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3 days tour to Charyn, Kaindy, Kolsay and Altyn emel

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

Day 1

7:00 – 9:00 – Drive from Almaty to Tamgaly Buddha petroglyphs

9:00 – 10:00 – Walk at Tamgaly Buddha petroglyphs

10:00 – 12:00 – Drive to Altyn Emel National park

12:00 – 13:00 – Lunch in Baschy village

13:00 – 17:00 – Drive and hiking at the Singing Sand Dune

17:00 – 18:00 – Drive back to Baschy

Dinner & overnight in Baschy village guesthouse 

Day 2

Breakfast

7:00 -11:00 – Drive from Baschy 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 Saty (homestay or yurt - depends on the weather)

Day 3

Breakfast

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

9:00 – 13:00  Hiking from Kolsay 1 to Kolsay 2

14:00 – Back to Saty village for lunch

15:00 – 19:00 Drive from Saty to Almaty

Included:

- transportation

- accommodation (homestay, guesthouse, yurt)

- meals in the homestays & guesthouses

- permissions & all entry fees

- English speaking guide

Not included: 

-       meals on the way& during hikings (served in local restraunts)

-       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 pax - 710$

2 pax – 425$ per person

3 pax – 340$ per person

4 pax –286$ per person

5 pax – 250$ per person

Number of days: 3
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.