Kazakhstan trip 5

Kazakhstan trip 5, Travel in Kazakhstan. 

Kazakhstan trip 5
Duration of the tour: 4 days
Places to visit: Almaty - Issyk Lake - Shymkent - Turkestan - Chernyaevka 

We are pleased to welcome you on a wonderful tour where you can stroll through the most beautiful places in Kazakhstan and enjoy the fresh and clean air of the mountains. We are sure that you will like it. 

Day 1: Almaty - Issyk Lake - Almaty   
We are glad to see you on Kazakhstan trip 5. On arrival, you will be met by the driver and transfer to Almaty. You will have the city tour and visit the Green Bazaar. Afterwards we will drive to see one of the oldest Almaty parks as Panfilov Park as well as one of the most beautiful wooden building in the world as Zenkov Cathedral. On the way you will visit the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame. In the afternoon, we will travel to the south-western part of the city, passing by the Park of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Later on, we will walk to Big Almaty Gorge and Issyk gorge which lies along the Kuldja tract, where hundreds of years ago the trade caravans travelled. The road will be continued visiting the State Historical and Cultural Museum Reserve "ISSYK" where we will learn more about the history and culture of the Saka period. Driving to an altitude of 1756 meters above sea level we will see amazing Issyk Lake located in the valley with the same name. You will be impressed by its blue colors and take vibrant photos on tours. Transfer to a hotel.

Day 2: Almaty - Shymkent
In the morning is transfer to the Almaty International airport and departure to Shymkent by local flight (ab.1h 40 min one way). On arrival, you will be met and drive to Shymkent for the city tour (3 h). You will see the Walk of Fame (park named after Sh. Kaldayakov), "Zher Ana" monument, Ordabasy square, Park "20 years of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan", Museum of Victims of Political Repression (30 minutes), Obelisk of Glory, Eternal Flame to the fallen in The Great Patriotic War, Arboretum (stop for 20 minutes), Regional Museum (40-60 minutes). Night is in a hotel.

Day 3: Shymkent - Turkestan - Shymkent
The tour will start by travelling from Shymkent to Otrar region, Shaulder Settlement. On arrival, you will visit the Local History Museum "Otyrar", Arystan Bab Mausoleum, archaeological site of the ancient settlement of Otrar found in the IV century BC. In the afternoon, we will drive to Turkestan, found around 500 AD at the crossroads of caravan routes from Samarkand, Bukhara and Khiva to northern Kazakhstan. This city is considered to be the spiritual and political center of the Turkic-speaking people in the XVI-XVIII centuries. In past times, it was the capital of the Kazakh Khanate. We will visit "Azret Sultan" ancient and architectural complex, Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi, Turkestan ancient settlement, Necropolis, a part of the stronghold walls, Citadel with gates, Hammam, Hilvet subversive mosque. Rest is in a hotel. 

Day 4: Chernyaevka
Transfer to Chernyaevka to cross the border. End of Kazakhstan trip 5. Thank you for memorable tours.

02 pax - Sedan economy
04 pax - Minivan
06-10 pax - Minibus


Price per person:
02 pax - 730 $
04 pax - 530 $
06 pax - 395 $
08 pax - 335 $
10 pax - 305 $
Single - 55 $

Early check-in - 30 $
Single early check-in - 50 $

Half board - 75 $
Full board - 135 $  

English speaking guide - 570 $ per group


Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Almaty - "Kazakhstan" Hotel 3*
Shymkent - "Shymkent" Hotel 3*
- 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
- Domestic flight Almaty-Shymkent - from 80 $