Day 2: Morning excursion to Issik Kurgans, Museum and return to Almaty city for Lunch (100 km both ways). Afternoon visit of Panfilov park, Zenkov Cathedral, War Memorial. Transfer to the airport for flight to Shymkent. Suggested flight (subject to change).
Day 3: Shymkent/Otrar ruins/Turkestan (totally: 285 km). Visit of Ahmed Yassawi complex.
Day 4: Turkestan/ Shymkent (165 km)/Aksu Djabagly (100 km). Continue visit of Ahmed Yassawi complex and later depart for Aksu Djabagly Nature park. Arrival in the late afternoon.
Day 5: Aksu Djabgly/ Sayram village/Shymkent. In the morning we take a walk in the park. Departure to visit the minaret and mausoleums of Sayram village. Continue to Shymkent. Dinner. Transfer to the airport at 21-00 for the flight to Astana. Suggested flight (subject to change).
Day 6: Early morning arrival from Shymkent in Astana. Transfer from the airport to Hotel King. Later sightseeing tour covering all main attractions of Astana city.
Day 7: Excursion to Korgalzhyn/Tengiz lakes and on return visit Alzhir Camp and Museum. Return to Astana – o/n. Korgalzhyn national reserve has been nominated to the list of UNESCO World Natural Heritage Tengiz and Korgalzhyn Lakes (160 km northwest of Astana).
Day 8: Astana - airport.
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