One of nature's marvels, the Charyn Canyon is over 56 miles (90 km) in length with beauty and majesty reminiscent of the US Grand Canyon. Located only 2 hours from Almaty, it is easy to visit.
Experience stunning unspoiled natural beauty and tranquility here. Even the wild animals do not fear humans.
The Dzungarian Gate, the most popular area in this region for visitors, is a mountain pass between Birliktau and Militau, and formerly part of the great Silk Road trading route.
Have you ever heard sand dunes sing?
This truly amazing site, sight and sound occurs when winds blow over the ridges of the sand dunes when they are dry, causing the sand to shift and make a unique type of sound. They are located north-east of Almaty, in the country's largeset national park, Altyn-Emel.
If you want to witness the launch of a space ship, we invite you to the world's largest Cosmodrome of Baikonur.
Day 1. Baikonur city
Transfer to Baikonur. Check-in at the hotel.
Day 2. Tour to Baikonur
Breakfast at the hotel.
Trip to the launch site. If there is a manned launch, you have an opportunity to watch cosmonauts.
Transfer to the complex, where test work is done. The visit is permitted by Roskosmos.
Tour to the Cosmodrome museum, watching the legendary ship "Buran". Tourists can see houses that once were a place of stay of S.P. Korolyov and the first cosmonaut Yu.A. Gagarin.
Trip to the site, were the carrier vehicle "Soyuz" is launched. Upon permission of Roskosmos, you can visit the launch complex, from which Gagarin took off.
Accomodation in the hotel, lunch (available at extra cost). City tour with a visit to Museum to learn about the history of the Baikonur Cosmodrome.
Dinner (paid separately). Free time and rest.
Day 3. Baikonur city
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the railway station.