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4-day GROUP tour to Altyn Emel + Charyn Canyon + Kaindy & Kolsai Lakes

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Day 1: Tamgaly Tas rock carvings, Singing Dune at Altyn Emel National Park

Stop At: Tamgaly Tas, Kapchagay Kazakhstan
Our guide will show you and tell you about the rock carvings. Also, it's possible to hike to the top of the rock.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Singing Barkhan, National Park Altyn Emel Kazakhstan
Hiking to the top of the dune, photographing
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Lunch: Lunch in a guesthouse
• Dinner: Dinner in a guesthouse
Accommodation included: Hotel/guesthouse accommodation in shared rooms separated by gender with shower/WC

Day 2: Aktau and Katutau mountains at Altyn Emel National Park, Tiger mountains

Stop At: Katutau Mountain, Kazakhstan
Walking around, photographing
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Aktau Mountains, State National Park Altyn-Emel Kazakhstan
Hiking to the upper viewing spot, photographing
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Hotel accommodation in shared rooms separated by gender with shared shower/WC

Day 3: Charyn Canyon, Moon Valley, Black Canyon

Stop At: Charyn Canyon, Charyn National Park, Charyn River Kazakhstan
Walking inside the canyon, photographing, lunch in a cafe
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Charyn Canyon National Park, Charyn Canyon National Park, Almaty Region
Moon (Yellow) Valley - hiking to the upper viewing spot, photographing
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Charyn Canyon National Park, Charyn Canyon National Park, Almaty Region
Visiting of Black Canyon
Duration: 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Hotel/guesthouse accommodation in shared rooms separated by gender with shower/WC

Day 4: Kaindy and Kolsai Lakes

Stop At: Lower Kolsai Lake, Saty Kazakhstan
Walking around at several viewing spots
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Lake Kaindy, Saty Kazakhstan
Walking around or horse-riding, photographing
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Kazakh-British Technical University, Tole Bi Street 59, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Duration
4 days
Return Details
Almaty, Kazakhstan
Inclusions
  • 3x Breakfast
  • 3x Dinner
  • 4x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 3 nights
  • Water 1.5L per day
  • Toiletries
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Trekking sticks
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Raincoats
  • Entry/Admission - Tamgaly Tas
  • Entry/Admission - Singing Barkhan
  • Entry/Admission - Katutau Mountain
  • Entry/Admission - Aktau Mountains
  • Entry/Admission - Charyn Canyon
  • Entry/Admission - Lower Kolsai Lake
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Kaindy
Exclusions
  • Soft and hard drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travelers who can not withstand long trips by car, long walks and hikes
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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My friend and i are visiting Kazakhstan from Australia. We originally organised to do the Big Lake city tour, which was very easy to do and quick through contact with Medina. The lake road was closed and we were immediately informed and rebooked on the Charyn Canyon tour and
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By: Kazakhstan Guided Tours
33 reviews
JeremyAzzopardi2007
Malta
6568
An Unforgettable and Memorable Trip!
Our three day tour with Madina and Annat were truly unforgettable and they really elevated the tour to another
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stangaynor
Sydney, Australia
4620
Brilliant tour
My friend and i are visiting Kazakhstan from Australia. We originally organised to do the Big Lake city tour,
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StJFamily
Fredericton, Canada
3274
Great 3 Day Group Tour of Charyn, Altyn Emel, Kaindy and Kolsai
Can’t say enough about the positive experience with KZ Guided Tours. Madina was excellent to work with in the
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Silvano1971
St. Paul's Bay, Malta
169133
Excellent once again !!
I used Kazakhstan Guided Tours a few months ago when I visited Almaty on my own, and I again did so last week this
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Angelo M
Porto, Portugal
11
Unforgettable trip to Charyn Canyon, Yellow Canyon and Black Canyon
We went from Almaty to Charyn Canyon, Yellow Canyon and Black Canyon. Is is a one day trip (10 to 11 hours). It as
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ZanO55
Brisbane, Australia
115
An exceptional travel experience
My recent trip to Kazakhstan was absolutely brilliant. The landscape was breathtaking, the people warm and
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TanYeeYong
Singapore, Singapore
12
Best Trip Ever
We went on a 3-day trip to Atlyn Emel, Charyn Canyon, Singing Dunes, Kaindy and Kolsai lakes, then subsequently a
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kekkis2016
Helsinki, Finland
837
Two excellent tours
We did two great day tours with Kazakhstan Guided Tours. On the first day we did the Almaty City & Big Almaty Lake
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Dennis M
32
3 days of awesomeness
We went on a 4 day tour to Altyn Emel, Charyn Canyon, Kaindy & Kolsay Lake and Big Almaty Lake. The tour is
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Bryce_Jun
Seoul, South Korea
21
The best guided tour ever
We were on a 3-day group tour travelling Aktau Mt., Altyn Emel, Singing Dune, Charyn Canyon, Kolsay and Kaidi
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cp-foodie
sydney
3926
Amazing tour
We were a group of 3 adults and 1 toddler. They were able to accommodate our child car seat requirement which was
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omndenmark
11
Excellent Day Trip to Charyn, Moon and Black Canyons
I can only recommend Kazakhstan Guided Tours. We had an excellent day. Well planed and excellent carried out. Our
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vivianlefei
11
Majestic views, unforgettable experience
By far the best guided tour we've been on so far! The tour guides are very friendly, knowledgable, and
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Claudiacgc
Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
1911
2 lovely days in Kazakhstan!
I joined Madina and Annat's organised 2 days tour to Charyn Canyon, Kaindy and Kolsay lakes tour only few hours
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Aleksander M
11
Great tours in Kazakhstan!
I joined a very well organized tour to the Charyn Canyon and Kaindy & Kolsay Lakes in July. Madina and Annat are
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