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Classic Kazakhstan

Classic Kazakhstan

The Name of tour: Classic Kazakhstan 

Duration: 5 days 

Visiting landmarks: Almaty, Charyn Canyon, Issyk Lake

Day 1: Almaty
Today you will get acquainted with the guide at the airport. After that you will departure to Almaty and start the fabulous highlight tour and discover the main sites. Today you will explore the fascinating spot Almaty Museum. Today you will be amazed by the fascinating Museum, its architecture and interesting exhibits. There you will have a chance to discover the ancient tools and exhibits remains from the Great Silk Road. The tour route will take you to Abai Opera and Ballet Theatre where you will have a chance to discover the fascinating architecture. After that you will direct to the oldest Almaty parks - Park of 28 Panfilov Guardsmen. Along the way you will discover the amazing attraction called Zenkov Cathedral; this is the one of the most charming wooden building in the world.  Further you will discover the memorable attraction the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame and admire the Museum of Musical Instruments. Moreover you will get to Green Bazaar, where you will have a chance to walk along the colorful rows, buy fresh fruits and vegetables. Don’t miss a chance to get a discount and great chance to bargain! You are going to immerse in the national atmosphere. After that you will travel to the hotel for overnight.

Day 2: Almaty surroundings
In the morning you will discover the fascinating site Medeo Gorge (1690 meters above sea level). Upon arrival you will discover the remarkable spot of this place- the highest mountain skating rink in the world and the dam which protects the city. Don’t miss a chance to observe the spectacular views of the city and take photos. This day tour route will take you to the fabulous Shymbulak ski resort area. Today you will have a chance to explore the nature and ride about 20-25 minutes above stunning fur-trees up to the altitude of 2260 meters above sea level. Along the way you will explore the restaurants, ski, snowboarding school and mountain hotel. You are going to go down by the cable way.  During the tour you will discover that Almaty is called as “the Apple city”. Further you will discover the enchanting landmark of the city Kok-Tobe hill, where you will get by the picturesque mountain road. Today you will see there the tallest TV tower in the country. You will have an opportunity to stroll, discover the panoramic views of the city, enjoy fresh air and buy souvenirs. This day you will finish the tour with Almaty cableway*. Today you will be amazed by the fascinating beauty of the city. After that you will travel to the hotel.

* Note: On Tuesday’s tours, at 10:00, cableway is not available, only park eco-cars are available.

Day 3: Almaty – Charyn – Almaty
Today you will travel to the fantastic landmark of the country, Charyn Canyon. You are going to head there by comfortable car or minivan. There you will also have 1,5L of bottled water from our company. Charyn Canyon in Kazakhstan is a deep picturesque gorge. Quite often it is called the "younger brother" of the Grand Canyon, because of the scale and similarity of geological processes. The reddish cliffs of the canyon, whose height varies between 150-300 meters, look very similar to watchtowers. At the bottom of the gorge flows the Charyn River, which several million years ago fed the Ili Lake. Every year, the remains of ancient animals – rhinos, elephants, hyenas and mastodons-are found on the cliffs. The wide variety of landscapes and isolation from the outside world create excellent conditions for the local flora and fauna. More than a thousand different plant species grow in the ravine and slopes, many of which are very rare.  During the tour, you will explore the most visited and spectacular part of the gorge – a 2-kilometer crevice, the width of which is on average 50 meters. This part of the Charyn Canyon is called the Valley of Castles. Red, with an orange tint, the rocks resemble the outlines of people, the walls of fortresses and towers, fabulous buildings. You will walk through the Valley of Castles, and enjoy the harmony with nature.  After that you will transfer to the hotel for overnight.

Day 4: Almaty – Issyk – Almaty
Today you will have a wonderful tour in the amazing gorge of Trans-Ili Alatau - Issyk Gorge. This day you will you will explore this place along the Kuldja tract. In the tour you will be able to explore that in ancient times the caravans of the Great Silk Road passed here and it played an important role. Thus, you will be able to immerse yourself in the interesting atmosphere and history of Kazakhstan, explore the mounds that belong to the Saka period. You will also be able to enjoy an interesting attraction like the "Golden Man". You will learn that he is a grandiose symbol of the country. In course of the tour you will have a chance to discover the State Historical and Cultural Museum-Reserve “ISSYK”. It stores ancient artifacts devoted to the history and culture of the Saka period as well as copy of Golden Man and golden items, ancient ceramics, weapon, elements of horse equipment and the model of Saka burial mound. Then you will continue the tour with visiting the lake at the altitude of 1756 meters above sea level. Being here you will have a chance to visit the amazingly beautiful lake Issyk. It was originated 10,000 years ago due to powerful landslide, that made in formation of the natural dam of 300 meters. Today you will be amazed by the fascinating views of the lake and admire the emerald panorama of the surface. This day you will have a chance to take photos and discover Issyk Gorge! Today you will explore the information about the natural disaster of 1963. After that you will travel to the hotel for overnight.

Day 5: Flight
Airport transfer
 

Price per person:
02 pax – 760 $
04 pax – 530 $
06 pax – 410 $
08 pax – 350 $
10 pax – 310 $
Single – 70 $

Early check-in – 30 $
Single early check-in – 50 $ 

Half board – 105 $
Full board – 155 $ 

English speaking guide – 105 $ per group per day
 

Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
      Almaty – “Kazakhstan” Hotel 3*
- Museum admissions
- Mineral water supply           

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

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