Duration: 6 days
Places to visit: Nur-Sultan - Ethno village - Almaty - Saty - Kolsai Lake - Saty- Charyn - Almaty
Enjoy the incredible fantasy of nature that has created amazing sights that will amaze your imagination. In addition, you will also be puzzled by the contrast of modern life against the background of untouched gifts of nature. We are pleased to offer you a tour that will open all the most exciting places of a beautiful country.
Day 1: Nur-Sultan
Guide will meet and transferred to Nur-Sultan. Here you will visit the most important like the Constitution Square, Museum of the First President, the largest and unique shopping center Khan Shatyr. After you will reach the top of the Astana-Baiterek monument you will enjoy the magnificent panorama of the capital of Kazakhstan. After it you will cross Ishym river to explore the Kazakh Eli Square. Next destination if the city tour is the Palace of Peace and Reconciliation, as well as the Khazret Sultan mosque. But the highlighted part of the tour is the National Museum of History of Kazakhstan that possesses the future plan for development and its historical background. Night is in the hotel.
Day 2: Nur-Sultan - Ethno village - Nur-Sultan
Kazakhstan is the country where the Great Silk Road passed due to it you will see a lot of interesting cultural heritage. You will understand the culture and traditions of the Kazakh people by trying to cook traditional dishes yourself and learn the secret of each dish. Then you will investigate the pride of Kazakh people that is considered to be the oldest musical instrument - ‘sazsyrnay'. Then is the nomadic dwelling that is also known as the yurt. You will learn the secrets of making this incredible construction the method of making that passed through generations. And during this program you will be able personally touch the construction process. Moreover you will try on the Kazakh national clothes and dance the national dance "Kara zhorga". Don't forget to visit EXPO museum (is not accessible on Mondays) as well as the triumphal arch "Mangilik El". Night is in the hotel.
Day 3: Nur-Sultan - Almaty
In course of the tour you will have a flight to Southern capital of Kazakhstan. Upon arrival you will explore the major sights of the city. The first will be a popular place for townspeople - the Green Bazaar where you can see a lot of colorful goods. Moreover you will have an opportunity to try your skills in bargain. After it you will explore the famous Panfilov Park, where one of the most beautiful wooden buildings in the world - Zenkov Cathedral is located. Next sight to visit is the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame. Later on you will head on to the famed the Medeo Gorge where you will witness the highest mountain skating rink in the world and the dam. Kok-Tobe hill is known due to the tallest TV with the picturesque winding mountain road. In Kok-Tobe Park you walk and admire magnificent panorama of the city. After it you will head back on the famous Almaty cableway. Night will be in the hotel.
Day 4: Almaty - Saty - Kolsai Lake - Saty
In course of the travel you will have a tour in Kolsai lakes. Here you will enjoy the picturesque view of cascade of three lakes. The first and largest one is accessible for all visitors. Here you can enjoy the great view of pristine nature while see the abundance of mushrooms. The highest one is the smallest among them. But there you will witness the great view of fir-wood and the alpine meadows. You will enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the alpine nature. Vertical drop between the three lakes is about 700 meters. The first lake can be reached by car while for others you need to hike few kilometers to see the second and the third lake. Here you will have a perfect vacation the reason for it the large amount of berries, mushrooms and fishing. Tours to this site are unforgettable. The water in the lake is cold but very clean due o it the lake become a home for the rainbow trout - a fish that lives only in the running or spring water. In addition you will have a chance to see Marals, mountain goats, wolves and even bears. Transfer to Saty settlement, accommodation in the guest house/ homestay. Overnight.
Day 5: Kolsai - Charyn - Almaty
Today you will head back to Almaty. On the way to t you will have a break at Charyn Canyon. His site is known to be unique and very popular due to the interesting view. Charyn Canyon appeared during Paleogene and slightly resemble the Grand Canyon of Colorado River in North America even through the size of it are different. You will be impressed by the height of the steep slopes of the canyon that are up to 150-300 meters. The water and wind created this famous among world "Valley of Castles" where you find yourself surrounded by the interesting towers composed of sedimentary rocks. The length of the valley is more than 2 km, width - 20-80 meters. This breathtaking sight was made slowly and carefully for millions of years. The view of each tower will surprise you. Drive back to the city. Overnight 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