Tour To Burabay National Park, Astana
One day tour to Burabay National Park from Astana.
We start our tour from your accomadation place in the morning and drive to Burabay which takes two and half hours.
First of all we will visit the National Park's museum. In the museum of the nature of Burabay national park you will get acquainted with representatives of flora and fauna of a reserved zone, many of which are brought in the Red List. There is also a mini zoo.
After that we will have lunch in one of the best restaurants.
Next, we will enter the National Park, we will see the Dancing birches.
On the way to Okzhetpes cliff, we will stop for the Nature observation desk - Bolektau mountain. There is no need to conquer the highest peaks to enjoy a bird's-eye view of the Borovoe. We just need to rise on Bolektau mountain by only 147 meters, and the most tremendous panorama will open. The nature wonderfully has created the real review area as if specially attracting people to enjoy all beauty of edge. From this area the view of the lakes Borovoe and Big Chebachye, the rock Zhumbaktas, the mountain Okzhetpes and the Blue gulf opens.
Visit Okzhetpes cliff ("Inaccessible to Arrows") with a peak resembling an elephant calf, and the creek of the Bun with Zhumbaktas cliff ("Riddle-stone") resembling a mysterious sphinx with severe fearless features. We will hike around or climb to the peak to see the beautiful view of the NP.
Next stop will be Abylaikhan's glade. Here you can immerse yourself in the history of the Kazakh culture and enjoy the scenery. In this spot you can try permented mare milk, the Kazakh traditional drink.
Hike to Kenesary cave. We will walk on a forest trail to see the cave. Kenesary khan was born on this place and liked to be engaged in hunting therefore he often spent the night among the wood and mountains in this small cave.
On the way back to Astana we will visit an eagle hunter to see the golden eagle. I will explain everything about eagle hunting.
Our last activity of the day will be local Kazakh family visit where you can experience real Kazakh culture and food. There I will explain the lifestyle of nomadic Kazakh people and their culture.
Drive back to Astana.
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.