Getting There & Away

Minibuses to Korgalzhyn (1700T, three hours) leave Astana bus station eight times daily from 10am. Buy your ticket in advance for the first departure. Shared taxis to Korgalzhyn (2000T, two hours) go from outside the bus station. Uzbekistan-based Advantour runs day trips from Astana to Korgalzhyn Nature Reserve (from US$140 per person).