Mystery of Tyub-Karagan One-Day Tour

In just a day, you'll see some of Mangystau's most remarkable landmarks, including an ancient mosque, limestone canyons, a valley strewn with perfectly round stones, a lake inhabited by relic turtles, and much more.
  • Available: From May to November, daily at 7:00 AM
  • Tour Duration: 10-12 Hours
  • Starting Point: Hotel Pickup
  • Private Tour
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Private tour price depends on the number of people in the group, including children aged 4 and over. A child participates in the tour at the price of an adult. The price (per person) indicated below is for a group of 2 persons.

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Mysteries of Tyub-Karagan One-Day Tour
Mysteries of Tyub-Karagan One-Day Tour


  • You will meet your guide at your hotel in Aktau. From there, you will explore various attractions on the Tyub-Karagan Peninsula (Tupkaragan Peninsula), with the first stop being Lake Saura.
  • Next, you will see the Zhygylgan Hollow. After a short excursion, we will proceed to a historical and religious landmark – the Shakpak Ata Mosque, intricately carved into the rock.
  • Following a sightseeing excursion at the mosque, we will pause for lunch. Our next destination is the Torysh Valley, also known as the Valley of Globular Stones.
  • Following our visit to the Torysh Valley, we will embark on a 10-minute drive to Akespe Canyon. After exploring the canyon, our journey will continue to Mount Sherkala, where we will delve into the mountain's caves. A brief transfer will then take us to the Airakty-Shomanay Mountains for a short excursion, concluding our day with a return to Aktau.

Important Information and Recommendations:

    Age restriction: 4+
    The itinerary may change due to weather conditions.
    If you have any specific dietary requirements or restrictions, please inform us at the time of booking so that we can make appropriate arrangements. Traditional local cuisine typically includes lamb or beef, dough, and milk products.
    For this tour, be sure to wear comfortable sportswear that allows free movement. It is not recommended to wear short skirts, shorts, tight-fitting clothing, or outfits with exposed shoulders when visiting the Shakpak Ata Mosque.

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