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Dzhungarsky Alatau and Alakol lake

14 day(s)
from April to October
Tour countries:
Type of tour:
Adventure, Trekking

Day 1

Arrival in Almaty. Meeting at the airport. Transfer to the hotel "Kazzhol", accommodation in the hotel. Breakfast. Almaty sightseeing: visit to the 28 Panfilov's guardsmen park, the Cathedral church, Museum of national musical instruments, National museum, Republic square, Medeo gorge. Back to Almaty.

Transfer from Almaty - Kapshagai - Saryozek village - Taldykorgan - Tekeli (275 km, 4 hours). Accommodation in the hotel "Tekeli". Excursion by car into the village, (50 km). Overnight in the hotel.

Day 2

Breakfast. Crossing: to the river Tekeli (18 km). Go for walk in Cherkasai gorge. Back to Tekeli. Overnight in hotel

Day 3

Breakfast. Dzhungarskiy Alatau. Crossing: Теkeli - the Kora gorge (39 km, 2 hours, 30 minutes). Narrow gorge begins after overcoming the bridge through the river of Kora, approximately in 1 hour drive the gorge extends and soon we arrive to a place of our stop. Walk to a falls on the Kora river (10 km, 4 hours). Back to the camp. Overnight in tents

Day 4

Breakfast. On foot to pass: the Kora river gorge - the Kapalsky pass (Н -2800) - Kapal valley (15 km). Arrival in base camp. Overnight in tents

Day 5

Breakfast. Crossing: Kapal valley - Alakol lake (280 km, 5 hours). Arrival to Alakol lake. Accommodation in "Pelican" boarding house. Overnight in the house.

Day 6

Breakfast. Rest on Alakol lake. Overnight

Day 7

Breakfast. Crossing: Alakol lake - Kolasu gorge (30 km). Accommodation in hunting lodges. Walk in vicinities, view a panorama of Alakol lake. Walk on ridge Dzhabyk (8 km). Back to base camp. Overnight in small houses.

Day 8

Breakfast. Crossing: gorge Kolsau - village Lepsinsk - a valley of the river Aganakty (180 km, 4 hours). Walk on merges Aganyktty with the river Lepsy. Back to the camp. Overnight in tents.

Day 9

Breakfast. Crossing by machines (2 km). A campaign to lake Zhasylkol (10 km). Back to the camp. Overnight in tents.

10 Day

Breakfast. Crossing to gorge Big Baskan. (60 km). Walk on upwards on gorge of the river of Big Baskan. Overnight in tents.

Day 11

Breakfast. Crossing to gorge Sarkand. (40 km). Walk in riverhead Sarkand. Overnight in tents.

Day 12

Breakfast. Crossing to gorge Aksu (40 km). Walk on upwards on gorge of the river Aksu. Overnight in tents.

Day 13

Breakfast. Transfer to Taldykorgan. (150 km). Arrival in Taldykorgan. Crossing Taldykorgan - village Saryozek - Каpchagai - Almaty (250 km, 4 hours). Arrival in Almaty, accommodation at the hotel Kazjol. Overnight.

Day 14

Transfer to the airport, departure from Almaty.

Transport: Jeep Cherokee, Nissan Terano  - mountain jeeps

Accommodation at the hotel "Kazzhol" ***
Date of booking:  
1st day. (early check in). One night. Check in at 04.00, check out at 12.00
From 1to 2 days . One night. Check in at 12.00, check out at 12.00

Accommodation at the sanatorium "Tekeli"
Date of booking:  
From 2 to 4 days . Two nights. Check in at 12.00, check out at 12.00

Accommodation at the Boarding house "Pelican".
Date of booking:  
From 4 to 6 days. Two nights.  Check in at 12.00, check out at 12.00

Accommodation at the small houses of the hunting cordon.
Date of booking:
From 6 to 7 days . One night. Check in at 12.00, check out at 12.00

Tour schedule

1Arrival in Almaty. and city tour
Group (Package cost on Twin/Double basis)
Price per person in USD
2 people 4140 $
4 people 2650 $
6 people 2305 $
8 people 2088 $
10 people 1998 $



Service include Service does not include

- Meeting and seeing at the airport;
- Guide services;
- Accommodation at the hotels and houses (twin standard rooms with breakfast) by program;
- Single and twin accommodation in tents in trekking ;  
- Guide consultation;
- Mineral water on transfers 1.5 litr for person;
- Sightseeing entry fees;
- Ecological taxes; 

- Visa-fee;
- Airline tickets & tips;
- Insurance and other medical subcosts;
- Additional excursions, not mentioned in the program;
- Personal extras like luggage overweight;
- Laundry, phone, fax, e-mail services;
- Alcohol drinks;
- Mini bar and other extra services at the hotels.

Additional payment for single accommodation - $130
Additional payment for fill board - $385
Additional payment for half board - $280