Karagie Hollow


Duration: 21 days
Length: 200 km
Difficulty: А
Seasonality: April 15 till October 15
Group: no more than 10 persons

One-day departure from Aktau to the Karakiya Depression – the third deepest in the world (the dry salty Batyr Lake floor is 132m deep). The route crosses the Depression west to east and lays along its eastern edge. The purpose is to visit few panorama sites and descending to the Depression’s floor in its southern end to see the fossilized fish remains. The Depression is the National Karakiya-Karakol Zoological Reserve.