Travel Agency Tour Asia is glad to offer you interesting festival! During this day, you will see interesting masterclasses, horse show, national dances and music performance.
Felt is one of the most used materials in traditional women’s crafts of Kazakhs. As a material, felt was known to nomadic tribes of ancient Kazakhstan already in the 1st millennium BC. The bulk of felt items were used in the external and internal decoration of the yurt, as well as in the manufacture of shoes and clothing.
Products made from felt have not lost their attractiveness in the modern art of decor. Using traditional felting techniques, you can create a variety of everyday objects — carpets, bags, beads, or flowers, which will undoubtedly differ in their originality and originality.
At the place, where will be felt market trade where you can buy felt’s products such as: scarfs, carpets, bags, slippers, souvenirs that are made from felt, clothes, etc. In addition, we are pleased to offer you master class, where you can make a little felt souvenir by yourselves, and of course, our trainers will help you.
Since ancient times, pottery has been a huge success. After all, without the dishes, we could not cook and store food, and without cups drink water. Therefore, in ancient times, the most popular goods were clay pots, plates, cups and other kitchen utensils. The potters were not very well-off people, but there was always enough money for necessary needs.
Moreover, in the modern world pottery has its own prospects and is one of the popular occupations that often grow into a family business. However, pottery will require from you not only skills and diligence, but also a desire to translate your dream into reality and develop it in the future. You can turn a piece of clay into a masterpiece, which is inherently a unique creation of your hands.
You will have an opportunity to try and make some goods from clay by your hands and our trainers will help you.
Jewelry art occupies a special place in the history of Kazakh national culture. There the ideals of the people, their tastes, and the level of their artistic and material values are reflected most fully and brightly. Kazakh jewelers — zergers worked alone, their skill was inherited. The circle of objects made by the zerger was wide: this included women’s jewelry, costume items, toiletries, cutlery, plaques for decorating the wooden frame of yurta, furniture, wooden and leather utensils, musical instruments, weapons, horse equipment.
During the half of a day, we will suggest you to take a participation mini shooting competitions from different types of bows and crossbows. There are plenty of bows, such as traditional, Mongolian, Chinese, sports, block, hunting, Hungarian, Saxon, and English. We suggest you compete in throwing knives, throwing an ax, throwing sapper shovels, archery, shooting from a crossbow. At each stage of the competition with you will be the most experienced instructors who will teach you and help you.
Kazakh national game — Kyz kuu (Catch the girl)
According to the ancient tradition, which was existed in the Saka tribes. Before the young man married the girl, he had to prove his mastery of the rider, the ability to stay in the saddle. The tradition demanded that the guy (dzhigit), pretending to the hand and heart of the girl, catched up with his bride on a fast horse. For this purpose, the game «Kyz kuu» was created when people was gathered together or on holidays. For this, a girl and a young man were riding horses on the field. At the signal of the owner of the celebration, the girl struggled forward, and the guy on horseback tried to catch her and kiss her on his horse. If he could not do it, then he already had to skip from the girl, because in that case the girl after catching him started to shake him with a lash (kamcha). All this turned into a cheerful and fascinating spectacle for all those present.
Nursery birds of prey «Sunkar» translated into the Kazakh language, this word means — the falcon. Nursery was established in 1989 for breeding rare and endangered species of birds of prey. The main goal of this nursery is breeding birds of prey included in red book of Kazakhstan, such as Falcon-Baloban and Golden eagle.
Nursery birds of prey is located in the gorge «Almarasan» — just above dam, right in front of the ecological post. Here you can see the fastest birds and huge vultures. Since 2006, on the territory of the nursery is conducted exclusive in Kazakhstan show with birds of prey. In a submission, participate seven species of birds of prey, demonstrating under the guidance of an experienced ornithologist — falconer, different ways of hunting.