Being close to the city, it is a good destination for a day trip from the city or for a weekend getaway. For those who want to explore deeper into the mountains, there are many possibilities for longer trips also.
Turgen valley offers a variety of activities: Day hikes, overnight hikes, multi-day treks, horse riding, mountain biking, white water rafting.
|Drive to Tauturgen, a village in Turgen Valley.
1.5 hours of driving.
Meet some of the villagers and maybe have Kazakh tea with them.
Meet our horses, and receive instruction for those who are novices.
Ride from the village into the mountains.
Return to the village.
4 hours riding.
Return to Almaty.