6 Days

The Salt of the Earth

Mangystau, Kazakhstan

This is an amazing jeep tour across the most exciting sights of West Kazakhstan. From beautiful blue bay to gorges mountains. During this tour you will feel the real force of nature.


6 Days

Activity Level



Accommodation, Transportation, Excursions , Meals, English Speaking driver

What will you do

Trip to Blue Bay Bautino to the stone traces of the Great Silk road

Have lunch in Saura Gorge prepared by your guide

Overnight in beautiful Tamshaly tract

Trip to Zhigalgan valley also known as Fallen earth

Visiting some unique underground mosques.

Take a photo in Torysh valleyof Magical balls

Walk along Tuzbair salt lake

Trekking in Bozhira valley to the Dead Note Cliff

Visiting Karagie depression the lowest point in Kazakhstan

Your itinerary

Day 1

Arrival and transfer to hotel in Aktau

Day 2
Aktau-Blue Bay Bautino - Saura Gorge- Tamshaly tract

Travel to Bay of Bautino, explore the remains of the Great Silk road, and arrive at Tamshaly track.

Day 3
Zhigalgan & Plateau Tupkaragan

Visit the Zhigalgan valley and sleep in tents in Akmishtau valley

Day 4
Tuzbair salt lake – Ustyrt Plato - Beket-Ata – Naizatau Mount

Travel to Tuzbair salt lake, visit Ustyrt Plato, enter Beket-Ata and go up the Naizatau Mount

Day 5
Bozhira Valley- Bokty mount- Tuesu Sands - Karagiye Depression -Aktau

Trek the Bozhira Valley, depart Bokty mount, explore Tuesu Sands and arrive to the Karagiye Depression

Day 6

Transfer to airport for onward departure.

Price Includes

  • Accommodation in hotel  2 nights(including breakfast)
  • Accommodation in tent (from 2 till 5 days)
  • Excursions according to the program
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
  • Transport service according to the program
    English Speaking driver

Price per person

From 770 USD*

*Based on 2 pax in double occupancy

Your host

Elena Tereschenko

Elena Tereschenko

Kazakhstan is full of wonderful places and sights. And Elena can not only show you these places but also help you to feel the spirit of Kazakhstan and dive into Kazakh culture. Being 17 years in sphere of tourism she knows what will be interesting for travelers as no one.
You can be sure that your trip is in good hands because Elena is very attentive to details and also have everything under her control.
The tours with Elena will be remembered for life, they will give you only positive emotions and you will have a rest of the really high quality..

The Salt of the Earth

6 Days

From 770 USD per person