Grand Almaty around-the-world

Summer only! Difficulty-hard. Only for experienced trekkers.
3 days, 2 nights of unforgettable beauty.

The most popular multi-day trekking near Almaty takes you from the Small gorge to the Big one along the gorge of Left Talgar, from Medeo area right to the Big Almaty lake. On our way we gonna pass several climate zones such as alpine meadows, pine forests, glaciers and the beast of 4000m Tourists’ pass.

Fee: $1000 (group of 1-2 people) + $150 for each plus one. Includes cable to Talgar Pass. Be ready to carry a proportionate part of a load (porter services are available).

IMPORTANT!!! The area is interstate borderline so bring your valid IDs (subject to examination by border patrols).

What’s included

Season: July – Sept (depends on weather).

4-days easier (moderate, same path, same price) option is also available.

Profile of the route

Distance: 37 km
Elevation gain/loss: 1912/2600
Difficulty: medium