Chundzha -hot springs (Almaty region)
Water in hot springs is mineral, has medicinal properties. The composition of water, heated up by active volcanic processes to a temperature of 37-50 ° C, includes radon, which in small doses gives a serious health effect.
Chemical elements found in the springs of springs help in the treatment of many diseases, including skin diseases, ulcers, arthrosis, osteochondrosis, salt deposits, fractures; gastritis, cholecystitis, pancreatitis; pyelonephritis, glomerulonephritis, stones; heart attack, hypotension; diseases of the reproductive system; insomnia, chronic fatigue, depression.
In addition, radon baths contribute to the normalization of metabolism, improve the work of the adrenal and heart, increase immunity, normalize the level of cholesterol, insulin and sugar in the blood.
Before you start treatment with radon, you need to consult a doctor. Radon baths are contraindicated for people with radiation sickness at any stage, as well as for those whose work is related to staying in the radioactivity zone.
It is important to remember that to sink into pools with mineral waters should not be lower than the level of the heart, and suffering heart failure - up to the navel line.
The duration of one session at a temperature regime of 35-37 ° C is usually 10 to 15 minutes. Since the action of radon decay products continues after the procedure, you do not need to take a shower after the bath and rub yourself heavily with a towel. It takes rest for 30-60 minutes. Absolutely contraindicated alcohol and nicotine.
Charyn Canyon -Eco-park (Almaty region)
Canyon Charyn is located on the territory of the Charyn National Park, created with the purpose of preserving natural and geological objects. The National Park was established on February 23, 2004. On the territory of the park there is a large number of rare and endangered species of animals listed in the Red Book.The most famous attraction of the park is Canyon Charyn. It is a picturesque natural place, which strikes with its unearthly landscapes. The depth of the canyon is 200 m. The height of the sheer mountains of the canyon reaches 150-300 m. The canyon itself is a natural monument, built of sedimentary rocks, the age of which reaches 12 million years. The landscapes here are truly amazing. At sunset, when the sun goes beyond the horizon, the canyon Charyn is painted in scarlet, pink and orange colors. Around the silence and only from below you can hear how the violent streams of the Charyn river beat against the steep cliffs. This spectacle will not leave anyone indifferent.
One of the sights of the canyon is the so-called Valley of Castles - these rock formations resemble the shape of towers, which were as if created by unknown giants. The valley of the castles is more than 2 km long, and the width in different places reaches from 20 to 80 m.
For tourists in the national park all conditions for a pleasant stay are created. Employees of the park will show the most beautiful places, as well as will tell in detail the history of the canyon.
from 1 to 4 persons - 360$ per car
Car type: Jeep 4WD.
from 5 persons and more - 360$ per car
Car type: Comfortable minibus.
An English-speaking 110$ / day / group (in case you need it).
accommodation and meal 55$ per person for 2 days
ecological charges 8$ per person for 2 days