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2 Day Almaty Highlights Tour
  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Nature, Culture, Photography

  • Duration

    2 Days

  • Activity Level


  • Language



Enjoy a wonderful and intensive 2 days tour in Almaty. Savour wild nature of the eponymous Kazakhstan and vivid life of modern city. Explore, Kazakhstan's largest metropolis, set in the foothills of the Trans-Ili Alatau mountains. It served as the country's capital until 1997 and remains Kazakhstan's trading and cultural hub. 

  • Day 1: City, Green Bazar, Zenkov cathedral, Kok tobe hill expand_more
    • 09:00- Depart from the hotel.

    • 09:10- Walk by Panfilov Pedestrian streets- Soviet and Modern Architecture and craft fair. Stop for a cup of a good coffee.

    • 09:50- Panfilov park- visit Zenkov Cathedral, Memorial of the Glory and other historical monuments.

    • 10:40- Green Bazar- visit oriental market, try local food, nuts and dry fruits, freshly squeezed pomegranate juice and locally produced chocolate. 

    • 11:40- Visit Central Almaty Mosque.

    • 12:00- Board on Almaty Metro.

    • 12:25- Reach Auezov Drama Theatre.

    • 13:00- Lunch in one of the local restaurants/cafes.

    • 14:30- Visit local museum.

    • 15:30- Visit New Square.

    • 16:30- Depart by cable car to Kok Tobe hill-it is a viewing platform at the height of 1130 mt above sea level lots of entertainments, a  mountain roller coaster,  panoramic wheel, souvenirs and great view.

    • 17:30- Back to the city.

    • 17:45-Observe architectural monuments of the Soviet period- Hotel Kazakhstan, Republican palace etc.

    • 18:00- Go up to the 26th floor of hotel Kazakhstan to see another great view.

    • 18:30-20:30- Dinner in a local restaurant with musical show.

  • Day 2: Medeu - Shymbulak - Talgar pass - Almarasan gorge expand_more
    • 09:00- Depart from the hotel.

    • 10:00-Arrive at Medeu cable car station.

    • 10:25- Arrive to Shymbulak- enjoying beautiful view, hiking.

    • 11:00- Arrive  to Talgar pass, 3200 mt above sea level amazing view of the mountains, cup of the in the highest mountain bar in Central Asia.

    • 12:00- Depart to  Medeu.

    • 12:45- Lunch in a cafe at Medeu.

    • 13:45- Depart to Almarasan gorge and  Big Almaty Lake.

    • 15:15- Arrive at BAL- enjoy the beautiful view of a high mountain lake,  hike 2511 m above sea level.

    • 16:30- Depart from the BAL.

    • 17:00- Arrive to Falcon nurcery and Falcon show.

    • 18:45- Dinner in a cafe in the Almarasan gorge.

    • 20:00 Arrive to the hotel.

What's Included
  • Car with the driver and English speaking guide

  • Entrance tickets to BAL and Falcon Farm

What's Excluded
  • Tickets for the cable cars

  • Meals and beverages

  • Tickets to the show at Falcon nursery

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Price Details
The group size and price
1 To 2USD 300 Per Group

This is a private tour

Starting From


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USD 300 / group