Tour in Kazakhstan Tour 8

Kazakhstan tours, Tour in Kazakhstan: Tour 8. 

Tour in Kazakhstan: Tour 8
Duration: 6 days
Places to visit: Nur-Nur-Sultan - Ethno village - Nur-Sultan - Almaty - Saty - Kolsai Lake - Saty - Charyn - Almaty

Day 1: Nur-Sultan
Welcome to the fabulous country. Upon arrival you will be met and transferred to the capital of Kazakhstan. In course of the tour you will have a great time while observing such prominent sights as the Constitution Square, Museum of the First President, the largest and unique shopping center Khan Shatyr. You will visit the top of the Astana-Baiterek monument. At the top you will enjoy one of the breathtaking views of the capital of Kazakhstan. Kazakh Eli Square is your destination after crossing Ishym river. The Palace of Peace and Reconciliation, as well as Khazret Sultan mosque will show you incomparable beauty. The one of the most awaited attraction in tours to Kazakhstan is National Museum of History of Kazakhstan*, where you can look at the far-reaching plans of the development of Nur-Sultan together with its historical background. After the tour- transfer to the hotel for overnight.

Day 2: Nur-Sultan - Ethno village - Nur-Sultan
In course of the travel you will explore the culture of nomadic people that developed by the influence of East and West due which the country has large number of cultural heritage. To have a deeper understanding of the culture you need to taste the traditional dishes and try to cook them by yourself. During the tour you will see the process of making famous Kazakh musical instrument, the "sazsyrnay". Do not miss the chance to see the real shelter of nomads that is famous as a yurt. You will participate in the construction process while learning the way of making this incredible dwelling during the travel. Since ancient times methods and secrets of yurt construction, requiring special skills and knowledge. At the end of the day you will try on the Kazakh national clothes and dance the national dance "Kara zhorga" as well as visiting EXPO museum (is not accessible on Mondays) and the triumphal arch "Mangilik El". After the tour- transfer to the hotel for overnight. 

Day 3: Nur-Sultan - Almaty
The day of the tour will start with morning flight to the Southern capital of Kazakhstan. Green Bazaar is the first destination of the tour where you will see the life of local people. Here you will have an opportunity to find practically everything. Then is one of the oldest parks in Almaty, Panfilov Park moreover here it will be possible to observe Zenkov Cathedral. Later on you will be able to witness the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame it was made in memory of the fighters who died for freedom and independence of the country. Medeo Gorge is famous due to the highest mountain skating rink in the world and the dam that protects the city from dangerous landslides.  Next destination is the Kok-Tobe hill where the tallest TV where you will get by the picturesque winding mountain road. In Kok-Tobe Park you can stroll along the winding paths of the park and admire the magnificent panorama of the city from the special observation. The tour ends with the short ride from the top of the hill to the center of the city by the famous Almaty cableway. After the tour- transfer to the hotel for overnight.

Day 4: Almaty - Saty - Kolsai Lake - Saty
In course of the tour you will head on to Kolsai lakes which is famous for its cascade of three lakes. The largest one is easiest to reach and accessible for all visitors. This place is known for breathtaking nature and lack of civilization, the abundance of mushrooms. The highest lake is small. You will find it on the border of fir-wood where the alpine meadows will mesmerize you by its beauty. Vertical drop between the three lakes is about 700 meters. The lowest can be reached by car while for other it is required to hike. You should walk few kilometers along mountain trails to see the second and the third lake. This place is the great choice to have a wonderful vacation to enjoy picking berries, mushrooms and fishing. The water in the lakes is cold and clean and is home for the rainbow trout - a fish that lives only in the running or spring water. Moreover you will impressed to know that this area is the home Marals, mountain goats, wolves and even bears. Transfer to Saty settlement, accommodation in the guest house/ homestay. 

Day 5: Kolsai - Charyn - Almaty
Today you will drive to Almaty, On the way you will have a great time to observe the famous Charyn Canyon.  Charyn Canyon is famed as exceptional natural complex not only in Kazakhstan but also world. It has similarity to Grand Canyon of Colorado River in North America but smaller in size. The attraction was formed in Paleogene. The height of the steep slopes of the canyon is up to 150-300 meters. This picturesque "Valley of Castles" appeared due to the wind and sun that is encircled by the fancy towers composed of sedimentary rocks. The length of the valley is more than 2 km, width - 20-80 meters. You will be impressed by the view of this wonderful sight that was made carefully and slowly. The tower of this canyon will amaze you by the variety of shapes. Arrival to Almaty. 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


Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
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