Day Tour to
"Tamgaly" - ancient petroglyphs
(Duration of tour 6-8 hours)
December-January (the whole all year!)
This wonderful and fascinating tour gives you an excellent opportunity not only to get acquainted with the most beautiful natural landscapes of the Almaty region, but also to plunge into the distant past, to see petroglyphs, which are more than 5000 BC and the archaeological landscape of Tamgaly, one of the oldest and most outstanding monuments of stone art of seven rivers , which since 2004 have become a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Tamgaly highway is located 170 km north-west of the city of Almaty. The road is fascinating, you will see a beautiful landscape of mountains, many villages, residents. The guide will tell you about the History of our area and the Mill in the Whole.
Lovers of nature and history will find a lot of interesting things in the picturesque Tamgaly gorge. This is a truly ancient art gallery, which depicts both individual animals and people, as well as whole scenes from the life of ancient people. The total number of drawings in the main gorge is about 2000.
In addition, it is one of the most picturesque places in the vicinity of Almaty.
On the reverse path, you will visit the unique and only ART CENTER for craft art in Kazakhstan. You will learn many ancient technologies for the production of household goods. At the Center there is a Showroom in which you can also buy exclusive items and souvenirs at a very inexpensive price.
Duration: 9-12 hours
Kilometers of the tour in a jeep: 180 km / 360 km
Travel time in one direction / total: 3 hours / 6 hours
7:30 Departure from the hotel, on the way we can stop at a supermarket or a local bazaar, buy products for our lunch break, you will be interested in trying something new!
On our way The Guide tell you about the history of our Country, Almaty City.
11:00 Arrival at the Tamgaly Rocks
A small coffee break, photographing.
Walking tour and excursion, I will tell you about this place a lot of interesting.
13: 00 Lunch
14: 00 You will have free time to enjoy the beautiful views and expanses of the steppe ....
15: 00 Departure to the city.
17:00 Visit to the Kazakh Art Center
19:00 Arrival at the hotel.
The tour program is flexible, depending on the weather conditions.
Looking forward to meeting you on this amazing tour!
With pleasure will answer all your questions :)
Price Economy Package:
Total Price: 150$
Jeep + experienced English-speaking guide + driver
Total cost of full package:
The cost depends on the number of people:
Price per person 165$
Price per person 90$ for All group of 2 pax 180$
Price per person 65$ for All group of 3 pax 195$
Price per person 55$ for All group of 4 pax 220$
Price per person 47$ for All group of 5 pax 235$
Jeep + fuel + experienced English-speaking Guide-driver + lunch + entrance tickets to Parks + visit ART Centre