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Туры
Onere and Kokesem


Dear Friends,

We invite you to visit a unique place in Mangistau region, the Ustyurt Reserve. Here you may see all types of deserts and desert landscapes:  flat clay deserts, sand dunes, extended salt pans, mountains with complex weathering, colored shales and mountains. Also, concretion fields, Karagan-Bosaga cave, Karynzharyk depression, Kokesem settlement.

The Ustyurt Reserve has two (2) tour routes: Kokesem and Onere.


Tour route #1 Onere

The route lies in conservation area of the reserve.

Route type: composite route (auto, walking)

Route purpose: informative excursion

Route: Zhanaozen – residential settlement Kulandy – settlement Onere – residential settlement Akkudyk – Zhanaozen.

Route distance: total 374 km, walking section of the route 3-5 km.

Duration of the excursion: 1 day

Route period: March-October

Number of visitors in a group: up to 10 people.


Tour route # 2 Kokesem

The route lies in conservation area of the reserve.

Route type: composite route (auto, walking)

Route purpose: informative excursion

Route: Zhanaozen – residential settlement Senek – settlement Mamekkazgan – settlement Kokesem – settlement Mamekkazgan – grader road to Beket Ata – residential settlement Kyzyl Sai – Zhanaozen.

Route distance: total 440 km, walking section of the route 5-6 km.

Duration of the excursion: 2 days (overnight stop)

Route period: March-October

Number of visitors in a group: up to 10 people.

The overnight camping stop under canvas and under the stars. You need to bring food and other necessities with you. The tariff rates will be charged as approved by the Committee of forestry and wildlife of the RoK Ministry of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources. 


Tariff rates for tourists’ services:

  • Provision of tourists’ trails: one (1) person per one (1) day - 1500 KZT
  • Provision of the service when visiting the National Reserve: per day for one (1) group of up to ten (10) people:

- Guide - 1700 KZT

- Inspector-Guide - 1800 KZT

  • Provision of transport services (motor vehicle UAZ) per one (1) day - 17500 KZT

And the payment is separately made for visiting a specially protected natural reservation to the budget of Tax Committee of Zhanaozen, code 105313, in accordance with the current Tax Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan from one person per day in the amount of 0.1 % of monthly calculation index (hereinafter referred to as the “MCI”). As of 2020, one (1) MCI is equal to 2651 KZT, namely the payment for one (1) visitor per day is equal to 261,5 KZT.


Overall, visitors provide two (2) payment slips. When the payment is made the Reserve will issue a pass.


The price varies based on the number of days spent on the territory of the reserve. It is advisable to specify accurate dates of arrival and the number of visitors as we need to issue a pass. Please send to us copies of technical passports of your motor vehicles, passports of visitors and a scanned copy of your payment slips.


The payment for the foresaid tourists’ services is performed by transfer of funds to the settlement account. Please fill free to contact us at 8(72934) 46006, 76833 during work days (Monday - Friday).

e-mail address: Ystyurt-oopt@mail.ru

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Please contact administration of the reserve in a timely manner prior to your excursion.