Altyn Emel Kaindy Kolsay Charyn 4 Days Tour

The route of the Golden Ring of Almaty region.
You will see 3 reserves, visit the chalk mountains, lava mountains, 700 year old willow, singing sand dunes, Chokan Ualihanov spring, Kolsay and Kaindy lakes, Charyn and Black Canyons.

4-day tour with 3 nights, 1 overnight in the Altyn Emel reserve and one overnight in the Kolsai lakes reserve.

The length of the route is 1400 kilometers

Timing:

Day one
07:00 departure from your hotel in Almaty
11:00 arrival in Altyn Emel National Park to Basshy village
11:10 lunch
11:30 departure from Basshy village
1:10 arrival to White mountains Ak-Tau
1:15 hiking into the White mountains
3:00 departure from White mountains Ak-Tau
3:50 arrival to Magma Mountains Katu-Tau
4:30 departure from Magma Mountains Katu-Tau
5:30 arrival to 700-year-old willow
6:00 departure from 700-year-old willow
7:00 arrival to Basshy village
7:30 dinner
8:00 relaxing time

Day two
08:00 breakfast
08:30 departure from Basshy village
09:45 arrival to Oshak Tas
10:10 hiking to the Dune
12:00 departure from Singing Dune
12:10 mineral spring of Chokan Valihanov
1:10 arrival in to Basshy village
1:30 lunch
2:00 departure from Basshy village
4:30 arrival to Charyn Canyon
4:40 hiking into the Charyn Canyon (sunset)
6:00 departure from Charyn Canyon
8:00 arrival to hotel in village Saty

Day third
08:00 breakfast
09:00 departure from Saty village
10:20 arrival to Kaindy Lake
10:10 hiking around Lake
12:00 departure from Kaindy Lake
1:00 p.m. lunch at Saty village
2:00 p.m. arrival to Kolsay Lake
3:00 p.m. arrival to Kolsay Lake
4:00 hiking around Lake
6:00 departure from Lake to Saty village
7:00 dinner

Day four
08:00 breakfast
09:00 departure from Saty village
10:30 arrival to Black Canyon
11:00 departure from Black Canyon
12:15 arrival to Charyn Canyon
12:20 hiking into the Charyn Canyon
1:30 luch at the river Charyn
2:30 trekking to the car
4:30 departure from Charyn Canyon
8:30 arrival to hotel in Almaty

Tour includes entrance tickets to 3 national parks, food throughout the route, driver, fuel, hotels.

Price for 1 person 1170$
Price for 2 people 1290$
Price for 3 people 1430$
Price for 4 people 1550$
Price for 5 people 1730$

If you want only car with driver price 1040$ for 4 days tour

Number of days: 4
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: alcoholic beverages
What to bring: trekking boots (sandals) headgear Sunglasses sunblock closed clothes (shirt, thin pants) swimsuit or bathing trunks
Transport: SUV 4x4
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.