Highlights of the tour: Big Almaty river, Big Almaty river Dam, Hunting birds center Sunkar, Bear valley, Mineral springs, Big Almaty lake, observatory tour meteorological laboratory 3200m
Route: Almaty, Big Almaty Lake, Cosmo station 3200m., Almaty
Big Almaty Lake is a lake in a mountain region of Zailisky Alatau located on the altitude of 2511m, 15 km south from city center of Almaty.
Exciting and picturesque trip to Big Almaty lake, normally takes half a day. The 4x4 vehicle will take you to the view-point (slightly over the lake) from where you can enjoy magnificent view of Big Almaty Lake, you can take a walk there and have some photo-shots. Next you are going to meteorological laboratory located on 3200m altitude, where you can enjoy views of glacier and have a 4-hour hike to Big Almaty Peak 3680 m (available only at appropriate weather conditions). Afterwards I invite you to enjoy a sledding from 3200m altitude to Big Almaty Lake and admire the beauty of nature. Next you are try a fresh water from mineral spring. Also we are visiting a hunting bird’s center Sunkar.
If you like unforgettable views, high mountains, loud rivers, lots of snow-white snow and want to enjoy the amazing view when you sledding down, then this tour for you. You will be satisfied!
Including the tour: car, English speaking guide, fuel, tickets to National park,
08-00 departure from your hotel in Almaty
09:30 arrival to Cosmo station 3200m. (Walking and takes photos)
10-30 Hiking to Big Almaty Peak
16-00 arrival to Big Almaty Lake (Walking and takes photos)
16-45 departure from Big Almaty Lake
18-00 arrival to your hotel in Almaty via Falcon Farm
Program can be changed or supplemented according to your desire.
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.