Ethnographic village (nomadic Kazakh life and traditions show)
80 km from Almaty and back
Tourist season: April - October
Weekdays: all days except Mondays
Price: from $32 per person
You will find an informative theatrical show program, which is an acquaintance with the customs and traditions of the Kazakh people in a specially created ethnographic village, located in a picturesque place at the foot of the Trans-Ili Alatau mountains.
In the program, the guests will be acquainted with the structure of the yurt, philosophy and sacred meaning of the yurt for the nomad. The guests will also get acquainted with the life of the Kazakhs: cleaning and whipping wool, making yarn with a spindle, getting flour and talkan in dermen, the rite of laying the child in Besik, the rite of Tusau kesu and Atka Otyrgyzu.
Then you will have a delicious lunch of the national Kazakh dishes.
At the end of the program, you will be given a master class on cooking Baursaks - a traditional flour product of the people of Central Asia.
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- 10:00 Hotel pick-up
- 11:00 Arrival of guests to the ethno-aul
Meeting guests with two warriors in battle armor and the Shashu ritual, treating all guests with baursaks
- 12:30 Demonstration of the performance of the group “SARBAZ” (various programs presented in the form of theatrical performances - legends and national equestrian games)
- 13:00 Lunch of the national Kazakh dishes
- 14:00 Masterclass
- 15:00 Free time (Horseback riding, photo session in national costumes, riding on the swing "Altybakan", communication with animals of the contact zoo)
- 17:00 Hotel drop-off
OPTIONS & PRICES
PRIVATE tour: 30 USD per person, +120 USD for a guide/car (max. 3 tourists)
✔️ Hotel pick-up/drop-off
✔️ Comfortable transportation
✔️ ENG-speaking certified guide
✔️ Lunch of the national Kazakh dishes
✔️ All taxes and entrance fees
HOW TO BOOK
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