Kaindy river and Kaindy gorge, Kolsai nature reserve, Kazakhstan.
Travel to the Kaindy gorge.
Hike along the Kaindy river.
The Kaindy gorge is famous for its mountain lake Kaindy. The Kaindy gorge and river originates at an altitude of 3200 meters above sea level in the Kungei Alatu mountains. The highest point of the Kaindy gorge is an unnamed mountain 3786 meters above sea level. A spruce forest grows in the gorge.
Kaindy mountain gorge - how to get there.
The gorge is located in the Kolsai National Park in the Almaty region. The main landmark here is the village of Saty. The distance from Almaty to Kaindy is 292 kilometers (5 hours on the way).
Mountain gorge, lake and river Kaindy - information for tourists.
Lake Kaindy was formed as a result of a powerful earthquake that caused a collapse, as a result of which a hole was formed, which was filled with water. The gorge is also famous for its birch grove, which was planted here not so long ago. The gorge is very picturesque and beautiful, people come here to see the Kolsai National Park and its attractions such as the Kolsai lakes, Kaindy lakes, Birch grove in the Kaindy gorge.