Travel to Kazakhstan: Tour 6

Kazakhstan tours, Travel to Kazakhstan: Tour 6. 

Travel to Kazakhstan: Tour 6
Duration: 4 days
Places to visit: Almaty - Tamgaly - Altyn Emel - Charyn - Almaty  

Day 1: Almaty - Tamgaly - Altyn Emel
Upon arrival your driver will meet you at the airport and you will start exploring the south of Kazakhstan. The route of the tour will go to Altyn Emel national park. You will have a break at the Tamgaly Tas and pass the artificial Kapshagai water reservoir. It is known as the biggest one in Almaty region. This place is interesting due to the casino "Kazakh Las-Vegas" that is situated on its bank. After it you will head on to the Tamgaly Tas, which is considered to be one of the unique monument where the images of Buddha's and texts in Tibetan, Kalmyk and other languages are engraved. Then you will finally arrive to the village of Basshi that is located on the site the tours to which are known to be incredibly beautiful. Here you will explore the famous Singing Dune the height of which is 150 meters and a length of about 3 km. You can find this sight in the very corner of the Altyn-Emel National Park.  You will be impressed to her the song that the pure sand of this sight can produce. The sound reminds the organ music. After hiking up to the 150-meter dune, you will return to Basshi village. Overnight is in the hotel.  .

Day 2: Altyn Emel
Today in course of the travel you will ride on the unpaved park roads over 80 km or 2 hours to the Aktau Mountains. You will learn the translation of these mountains is the White Mountains also known as the famed paleontological field. Here it is possible to find you can find remains of ancient animals of 25-30 million years such as the remains the giant rhinos, crocodiles, turtles. The shape of mountains reminds the Egyptian pyramids but possess breathtaking view due to the variety of shapes and colors. A walk on Martian landscape is easy to reach but you need to pay attention to a soft sandy surface while listen the story of inhabitants of an ancient ocean. You will return to Basshi village for overnight in the hotel.

Day 3: Altyn Emel - Charyn - Almaty  
In course of the tour you will drive to Ash-tree Grove that can be found on the Temerlik River. Here will see the unique place, where relict species of Sogdian Ash-tree are growing. Due to the legend 5 million years ago a wind blew a winged seed of Sogdian Ash-tree in this so-called "Valley of Yurts". In 1964 the Ash-tree Grove was announced as the monument of nature. Due to the four trees it is look like an open-air museum. Transfer to Charyn Canyon. After it you will head on to the bottom of it where you will explore the famous Castles Valley that is made of walls of fancy shapes that surround you. The height of the steep slopes reaches the 150-300 meters. Tours to this sight are known to be unforgettable. Arrival to Almaty for overnight in the hotel.

Day 4: Flight
Transfer to Almaty International airport.


02 pax - Sedan
04-10 pax - Sprinter


Price per person:
02 pax - 605 $
04 pax - 410 $
06 pax - 400 $
08 pax - 325 $
10 pax - 290 $
Single - 70 $

Half board - 75 $
Full board -135 $ 

English speaking guide -390 $ per group


Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Almaty - "Kazakhstan" Hotel 3*
Altyn Emel - "Aigai Kum" Hotel
- 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