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Tamgaly tour 7

Tamgaly tour 7, Kazakhstan tour. 

Tamgaly tour 7
Duration of tour:
5 days
Destination: Kazakhstan
Highlights: Almaty - Tamgaly - Altyn Emel- Charyn- Almaty 

Day 1: Almaty
Welcome to Tamgaly tour 7! Upon arrival guide will meet and accompany you to the city. Here you will visit the most interesting places of the city tour. Green Bazaar is the site that is famous among local people. You will enjoy the time while bargain here. Then is the oldest park of the city, The Panfilov park where you will be able to explore wonderful wooden building that is known as Zenkov Cathedral. In course of the tour you will visit memorable sight of the Kazakh people that was dedicated to fighters who died for freedom and independence of the country, the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame. Next destination of the tour is the Medeo gorge that  After exploration of sport, cultural and business areas of the city you will get to the Medeo where you can enjoy the highest mountain skating rink in the world and witness the dam. Kok-Tobe hill is the prominent area that is known by the tallest TV tower in the world. In Kok-Tobe Park you will be able to walk and witness the great panorama view that will mesmerize anyone. Here you can find shop of souvenirs. You will return to the city on the famous Almaty cableway. Transfer to hotel.

Day 2: Almaty - Tamgaly - Altyn Emel
In course of the tour you will travel to the incredible place to Altyn Emel national park. On the way to it you will have a stop in the Tamgaly Tas. Moreover you will witness the casinos of "Kazakh Las-Vegas" on the bank of man-made Kapshagai water reservoir. You will impressed to known that this reservoir is the biggest in Almaty region. After it you will arrive to Tamgaly Tas where you can investigate the image of Buddha's and texts in Tibetan, Kalmyk and other languages. Then you will finally arrive to the village of Basshi that is located on the site the tours to which are known to be incredibly beautiful. Here you will explore the famous Singing Dune the height of which is 150 meters and a length of about 3 km. You can find this sight in the very corner of the Altyn-Emel National Park. Due to the pure sand in windy weather it starts to sing and the sound of it resemble the organ music. After hiking up to the 150-meter dune, you will return to Basshi village. Overnight is in the hotel.  

Day 3: Altyn Emel
Today in course of the travel you will ride on the unpaved park roads over 80 km or 2 hours to the Aktau Mountains. You will learn the translation of these mountains is the White Mountains also known as the famed paleontological field. In underground it is possible to find remains of ancient animals with the age of 25-30 million years like the giant rhinos, crocodiles, turtles. The mountains have similarity to the famous the Egyptian pyramids due to the variety of shapes and colors. You n easily hike here but you need to pay attention on a soft sandy surface. During this time you will have an opportunity to listen to the interesting stories about inhabitants of an ancient ocean. After sightseeing at Aktau mountains, you will return to Basshi village. Night is in the hotel.  

Day 4: Altyn Emel - Charyn - Almaty 
Today you will visit one of the wonders of Kazakhstan that is known as the Ash-tree Grove that is located on the Temerlik River. Here you will witness the Ash-tree Grove that possesses the status of the monument of nature since the 1964. According to a legend this tree appeared about 5 million years ago a wind blew a winged seed of Sogdian Ash-tree in this so-called "Valley of Yurts". The four trees of about the same age are fenced off in the grove. It is some kind of open-air museum. Then you will head on to have a tour in Charyn Canyon that has the incomparable panorama view. You will go to the bottom of the canyon to witness the beauty of the so called Castles Valley made of bizarre shapes. This site is exceptional that was formed during Paleogene but has some similarity Grand Canyon of Colorado River in North America. The different between them is size. Then you will return to the car for enjoying another breathtaking view.  Transfer to Almaty and overnight at hotel.

Day 5: Flight
Transfer to Almaty International airport.


02 pax - Sedan
04-10 pax - Sprinter

Price per person:
02 pax - 700 $
04 pax - 495 $
06 pax - 470 $
08 pax - 385 $
10 pax - 345 $
Single - 85 $

Half board -100 $
Full board -180$

English speaking guide - 500 $ per group


Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Almaty - "Kazakhstan" Hotel 3*
Altyn Emel - "Aigai Kum" Hotel
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour            

Service does not include:
- Full board
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- English speaking guide