Tour to Charyn Canyon
The Charyn Canyon / The Valley of Castles area is situated in southeast Kazakhstan about 200 km east of Almaty on the north edge of Torajgir Mountains. Charyn River is running in a deep canyon with bizarre rock monuments in shapes of castles and towers on top of steep rocky walls. During excursion you will see the unique sculptures made of weathering and wind erosions which will amaze you with its magic forms.
The trip takes 3,5-4 hours one way. Walking part is 9 km. The total time of the trip is 11-12 hours.
The best seasons - Spring, Autumn.
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1 Day program
8:00 Leaving Almaty
10:30 Stop at the road market on the way
12:00 Arrival to Charyn Natural Park
12:00-15:00 Hike to the valley and the river, picnic by the river
15:00 Leaving Charyn Natural park
19:00 Arriving to hotel
The timing can change due to unplanned delays and stops. But that's OK. Your satisfaction is my goal!