Golden ring of Zhetisu

Season: April-November
Duration: 07 days
Countries: Kazakhstan
Category: Spring/Summer
Type: Trekking and Hiking

 

Itinerary of the trip:

Day 1. ALMATY
Meet the group at airport, city tour in Almaty. Overnight in hotel.


Day 2. ALMATY - ALTYN EMEL
Departure from Almaty at 07:00am. Arrival to Altyn Emel National Park at 10:00am. Sightseeing at Kyzylauyz petroglyphs. Picnic at nature. Sightseeing at Besshatyr burial mounds. Transfer to Altyn Emel hotel for dinner and overnight.


Day 2. ALTYN EMEL
Breakfast at 07:30am. Sightseeing tour to the Singing Dune. Return to the hotel and lunch at 12:00 noon. Sightseeing tour to Katutau and Aktau mountains. Return to Altyn Emel hotel. Dinner and overnight in hotel.


Day 3. ALTYN EMEL - CHARYN CANYON - KOLSAI LAKES
Breakfast at 08:00am. Transfer to Ash-tree Grove on the Temerlik River. Sightseeing and picnic. Transfer to Charyn Canyon. Sightseeing in the "Valley of Castles". Departure to Kolsai Lakes at 16:00. Arrival to Kolsai Lake-1 (1800 meters above sea level), accommodation in the guest house. Dinner and overnight in guest house.


Day 4. KOLSAI LAKES
Breakfast at 08:00am. Trekking to Kolsai Lake-2 (2250 meters above sea level, 9 km, 4 walking hours). Picnic at nature. Return to Kolsai Lake. Dinner and overnight in guest house.


Day 5. KOLSAI LAKES, KAINDY LAKE
Breakfast at 08:00am. Transfer to Kaindy Gorge. Sightseeing at Kaindy Lake. Picnic at nature. Return to Kolsai Lake-1. Dinner and overnight in guest house.


Day 6. KOLSAI LAKES - BARTOGAI RESERVOIR – ALMATY
Breakfast at 08:00am. Transfer to Bartogai reservoir. Sightseeing. Picnic at nature. Departure to Almaty at 16:00. Arrival to Almaty. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in hotel.


Day 7. ALMATY
Breakfast. Transfer to airport.

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