Almaty City Tour

Almaty, formerly known as Alma-Ata and Verniy, is the largest city in Kazakhstan. Almaty continues as the major commercial and cultural centre of Kazakhstan, as well as its most populous and most cosmopolitan city. The city is located in the mountainous area of southern Kazakhstan near the border with Kyrgyzstan in the foothills of the Tian Shan - (Ili Alatau) at an elevation of 700–900 m (2,300–3,000 feet), where the Large and Small Almatinka rivers run into the plain. Sights which one you can find here is Medeo and Shymbulak ski resort, local Asian market, park 28 Panfilov Heroes, and of course old part of the city with most brightnings Soviet Union buildings.

Tour highlights

Complimentary hotel pickup and return back
Visit central museum and museum of kazakh musical instruments
Walking around the city
Mineral water

Tour Details 

10:00 Start excursion
10:30 Visit Panfilov Park
11:30 Walking around Asian Market
12:00 Visit old and new Republic square
12:30 Visit upper side of the city
13:00 Lunch, then, excursion can continue to the mountains
14:00 Medeu and Shymbulak
17:00 Return back to hotel