This intensive tour gives the unique chance
to experience several native climatic zones, ranging from the wilderness
to high mountains - within one tour. The route is running through
the reed jungle in the Ili River delta, along the Balkhash lakeside,
across the sand desert of Saryesyk-Atyrau, mystifying Signing Sand
Dune, relict Ash-tree Grove, titanic Charyn Canyon, mountain woods,
glaciers and summits of Tien Shan. On the way you will come across
the antique monuments of the Kazakhstan history: rock carvings dating
back to the II Millennium BC, necropolises and burial mounds of
the Saaks, erected in IV-V century BC, ancient fortresses, destroyed
by Chinghiz-Khan's horde in the 13th century. Typical inhabitants
of the Altyn-Yemel National Park are desert animals - jeirans, saigaks,
onagers, camels, and jackals. During night fish watching you will
see specimen of the underwater kingdom in the clear waters of the
Ili River. We provide transfers by buses, motorboats, safari-trucks
and camels. You will be given every support by our amicable and
tireless staff in the convenient mobile camps, equipped with the
spacious living tents with camp-beds, travelling kitchen and mess-room,
showers and toilets. Variety of delicious and tasty food will add
to your enjoyment.
||Arrive Almaty. City tour.
||Tranfer to Taukum Desert. Accommodation in the Fishing Camp in Ili River Delta.
||Visit to Saryeshik Atyrau Desert.
||Visit to Karamergen Fortress.
Visit to Aktam Fortres.
||Transfer to Altyn Emel National Park.
||Visit to Terekter Gorge.
||Visit to Besshatyr Necropolis and Singing Sand Dune.
||Camel-riding to Aktau Mountains.
||Visit to Charyn River' Canyon.
||Drive up to Chymbulak Skiing Resort. Excursion to Bogdanovich Glacier.
||City tour and Traditional Kazakh Games
||Excursion to the Museum of Folk Instruments.
You can refer to program dossier
for more details