Altay mountain pass.
Drive from Markakol lake to the Bukhtarma river valley.
Travel from Katon-Karagai to the village of Urunhayka.
Altai mountain pass opens at the end of May and closes in October, this is because winter comes and the area is covered with snow. Winter in Kazakhstan Altai is rather cold and even harsh in places. Therefore, travel to this region should be made only in the summer.
Altai pass - how to get there.
The pass is located between the Kurchum and Southern Altai ridge, on the territory of the Katon-Karagai nature reserve, the territory of the Kazakhstan Altai, the Altai mountains.
Altay pass - information for tourists.
The height of the pass is 1792 meters above sea level. Such rivers as Sorvenok and Karakaba flow here. An old Austrian road passes through the Altayskiy pass, travel here is possible only in 4x4 jeeps. Such a trip is necessary in advance, our company is able to organize such a trip.