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Valley Kurtogay on Charyn.

Travel across Almaty.

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page” 

Augustine of Hippo.

Tourist travel Almaty and Astana.

The valley Kurtogay on the river Charyn is in near the bridge through the river Charyn. If you move from Almaty in the direction on the settlement of Kegen, you need to pass 3 kilometers 635 meters from turn on the settlement of Zhalanash and Saty towards the settlement of Kegen.
Without reaching about 700 meters on the bridge through the river Charyn, literally before the right curve of the road and descent, it is necessary to turn with the highway to the left on the dirt road. This dirt road, approximately, through 500 meters will bring you on the panoramic platform.
This panoramic platform, on the right river bank Charyn, dominates over a canyon with which open a panorama. Below a blue tape the river Charyn curls, the opposite coast and a slope is cut up by deep ravines which in the set represent a unique landscape.
Here the big platform on edge of which it is possible to take a walk and make interesting pictures of the surrounding nature. After the panoramic photo it is possible to go down on one of roads in to the river and among thickets of a red barberry and in a shadow of a Asiatic poplar (Populus diversifolia)  to have a rest and dinner.
Persons interested can bathe in pure waters of the river Charyn.  

Valley Kurtogay on river Charyn.Valley Kurtogay on river Charyn.Valley Kurtogay on river Charyn.Valley Kurtogay on river Charyn.Valley Kurtogay on river Charyn.Valley Kurtogay on river Charyn.Valley Kurtogay on river Charyn.

Authority and photos
Alexander Petrov.