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Glaciological station T1 and Tuyuk Su glacier circus/ all year around

from $80.00

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Trip to the eternal winter

  • Vacation Style
  • Activity level Средне
    4/8

The mountains of Trans ili AlaTau amaze travelers with the variety of landscape, plant and animal life. In one day of the tour we will pass from hot summer into snow winter: we will pass through the woods the Schrenk’s spruces and birchwoods, to the height of 3000 meters above sea level to cliffs and glaciers. A particular interest of the tour is provided by the acquaintance to scientists of the glaciological station «T-1» who investigate and observe a glacier during the whole year. The T-1 station was founded in the late fifties of the XX century.

Highlights

  • Visiting the Tuyuksu mountaineering camp and Mynzhilki meteorological station
  • Scenic mountain area of Tuyuksu and view of circus of a glacier
  • Visiting the historical meteorological station  «T-1»
What’s included in this tour?
  • Off road vehicle
  • English speaking guide
  • Food: soft drinks and snacks on the way, picnic, lunch
What’s not included in this tour?
  • Airline tickets
  • Visa support (by request)
  • Health insurance
  • Photoshooting (by request)
  1. Day 1 more

    8:00—09:00 transfer Almaty – Мedeo area

    09:00—09:30  Cable car lift Medeo — Shymbulak

    09:30—12:00 hike to the Mynzhilki dam

    12:00—13:00 picnic-lunch

    13:00—14:00 Hike to the Station Т1 and bottom of the Tuyuk-Su glacier

    15:00—18:30 way down and return to Almaty