Arrival in Almaty, transfer to the hotel;
After breakfast visiting of BAO (Big Almaty lake), mountain pond, located in Trans-ili Alatau at a height of 2511 m above sea level, 15 km South from the city center, Almaty;
Visiting of the gorge Alma-Arasan, located in the South-West of Alma-ata. Located at an altitude of 1780 m on the Northern slope of Ile Alatau. The river Passes through the gorge, the tributary of the Big Almaty. Visiting of the show with prey birds;
Returning to the hotel;
Breakfast at hotel;
Departure to the Charyn canyon;
Stretching for 154 km along the canyon of the river Charyn in Kazakhstan. The canyon is located 195 km East of Alma-ATA, near the border with China. The canyon is part of the territory of Charyn national Park, formed 23 February, 2004;
Charyn canyon is a monument of nature, composed of sedimentary rocks, whose age is about 12 million years. The height of the steep mountains of the canyon reaches 150-300 m.;
The most interesting place for tourists is the so-called Valley of castles, the length of which is about 2 km, width-20-80 m.;
In the bosom of the canyon has preserved a grove of relict ash-tree, a survivor of the epoch of glaciation — Sogdian ash. Another similar grove is only in North America. Since 1964 ash grove was declared a natural Monument. Also of great interest is the tourist grove-the grove of the Asian poplar;
The landscape variety of Charyn canyon causes diversity of flora and fauna. There are more than 1500 species of plants, 17 of which are listed in the Red list of Kazakhstan and 62 species of mammals, 103 species of breeding birds, 25 species of reptiles;
Departure to Kolsay lakes;
Accommodation at the guest house.
Breakfast at the guest house;
Visiting of Kolsai lakes;
A system of three lakes in the Northern Tien Shan, in the Kolsay gorge, the bridge between the ridges of the Kungei Alatau and Ile Alatau. The lakes are located on the territory of rayymbek district of Almaty region of Kazakhstan and are 10 km North of the border with Kyrgyzstan, 330 km South-East of Almaty height of about 1000 m, 2500 m, 2700 m above sea level.
The lakes are called “the pearl of the Northern Tien Shan”. Lakes surrounded by coniferous forests of Tien Shan spruce. The depth of the lakes reaches 338 m. among the fauna — rainbow trou.
Kolsai lakes include 3 lakes;
Visiting of Kaindy lake;
A truly amazing example of the creation of nature. It is located among a huge coniferous forest at an altitude of more than 2000 thousand meters above sea level. It was formed by a landslide of a huge accumulation of limestone, as well as the subsidence of the soil. The lake has a fairly large size and very deep: in the deep places more than 30 meters. Once in its place were trees, now they are in the middle of the lake, giving it the already extraordinary look;
“Kaindy” in Kazakh means birch. The unique views of the lake are harmoniously combined with the birches and needles growing in the gorge. Him, not to admire. Especially beautiful landscapes with comb Skalnik: so you can admire the canyon Kaindy, Saty, consider the valley of the Chilik river. If you plan to take a tour of the water and natural expanses, the best option than a trip to Kaindy is difficult to come up with;
Returning to Almaty;
Visiting of Kok-Tobe mountain;
Transfer to airport.