Enjoy an exciting day-trip in Charyn Canyon Valley of Castles!
Charyn Canyon is a unique natural monument, stretching for 154km along the banks of Charyn river in south from Almaty. It consist out of sedimentary rocks which are about 12 mln years old. The h of canyon walls can be up to 300 meters. The most interesting tourist place is Valley of Castles, curvy 2-km path through the bottom of canyon will lead you along picturesque mountains, red cliffs and rocks.
Distance – 250 km
Duration – 9 to 11 hours
08-00 departure from your hotel in Almaty
09:30 stop at the road market
11-30 arrival to Charyn canyon
15-00 departure from Charyn canyon
16-00 arrival to Bartogai lake
17-30 departure Bartogai lake
20-00 arrival to Almaty