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Tours in Kazakhstan: Tour 2

Tours in Kazakhstan: Tour 2, Kazakhstan tours 

Tours in Kazakhstan: Tour 2
Route: Almaty - Altyn Emel - Kaindy - Saty - Kolsai - Charyn - Almaty

Day 1: Almaty  
It is pleasure to see travelers on a tour. On arrival, you will be met and transferred to the city tour. We will learn more about history and development of the Southern capital of Kazakhstan. First to all we will see the Green Bazaar where we can buy national goods and other interesting things. Visit the oldest Almaty parks as Panfilov Park and see attractive wooden buildings in the world - Zenkov Cathedral. The tour will be continued exploring the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame and then drive to the Medeo Gorge. The next destination is the Kok Tobe hill. There is the tallest TV tower in the world located. In Kok Tobe Park you will enjoy green park and see pleasing panorama view. The tour will finish by a short ride from the top of the hill to the center of the city by the famous Almaty cableway. Rest is in a hotel.

Day 2: Almaty - Altyn Emel
In the morning is transfer to the Tamgaly Tas. It is located on the Ili River. Tamgaly Tas is beautiful monument of ancient time. On a tour you will find images of Buddha's and texts in Tibetan, Kalmyk and other languages there. There are holy rites carved on the old rocks. You will see the set of medieval Kazakhstan. It was built for the filming "The Nomad" film. Afterwards is transfer to the village of Baschi. In the afternoon you will have excursion in Altyn Emel National Park to the Singing Dune. You will be awe-struck by pure sand singing in windy weather. In the south you will find the Ili River and purple mountains of Sogety and Boguty, which are noticeable from the white peaks of the Ketmen ridge. In the north you will find violet-blue ridge of Djungarian Alatau mountains, Chulak mountain, Matai and Altyn Emel. Afterwards is transfer to a hotel. 

Day 3: Altyn Emel - Kaindy - Saty
The tour will start by driving to Kolsai Lakes at 12:00. Then transfer to Kaindy Lake. Kaindy Lake, simply birch lake is located between grand pine forest at an altitude of 2000 meters above sea level. It was originated in 1911 due to the earthquake which overfilled the alley by the natural dam and water flood. Its waters are very cold and transparent. The area is green with trees and meadows. Afterwards is transfer to Saty settlement. Overnight is in a guest house.

Day 4: Saty - Kolsai
In the morning we will travel to the lake Kolsai 1 and Kolsai 2. Kolsai Lakes are also called "Pearls of the Northern Tien-Shan" and has three lakes. The largest lake is noticeable to all. It is one of the most attractive lakes full of mushrooms. Horse fans can order horseback and ride lengthways forests. The highest lake is small and situated on the border of fir-wood and the alpine meadows. You will be enthralled by the exclusive flora and fauna. Vertical drop between the three lakes is about 700 meters. The lowest lake can be seen only by car. In few kilometers along mountain trails you will see the second and the third lake. We are sure you will be astonished by berries, mushrooms and fishing there in warm season. Travelers will admire wild inhabitants as Marals, mountain goats, wolves and even bears. Overnight is in a guesthouse.

Day 5: Kolsai - Charyn
We will drive to Charyn Canyon 09:00 am. Charyn Canyon is a natural complex of exclusive nature. It is famous around the world. In general, the canyon was molded at the time of Paleogene and looks like the Grand Canyon of Colorado River in North America and size. The height of the canyon is up to 150-300 meters. The form of it can vary because of wind. In general, it was created due to wind and water which gave the name as the "Valley of Castles" enclosed by rocks. The length of the valley is more than 2 km, width - 20-80 meters. This ancient heritage produced by the development for the Kazakh history. Night is in a hotel.

Day 6: Charyn - Almaty
Breakfast. Transfer to Almaty. Rest.

Day 7: Flight
Breakfast. Check - out till 12:00. Transfer to airport. Have a safe flight!

02 pax - Sedan economy
04 pax - Minivan
06-10 pax - Minibus

Price per person 3*:
02 pax - 1 435 $
04 pax - 965 $
06 pax - 680 $
08 pax - 565 $
10 pax - 505 $
Single - 145 $ 

Early check-in - 25 $
Single early check-in - 45 $ 

Price per person 4*:
02 pax - 1 470 $
04 pax - 925 $
06 pax - 715 $
08 pax - 600 $
10 pax - 540 $
Single - 165 $

Early check-in - 40 $
Single early check-in - 70 $ 

Half board - 100 $ (6, 2 dinners are included to the accommodation price)
Full board - 160 $ (6+6, 2 dinners and 2 lunches are included to the accommodation price)

Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Almaty - "Kazakhstan" Hotel 3* / "Kazzhol" Hotel 4*
Saty - Homestays
Altyn Emel - Homestays
Charyn - Cottages
- English speaking guide
- 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