13 Days

Activity Tour

Visit 2 STAN Countries in 1 Tour

19 amazing attractions in 1 tour!

Season: May-September



You will enjoy a 13 days trip in Kazakhstan & Kyrgyzstan, surrounded by a professional and experienced guide.

The tour consists of bold adventures and time-tested routes in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.

An adventure SUV Tour with different level of activity.

Everyone will find something for themselves:

  • Hiking

  • Horse riding

  • Overnights the  in a tents

  • Cook food at the stake

  • Sing your favorite songs on the guitar

  • Adventure roads in SUV vehicles

  • Mountain biking trips and boating

  • Discover nature & Country Culture

  • Testing national food

Each guest will gain a new experience in this journey.

Tour Locations:


  • Almaty City

  • Big Almaty Lake

  • Ski Resort "Shymbulak

  • Natural Park Altyn Emel

  • Charyn Canyons

  • Kaindy Lake (Sunken Forest)

  • Kolsai Lake

  • Bartogay Lake


  • Karakol Town

  • Altyn Arashan (resort from Soviet Union)

  • San Tash Kurgan

  • Ala-Kul Lake

  • Jety Oguz Gorge

  • Waterfall "Tears of Leopard", waterfall "Girl's Tears"

  • Suyuk Pass, 4000m 

  • Canyon Fairy Tale

  • The Great Son Kul Lake

  • Issyk Kul Lake

Total mileage of all tour:

2750 km/ Off-road 340 km

Day 1 

Acquaintance with the Almaty City

Visit the most main attractions of the City.

Ski Resort "Shymbulak", height from 3200m,

We will visit the Big Almaty Lake - in the mountains of Zayliy Alatau, 30 km from the City line at an altitude of 2500m above sea level.

A stunning view of the tops of the mountains of the Northern Tien Shan and a mirror image of the mountains in the Lake is a breathtaking sight. Lunch with a beautiful view of the lake.

Visit the Show Hunting with Wild Birds (National hunting with wild birds such as the Eagle, Falcon, Grif, Owl).

Departure to Koktobe Hill is a lookout mountain, from the top of the mountain we will meet Sunset with a beautiful view of the whole City. 

Dinner in local National restorant

21:00 Arrival at the Hotel

Day 2 

National Natural Park Altyn Emel
The guide will pick you up from the Hotel | Apartments | Hostel

Departure from Almaty to the National Natural Park Altyn Emel.

The journey time is 3.5 hours. 260 km distance (asphalt road)

Arrival in the Central Village "Basshi" take a pass to the Nat. A park.

Lunch at the mini-hotel

Departure to the mountains of Aktau (White Mountains - remind the lunar landscape, and the red mountains are the landscape of the Planet MARS). The journey time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Gravel road 75km.

• The road will be Fascinating, various wild Animals will meet on the way:

Jeyran (Steppe Antelopes), Horges of Przhivalsky, Steppe Eagles.


Hiking 1-3 hours. Depending on the physical training of tourists.

A picnic with wonderful MARSIAN mountain views.

Visit breathtaking locations in this area.

Transfer to Aktau Lava Mountains.

A short walk to the center is over the low hills.

(Shooting from the drone).


  • Transfer to MINI HOTEL (cozy, comfortable rooms + toilet + shower in the room)Dinner and overnight.

  • Stay in a tent in one of the place (Discussed before trip)

Day 3 

Thermal Natural Sources

We will visit the Singing Dune - these are sandy Dunes, which are located between 2 mountain ranges, the Small and the Big Kalkan.
The height of the sand dune is
120 m. The length of the sand dune is 3 km It looks unusual, as the steppe is surrounded by sandy dunes with rocky rock.
The road will take 1.2 hours. Gravel road 55 km.

Wild Animals can be observed along the way, usually along the gravel road they are easy to meet.
Arrival and departure to the top of the Dune.
Walk 40 minutes to 2 hours. (Depends on weather conditions and physical preparation)
Departure to the
Zharkent City is a historic City. 
Located 50 km from the Chinese border. I will acquaint with the real life of people.
Distance 140 km journey time 3 hours.
On the way we will make a stop at the
“Tiger” mountains. Walk through the motley hills.
Arrival in the of Zharkent.
Visit the unique structure of past years.
Zharkent Mosque - 1895 built by the Chinese architect Huizu Hong Peak.
Visit the Central bazaar.
Lunch at a local cafe. (Mix Chinese, Dungan Kazakh food.).
Moving to Chundzha village, (distance 85km) there we will make a short stop at the gas station, fill the tanks with fuel for our Jeep and go to the Thermal, natural sources. The distance is 80 km.
In the evening, Arrival.

Thermal springs are located 50 km from the border of China.
A unique place (Wellness
mini Resort) In the open air there are various pools with different water temperatures. It will be especially great to swim in the pools under the open starry sky in the middle of the steppe.
On the territory of the Resort, Mini Hotel with comfortable rooms and cafes. (Very tasty food, Mix Chinese, Dungan Kazakh food.).
Overnight stay at the MINI HOTEL in the resort.


Day 4

Ancient Сanyons and overnight in one of them

7: 00 Breakfast

Departure to Explore a wild Canyons

The distance is 160 km. (Asphalt)

On this day we will visit 2 completely different Canyons and stay for the night in One of them in tents.

Off road traffic 30 km

On the way you can meet camels that live near the Canyons.

Arrival in Temirlik Canyon Hiking in the Canyon 1-2 hours 4-8 km.

See stunning landscapes and wild animals,

Moving to the "Bestomak" Canyon. Visit the most important observation points from the Canyon Tops

Descent to the Canyon by Jeep

Hike trip 5-6 km.

Arrival at the location for the night in the Tents.

Stay on NIGHT in this wild Canyon.

Will cook a Barbeque in bonfire by the river in the Canyon. Delicious Dinner with a beautiful view of the Canyons

Day 5

The Great Kolsai & Kaindy Lakes


Packing our camping equipment

Moving to the Canyon "Lunar" you will see the breathtaking panorama. Shooting with drone.

Visit another canyon - "Black Canyon"

Visiting Panorama

Moving to the mountains in the Kolsai Lakes region.

Distance 120 km + 15 km off the road.

Arrival Kaindy Lake (Sunken Coniferous Forest)

Leave the Jeep in the Parking at the entrance to the Natural Park.

Continue to the lake on horseback.

The track is not difficult - even a beginner can easily cope! Track through forests and meadows.

Trek distance from 6 km to 12 km. (Distance can be discussed)

Explore the Lake.

Snack on the shore of the Lake.


Arrival to the jeep in the parking lot and departure to the village Saty in a cozy guest house.

Arrival at the guest house.

A cozy house with a local family, here you will enjoy the delicious national food, you will see the lifestyle of the people

Waiting for you hot delicious dinner.

In the evening, gatherings around the campfire.

Simple Sauna

Day 6

Karakol Town in Kyrgyzstan


Visit Kolsai Lake, in the morning Lake Especially Beautiful, Mirror reflection of the mountains, exciting!

Departure to Karakol in the Republic of Kyrgyzstan.

Kyrgyzstan is one of the most beautiful countries in Central Asia.

Kyrgyzstan includes magnificent wild mountain pastures, nomads in summer Yurts, as well as large alpine lakes. 3/4 Territory of the mountain.

It is these contrasts that make the country so useful for traveling.

Travel time 4 hours.

15:00 Arrival at the border of Kyrgyzstan.

After we cross the border, we will go to Karakol town.

On the way we will stop to take a picture of San Tash Kurgan

We cross the pass, which was formed by one of the legends of Tamerlane. Moving on to the next campaign, the commander ordered each of the warriors to take a stone with him, and then put it in a pile here. Returning from the expedition, Tamerlane ordered each of the warriors to take a stone from the pile. The remaining pile became a monument to the fallen soldiers.

Dinner at the local Cafe

Stop in Karakol

Overnight in the Guest house.

Day 7

ALTYN ARASHAN - an adventure trip.

Breakfast in the Guest house

Departure to the gorge ALTYN ARASHAN.

Mountain difficult road 13 km. Heavy off-road. It will take 2-3 hours.

Transfer by Russian Military Jeeps (Russian UAZ UAZ-452) legend of the Soviet Union.

UNFORGETTABLE TRIP. Really Heavy off-road.

Arrival in Altyn Arashan Altitude 2600m

Settling in very ordinary huts.

14:00 Lunch with the locals.

15:00 Walk through the gorge. Bathing in hot springs.

Adaptation to height.

In the evening, the mountain Sauna.


Overnight stay in a hut.

Day 8 

Track to the  Ala-Kul Lake.

The track across the Ala-Kul Pass (1A, 3800m.) To Morenno-glacial Lake Ala-Kul stretches from east to west for 2.8 kilometers, an average width of 500 meters and a depth of 70 meters.

Hiking level: medium

Hiking and horseback expedition to Lake Ala Kul.

We will take horses to ride before the start of the pass.

We walk about 1-2 hours to see Lake Ala Kul at an altitude of 3500 m above sea level. We go down on horses and go to the valley.

Arrival in Atyn Arashan - Late Lunch.

Departure to Karakol Town

Transfer - Russian Military Jeeps (Russian Jeep UAZ-452)

Arrival in Karakol, Check in to the guest house.

Dinner at the local National Cafe with traditional music!


Overnight in the Guest house.


Day 9

Tears of the Leopard Falls

A short tour of  Karakol Town

Visit the Russian Cultural Center, Dungan Mosque,

Holy Trinity Church. Bazaar Karakol.

Departure to Jety Oguz Gorge. (translated from Kyrgyz 7 Bulls)

Picturesque mountain gorge.

Distance 35 km

Visit Kok-Zhayik Valley - Jailau and a small waterfall "Girl's Tears"

Hiking 3-4 km

Beautiful landscape of alpine mountains. Walk through the green meadows and with a panoramic view of Issyk kul Lake.

Moving to Barskoon gorge is one of the most beautiful gorges on the southern coast of Issyk-Kul.

Visit Waterfall "Tears of Leopard"

Distance 110 km journey time 2 hours

Expedition to the Suyuk Pass, altitude 4010 m

Visit the Alabel Valley - a beautiful place. Beautiful landscape of alpine mountains. Let's make awesome photos.

Distance 45 km journey time 2 hours

Arrival in Tamga village


Overnight in the Guest house.

Day 10

The Great Son Kul Lake

Breakfast in the guest house.

Departure to Canyon Fairy Tale.

You will see many interesting and unusual canyons,

And the most unusual - from the Top of the Canyon will be a view of Issykul Lake!

Visit the Canyon "Fairy Tale"

Departure to Son Kul Lake - High Mountain Lake 3016 m above sea level.

Unique Lake. Fantastically Beautiful!

The road will be difficult 5 Hours.

275 km. Of these, 1/3 off-road

The road is fascinating, fascinating landscapes.

Arrival at the Lake.

Dinner in the Yurt at the Nomads.

Overnight on the shore of the lake in the Yurt.

According to all traditions of Nomads

Day 11

Issyk Kul Lake

Breakfast in a yurt.

Morning walk at the lake. Horseback riding. Photographing.

Departure to Kochkor Village.

Meeting with the hunter on the eagles. We will visit the Family which is engaged in craft according to the old Technologies, creates products from felt. Local artisans will tell the process of creating different things.

Departure to Chalpon Ata city. This is a resort town, located on the shore of Issyk Kul Lake,

There you will see the life of ordinary people, evening parties and fun.

It will be especially interesting to look behind the scenes ... The real life of people.

In the evening, arrival in the city of Cholpon –Ata.

Pleasant atmosphere.

Dinner in a guest house with a local family.

Day 12

Charyn Canyon or Valley of Castles

Breakfast in the guest house.

Departure to the border with Kazakhstan.

Pass the border.

15:00 Tasty Lunch at a local cafe.

 Arrival at Charyn Canyon.

The main Canyon, the most famous

Visit the most exciting locations.

Observe Sunset, take amazing pictures.

Descend to the Canyon by Jeep.

Eco Park is located in the Canyon. Yurts and Bungalows.

Dinner in a mini cafe


  • Overnight Bungalow 

  • Stay in a tent


Day 13


Canyon walking tour for 1-2 hours.

Distance 3-6 km.

Departure to the Bartogay  Reservoir.

Distance 45 km

Arriving at the reservoir, we will see a stunning view.

Light snack.

Departure to Almaty City.

The distance is 200 km. Travel time 3 hours

In the evening arrival in Almaty City




Price per car (max. 5 travelers): 2655 USD
Including: car, fuel, driver


  • •     1 Traveler -   3985 USD
    •     2 Travelers - 2155 USD 
    •     3 Travelers - 1784 USD
    •     4 Travelers - 1595 USD
    •     5 Travelers - 1374 USD



SUV + fuel + experienced English-speaking guide +  meals + entrance tickets to parks.
- Meals 3 times a day
- Transport (SUVs Nissan Patrol Y61l, or Toyota Land Cruiser 105)
- horseback for hiking on Ala-Kul Lake

- Accommodation:

Night 1- Hotel -Altyn Emel/tents 
Night 2- Hot Sources Resort
Night 3-Tents
Night 4-Guest house  (Twin room)
Night 5-Karakol - Guest house  (Twin room)
Night 6-Altyn Arashan - guest house  (Twin room)
Night 7-Karakol - Guest house  (Twin room)
Night 8-Tamga - Guest House

Night 9-Tamga - Guest House

Night 10 -Yurt - SON KUL yurt camp

Night 11- Guest house  (Twin room)

Night 12- Chalpon-Ata - Hotel "Dolinka"  (Twin room)



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