Chunja Hot Springs
Chunja Hot Springs are famous for mineral water of unique composition.
Chunja village (also spelled as Chundzha) is located about 250 km (155 mi) away from Almaty. It is a popular tourist destination for those who want to improve health.
The water in the hot springs is mineral and is believed to have healing properties. It is heated by active volcanic processes to a temperature of 37-50° C (95-122° F). The water contans radon, that, if used in small amounts, has a beneficial effect on health.