Express tour Altyn Emel National Park 1 day

Express tour Altyn Emel National Park 1 day

Trip to most interesting and mystical places of Almaty region. Unearthly landscape of Aktau white hills and cliff spaced on area of 80m2. And Singing dune is a natural wonder of the world, which is charming visitor s with its size and secret. You will experience completely untouched wild nature. It is a great place for a dialog with Nature. This tour is aimed at people who do not have much time, but there is a great desire to visit the most beautiful places of Almaty region. I suggest you visit the most popular places in one day.

03-00 departure from your hotel in Almaty

07-00 homemade breakfast in Bashy village 

09:00 arrival to Singing dune (best time to watch different animals)

10-30 departure from Singing dune

12-00 arrival to Ak-Tau mountain (coffee break)

15-00 departure from Ak-Tau mountain

15-30 arrival to Katu-Tau mountain (lunch)

16-30 departure from Katu-Tau mountain

17-30 arrival to Huge willow, which is 700 years old

18-00 departure from to Huge willow

19-00 homemade dinner in Bashy village

23-00 arrival to Almaty

included: car with driver, fuel, coffee break, 

not included: Environmental fee (5 USD per person) meal in Bashy village (8 USD per person two eats)

Then during this excursion you’ll see:

- A Huge willow, which is 700 years old 

- The grove of populus euphratica

- Healing water  spring, which were discovered by Kazakh scientist  Shoqan Walikhanov

- Unique 2-metres steles “OSHAKTAS”, which were installed by Genghis Khan, according to legend

- Walking on Singing sand-dune

- Walking Aktau and Katutau mountains.

During this trip you can see local wild animals: goitered gazelles, onagers and others.

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: Meal and tickets to the National Park
What to bring: Passport
Transport: SUV 4x4
Tour season:
January
February
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September
October
November
December
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