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Kazakhstan travel 2

Kazakhstan travel 2, Kazakhstan tours. 

Kazakhstan travel 2
Destination:
Kazakhstan
Duration: 7 days

Day 1: Almaty   
Guide will meet and accompany you to the central part of Almaty. Upon arrival in the course of the tour you will have guided city tour to learn more about history and development of this area. The tour will start by visiting the famous Green Bazaar which will show you the real life of local people. While exploring this interesting sight you will be able to witness practically everything. After that you will visit one of the oldest parks of Almaty Panfilov Park as well wooden complex - Zenkov Cathedral. Later on you will see the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame which is made for the fighters who died for freedom and independence of the country. Next destination of the tour is Medeo Gorge where can be find the highest mountain skating rink in the world and the natural dam. Kok-Tobe hill is the destination which can show you the tallest TV tower in the world. Here you will have an opportunity to observe breathtaking views as well as visiting souvenir shops. Going back to the city. Night is in the hotel. 

Day 2: Almaty - Altyn Emel
In the morning you will travel to Zhetisu. The road to which is 120 km. On the way you will see man made water reservoir that is known as Kapshagai as well as biggest in this area. On the bank you will have an opportunity to see casinos "Kazakh Las-Vegas". Later on you will reach the one of the most popular attraction of Kazakhstan -Tamgaly Tas which can be found in Ili River.  This sight is prominent due to the images of Buddha's and texts in Tibetan, Kalmyk and other languages carved on the old rocks. The mystery of this inscription is unknown for over 150 years. On the other side of the river you can enjoy the set made in the style of medieval Kazakhstan that was made due to "The Nomad" film. After that you will be transferred to Basshi village where Altyn Emel National Park is situated. Here you will be able to enjoy their famous among world Singing Dune. The size of this attraction will impress you because the height is about 150 meters and a length of about 3 km. This attraction can be found in one of the corners of the Altyn-Emel National Parktat is situated near the Ili river, between the mountains of Big and Small Kalkan. Here you will be able to listen the song of red sand which starts to "sing" in windy weather. The sound of this melody resembles the organ music. Here you will be able to enjoy the mesmerizing view of this place. On the way you will see a beautiful panorama views and capture unforgettable moments. In the south you can see the Ili River as well as Sogety and Boguty and the white peaks of the Ketmen ridge. On the  west the is the  Big  Kalkan,  and  the  Small  Kalkan  from  the  east are situated.  After hiking up to the 150-meter dune, you will return to Basshi village. Overnight is in guest houses.

Day 3: Altyn Emel - Charyn Canyon - Kolsai Lakes
In course of the tour you will travel to Charyn Canyon. The road to this sight takes about 2 hours. During the drive you will be able to witness great views of the nature. Upon arrival you have to go to the bottom of the canyon while doing it the Castles Valley will impress you. This sight is known as the natural park that appeared in Paleogene with the help of wind and water.  Charyn Canyon will also remind you the Grand Canyon of Colorado River in North America. But the height of this sight is about 150-300 meters. Here you will be able to take a lot of vibrant photos among fancy of the canyon. The length of the valley is more than 2 km; width is about 20-80 meters. Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy the uniqueness of the nature. Afterwards is Transfer to Saty village and overnight.

Day 4: Kaindy Lake
Today you will chance your car to another one to make your tour comfortable. In course of the tour you will have to drive 12 km to Kaindy Lake. This lake is also known as Birch Lake that can be found in fabulous pine forest at an altitude of 2000 meters above sea level. The reason for formation of this lake is a powerful earthquake that happened in 1911. Due to the cold water you can witness the crystal clear water. To immerse of the beauty of this lake you need to see it by your own eyes. After  walking  around  the  lake  you  will  return  to  Saty  settlement. Overnight is in the guest house.

Day 5: Kaindy Lake - Issyk Lake - Almaty
Today your destination is the Issyk Lake that is situated in Issyk Gorge lays at Trans-Ili Alatau of the Kuldja tract. Many years ago this place saw endless trade caravans. During the tour you will learn more information about burial mounds of Saka period, where the famous "Golden Man". That later became the state symbol of the Republic of Kazakhstan. On the way you will have a stop to have an excursion in the State Historical and Cultural Museum-Reserve "ISSYK". Here you will be able to observe expositions of the Saka period as well as a copy of Golden Man and golden items, ancient ceramics, weapon, elements of horse equipment and the model of Saka burial mound. Later on you will find yourself on the altitude of 1756 meters above sea level where you can explore alpine lake Issyk. This lake appeared due to the huge landslide 10 000 years ago as well as made a dam the height of which is about 300 meters. The lake will captivate you by its fabulousness. Tour to which will show the incredible side of this attraction. On the way you will be told about details of the natural disaster happened in 1963. Overnight is in hotel.

Day 6: Almaty - BAO - Sunkar - Almaty
In course of the travel you will have a tour in the Big Almaty gorge. This attraction is situated on the elevation of 2,510 m above sea level in Trans-Ili Alatau. Upon arrival the pristine view of the lake as well as the high mountains will mesmerize you. Nowadays you can explore the Big Almaty Lake due to melting of an old glacier. Due to it the lake is always cold even in July the temperature of the water doesn't exceed 10 degrees. This water is potable and this is the reason for strictly controlled accesses for tourists. During the tour you will fully enjoy the picturesque view of unspoiled nature. The Big Almaty Lake can be found among mighty mountain peaks covered with Tian-Shan fir-tree, aspen and juniper. On the way you will visit the Falcon Farm and see trained hawks. Night is transfer to hotel.

Day 7: Flight
Transfer to airport.

 

Price per person:
02 pax - 1 470 $
04 pax - 920 $
06 pax - 710 $
08 pax - 590 $
10 pax - 520 $
Single - 140 $

Early check-in - 30 $
Single early check-in - 45 $ 

Half board - 110 $
Full board - 185 $ 

English speaking guide - 650 $ per group

 

Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Almaty - "Kazakhstan" Hotel 3*
Altyn Emel - "Aigaikum" Guesthouse
Saty village - Home stays
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour            

Service does not include:
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- English speaking guide