2 dayArrival in Shymkent, excursions around Turkestan
07.00-08: 00 Arrival, near Shymkent, breakfast in a cafe
08.00-09: 00 Departure for an excursion
09: 00-10: 00 Visit to the underground cave Ak-Meshit
10: 00-11: 00 Departure for an excursion
11: 00-12: 00 excursion to the Otrar settlement
12.00-14.00 Departure to the Arystan Bab Mausoleum
14: 00-15: 00 Lunch
15.00-16.00 excursion to Arystan bab
16: 00-17: 00 Departure to Turkestan
17: 00-18: 30 excursion in Turkestan with a visit to the Khazret Sultan complex
18: 30-18: 40- arrival at the hostel, accommodation by rooms, free time for rest and walks
3 dayExcursions around Taraz - Travel back to Almaty
06.00-06.30 Breakfast at the hostel, check-out and delivery of rooms
06: 30-07: 30 Departure for the excursion
07: 30-09: 00 Visit to Ukasha-ata - a memorial complex in the Turkestan region, including a mazar (mausoleum) and a well.
09.00-13.30 Transfer to Taraz city.
13:30 14:30 lunch at a local cafe
14: 30-17: 30 start of excursions
Visiting architectural monuments of the XI-XII centuries:
- inspection of the mausoleums "Aisha-bibi", "Babaji - khatum", "Karakhan",
- the historical complex "Tekturmas".
17:30 Departure to Almaty
23:50 estimated arrival in Almaty
What is included
Accommodation 1 night in a hostel on the basis of breakfast;
Professional guide services during excursions;
Breakfast on the first day of arrival in Shymkent;
Entrance fees to facilities;
Lunches and dinners
During this 3-day bus tour, you will have time to touch the history, because we will visit the ancient mausoleums, settlements, and also make wishes during excursions to holy places.
Tour with an excursion to Turkestan will not leave anyone indifferent! Here you will have the opportunity to see historical monuments and museums, touch objects that are more than one thousand years old, listen to stories and legends associated with each unique place, relax and spend time with benefit.