Almaty city tour

Embark on an unforgettable journey through Almaty, Kazakhstan’s largest city, known for its vibrant culture, rich history, and stunning architecture. 

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Almaty City Tour: Discover the Heart of Kazakhstan

Embark on an unforgettable journey through Almaty, Kazakhstan’s largest city, known for its vibrant culture, rich history, and stunning architecture. This comprehensive city tour will take you to the city’s most iconic landmarks and hidden gems, providing a deep dive into the essence of Almaty.

Tour Itinerary

Morning

1. Green Bazaar

  • Green Bazaar: No visit to Almaty is complete without a trip to the Green Bazaar. This bustling market is the perfect place to experience local life and sample traditional Kazakh foods. Wander through the stalls selling fresh produce, spices, meats, and handicrafts.

2. Panfilov Park and Zenkov Cathedral

  • Panfilov Park: Start your day at Panfilov Park, named after the Panfilov Heroes, who were celebrated for their bravery in World War II. The park is a peaceful green space perfect for a morning stroll.
  • Zenkov Cathedral: Within the park, visit the Ascension Cathedral (Zenkov Cathedral), one of the world’s tallest wooden buildings and an architectural marvel. Admire its unique design and vibrant colors, and take a moment to appreciate the tranquility inside.

2. Central State Museum

  • Central State Museum of Kazakhstan: Head to the Central State Museum, which houses extensive exhibits on Kazakhstan’s history, culture, and ethnography. Explore the museum’s four halls, which display artifacts ranging from ancient relics to contemporary cultural items.

3. Republic Square and Independence Monument

  • Republic Square: Visit Republic Square, the heart of Almaty. This central square is surrounded by significant buildings and is a hub for public gatherings and events.
  • Independence Monument: In the middle of the square, you’ll find the Independence Monument, symbolizing Kazakhstan’s sovereignty. The monument is a striking example of modern Kazakh architecture and a great spot for photos.

Afternoon

5. Kok Tobe Hill

  • Kok Tobe Hill: After lunch, take a cable car ride to Kok Tobe Hill, which offers panoramic views of Almaty and the surrounding mountains. At the top, you’ll find an amusement park, souvenir shops, and a restaurant. Don’t miss the famous Beatles monument, a popular photo spot.

 

Practical Information

  • Duration: Full-day tour (approximately 4 — 5 hours)
  • Language: English-speaking guide (other languages available upon request)
  • Inclusions: Entrance fees to all attractions, transportation, and guide services
  • Exclusions: Meals and personal expenses

Tips for the Tour

  • Comfortable Clothing: Wear comfortable shoes and clothing suitable for walking and the weather conditions.
  • Cash: Bring some local currency (Kazakhstani tenge) for market purchases and small expenses.
  • Camera: Don’t forget your camera to capture the stunning sights and vibrant culture of Almaty.

Booking Your Tour

Book your Almaty City Tour through a reputable travel agency  to ensure a well-organized and enriching experience. Make sure to check reviews and confirm the itinerary to match your interests and preferences.

Experience the charm of Almaty with this comprehensive city tour, offering a perfect blend of history, culture, and breathtaking views. Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a seasoned traveler, Almaty has something to captivate every traveler.

Price per person from 65$ ( group of 10 people)

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