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Mountain Pass Katu-Yaryk

| Chulyshman River Valley, Ulagan, Russia
+7 913 901-39-89
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A hidden gem

Getting here is quite a challenge. But what you will see will leave the deepest impression for a... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2016
medication
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Spectacular View + Thrilling Road in the Center of Asia

Once you reach the pass, you have travelled many hundreds of km's and you are far away from the... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2016
amountainlion
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Aug 16, 2016
“A hidden gem”
Jul 26, 2016
“Spectacular View + Thrilling Road in the Center of Asia”
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| Chulyshman River Valley, Ulagan, Russia
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Reviewed August 16, 2016

Getting here is quite a challenge. But what you will see will leave the deepest impression for a lifetime. Remains mostly untouched by civilisation as it's quite remote and feared by many. Preserve Altay, don't travel here. :)

Thank medication
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Reviewed July 26, 2016

Once you reach the pass, you have travelled many hundreds of km's and you are far away from the nearest urban settlement. It is exactly what it feels like, a very isolated place, beautiful and spectacular. As we were told by locals, here the climate...More

Thank amountainlion
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Reviewed July 25, 2015

Katu Yaryk was the highlight of our Altai trip in many terms: first, it had a historic meaning for us. This is the place that Ergenekon saga (the saga about how Turks started their 3 centuries long migration to Anatolia) talks about. The epic story...More

5  Thank TubaKoseogluOkcu
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