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Darbaza valley Aksu-Zhabagly.

 Tours over reserves of the Central Asia.

 “The machine does not isolate man from the great problems of nature but plunges him more deeply into them”

Antoine de Saint-Exupery.

Excursion Darbaza valley Aksu-Zhabagly. 

Original, narrow, rocky gate depth more than 100 meters and width only 6 - 8 meters was cut in a high mountain ridge with small river Baldabrek.
This place and is called - Darbaza in reserve Aksu-Zhabagly, on-kazakh means "gate".
In hot summer day in close gorge it is always cool from river freshness in a shadow of the huge rocks decorated by fancifully hanging down plants.

 Reserves USSR. Reserves of Central Asia and Kazakhstan. Moscow "Idea", 1990.

Alexander Petrov.