ALMATY CITY TOUR
There are multiple trips for Kazakhstan
It will start in front of the magnificent building of Central mosque, then we’ll stroll along the streets to Green Market, try some local delicacies, after the market, you will be introduced to the best examples of Vernyi architecture around Green Market & at the 28 Panfilov Heroes Memorial Park. Then we will continue with examples of monumental Soviet architecture and finish the tour at the foothills of Koktobe.
Pick up can be arranged.
Valid until 30/8/2022
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Travel Style: Active
Some light hiking is involved although ideal for different experience levels.
Service Level: Standard
This is a walking tour
Physical Rating: 1
People of most fitness levels can partake on this walking tour.
Trip Type: Small Group or Private
This is a private trip or can be booked as a small group trip.
Age requirement: 12+
All travellers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Under recent Covid regulations entrants from most countries need to apply for a visa. Double check with your local embassy.
You will be picked up from your hotel and met by our friendly English-speaking guide if you are already out and about you can meet us at the starting point which is the Central Mosque. This grand structure will be discussed along with how religion and culture has shaped Kazakhstan.
A massive indoor market full of fresh local produce and delicious foods. You are welcome to ask questions and buy a bite to eat.
Soviet History and Architecture
We will explore some of the soviet history of Kazakhstan and how it impacted the way of life, cultural traditions and architecture.
We will end this tour at the foothill of the popular Koktobe Hill, which has a stunning view of Almaty. You can continue to take the short hike up to the hill and even choose to take the gondala back down.
The adventure comes to an end, say good bye or choose to extend your experience with us.
Extend your tour with more trips in Kazakhstan
Led by one of our knowledgeable CEOs (Chief Experience Officers), these tours will have you hitting up all the highlights, enjoying the tastiest of eats, and visiting beloved local gems in some of your favourite cities around the world — all with the added health and safety measures of our Travel with Confidence policy.
All fees & tickets.
Lunch is not included but there will be an opportunity to grab a bite while at the market and we will step at a cafe too.
Pick up and drop off at your hotel or Airbnb flat
Friendly English-speaking guide and experienced driver.