Tour to Big Almaty lake will let you experience true nature only a few miles away from Almaty. In less than an hour, a comfortable car will deliver you to the Big Almaty Lake. Big Almaty Lake is located on 2500 m elevation, surrounded by astonishing pine forest, alpine meadows, high snow peaks and glaciers. It is also a source of fresh water for most households in Almaty.
All the way through the mountains, you will enjoy picturesque views of Alma Arasan (apple nectar) valley, that is famous for its mineral springs, unique vegetation and animals, craftsmen village. At the end of the tour, by demand, you will enjoy a never disappointing 40 min open-air raptor birds show at "Sunkar".
Tour Duration: 3-5 Hours (5 hours if you wish to attend the show of birds of prey )
Tour Type: Transport Based
Tour Price (3 hours)
Tour Price (5 hours including the Birds of prey show)
Park of the First President of Kazakhstan, Big Almaty river, Big Almaty river Dam, Hunting birds center Sunkar, Craftsmen village, Bear Valley, Mineral Springs, Big Almaty Lake
Tour Inclusions: Professional Tour Guide Service, Transportation, National park permit, Tickets to the birds of prey show, water
Important info: the bird show is held March-November, Monday is a day off.
Big Almaty Lake
(3 or 5 hour tour)