Tour name: Dynamic Kazakhstan
Highlights of tour: Nur-Sultan, Almaty, Kol Sai lakes, Charyn Canyon.
Day 1: Nur-Sultan
You will arrive to the airport of Nur-Sultan. Nur-sultan is a capital of Kazakhstan from March 2019. Upon arrival to the city we will start a city tour visiting the places like Constitution Square, the Museum of the first president, the largest shopping center Khan Shatyr. Then we will visit on of the main symbols of the capital, Astana-Baiterek monument. We will take a lift to arrive to the top and enjoy the view to the city. Then we will visit the Kazakh Eli Square on the other side of the Ishym river. There is another unique project the Palace of Peace and Reconciliation. Also there is the most wonderful and beautiful mosque of Khazret Sultan. The main part of the tour will be the National Museum of the History of Kazakhstan. The museum demonstrates us the far-reaching plans of the development of Nur-Sultan. The night is in the hotel.
Day 2: Nur-Sultan - Ethno village - Nur-Sultan
Kazakhstan is a country with a rich cultural heritage. Today we will have a full day tour consisting all the tradition and culture of Kazakhs. The Kazakh cuisine is very interesting mix of the dishes coming from different parts of the world. We will visit also a fabric of the musical instruments and see how Kazakhs make an ancient musical instrument "Sazsyrnay". The yurt is a traditional Kazakh dwelling made by wood carcass and covered by felt. It was a collapsible house of the nomads in ancient times. The skills of making the yurt were passing from generation to generation. In this tout you can personally touch the construction process. At the end of the day you can try Kazakh national clothes. And we can dance a national dance Kara Zhorgo. Then we will visit EXPO museum (is not accessible on Mondays) and also the triumphal arch Mangilik El. The night is in the hotel.
Day 3: Nur-Sultan - Almaty
This day we will go to explore a former capital of Kazakhstan. In the morning we will take a flight to Almaty. Upon arrival to Almaty we will a city tour and the first place we will visit will be a Green Bazaar, a nice place for some shopping. From the bazaar we will walk towards the oldest park called Park of 28 Panfilov Guardmen and see the Memorila of Glory and Eternal Flame. There is also a wonderful and beautiful Zenkov Cathedral is located inside the park. The we will head to Medeu Gorge, 20km away from the city. This gorge is well-known because of the biggest skating rink in the world and the dam that protects the city from the mudflows. Return to the city for another cable car ride to the Kok Tobe hill, where we will see the tallest TV Tower in the world and the nice view to the city. The night is in the hotel.
Day 4: Almaty - Saty - Kolsai Lake - Saty
This day we will drive to KolSai lakes, group of three lakes. The first lake is available for every visitor. The nature around the lake is incredibly beautiful. The highest lake is small and the vertical drop between the lakes is 700meters. We should walk few kilometers to reach two more lakes. The trail goes along the picturesque mountain trail. It's a nice place for the hiking and spending the vacation. The water in the lakes is very cold and very clean. And there are different types of the fish inside. In the area around the lake you can see Marals, mountain goats, wolves and Bears. The night will be in the village Saty near the lake.
Day 5: Kolsai - Charyn - Almaty
This day we will drive to Almaty. Charyn Canyon will be the site for visit today, a natural complex. It's very unique not just for the Kazakhs but also in whole world.The height bof the canyon walls is up to 150-300meters. Wind and water are made a wonderful work fro many centuries. The part we will visit called "Valley of Castles", where you are always surrounded by the fancy towers composed of sedimentary rocks. We will walk about 2 km along the weird creations. The night is in the hotel.
Day 6: Flight
Transfer to airport.
02 pax - Sedan
04 pax - Minivan
06-08 pax - Minivan in Nur-Sultan; Minibus in Almaty
10 pax - Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 920 $
04 pax - 645 $
06 pax - 570 $
08 pax - 480 $
10 pax - 440 $
Single - 103 $
Half board - 100 $ per person
Full board - 160 $ per person
English speaking guide - 665 $ per group
Flight Nur-Sultan - Almaty - from 60 $ per person
Nur-Sultan - "Ibis" Hotel 3*
Almaty - "Kazakhstan" Hotel 3*
Saty - Homestay
- 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
- Domestic flight Nur-Sultan - Almaty