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Trekking Kazakhstan: Round 010
Duration: 10 days
1. You will arrive at the airport, and your guide will meet you. You will be accompanied in Almaty city. Then you will have breakfast. Round Almaty city. Visiting Panfilovtzev of 28 parks, Zenkov Cathedral, Museum of musical instruments, Republic Square, Monument of Independence, Medeo skating rink. One dinner at local café. By visiting the mountain where the Kok-Tobe television tower. A rope way ride. One dinner at local café. Your night is organized in the hotel.
2. We begin with round round trekking in Charyn Canyon (200 km) - believing that the second largest in the world after the famous one in America Colorado. A dinner at a local café. To return to Almaty, a free time. One dinner at local café. Your night is organized in the hotel.
3. The day begins with trekking to the Big Almaty Lake (25 km), located at the mouth over 2500 m. above sea level. This is one of the most scenic and popular places to visit among local residents. People are involved from the beautiful nature, clean air, forests and the lake is final directly. It has been produced as a result of an ancient glacier that has left the pool. Later it has been supplied with hot water, and the lake has emerged. Return to a town and pass the railway station for a train to leave at 17:27 Shymkent. Your night is organized on board the train.
4. Arrival in Shymkent in the morning, a breakfast meeting and guide the local cafe. Registration hotel. Shymkent city excursion. Makes a trip trekking in the foothills of the mountains Kazgurt to visit a number of animal stone which according to one legend are holy places. Return to Shymkent. Your night is organized in the hotel.
5. The day begins with trekking to Turkestan (180 km, 3 h). In a way to ruin Otrar Arystan-trekking and Áýá mausoleum. Upon arrival at the hotel and Turkestan agreement excursion Yassawi Khodja Mausoleum Akhmet (in feet) - a sacred place for every Muslim. Returning to the hotel.
6. Trekking makes a trip to the station for departure to Aralsk at 14:24.
7. Arrival in Aralsk at 03:46. Meeting at the station, go to a local family. Stay home.
The morning. In the afternoon city tour with a visit to the Aral Sea and the Old Harbour Museum. A dinner. Trekking makes a trip to Aralsk. Your night is organized in a local family.
8. During the visit of this small town lost in the desert of salt and sand, you will see the Old Harbour Museum and the village men catch Tastubek "graveyard court", close - like people to nominate a place where the excluded - the kings of the sea courts remain broken and forgotten now. Trekking makes a trip to Aralsk.
9. The day begins with trekking round of the Kzyl-Orda Aralsk for a train leaving for Astana at 22:30. Your night is organized on board the train.
10. Our guide will accompany you to the airport.
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Today we can say that it reflected the phenomenon and philosophy of a nomad and his way of life. Yurt can be understood as an eternal reminder of the greatness and infinity of the universe, and as a perpetual call for understanding and humility before the deep mysteries of nature. It can be thought of homely and secure home, full of fantastic colorful comfort. You can see it as incomprehensible easy collapsible design, obedient to the will of the owner, which is going in a few minutes in any landscape - the valley of the mountains and valley, green hills and endless expanses of the steppes.
In all aspects, in any of its variations, whether uy ak - a white or ceremonial otau ui - a small tent Suite, hiking, tent or uy Jol poserevshaya rain everyday shepherd tent - it will always be precious to us and dear symbol of our life ancestors.
Tourists are offered in a yurt Kazakh national cuisine to try on the expanded dastarkhan (table). The traditional Kazakh dish - a delicious besbarmak (boiled mutton or horse meat part of the test). Do not miss kuyrdak (fried lamb intestines), gourmet horse (shuzhuk, kazi, pressed-zhaya), pilaf, manti (meat with vegetables in pastry) and kebabs (meat grilled on skewers).
Kazakh products (Ira, and katyk irimshyk) is very unusual taste. Kumyz from mare's milk is considered to have healing properties. Baursaks (like donuts, fried dough part), melt in your mouth. Dastarkhan always end with tea flavored tea with cream.
Renowned for their quality leather products: saddles horses, vessels (torsuk used to store mare's milk) and whip, causing all the envy and admiration. Blacksmiths making from ancient times Kazakh spears, guns, sabers and swords. Kazakh wood is widely known and used for the manufacture of doors, chests, tables and beds. Horns of cattle used to produce amazing ladles for pouring into them koumiss. The most pleasing thing is that visitors can not only observe the work of skilled craftsmen, but also especially liked the book or souvenir item.
Kazakh artisans are very skilled, particularly in the creation of jewelery. Steppe jewelers are widely used noble white silver in their works. In the special local stores you can buy different kinds of unusual national earrings: konyrau-syrga (bell), shashakty-syrga (with lots of visyulek) and shima-was played (spiral), as well as brooches and pendants (onerzhiek). The first ornaments were made in the animal style made famous in the animal style, and is now fine rings made in this style, be sure to catch your attention. Women can choose their zhuzik - an ensemble that is associated with three rings and fine chains.