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Full-Day Beehive Experience In Kaskelen Gorge From Almaty
  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Nature, Bizarre Encounters, Sightseeing

  • Duration

    1 Day

  • Activity Level

    Easy

  • Language

    English

Description

Head on a day trip to Kaskelen town, a fascinating journey to the beautiful and untouched Kaskelen mountain gorge. Visit the apiary nestled in the Kaskelen Gorge to observe the complex movement that goes on in beehives. Before leaving for Apiary, savour Kuurdak, a traditional meat dish made in Central Asia. 

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    • 10:00 Meet your tour guide at the agreed-upon location and depart from Almaty. Hike along the mountains to arrive at an Elk Farm, where you can see herds of elks at holistic grazing, at the altitude of 2000 m above sea level.

    • 12:00 Taste the National dish, "Kuyrdak", made of elk. Enjoy lunch at the elk farm at your own expense and enjoy your free time.

    • 13:30 Depart to Apiary, located in the mountains in the Almaty region.

    • 14:00 Visit the local beekeeper and see how he takes care of bees and the complex superorganism in the hive. The beekeeper will provide you with bee suits, gloves and mask to protect you when he opens the hive to show you the inner workings.

    • 17:00 Return to Almaty.

    • 18:00 Arrive in Almaty and transfer to the hotel.

What's Included
  • Transport with professional driver per itinerary

  • English-speaking Almaty tour guide services

  • Entrance (eco) fees (except photo and video charges)

What's Excluded
  • Meals (8-10 USD per person)

  • Photo and video charges

  • Beverages

  • Portages at airports and hotels

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Any personal expenses

  • Any services not included in the above itinerary

Know before you go
  • If you are vegetarian or have food allergies, please let the guide know.

Meeting Point

Almaty, Kazakhstan

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Starting From

From

USD 303.00 / person

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