Tour to Korgalzhyn Natural Reserve1 Day | Korgalzhyn Natural Reserve

Tour to Korgalzhyn Natural Reserve

City: Akmola Province
Duration: one day
Season: May to September on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays

Unusual one-day tour to Korgalzhyn Natural Reserve, included to the UNESCO World Heritage List. After driving 130km Astana, you will find yourself close to nature where you may see pink flamingoes, pelicans and many other species of birds. In a day, it’s possible to enjoy only the smallest part of the natural richness of Kazakhstan, but it will definitely be enough to leave you deeply impressed.

Tour itinerary:

In the morning, leave Astana and head southwest from Astana to Korgalzhyn Natural Reserve (130 km, 2 h.). Established in 1968, National Park is included in UNESCO World Heritage list. Today, it is the largest national park of Kazakhstan with its territory exceeding half million hectares. Korgalzhyn is home to more than 300 species of wildlife including rare Siberian white crane, the Dalmatian pelican, and Pallas’s fish eagle. The park is a place of living of pink flamingo in Kazakhstan.

Start exploring the area visiting “Birds Paradise” centre with Steppe Hall, winter garden, and History and Ethnography Hall. You will also have a chance to watch a 20-minute movie “Mystery of protected land”. Continue to eco-routes in the park.

Return to Astana, drop off at your hotel.

Prices:

Number of travellers 1 2 3 4 5
Price per person, USD 460 245 190 150 130

 

Price includes:

  1. Transportation;
  2. Service of an English-speaking guide;
  3. Lunch;
  4. Entrance fees and ecological tax.

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