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Ulken-Kalkan mountains in the Altyn-Emel nature reserve.

One day tour to Altyn-Emel park.

Photo tour to the Singing Dune and the Ili river in the Ulken-Kalkan mountains.

The Ulken-Kalkan mountains are the older brother of the Kysty-Kalkan mountains, which are located nearby.
The highest point 1200 meters above sea level has no official name, it is located in the northern part of the mountains. Also nearby are the Kattu-Tau mountains.

Ulken-Kalkan - how to get there.

The mountains are located east of the Kapchagai reservoir in the Altyn-Emel nature reserve on the right bank of the Ili River. From the city of Almaty to the Ulken-Kalkan mountains, the distance is 175 kilometers, Kerbulak district, Almaty region.

GPS coordinates Ulken-Kalkan - 43 ° 53'0 "N 78 ° 30'53" E

Ulken-Kalkan - information for the tourist.

To see these mountains, we need one day, to get to the place we need 3 hours, then a tour of the Altyn-Emel nature reserve where the Ulken-Kalkan mountains are located. The main attraction of the area is the Singing Dune and the Ili River, which we will definitely see and visit.

Ulken-Kalkan mountains.


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