Tour title: Kazakhstan adventure
Places to visit: Nur Sultan, Almaty, Kaindy Lake, Charyn Canyon
Day 1: Nur Sultan
You will get acquainted today with your guide, then you will accompany to the city. In the tour you will stroll in the Constitution Square, at this point, the President issued a decree on the intention to move the capital from Almaty to Astana. Then you will lead to the Presidential Centre of Culture of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Today you will observe the Golden man, the most famous symbol of Kazakhstan, the Saka period. This day you will observe Khan Shatyr, it is the tallest building in Astana, the largest shopping and entertainment center in Central Asia, and the tallest tent-shaped building in the world. After you will direct to the elevator of "Astana-Baiterek" monument, go the top and see the fabulous views. In the second part of the day you will see Ishym river and discover the Kazakh Eli Square. You will after experience unique project - the Palace of Peace and Accord,then you will fascinate the grander of Khazret Sultan mosque. You will end the tour with the Palace of Independence, there you will discover the plans of the future development of Astana in the hall "Layout Astana until 2030". You will spend the night in the hotel.
Day 2: Nur Sultan - Almaty
After breakfast you will drive directly to the airport of the capital and departure to Almaty. This day is dedicated to a highlight tour of Almaty. This day you will explore the Green Bazaar, fresh fruits and vegetables are sold here, and you can enjoy delicious sweets and tortillas. You will follow the route and visit Panfilov Park. You are going to see fabulous building in the heart of this park Zenkov Cathedral that erected without any nails. During the way you will the Medeo Gorge record holder in size and location. The entire sports complex is located at an altitude of more than 1,600 meters above sea level, and the ice sheet itself occupies 10.5 thousand square meters. You will explore today Shymbulak resort. You will go the next spot is the Kok-Tobe hill one of the symbols of the city of Almaty and all of Kazakhstan, located on the peak of Kok Tobe mountain at an altitude of 1,100 meters. There is located the interesting sight the tallest TV tower. You will observe the picturesque landscapes and discover the panorama point of view. You will stroll in the park, buy souvenirs, breathe fresh air and relax in this place. The final point will be cableway where you will have a ride from the top to the center of Almaty. The night will be in the hotel.
Day 3: Almaty - Kaindy Lake
You will have a tour today to Kaindy Gorge. There located the amazing lake pearl of Kazakhstan Kaindy Lake. Kaindy is a very young lake in the geological sense, it is a little more than a hundred years old. The fact is that it was formed at the beginning of the last century as a result of a strong earthquake. Rocks that collapsed as a result of aftershocks blocked the path of the rapid mountain river, forming a natural dam in its bed. This part of the gorge gradually filled with crystal clear water, and a beautiful lake appeared. Its greatest depth is 30 meters, which together with clear water allows you to see the bottom almost everywhere. The second interesting feature is the flooded centuries - old spruce trees. Despite being in the water for a hundred years, they didn't rot. But they even kept most of their needles. However, the trees under the water are entangled with mud. Probably, the reason for this preservation of fir trees was the very low water temperature. You are going to have a picnic in this territory. Afterwards transfer to Saty settlement. You are going to have a free time, you can relax and walk along the trails. You will also have a chance to order horse riding (for surcharge). The overnight is in the guest house.
Day 4: Kaindy Lake - Charyn Canyon - Almaty
This day you will journey to Charyn Canyon. Charyn canyon, which is called the younger brother of the Grand Canyon. Here is the well-known "Valley of Castles", frozen clay of a bizarre shape. The object is several million years old. A unique willow grove that survived the ice age is located in the canyon. During your trip to the beautiful canyon, you will find interesting history and facts about the customs and traditions of Kazakhstan. You will be able to see the scenic views and be impressed by the incredibly beautiful views. Don't miss the opportunity to take interesting photos. After arrival to the canyon you will admire the amazing panorama and discover the beautiful views. You will also stroll along Castles Valley with its interesting walls overhanging you. The night will be in the hotel.
Day 5: Flight
In the morning is transfer to airport.