.