Horse riding in Katon Karagai National park tour /12 days/
Katon Karagai National Park is a protected natural area located in the East Kazakhstan Region of Kazakhstan. The park is known for its stunning landscapes, including mountains, forests, rivers, and unique rock formations.
Certainly! Here's a suggested itinerary for a 12-day horse riding tour in Katon-Karagay National Park in Kazakhstan:
- Category: Cultural and Adventure tours
- Available: May to October
- Duration: 12 day, 11 night
- Destination: East part of Kazakhstan
A knowledgeable and experienced guide will accompany the group throughout the journey, proficient in Chinese, English, or Russian languages. The guide, a native Kazakh, possesses in-depth local knowledge and is well-equipped to handle any requests, ensuring that your holiday becomes an unforgettable experience.
For maximum comfort during touring days, the trip includes high-level, latest model, air-conditioned private 4WD vehicles. This ensures a smooth and enjoyable travel experience as you explore the diverse landscapes of Kazakhstan.
Dining experiences in Kazakhstan will feature fine American, European, and Central Asian cuisine at reputable restaurants. The country's diet, centered around mutton, beef, rice, and noodles, will form the basis of your meals. However, trail rations may include a variety of items such as vegetables, eggs, peanut butter, cheese, and, on occasion, yak!
TOUR PACKAGE PRICE
|Group size||1 pax||2-3 pax||4-6 pax||7-9 pax||10-12 pax||13-15 pax||More than 16 pax|
|No||Include service||Exclude service||Include service of Meals|
|1||Vehicle with a driver.||Items of personal nature||Lunch, Dinner|
|2||English speaking guide||Beverages, alcoholic drinks, bar bills, laundry||Per day 3 bottle water for per person /1,5 liter/|
|3||Airport shuttle||Travel and insurance||One time Kazakh traditional food /Bes barmaq/|
|4||Lunch, Dinner||International transportation|
|6||Accommodation/Tourist camps and Hotel/||Optional activities|
|7||Domestic flight tickets||Single supplement /For Hotel or Tourist camp/|
|8||Gratuity for the tour team|
Day 1: Arrival in Almaty
Upon your arrival in Almaty, the enchanting gateway to your horse riding adventure, you will be smoothly transferred to your hotel for a seamless check-in process. Take some well-deserved time to rest and rejuvenate after your journey.
Later in the day, you'll have the privilege of a detailed briefing session with your expert horse riding guide. During this informative meeting, you'll receive valuable insights into the upcoming equestrian journey, including safety guidelines, itinerary highlights, and a chance to address any queries you may have.
Get ready to embark on an unforgettable exploration of the picturesque landscapes and cultural wonders that await you on this horse riding adventure in Kazakhstan.
Day 2: Almaty to Katon-Karagay National Park
Embark on the next leg of your adventure as you take a flight from Almaty to the vibrant city of Uskemen. From there, a scenic drive awaits you, leading you to the breathtaking landscapes of Katon-Karagay National Park.
Upon arrival in the park, you'll be warmly greeted by local horse riding guides who will be your companions on this extraordinary journey. The anticipation builds as you mount your horses and begin the ride towards the first campsite, immersing yourself in the natural beauty that surrounds you.
As the day unfolds, you'll actively participate in setting up camp, creating a cozy retreat in the heart of nature. The tranquil night under the stars awaits, offering a unique and immersive experience in the midst of Katon-Karagay National Park.
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Day 3-10: Horse Riding Exploration
Each day of your adventure in Katon-Karagay National Park unfolds with exhilarating horse riding excursions, providing a deeper exploration of the park's diverse landscapes. Traverse through lush meadows, venture into dense forests, and follow the path along pristine rivers as you absorb the beauty of this natural haven.
Immerse yourself in the rich cultural tapestry of the region by visiting local nomadic settlements, offering you a unique opportunity to interact with the welcoming Kazakh people. Share stories, learn about their traditional way of life, and experience the warmth of their hospitality.
Throughout your journey, relish the awe-inspiring vistas of the Altai Mountains, a breathtaking backdrop to your horse riding escapades. As the sun sets, camp overnight in different locations within the park, creating memories under the vast, star-studded sky. Each new campsite brings a fresh perspective to your immersive experience in the heart of Katon-Karagay National Park.
|Distance||Route||Horce riding duration||Accommodation||Food|
|25km||Mountain road||5 hours||Camping/Tent/||Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner|
Day 11: Return to Almaty
As your remarkable horse riding tour in Katon-Karagay National Park comes to an end, you will bid farewell to the picturesque landscapes and make your way back to Almaty.
Upon your return, check into your hotel, allowing yourself a well-deserved moment to relax and unwind after the adventures of the day. The comfort of your accommodation provides the perfect setting for reflection on the memories created during your horse riding expedition.
For those with an adventurous spirit still lingering, the evening presents an optional opportunity to explore the enchanting city of Almaty. Whether strolling through vibrant city streets, indulging in local cuisine, or simply soaking in the city's atmosphere, your evening exploration promises to be a delightful extension of your Kazakh journey.
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Day 12: Departure
As your unforgettable journey in Almaty nears its conclusion, the final day grants you precious free time for leisure or any last-minute shopping desires. Whether you choose to explore local markets, pick up souvenirs, or simply relax, this time is yours to savor the unique charm of Almaty.
In the afternoon, a seamless transfer will take you from your hotel to the airport, ensuring a smooth departure process. Reflect on the memories made during your time in Kazakhstan as you bid farewell to the captivating landscapes and warm hospitality of Almaty. Until we meet again, safe travels and cherished memories from your Kazakh adventure.