Extended trip to Charyn Canyon

Trip to Charyn Canyon.

Price depends on the number of people: the more people - the lower the price! 90$ per person is the price for trip with 5 people in the group.

Charyn Canyon is one of the unique natural monuments of Kazakhstan. The canyon is about 12 million years old. It amazes with its vertical cliffs, calling to mind ancient castles created by wind, sun and rain. Travel from Almaty for a full-day tour to see Charyn Canyon, one of Kazakhstan's natural treasures. 

Highlights:

  • Two canyons instead of one and a beautiful lake – great plan for a day!
  • See Valley of Castles, Moon Canyon & Bartogay Lake;
  • Professional guide - your new friend in Almaty!
  • Full intensive day of sightseeing, hiking & enjoying beautiful panoramas;
  • Lunch is included
  • Pick up & drop off from the center of the city;
  • List of coolest places-to-eat in Almaty for all of our guests!

 

What you can expect:

 

Hotel pick up. Meet your English-speaking friendly guide, who will tell you a lot of interesting facts and stories about Almaty and Kazakhstan during your trip.

Driving to Charyn Canyon will take around 2.5 hours, on the way you will see how landscapes change from blooming gardens into flat steppes without a tree on a horizon. After drive it is time to get out from the car and discover one of the most beautiful canyons in Central Asia! We will walk down into the depths of the Valley of Castles and have a nice picnic on Charyn river bank. 

Our next destination is Moon Valley. See the hidden canyon that not many other travelers know about. Enjoy gorgeous view from the best point!

On the way back to the city enjoy the view of Bartogai lake - majestic artificial lake that is an ambitious Soviet project that still works and helps farmers to irrigate their crops every year. In the end of our long interesting day we will drop you off at the hotel. 

 

The price depends on number of peope:

 

1 pax - 260$ per person 

2 pax - 140$ per person 

3 pax - 110$ per person

4 pax - 100$ per person

5 pax - 80$ per person

 

What is included:

  • Transportation

  • Food - picnic

  • Tour-guide

  • Water 
  • All fees & tickets

 

 

Photography from Stephen Bridger 

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
Transport: Minivan
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.