One of the famous lakes in Almaty Big Almaty Lake located 15 kilometers south from the city center is best place to visit and make good memories about Almaty.Here is the discription of the lake:
Lakeside abrupt and steep, shoreline length of 3 km. Lake, the depth of 30-40 m, fed by glacial melt water, which is brought from the south of the river Big Almaty, and is 1.6 km long and 0.75-1 km wide.
The water temperature in summer lake even less than 8 degrees. In winter, covered with a thick crust of ice, drawing some tourists to skate.
The maximum water level in the Big Almaty Lake, one can observe in August and the minimum in February.
At various times, the lake takes on different shades of dull yellow in the summer, and light green in spring to the turquoise-blue autumn and winter ice.
"Astronomical Observatory of the Tien Shan". Above the lake are located (2700 m) and space communication station (3300 m).
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Maximum 3 pax per car