Journey to the Assy plateau through the Turgen gorge -
Sights of the Turgen Gorge -
The Turgen Gorge is the most beautiful mountain gorge, the Turgen River flows through the gorge, which originates in the mountains of the Trans-Ili Alatau. The gorge is picturesque, it is especially beautiful here and it is warm here in the summer, here you can ride horses, go hiking in the mountains and rafting (rafting) along the Turgen River. In the gorge there is a Medvezhiy waterfall, as well as in the upper reaches of the gorge there is the famous Assy alpine plateau. On the banks of the Trugen River there are many special places for recreation, gazebos, benches, places for making a fire, etc.
How to get there, visit -
The Turgen Gorge is located in the Almaty region, 75 kilometers from the city of Almaty, travel time is 1 hour 30 minutes. Turgen hfcgjkj;ty 12 km east of the city of Esik.
GPS coordinates: N 43°23' 38" E 77° 35' 45"
The Turgen Gorge is famous for the fact that the Golden Man (Altyn Adam) was discovered here in an ancient burial place, and a monument to the Golden Man was erected here. A trout farm is located in the gorge, where you can relax, fish for trout in special places designated for this, and cook the fish you caught in a special local restaurant. In the gorge you can go to the Medvezhiy waterfall, as well as in the upper reaches of the gorge you can drive to the Assy plateau and the high-altitude astronomical observatory Assy-Turgen. To do this, you will need to rent a 4x4 jeep car in our company, we also provide professional guide services and meals.
Turgen gorge in Almaty region, mountains of Zailiysky Alatau