SUV trip to the Kolsai Lakes
The tour is very exciting, you will visit the ALMATY region one of the most beautiful places in Kazakhstan, the most beautiful nature, coniferous forests, birch groves, mountains. Kolsai Lake is an ideal place for hiking, horse riding, for a camp in the mountains.
Our Team kolsaitour.com will be glad to organize a great trip with a professional Guide.
Tour duration: 3 days / 2 nights
Tour Format: Road Trip / Mileage on SUV: 850 km
Tour itinerary: 3 Canyons of the Charyn River * Valley of Castles - *Lunar Canyon - *Temirlik Canyon (Iron) - Zhalanash Valley - Kolsai Lake - Kaindy Lake (Flooded Forest)
level Easy / optional / customize the program
Trekking: 5-12 km per day overnight in the canyon in a tent / campground Comfort +
Overnight in Kazakh Yurt / optional /
Boat rental / cruise
Horseback riding: optional
Pleasant moments of adventure
Why is it worth going on a private individual Tour for 3 days?
What will we get in 3 days on a private individual Tour?
This tour is exciting and full of amazing photo stops, we will see a lot of beautiful landscapes.
We are provide a Comfortable SUV with an experienced English-speaking guide who will meet you like the best friends. We will visit the Bartogay reservoir, from the Kazakh language it means "here is the forest". In fact, this amazing place is a Lake in the middle of carbon Rocks, the view of the landscape resembles the plot of Mad Max. Stop on the shore of the reservoir and the guide will prepare ground coffee in a coffee maker and prepare tea with mountain herbs.
Charyn Canyon - The most beautiful canyon in Kazakhstan. We will visit the national park as VIP guests, our experienced guide knows the most breathtaking locations that others do not know about. We will visit all the TOP locations for photography, without crowds of tourists. We will arrange for you the coolest trekking you have ever had. The guide knows many legends and stories that the Canyon keeps. It will be amazing!
An overnight stay in one of the 3 Canyons is an unforgettable atmosphere between untouched nature and travelers. We will stop for the night in tents - this will be our hotel 1001 *, we will organize a campfire, cook our favorite dish on a fire, admire 1000 stars.
Canyon safari on powerful off-road vehicles. We will visit Lunar Canyon, take apalecpic pictures, trekking in the canyon gorge. The guide organizes a BBQ picnic in nature with the best view and cold beer. In the evening we will find ourselves in the middle of mountains with coniferous forest. The local resident will meet us at the guest house as best friends.
Kolsai Lakes - one of the wonders of Kazakhstan we call (KAZAKH SWITZERLAND). The peculiarity of these places is that untouched nature, you can meet wild animals. We will visit Nizhny Kolsai, rent a boat and make a cruise.
Lake Kaindy (flooded forest) - The most unique location and attraction of our tour. It is not easy to get to the lake, 12 km in an SUV crossing the river 2 times. The road through the mountains is very beautiful. Trekking to the Lake is full of intrigue...
DETAILED ROUTE HERE
7:00 AM or 7:30 AM The Best Time to start the tour
9:00 Stop aul Baiseit - a village where the Uighurs who came in 1960 from China
10:00 Coffee break / Bartogay reservoir
11:30 Trekking in the Charyn canyon
14:00 The best picnic of your life
15:00 Descent to Temirlik Canyon (*iron)
16:00 Setting up tents 17:30 Trekking / watching the sunset
20:00 Dinner / Сampfire / scary stories
8:30 Packing camp
9:30 departure to Lunar Canyon
10:30 Arrival / trekking 2-3km
13:00 BBQ lunch by the river/ local wine
15:00 Departure to Saty village
17:00 Arrival at the guest house
18:00 master class how Baursaks are baked
8:30 Arrival to Lake Kolsai
9:00 Boat rental / cruise
10:30 Trekking to the observation point / walk around
12:00 Departure to Lake Kaindy (flooded forest)
13:00 Trekking 3km 14:00 Arrival to the Lake / walk
15:00 Arrival at the guest house / lunch
16:00 Departure to the city of Almaty
20:00 Arrival at the Hotel
The tour program is flexible, because, first of all it is an individual tour, we can change the program depending on the weather conditions.
We are looking forward to meeting you on this amazing tour!
With pleasure our Team will answer all your questions :)
ON REQUEST THE TOUR PROGRAM CAN BE FOR 2-3 DAYS