Shymkent city – Sayram - Ugam National Park
8 a.m. – Departure to National Park from Shymkent city (70 km). Crossing over ancient Sayram town. Visiting medieval spiritual places of the town: Ibrahim Ata and Karashah ana mausoleums.
10 a.m. – Entering Sayram-Ugam National Park. Sayram Mountain Gorge. Western Tien Shan, Talass Alatau mountain range. Sayram Su mountain river. Peak Sayram is the highest in South Kazakhstan (4238 m). Unique Alpine Sayram Upper and Lower Lakes. Hiking to Sayram Lower Lake.
10.30. a.m. – Start of hike up to Sayram Lower Lake. Whole length of the path in the mountain gorge is 8 km. Walking in the wild nature by path.
13 p.m. – Lunch on the path in juniper forest. Relaxation, meditation and real rest. The unique juniper forests and wonderful world of flora and fauna. Mountain rivers with crystal glacier water. Fresh mountain air filled with fragrant herbs.
16 p.m. – Finish of hike on Sayram Lower Lake. Having snack, rest and photo session on Sayram Lake.
17 p.m. – Getting down and return to the camp in Sayram Natural Park. End of hike.
19. p.m. – Departure of National Park and coming down to Sayram town. Having dinner in Sayram town. Try ancient Uzbek cuisine.
21 p.m. – Transfer to Shymkent city.
Cost does not include accommodation, food and entrance fees.
During the tour I use my personal car.
Price with personal English-speaking guide is US$ 112 for one person. For group of two persons price is US$ 75 per person. For group of three persons price is US$ 56 per person.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.