Butakovka waterfall

Butakovka gorge has many waterfalls but lower waterfall is the most known one for the tourists. The waterfall is one of the most beautiful places of Zailiysky Alatau. It is located in Butakovka gorge and is one of the most famous and visited sightseeing places near Almaty. There are many paths leading to the waterfall. We shall take one of them going through Kim-asar pass on the way to Butakovka gorge and back.

Since the place is really popular among tourists and sportsmen you may have a chance to watch and participate in waterfall rock climbing and ice climbing training.

The program includes: trekking, pit-stops for photography, local historical background reports.

А. Trip breakdown by hours:

8.00       gathering near the central stadium (across Kaspi bank)

8.45       arrival to Medeo to the edge of Kimasar gorge

9.00       take off to the trail

10.00     rest place on Kim-asar pass, 10min

12.00     arrival to the waterfall, lunch

14.00     start heading back

17.00     return to Medeo start point

18.00     back to the city

Number of days: 1
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
Not included: Outdoor gear rent
What to bring: 1. Trekking boots, hard-sole boots; 2. Rain coat or waterproof jacket in case of rain; 3. Personal care products, medicine, personal tableware.
Transport: Bus/Minibus
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Tour categories:
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Offroad tours
Sightseeing tours
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Special Event tours
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Languages:
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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.