1 DayTour - The world-famous archaeological complex Tanbaly
Distance of this trip 180 km one way.
Duration: 8-10 hours
The tract of Tanbaly is located with the stream of the same name and the archaeological complex.
A unique complex of monuments of historical and cultural heritage is located 170 km northwest of Almaty, 5 km from the village of Karabastau. The archaeological complex includes more 5000 petroglyphs and several dozens of other monuments: settlements, burial grounds, altars, quarries belonging to different historical eras. The most valuable part of the complex represent petroglyphs of the Middle Bronze Age, presumably they have direct attitude to the intertribal sanctuary.
Researchers note a high aesthetic value, and possibly the degree of emotional and spiritual impact that allowed scientists highlight the special style “type of Tanbala petroglyphs”. Included in 2004 in the list of objects UNESCO World Heritage Site, “Petroglyphs of the Archaeological Landscape of Tanbaly” forever recorded their inextricable connection with the landscape of the small hills Chy-Ili.
A lot of interesting things in the picturesque gorge of Tamgaly. Moreover, this is one of the most picturesque places in the vicinity of Almaty.
Thousands of drawings cover the rocks of the Tanbala tract. Petroglyphs - rock paintings left by people of bygone eras. Under what circumstances did these drawings appear, who are their authors? science is still conducting research and scientists are building new theories. For more than 150 years, scientists have been struggling to unravel the secrets of these incomprehensible cave prints.
7:00 departure from the hotel
10:00 arrival at the Tambaly Rocks
10:30 coffee break
10:45 walking tour around thousands of drawings
2:00pm departure to the city.
5:00 pm arrival to Almaty city
5:30 pm arrival at the hotel
6:00 pm free time
Price for person - 220$
For 2 people - 250 $
For f 3 people - 275 $
For 4 people - 290 $
For 5 people - 315 $
For 6 people - 335 $
Only english guide driver with suv 4x4 car 200 $
This tour is flexible, you can change timing, or bring special food ,make a camp in this area
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.
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.