Altyn Yemel National Park occupies the area of 450 thousand hectares and hosts 3 spectacular landforms, such as the Singing Dune
    150 m high (day 1), Katutau volcanic rock, and Aktau or the white mountains
    (day 2).  The next highlight of the tour is the magnificent Charyn canyon on a day 3.

    Tour Duration: 3 Days, 950 km including 360 km offroad:

    Tour Price:





    Tour Inclusions: Transport, Guide Service, Park permits, Guesthouse stay, food 


    Tour itinerary:

    Day 1

    9 AM: departure from the city; 

    2 PM: reach the national park (Basshy village), getting the permits, lunch at Aigai Kum guesthouse;      

    3.30-6PM: tour to the Singing Dune*;

    7 PM – dinner at Aigai Kum guesthouse
    Day 2

    8 -9 AM Breakfast at Aigai Kum guesthouse

    9 AM - 5 PM Altyn Yemel: Katutau and Aktau* (offroad only), lunch at Aktau (lunchboxes)

    6 PM – return to the guesthouse

    7 PM – lunch at Aigai Kum guesthouse
    Day 3

    8 -9 AM Breakfast at Aigai Kum guesthouse

    9AM-1PM drive to Charyn Canyon

    1-4PM Charyn canyon* (lunch at a camping area)

     4-8PM drive to Almaty

    *spending 2 hours max at the Singing dune, climbing the top of the dune

    * 2-hour easy hiking at Aktau

    *easy hiking at Charyn – 3 km gradual descent one way, and 3 km gradual lift on a way back (safari jeep for a ride back, if available)


    Altyn Yemel National Park and Charyn canyon (3 days)

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