Excursion from the city of Almaty to the Amanzhol gorge.
Horse riding to the Amanzhol pass.
Amanzhol in translation from the Kazakh language means - Safe road. We will get to the Amanzhol gorge by car, then we will move on horseback and on foot. The gorge is located at altitudes from 1000 to 4777 meters above sea level. This route passes through the famous Turgen gorge and the Assy plateau and in 9 days will lead us to the Kolsai National Park.
Amanzhol mountain gorge - how to get there - Amanzhol pass.
Amanzhol gorge, Amanzhol pass GPS Coordinates: 43 ° 7'56 "N 77 ° 48'42" E. The Amanzhol mountain gorge and the Amanzhol mountain pass of the same name is located in the mountains of the Trans-Ili Alatau, Northern Tien Shan, the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Almaty region, the Kolsai National Nature Reserve. Kolsay Kulderi is the Pearl of Kazakhstan.
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer: Almaty city - Issyk village - Turgen gorge-village - Batan forestry - Assy plateau - Assy observatory - Amanzhol mountain gorge (110 km, 3 hours on the way, mountain road, 4x4 car). On the way, at 53 km, we will stop at the Issyk kurgans where in 1969-1970 the Golden Man was found - then we move to the Assy plateau, height 2510 meters (8 km) - the Amanzhol gorge tract (3 km). Preparing for horseback riding, overnight in tents.
Horse riding to Amanzhol pass - 10 kilometers. Breakfast at the camp, tea, coffee, scrambled eggs, fried sausage, boiled meat, fruits, bread. Horseback riding to the Amanzhol pass. Lunch on the way. Dinner overnight in tents under the pass.
Breakfast at the camp. Ascent to the Amanzhol pass, then we move to the Chilik river and further to the Karagiye river. (the route is 14 kilometers long) Lunch on the way. Dinner overnight in tents near the Karagiye river.
Breakfast at the camp. We move along the Chilik river to the Karasai river. (14 kilometers) Lunch on the way. (the length of the route is 14 kilometers). Dinner overnight in tents near the Karasai river.
Breakfast at the camp. Horse trekking: mountain plateau Manzhilki (height 2780 m) - Karakshi river (height 2300 m) - Uryukty plateau (height 2720 m) - Bolshaya Uryukty river (height 2279 m) (the length of the route is 16 km).
Breakfast in the camp: Crossing the Bolshaya Uryukty river - the Malaya Uryukty river - the Sarykerege mountain tract (height 1788 meters) - the Kutyrgan river (15 kilometers). Lunch on the way. Overnight in tents near the Kutyrgan river.