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4 days tour to Charyn, Kolsay 1&2, Kainda lake & Altyn Emel

4 days tour to Charyn, Kainda lake, Kolsay Lakes 1&2 & Altyn Emel

Tour's Schedule

Day 1

7:00 -11:00 – Drive from Almaty to Charyn

11:00  - 13:00 – Hiking in Charyn (Valley of Castles)

13:00  - Lunch in Charyn

13:30  - 16:00 – Drive to Kainda lake

16:00 – 18:00 – Hiking around Kainda lake

18:00 – 19:00 – Drive to Saty village

Dinner & overnight  in guesthouse in Saty

 

Day 2

Breakfast

8:00 – 9:00 Drive from Saty to Kolsay lake 1

9:00 – 16:00  Hiking from Kolsay 1 to Kolsay 2

16:00 – Back to Kolsay lake 1

16:00 – 17:00 Drive back to Saty village

17:00 -18:00 – Dinner & overnight in guesthouse in Saty

 

Day 3

Breakfast

7:00 – 12:00 Drive from Saty to Altyn-Emel National Park

12.00 – 13.00 Arrangements to get permissions, lunch in Bas’shi

13.30 – 15.30 Drive from Bas’shi to Aktau mountains

15:30 – 16.30 Hiking around Aktau hills

16.30 – 17:30 Drive from Aktau to Katutau volcanic mountains

17:30– 18.30 Hiking in Katytau mountains

18:30 – 20:00 Drive back to Baschy

20:00 – Dinner & overnight in guesthouse

 

Day 4

Breakfast

7:00 – 8:30 – Drive to Singing Sand Dunes

8:30 – 11:00 – Hiking around the Dunes

11:00 – 12:30 – Drive back to Baschy

12:30 – 13:00 – Lunch in Baschy

13:00- 15:00 – Drive to Tamgaly Tas

15:00 – 17:00 – Hiking in Tamgaly Tas

17:00 – 21:00 – Drive back to Almaty

 

Included:

  • English Speaking Guide
  • transportation
  • accommodation (homestays, guesthouses)
  • meals ( 3 times full board)
  • permissions & all entry fees

Not included: 

  • soft and alcohol drinks, snacks 


*Please note that as this is the budget tour we provide meals only in guesthouses, all other meals including the meals in local restaurants on the way & during the hiking is not included.

*Please take with you trecking shoes, sunscreen, hat, warm & waterproof clothes.

* The price depends on number of people:

1. 2 pax – 520$ per person

2. 3 pax – 460$ per person

3. 4-5 pax – 390$ per person

 

 

 

Number of days: 4
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: meals in local restaurants on the way & during the hiking, horseback riding
What to bring: trecking shoes, sunscreen, hat, warm & waterproof clothes.
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.