2-Day Winter Package: Charyn Canyon + Chundja Hot Springs

Number of people in a group & price per person:

1 person: 480$ per person

2 people: 270$ per person

3 people: 230$ per person

4 people: 200$ per person

5 people: 165$ per person

All prices are in USD

 

Duration: 2 days

Wondering about fun winter activity in Almaty? How about light hiking & relaxation in a hot pool?   

See more of Charyn Canyon and combine it with hot spring bathing in Chundja, village located in 4-5 hours drive from Almaty.

Highlights:

  • Discover winter Charyn Canyon in two completely different parts: Valley of Castles & Moon Valley
  • Our friendly English-speaking guide will introduce you to the local traditions, nature and food
  • Enjoy bathing in soothing hot mineral water of Chundja - it contains the noble gas radon that has been used successfully as a natural therapy in many different places all over the world. 
  • 2 lunches, 1 dinner and 1 breakfast per person included

What you can expect:

Day 1:

Get picked up from your hotel and meet your experienced guide. It is a long and exciting day in front of us! After 2.5 hours of driving we arrive to Charyn Canyon. Hike 2,5km to have a picnic at Charyn river bank. After spending around 3 hours in the canyon we will leave it and drive to Chundja village, where warm room is ready for your arrival, you'll have some time to relax after the long way and then we'll enjoy dinner at cafe not far from your room. Spend the rest of the evening relaxing and soaking in hot thermal water in outside or inside swimming pools.  

Day 2:

Breakfast, some more bathing if you wish and by noon we are leaving hot tube paradise in Chundja to go back to Almaty. On the way back we will stop at another part of boundless Charyn Canyon - Moon Canyon, where it is so easy to imagine that you transferred millions years into the past of the Earth. Lunch at Baiseit village. To get back to Almaty it will take us around 2 hours on Khorgos highway – modern autobahn, so sit back and enjoy the ride. We will drop you off at your hotel.  

What is included:

  • Transportation
  • Guide
  • 2 lunches, 1 dinner and 1 breakfast per person
  • Accomodation (simple hotel in Chundja)
  • Water 1l per person per day
  • All entry fees

What’s not included:​

Personal expenses

 

Number of days: 2
Covered regions:
Almaty
Astana
Akmola
Aktobe
Atyrau
East Kazakhstan
Karagandy
Kostanay
Kyzylorda
Mangystau
North Kazakhstan
Pavlodar
South Kazakhstan
West Kazakhstan
Zhambyl
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Transport: Minivan
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Tour categories:
Private tours
Cultural tours
Adventure tours
Offroad tours
Sightseeing tours
Winter tours
Special Event tours
Wildlife tours
Highlight tours
Photo tours
Hiking tours
Horseback riding tours
Circle tours
Short tours
Budget tours
Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Russian
Other
Payment Method

For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.