|May - September
The golden eagle hunting is very widely known. Hunting with a golden eagle has ancient roots. Hunting art, in which the keen and strong bird plays the leading role and the hunter serves only as an assistant is traditional in Kazakhstan
Since ancient time, the traditional hunting with hunting birds has not only been getting the hunter's trophies and entertainment, but it was treated as an art. The skill of hunting with the golden eagle was not open to everyone, and secrets were passed down through the generations from fathers to sons. The golden eagle was always treated as the strongest, most brave and most intelligent bird. Golden eagle is taken from the nest being a chick, and after long and dangerous trainings the golden eagle becomes ready for hunting, and after all these trainings the owner establishes very close links with golden eagle, so the bird does not tend to fly away into the wild. The owner does not consider golden eagle to be his property, and lets the bird into the wild in 10 -12 years. As of 2010, the hunting with birds of prey is included into the UNESCO list of intangible cultural heritage of mankind.
10:00 – meeting with the guide and departure from Astana.
10:30 – arrival. You will learn and experience the culinary technique of traditional Kazakh cuisine. Cooking class (baursak). Improvised concert by host party.
Baursak is a certain type of bread typical for Turk people, it looks like a small deep-fried donut. The Baursak can be served as the dessert or accompany the main course. Baursak is not a simple pastry. Since ancient time it has been treated as the symbol of the sun and happiness. That is why it is offered to the most welcome guests.
Eagle huntingshow.You will learn how eagles are kept, grown, fed and used at hunting. Simple tricks demonstration. Archery master classes, horseback riding, free time and photo sessionwith eagles.
Since ancient time, the traditional hunting with hunting birds has not only been getting the hunter's trophies and entertainment, but it was treated as an art. The skill of hunting with the golden eagle was not open to everyone, and secrets were passed down through the generations from fathers to sons. As of 2010, the hunting with birds of prey is included into the UNESCO list of intangible cultural heritage of mankind.
12:30 Lunch. Authentic nomadic cuisine: beshbarmak/manty/kuyurdak, fermented horse and camel milk, milk tea with traditional sweets talkan, zhent, tary.
13:30 – departure to Astana.
14:30 Arrival to the hotel. End of services
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