Star carpet

Star carpet

Star carpet, Kazakhstan tours.

Title of tour: Star carpet 

Days / Nights: 5/4 

Overnights: Almaty, Kaindy Lake

Day 1: Almaty
Today you will be met by your guide at the airport. You will drive to Almaty. You will start the sightseeing tour from the interesting place Green Bazaar where you can enjoy shopping and see the best and most interesting Souvenirs of national attributes of Kazakhstan. After that you will direct to famous site of Almaty and observe Panfilov Park this is the oldest park of Almaty. After that you will marvel the beauty of wooden church called Zenkov Cathedral. Then you will continue tour with the amazing attraction the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame which was built in honor of the soldiers who died fighting for the honor of the Motherland.  The tour continues with exploring the sport complex that is located on Medeo Gorge, there are located the highest mountain skating rink in the world and the dam. There you will have a chance to try your skills. Further you will explore Kok-Tobe hill where you will discover the tallest TV tower. You will transfer there by the famous mountain road and see the picturesque scenery. Don’t miss chance to stroll along the park path and buy national souvenirs. Along the way you will observe the enchanting panoramic views of the city. The tour ends with driving from the hill to the center of the city by the amazing Almaty cableway. This night will be in the hotel.

Day 2: Almaty – Kaindy Lake
The day starts with transferring to Kaindy Lake. This lake is translated as Birch Lake. The location of the lake is at the altitude of 2000 meters above the sea level. This lake is popular because has the unique origin and pine forest. It appeared about 100 years ago as a result of the collapse of a huge mass of rock that blocked the gorge with a natural dam. On all sides, Kaindy Lake is surrounded by scree-covered rocky slopes and steep rock rises. The lake is rich in berries and mushroom forests, which can be collected here in the summer season. Don't miss the opportunity to take great photos. An incredible adventure awaits you. The water in the lake is so cold and crystal clear that you can see the needles that are visible under the water. The beauty of the lake cannot be described in words, it is best to see it with your own eyes! Then you will direct to Saty settlement. You will spend the night in a guest house.

Day 3: Kaindy – Charyn – Almaty
After breakfast you will travel to fabulous Cahryn Canyon and see the amazing panorama. This unique piece of natural art was created about 12 million years ago. The height of the rocks reaches from 150 meters to 300. You will not be able to resist the beautiful nature full of flora and fauna. Charyn canyon is rich in beautiful sights where the relict ash tree Sogd grows, and is also famous for 2 km "valley of Castles". You can enjoy a walk through the Valley of castles, see a bright natural oasis, enjoy the views of the cold Charyn River, where there is a cafe on the Bank and many other entertainment options. You will have a chance to take amazing photos today. This night will be in the hotel.

Day 4: Almaty – Issyk – Almaty
Today you will explore the amazing gorge of Kazakhstan, Issyk Gorge. This gorge is located in Trans-Ili Alatau along the Kuldja tract. In the ancient times there were passing the caravans of the Great Silk Road.  During the tour you will break at State Historical and Cultural Museum-Reserve “ISSYK”. There you will observe the ancient artifacts that dedicated to the history and culture of the Sakas period, including a copy of Golden Man and golden items, ancient ceramics, weapon, elements of horse equipment, and the model of Sakas burial mound. Then the tour will show the amazing lake at the attitude of 1 756 meters above sea level in the Issyk valley. The lake has the amazing origin. It was formed about 10,000 years ago. There was the magnificent landslide, that made formation of the natural dam of 300 meters in height. Today you will have a chance to discover the fabulous nature and admire the panoramic views. You will marvel the fascinating charm of the surface of the lake and Issyk Gorge. Today you will also plunge into the history of natural disaster of 1963. You will have today a picnic and free time. Night will be in the hotel.

Day 5: Flight
Transfer to the airport


Price per person 3*:
02 pax – 1 005 $
04 pax – 715 $
06 pax – 540 $
08 pax – 445 $
10 pax – 410 $
Single – 450 $ (Kazakhstan hotel, 3 nights)

Accommodation in the guest house, Saty settlement – 30 $ (1 night) 

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

Half board – 75 $
Full board – 105 $ 

Price per person 4*:
02 pax – 1 065 $
04 pax – 775 $
06 pax – 600 $
08 pax – 505 $
10 pax – 470 $
Single – 80 $ (Kazzhol hotel, 3 nights)

Accommodation in the guest house, Saty settlement – 30 $ (1 night) 

Early check-in – 45 $
Single early check-in – 75 $ 


Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
     Almaty – “Kazakhstan” Hotel 3* / “Kazzhol” Hotel 4*
     Saty – Homestays
- English speaking guide
- 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

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