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Almaty – The city of thousand colors (main sightseeing places of Almaty)

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Visit: Almaty Central Park, St. Gogol 1, Almaty 050002 Kazakhstan

This entire day is dedicated to a guided tour of Almaty. The tour starts with sightseeing in central part of Almaty. You will know more about history and development of the Southern capital of Kazakhstan and see its major attractions: Central museum, Central park, Zoo, Independence square.

Duration: 4 hours

Visit: Medeo, Gornaya St 465, Almaty 050020, Kazakhstan

Medeo Gorge, well known due to the highest mountain skating rink in the world and the dam, protecting the city from dangerous mudflow. Free time. Shymbulak mountain resort.

Duration: 4 hours

Visit: Park Named After Panfilov’s 28 Guardsmen, Almaty Kazakhstan

The tour will continue in one of the oldest Almaty parks - Panfilov Park, where one of the most beautiful wooden buildings in the world - Zenkov Cathedral is located. You will also visit the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame, dedicated to the memory of the fighters who died for freedom and independence of the country.

Duration: 2 hours

Visit: Big Almaty Lake, Ili-Alatau National Park, Almaty 050065 Kazakhstan

The tour to the Big Almaty gorge, where at an altitude of 2,510 m above sea level located the Big Almaty lake - one of the most picturesque lakes in Trans-Ili Alatau. The lake is very beautiful, especially when its blue surface is absolutely calm, and it reflects the sky and surrounding mountains. The Big Almaty lake was formed as a result of movement of an ancient glacier. Thanks to high-mountain location the water in the lake is always cool - even in July the water temperature does not exceed 10 degrees.
The lake is a source of potable water for Almaty city that is why the access of tourists to the lake is limited. The tour route lies higher the Big Almaty lake to the altitude of 3300 meters above sea level where scientific premises for astronomical and space researches have settled down. Here, at the basis of the Big Almaty peak, you can enjoy a fascinating panorama of mountains and the Big Almaty lake, surrounded by the picturesque mountain peaks covered with Tian-Shan fir-tree, aspen and juniper.

Duration: 4 hours

Visit: Lake Issyk, 70 km East of Almaty, Almaty Kazakhstan

Your guide will pick you up at 10 a.m. and you will be transferred to Issyk Lake at the territory of National park. During the tour you will visit amazingly beautiful mountain lake Issyk, that used to be a popular resort during the Soviet time. The lake is located at the territory of Ile -Alatau National Park. The age of this lake is 8000 years.

Duration: 4 hours

Visit: Zelenyy Bazar, Жибек Жолы проспект, 53, Almaty 050000, Kazakhstan

You will visit a popular place for townpeople - the Green Bazaar, where it is impossible to refrain from shopping. It is the great chance to experience an atmosphere of the real eastern market, its colors, smells and crowds. There you can obtain famous Oriental sweets, but don't forget to bargain...

Duration: 2 hours

Visit: Kok-Tobe Hill, Dostyk Avenue, 104A, Almaty 50051 Kazakhstan

Our destination is the Kok-Tobe hill where the tallest TV tower in the world is located (if to count from the sea level) and where you will get by the picturesque winding mountain road. In Kok-Tobe Park you can stroll along the winding paths of the park, admire the magnificent panorama of the city from the special observation deck and visit the shop of national souvenirs. The tour ends with the short ride from the top of the hill to the center of the city by the famous Almaty cableway.

Duration: 2 hours

Visit: MEGA Alma-Ata, Rozybakieva 247a, Almaty 050060 Kazakhstan

Free shopping time after the tour

Duration: 4 hours

Visit: Esentai Mall, Al-Farabi Avenue 77/8, Almaty 050040 Kazakhstan

Free shopping time after the tour

Duration: 4 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Almaty Central Park, St. Gogol 1, Almaty 050002 Kazakhstan
Duration
7 days
Inclusions
  • • Transport with professional driver per itinerary
  • • English Speaking guide for all excursions
  • • Entrance fees for all mentioned monuments (except photo and video charges)
  • Entry/Admission - Almaty Central Park
  • Entry/Admission - Medeo
  • Entry/Admission - Park Named After Panfilov’s 28 Guardsmen
  • Entry/Admission - Big Almaty Lake
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Issyk
  • Entry/Admission - Zelenyy Bazar
  • Entry/Admission - Kok-Tobe Hill
  • Entry/Admission - MEGA Alma-Ata
  • Entry/Admission - Esentai Mall
Exclusions
  • • Meals
  • • Accommodation
  • • Photo and video charges
  • • International air tickets
  • • Beverages
  • • Portages at airports and hotels
  • • Tips and gratuities
  • • Any personal expenses
  • • Any services not included in the above itinerary
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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