Private Tour to

Kolsai Lake, Kaindy Lake & Charyn Canyon

(Duration of Tour, 2 Days)

Kolsai Lakes - one of the most beautiful natural places of Kazakhstan, is a favorite destination for mountain tourism. If you are going to visit Kazakhstan, this Tour can be done all year round! Book a tour to Kolsai Lakes - of course with the most beautiful place like Charyn Canyon.Enjoy 2-day outdoor trip!

SEASON:  Whole year round


This is an unforgettable Two-Days adventure accompanied by a Professional Guide, who show you the most
Breathtaking Exclusive Locations across the tour.
During the tour You will see untouched Nature (unique area) without crowds any people it is makes your tour special.

You will get a truly Individual exciting trip, without any stress or strain.

Kolsai Lakes National Park is one of the most beautiful places in Kazakhstan and a ‘must see’ destination. Kolsai Lakes are the chain of 3 alpine mountain lakes that are considered to be a pearl of Northern Tien-Shan. The lakes are located between altitudes of 1700-2650 meters above the sea level.

The Charyn Canyon is one of the unique natural monuments of Kazakhstan. The Canyon is about 12 million years old and surprises with its vertical cliffs, calling to mind ancient castles created by wind, sun and rain.

Our goal on this tour is to acquaint the Guest with the surroundings our region and dive into the atmosphere of the Wildlife, show off as many breathtaking landscapes as possible, This is much more than a sightseeing tour.

Charyn Canyon (Valley of Castles)

Black Canyon
Saty Village
Lake Kolsai
Lake Kaindy (Sunken forest)

Total Mileage per tour: 750km


This tour can be done all year round!Enjoy a 2-day trip - you will have a fascinating, memorable tour to the largest National Nature Park Kolsai Lakes, Take a look at the mysterious Kaindy Lake - flooded coniferous forest under water.This is an amazing trip you will have the opportunity to ride horses, go camping, go boating, live in a tent, spend the night in the original Yurt, which was used by Nomads many hundreds of years ago!Cooking on a campfire, singing your favorite guitar songs by the fire!Winter is a special, fabulous and best time to enjoy a beautiful view of nature!



Mileage per day: 342 km

07:30 Departure from your hotel/hostel/ apartments Almaty
09:30 Stop at the road bazaar at Baiseit village

10:30  Arrival to Bartogai reservoir, overview,

Barista-guide happy to cook Coffee or Tea (Khan tea, Tashkent tea,fruit tea)
11:30 Arrival to Charyn Canyon-National Park
hike 2-3hr and Yummy Canyon Lunch
14:30 Overview Canyon on Panorama (Breathtaking sight, trembling in the Knees)
16:00 Departure from Canyon to Satty Village
17:00 Photo Stops  on the way, Overview of the Black Canyon.
Unique sunset shots
19:00 Arrival to local home residence in Satty village 
(traditional homemade dinner),
Overnight in guest house


Mileage per day: 370 km

07:00 Breakfast
08:00 Departure from Saty village to the Lake Kolsay, the distance is

15 km, Walking tour around Kolsai Lakes.
Lake length 1 km, width 200 m You will see the most beautiful landscapes, the game of colors and contrasts.
11:00 Departure to Kaindy Lake (Flooded Forest)
The mountains road  will be bumpy.
The road trip via SUV will be very comfortable.
You'll really enjoy the views of wildlife.
The mileage to Kaindy Lake is 15 km.
12:00 Arrival to Kaindy Lake (Flooded Forest),