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Almaty, Kazakhstan’s largest metropolis, is set in the foothills of the Trans-Ili Alatau mountains. It served as the country’s capital until 1997 and remains Kazakhstan’s trading and cultural hub. Baku, the capital and commercial hub of Azerbaijan, is a low-lying city with coastline along the Caspian Sea. It’s famed for its medieval walled old city, which contains the Palace of the Shirvanshahs, a vast royal complex, and the iconic stone Maiden Tower.

Itinerary

DAY - 1

Departure from Delhi Airport to Almaty!

Almaty Welcomes You!!

 1220 Hrs Departure from Delhi (KC 908) / BY AIR ASTANA
 Arrival in Almaty at 1640 Hrs
 Transfer Airport-Hotel by bus/ Check-in to the Hotel at 1900 Hrs
 Transfer for Gala Dinner at Indian Restaurant with 2+2 Snacks + Local beer & Local vodka + Indian Buffet + Dance Show at 2000 HRS
 Transfer to Hotel at 2230 Hrs
 Free time – can explore night Life activities at you own.
 Overnight at Hotel.

DAY - 2 ALMATY MEDOWS & CHIMBULAK

BREAKFAST 0700-1000 HRS
 Transfer to excursion at 1030 Hrs
 This tour provides you the best opportunity to see the beautiful mountain surroundings of Almaty city. The first stop of the tour awaits you in the Medeo Gorge, where in the wonderful mountains of Trans-Ili Ala-Tau the largest high mountain skating rink in the world is located as well as the huge dam, protecting the city from destructive mudflows formed on the tops of the western Tien Shan. Next destination is Chimbulak ski resort (Cable Car Fee Included), located at an altitude of 2230 meters above sea level. It is very popular for its mild climate, large quantity of sunny days and snow through the winter and remarkable scenery of mountain ranges.
 Late Lunch in Indian Resturant at 1500 HRS
 Almaty City Tour with English speaking guide
 You will know more about history and development of the southern capital of Kazakhstan and see its major attractions:, Palace of President, Republic Square and Monument of Independence, and Astana Square, Panfilov Park, Abai Square and Palace of Republic, Presidential Park.
 Transfer for Dinner at Indian Resturant at 2000 hrs
 Transfer to Hotel at 2230 Hrs
 Free time – can explore night activities at you own.

Overnight at Hotel

DAY- 3 ALMATY BAKU

Breakfast 0700-1000Hrs
 0730 Hrs Checkout from hotel & Transfer to airport.
 Depart Almaty @ 1025 Hrs (KC 111)
 Arrival in Baku@ 1215 Hrs
 Transfer from Airport to Restaurant.
 1400 Hrs LUNCH AT INDIAN RESTAURANT
 1530 Hrs check in at hotel
 1730 Hrs Assembly at hotel lobby & proceed to Panoramic City Tour:
 Visit to Highland Park-Alley of Martyrs, The National Assemblyalso transliterated as MilliMajlis, Flame towers-the tallest skyscraper in Baku.
 Later you will visit Baku Crystal Hall an indoor arena in Baku, Azerbaijan. Located on the coast of Baku near National Flag Square, construction of the arena began in August 2011 and finished in April 2012—in time for it to host its first major event, the 2012 edition of the Eurovision Song Contest
 Walking through Baku Boulevard which stretches along a south-facing bay on the Caspian Sea. It traditionally starts at Freedom Square continuing west to the Old City and beyond. Since 2012, the YeniBulvar (New Boulevard) has virtually doubled the length to 3.75 km.
 2000 Hrs DINNER AT INDIAN RESTURANT
 Transfer to Hotel at 2230 Hrs
 Free time – can explore night activities at you own
 Overnight at Hotel

DAY- 4 BAKU CITY TOUR

Breakfast 0700-1000hrs
 1000 Hrs Our tour program starts with Old City or Inner City is the historical core of Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. The Old City is the most ancient part of Baku, which is surrounded by walls were well protected. In 2007, the Old City had a population of about 3000 people. In December 2000, the Old City of Baku, including the Palace of the Shirvanshahs and Maiden Tower, became the first location in Azerbaijan to be classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Lunch at Indian Resturant at 1400hrs
 1530 Hrs After lunch group will experience the happening street of Nizami Street known for shopping
 1800 Hrs Tour continues with the visit to the charming example of modern achticture. The Heydar Aliyev Center a 57,500 m2 building complex in Baku, Azerbaijan designed by Iraqi-British architect ZahaHadid and noted for its distinctive architecture and flowing, curved style that eschews sharp angles. The center is named after Heydar Aliyev, the first secretary of Soviet Azerbaijan from 1969 to 1982, and president of Azerbaijan Republic from October 1993 to October 2003. (Photoshoot outside).
 Transfer for Dinner at Indian Resturant at 2000 hrs
 Transfer Back to Hotel at 2230 Hrs
 Free time – can explore night activities at you own
Overnight at Hotel

DAY-5  FLAMES TOUR

 Breakfast 0700-1000 hrs
 1000 Hrs Assembly at hotel lobby . Trip to "Fire Mountain "-"Yanardag" -a mountain on Absheron peninsula , 25 km from north of Baku. Literally, word "Yanardag" means "Blazing mountain". Blazing bodies of flame dance on stones and floor. Yanar dag is a natural gas fire which blazes continuously on a hillside on the Absheron Peninsula on the Caspian Sea near Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, which itself is known as the "land of fire."
 1130 Hrs Tour continues with Ateshgah (Fire Worshippers Temple) Based on Persian and Indian inscriptions, the temple was used as a Hindu and Zoroastrian place of worship. "Atash”» is the Persian word for fire. The pentagonal complex, which has a courtyard surrounded by cells for monks and a tetra pillar-altar in the middle, was built during the 17th and 18th centuries. It was abandoned in the late 19th century, probably
due to the dwindling of the Indian population in the area. The natural "eternal flame" went out in 1969, after nearly a century of exploitation of petroleum and gas in the area, but is now lit by gas piped from the nearby city
 Lunch at Indian Resturant at 1400 Hrs

DAY  5 - FLAMES TOUR
 1430 Hrs Continue with Baku Ferris Wheel, also known as the Baku Eye is a Ferris wheel on Baku Boulevard in the Seaside National Park of Baku, capital of Azerbaijan. The wheel is 60 metres tall and has 30 cabins, each holding eight people. It makes a complete turn in 30 to 40 minutes.
 1530 Hrs Start Shopping tour with Local Sweet Shop, Azerbaijan Brand: Aliahmad’S
 1600 Hrs Proceed to Local vine and alcoholic drinks shop
 1700 Hrs Continue with “Xurcun” dry fruits and sweets shop
 1830 Hrs Enjoy Boat tour
 2000 Hrs Dinner at Indian Resturant
 Transfer Back to Hotel at 2230 Hrs
 Free time – can explore night activities at you own

 Overnight at Hotel

DAY - 6 GOOD BYE

 Breakfast 0700-1000 HRS
 Transfer from hotel to Airport @ 1030 HRS
 Depart Baku @ 1315 HRS (KC 112)
 Arrive Almaty @ 1830 HRS
 Depart Almaty @ 2210 HRS (KC 963)  Arrive Delhi @ 0130 (+1) HRS

NOTE: There might be changes to the above mentioned Itinerary however, smaller might be but it will be aimed to enhance and optimize your experience with us.

Travel Date in 2020 Cost Per Pax on Twin Sharing basis Cost Per person on Single Sharing basis
 March 20, May 06, 13,20      Rs. 70,500     Rs. 80,900
 June 10, 17,24    Rs. 72,500     Rs. 82,900
 July 08,15,22,31
 Aug 05, Sep 02

Hotel : 4* Best Western plus Atakent /Hotel Almaty or Similar
Emerald Suite Hotel Baku or Similar.

Return Economy Class Air Tickets with Meals From Ex-Delhi
 02 Nights Hotel Accomodation on Twin// Double Sharing basis in Almaty
 03 Nights Hotel Accomodation on Twin// Double Sharing basis in Baku
 Airport/ Hotel and Hotel/ Airport Transfers, City tours in an A/C Vehicle
 Excursions as Shown in Itineary
 05 Buffet Breakfast + 04 Lunches + 04 Normal Dinner + 01 Gala Dinner (Applicable on Minimum 15 Pax) in
Almaty
 Gala Dinner – 2 + 2 non veg/veg snacks, soda, soft drinks, mixtures etc) at an Indian Restaurant with Dance
Show at Restaurant, 2 hours free flow local vodka & beer
 Entrances: Cable Car at Chimbulak ski resort + Ateshgah + Yanardag + Ferris wheel (Depending on weather
 conditions) & Boat Tour (Depending on weather conditions)
 02 bottles Per person Per day
 English speaking guide throughout the program in Kazakhstan & Azerbaijan\
 All Taxes at the time of production
 E – Visa Fee for Azerbaijan
 Rates are Net and Non- Commissionable

EXCLUSIONS

  • Anything not mentioned in itinerary
  • Porter Service
  • Hard Drinks
  • Charges in Hotel for additional Service/ Penalty.

 

 

Terms & Conditions:
 Airfare Policy:
 100% Advance at the time of booking (For FIT bookings)
 30% Advance at the time of booking (For GIT bookings)
 100% payment will be required 25 days before departure.
 Tickets are Non Refundable 25 days before departure and Non Transferable after issuance.
 Ticketing time limit would be 7 days before departures.
Visa Policy & Requirement:
 Only properly scanned passport copies (front and back pages) are required for visa application.
 Visa fee (once applied) is non refundable and non transferable.
 Azerbaijan Normal Visa process takes 3 working days.
 06 months minimum validity required from date of travel in any passport.
Payment Policy :
Minimum advance amount of Rs.30,000/- per passenger to be paid for processing the booking. This amount is non-refundable .
Cancellation Policy:
Bookings amount Non Refundable
29-15 days prior departure 65% of Full Fare
14-10 days prior departure 85% of Full Fare
09 days or less prior departure 100% of Full Fare
No show/ No written notice 100% of Full Fare
Terms & Conditions:-
Package costs are quoted as per the current rate of USD 01 US DOLLAR = 71.90 as on 19 Dec 2019, if any fluctuation comes at the time of booking, customer has to pay the difference amount. during any unexpected exhibition and events.
2 years is considered as infant and 2 years to 11 years are considered to be child.
any of the services are not taken. at this moment. -in time of the hotels varies between 15.00 hrs to 16.00 hrs and check out
time varies between 11.00 to 12.00hrs. -in & late check out will be subjected to availability of rooms. -least 6 months from the date of travel
illness or other natural calamities arising during the tour/travel. Passenger will have
to ensure themselves and company will not entertain any claims in this regard.
wait for Scheduled Transfers need to book Private Transfers at supplement cost.
additional fee directly by the tour operator at the time of Transfers. accommodate excess baggage. Client will have to
make their own arrangements. Please inform us well in advance, if your clients are
carrying excess baggage -In, Late Check-Out, Interconnecting
Rooms, Adjoining Rooms, Rooms on Same Floors, King Size Bed / Queen Size Bed
/ Double Bed / Twin Bed / Honeymooners, Smoking Room, Non–Smoking Room,
Particular View Room, Food Preferences and Passenger is a CIP / VIP. Etc will be
subject to availability & Hotel Policy. oms confirmed are normally on Twin Occupancy, Standard Category, unless
specified in the confirmation.
in all Countries. -in Hotels may charge a deposit by Credit Card / Cash towards
replace of items, Guest might have consumed from the Mini Bar or any damage that
may have incurred during their stay.
representative before departure -confirm the reporting time & meeting place for Tour &
Transfers with the tour operator.
assistance. Passports are valid for necessary visa endorsements,
ECNR / POE formalities completed, etc. before Re-confirming the booking. Also
ensure your clients have taken the necessary insurance including protection against cancellation penalties. d that, we UAE Exchange travels act as agent only for all services covered hereby. Further we shall not be responsible for any loss, injury or damage resulting from acts of God, dangers, fire, breakdown of machinery, equipment or vehicles, acts of government authority, wars, civil disturbances, riots, thefts, pilferage, epidemics, quarantines or any delays or changes including any extra expenses which the passenger may incur as a result of any of the foregoing causes..
IMPORTANT POINTS
The Foreign Exchange rate is volatile / dynamic and the same may fluctuate at the time of final payment.
All Transfers & Tours are on seat in coach basis until specified as Private. You are requested to clarify all your queries pertaining to transfer with your travel advisor well in advance before the tour. Seat in coach transfers are on fixed timings only and may differ from country to country.
All hotels offered are subject to current availability. Should the same not be available at the time of your final booking, We will arrange to provide a similar category hotel.
Granting / Approval of visas is the sole discretion of the country’s Embassy / Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
For the comfort and convenience of the Clients, the Company would sometimes reverse the direction, or slightly amend the itinerary. The Company would also try to inform the Client about these changes, prior to the start of the tour or during tour as soon as possible.
On group tours, we do not assure special meals or special timings or extra halts for infants, children, or passengers with diabetes / cholesterol / high blood pressure etc. The Company cannot guarantee a special meal / diet for the Client upon such request.
We reserve the absolute right to alter, amend, change or modify the tour package and itineraries. This may be necessitated due to factors beyond our control such as Force Majeure events, strikes, fairs, festivals, sport events, weather conditions, traffic problems, over booking of hotels/flights, cancellation/ re-routing of flights or railway, closure of / restricted entry at a place of sightseeing.
Airlines do not allow name change facility after ticketing is completed.
Airlines & Government Taxes are subject to change without prior notice.
IMPORTANT POINTS:
 Depending upon the tour you have booked, you would be getting a Seat in coach or a private transfer. You are requested to clarify all your queries pertaining to transfer with your travel advisor well in advance before the tour. Seat in coach transfers are on fixed timings only and may differ from country to country.
 While our travel advisors will advise you of all possible information including travel tips about your destination, please do request for any additional information that you need on issues like currency, weather, sightseeing etc and we would be glad to help you with more details.
 Many countries offer Visa on Arrival facility to Indian guests. However, the requirements may differ from country to country. In case you plan to take visa on arrival, please do seek detailed information from our travel advisors on the specifications such as documents to carry, photographs, visa cost etc and we would be happy to help you.
 The Foreign Exchange rate is volatile / dynamic and the same may fluctuate at the time of final payment.
 As per RBI guidelines, the Foreign exchange component of your tour towards your land portion can only be processed 120 days prior to your travel.
 All hotels offered are subject to current availability. Should the same not be available at the time of your final booking, Thomas Cook India will arrange to provide a similar category hotel.
 While we take extreme care to ensure all your sightseeing and excursions are not on holidays / closed dates but due to the itinerary / sudden changes it sometimes becomes unavoidable. We will make every possible attempt to arrange for alternate sightseeing and excursions on such days. However no refund will be provided as such events are beyond our control