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Petroglyphs of Tanbaly

PETROGLYPHIC DRAWINGS OF TANBALY

The cost of the tour is for 2 people.

 Distance by motor transport: 340 km by asphalt road.

Walking part: 2 km.

Duration: 10-12 hours.

Season for visits: March - November.

Transport: comfortable tour-class vehicles.    

Trip description.

Tanbaly is an amazing beauty area in 170 km north-westwards from Almaty in south-eastern part of Chu-Ili mountains, that are extended from South to North from Zailiyskiy Alatau to Balkhash lake and Betpak-Dala desert. This is really an ancient art gallery, which pictures demonstrate separate animals and people alongside scenes from the life of ancient people. One of them contains entire representation: three human beings wearing animal skins, with tambourines in their hands. Amonth the petroglyphs there are views of disks, chariots, tamga, prayer inscriptions. Petroglyph gallery of Tanbaly is a worldwide treasure and is under protection of UNESCO foundation. Nature and history enthusiasts will find many interesting things in the picturesque ravine of Tambaly. Moreover this is one of the most beautiful places around Almaty.

Preliminary Trip Plan

08:30   Meeting and muster of excursionists. Acquaintance with the guide.

09:00   Departure, travel information for tourists during the way.

13:00   Arrival to Tanbaly, walking trip, leisure time.

16:00   Muster at the bus. Departure

19:00   Return to Almaty.

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
Not included: Guide services, optional
What to bring: Warm clothes and shoes.
Transport: SUV 4x4
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
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