Fishing in the delta of the Ili River


Tour operator “Asia Discovery LTD” offers fishing in a delta of the river Ili in 400 kms from Almaty city or on the rivers Lepsy (480 kms) and Ayagoz (600 kms) close to lake Balkhash. You will ride to the camp on a motor-vehicle of high permeability. It takes about seven-eight hours to get from Almaty to the camp. In these rivers you can catch a cat-fish 2,5 meters long, the weight of each is 150-200 kgs. The best season for fishing: in the spring from April 20 till June 10 and in the autumn from August 20 till October 20.
Two fishermen and one instructor on each boat will take you to the fishing place. At the site we offer for you to stay in tents or in yurts (traditional Kazakh housing). You will be provided three meals a day. Shower and toilet. Translator and instructor are provided.

Almaty - Aral-Tobe - Beimene passage - Aral-Tobe village - Almaty

Expansion of a route: an automobile part - 600 kms.
Duration: 7 days (6 nights).
Season: May - October.

Description of the tour:
Day 1. Arrival to Almaty - airport pick-up - transfer airport hotel "Kazakhstan" - rest - excursion on a high-mountainous ice-skating ring "Medey" – Almaty city tour.
Day 2. Breakfast. Moving to a delta area of the Ili river in a village Aral-Tobe (300 kms). Lunch. Loading on motor boats, moving to a camp in the area of a Beymene passage (seven hours on the boats). Dinner. Stay a night over.
Days 3-5. 6.00 Get-up, light breakfast, fishing. 9.00 Breakfast. Departure on boats, fishing. Lunch. Free time. 17.00 Departure for the river, fishing. Dinner. A night in a tent place.
Day 6. Breakfast. Packing a camp. Departing on boats for Aral-Tobe (seven hours on boats). Lunch. Departing for Almaty (300 kms). On arrival accommodation in the hotel "Kazakhstan".
Day 7. Breakfast. Visit of museums. Lunch at a national restaurant. In the evening dinner on a mountain of Kok-Tobe (Blue Top). Night city view. Go down to hotel Kazakhstan on a cable. Transfer Almaty - airport. Departure for home.