Kyrgyzstan – Kazakhstan combined tour takes you around the capitals and highlights of these two countries. You will arrive first in Bishkek, discover some fascinating attractions, relaxing parks and the magnificent Ala-Archa National Park, which is located just an hour drive from Bishkek. Next, you will depart to the treasure of Kyrgyzstan: The enormous alpine lake called Issyk-Kul that lies at the altitude of 1600 m above sea level.
Further in Kazakhstan, you will observe the majestic Charyn Canyon which is often compared with the Grand Canyon in the US due to the similarity of the red sedimentary rock. Afterwards, you will visit the Kazakhstan’s largest city of Almaty and complete the tour with its young capital Astana.
Arrival at Bishkek airport at 05:25 morning, early check-in hotel, rest. Transfer to lunch at the local restaurant. Transfer to Ala-Archa National Park 1-2 hours short track. Transfer to Bishkek City tour from the bus (Ala-Too Square, Oak Park, Parliament) Dinner and transfer to hotel.
Accommodation: 3* Hotel in Bishkek
Check out the hotel after breakfast. Transfer to Cholpon Ata town, Issyk Kul lake. Excursion to Burana Tower on the way. Lunch at the local house/family. For dinner, we will arrive in Cholpon Ata town.
Accommodation: in a hotel by the lake.
Breakfast. Transfer from Cholpon Ata to Karakol gorge. Lunch. Short trek. Dinner. Check-in and overnight in Karakol
Accommodation: hotel in Karakol
Breakfast. Transfer to Charyn canyons, Kazakhstan through Kegen Kyrgyz – Kazakh control border. Lunch – picnic on the way (lunch boxes). For dinner, we will arrive at the tourist complex in Charyn.
Accommodation: yurts or small wood house in the complex.
Breakfast. Transfer to Altyn Emel National park. Lunch – picnic (lunchboxes).
Sightseeing. Departure to Almaty. Dinner. Check-in the hotel.
Accommodation: hotel in Almaty
Breakfast. Almaty City tour (Medeo, Shym Bulak, Green bazaar, park, etc.). Lunch and dinner at the local café. Overnight in Almaty.
Accommodation: Hotel in Almaty
Breakfast. Rest time. Check out from the hotel. Lunch. Transfer to Almaty International airport. Flight to Astana and transfer to hotel, followed by a dinner.
Accommodation: hotel in Astana
Breakfast. City tour. Lunch at the local café. Farewell dinner. Overnight in Nur Sultan.
Accommodation: hotel in Astana
Breakfast in hotel. Transfer to Airport. Departure from Astana.
- 3 * Hotel (Twin/ Double) stay in Bishkek, Cholpon- Ata, Karakol, Almaty & Nur Sultan with breakfast;
- Guest house stay in Charyn;
- Transportation during the program;
- English speaking guide;
- Enter fees to the National parks;
- Meals ( lunch and dinners).
- Domestic flight: Almaty – Nur Sultan
- Farewell dinner
- Other activities out of the program.
4* Hotel upgrade for extra USD 230
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Tour updated 12.1.2023