Big Almaty Lake and Meteorogical station 3200m
This private tour will take you to the country of high mountains and glaciers. Exciting and picturesque trip to Big Almaty lake, normally takes half a day. The 4x4 vehicle will take you to the view-point (slightly over the lake) from where you can enjoy magnificent view of Big Almaty Lake, you can take a walk there and have some photo-shots. Traveling by a private SUV, will give you safety and comfort during your trip. Your guide will show you the most beautiful places with panoramic views tell the story of the origin of the lake and introduce you to the culture and traditions of the Kazakh people. This is ideal tour for travelers who want to get out of the city and like amazing mountains views.
Season: all year round (April-October the best time)
Highlights of the tour: Big Almaty river, Big Almaty river Dam, Hunting birds center Sunkar, Bear valley, Mineral springs, Big Almaty lake, observatory tour meteorological laboratory 3200m, hiking to Big Almaty Peak
Almaty-Big Almaty Lake-Meteorogical Station-Falcon Farm-Almaty
Big Almaty Lake is a lake in a mountain region of Zailisky Alatau located on the altitude of 2511m, 15 km south from city center of Almaty.
Exciting and picturesque trip to Big Almaty lake, normally takes half a day. The 4x4 vehicle will take you to the view-point (slightly over the lake) from where you can enjoy magnificent view of Big Almaty Lake, you can take a walk there and have some photo-shots. Next you will visit a meteorological laboratory located on 3200m altitude, where you can enjoy views of glacier and see Big Almaty Peak 3680 m. Afterwards we invite you to enjoy a small picnic, so you can rest and admire the beauty of nature. Open fire, hot tea, grill, what can be better? Also you will visit the Falcon Show.
Road length: 80 km
09-00 departure from your hotel in Almaty
10-30 arrival to Cosmo Station 3200m (walking)
11-30 departure from Cosmo Station 3200m
12-00 arrival to Big Almaty Lake (free time)
13-30 departure from Big Almaty Lake
14-30 arrival to open area restaurant (lunch)
15-45 departure from restaurant
16-00 arrival to Hunting birds center Sunkar (Falcon Show)
16-30 departure from Hunting birds center Sunkar
17-00 arrival to Almaty
Program can be changed or supplemented according to your desire.
Price per car (max. 6 travelers): 119 USD
Including: car, fuel, driver
1 Traveler - 189 USD
2 Travelers - 109 USD
3 Travelers - 83 USD
4 Travelers - 71 USD
5 Travelers - 62 USD