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Discover the city of Almaty with a half-day private tour. Get picked up at your hotel and visit top landmarks including the Zenkov Cathedral and the Green Bazaar. Ride the Almaty cableway and see views of the city from Kok-Tobe hill. Learn about Almaty’s cultural history and see the Museum of Musical Instruments.
This guided tour is perfect if you have only a short time in Almaty—or just want a broad introduction to the city. You'll visit the most important landmarks, including Zenkov Cathedral, and get a real taste of local life by exploring the bustling Green Bazaar.
Finding your way around Kazakhstan’s biggest city can be difficult on your own. Orientate yourself in Almaty on a private day tour and discover top attractions such as Zenkov Cathedral, Medeu Valley, and the Green Bazaar, with insights provided by your guide. Save time finding a meeting point with pickup and drop-off from central hotels, and fit in more with quick and convenient transfer between sites by air-conditioned vehicle.
The Silk Road tour of Kazakhstan covers several oldest historical cities – Otrar, Turkestan and Shymkent. The tour lasts for 2 days. First of all you will learn everything about the Silk Road heritage of South Kazakhstan . The highlight of the trip is an ancient-fortress city of Sauran. The city peacefully stands in the middle of the steppe. Time had completely ruined the city. As a result people started to reconstruct it. For this reason serious excavation works are taking place there.The Great Silk Road played a major role in the development of economic and cultural relations. It covered population of Asia Minor, Central Asia, the Caucasus and China. It served as a corridor for technological, cultural and religious exchange.In 2003 UNESCO has included Mausoleum of Khodja Ahmed Yasawi to the list of the World cultural Heritage. Do you want to learn more about this mausoleum?
Welcome to the Issyk Gorge - one of the most interesting places of Trans-Ili Alatau! During this 7-hour tour you will know about archaeological monuments of the Saka culture and meet the fantastic beauty of the Issyk Lake.
During this tour you will get acquainted with the everyday life of the ancient Kazakhs. The hospitable atmosphere of locals and the traditional infrastructure of the village is unique. Local people wearing authentic national clothes will show you the main traditions, ceremonies and fun activities of our culture which you can also participate.Professional horse-riding tricks show, breathtaking battle between warriors in armor, traditional customs performance, the story of yurt; archery, amateur horse riding for everyone, cooking simple national dishes and drinks (as kumis), crafts production - all of that is waiting for you in Hunns ethno-village!Saturated trip will be finished with delicious outdoor lunch accompanied by picturesque mountain views.
Gain a deeper understanding of Kazakhstan during this private tour of its capital, Nur-Sultan. Explore the historical center and visit landmarks such as the Museum of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Palace of Peace and Reconciliation, and the National Museum to get a comprehensive overview of the city’s history. You can also take panoramic views of the city from the Baiterek Tower from the observation deck.
Come and enjoy Turgen mountain waterfalls. The cascade consists of few waterfalls which will amaze you with their pristine beauty.Travelers from all over the world come to admire the turquoise waters of the Issyk Lake and the grandeur of Issyk Gorge. On the coast, you can have a picnic or go hiking to the sheer cliffs of the “Kremlin Wall” that surrounds the lake.Right here, as a result of archaeological excavations on the banks of the Issyk River, the Saki warrior was found wearing an armor and golden clothes - the “Golden Man”. Following the historical part of the excursion, we invite you to look at the ostrich farm, located near the Issyk Lake. Surrounded by exotic birds, you can take beautiful pictures and try dishes made from ostrich eggs.
We offer you to plunge into the traditional atmosphere of the Kazakh people and feel the whole flavor of nomadic life. The Kazakh people sacredly honor the customs and traditions inherited from their ancestors. The basis of the national character is hospitality - in Kazakh society it is considered a sacred duty. In Ethno-Village you will get acquainted with the magnificent life of the Kazakh people, customs and culture. The tour program includes: showing main national traditions, a tour of the base, familiarity with the Kazakh yurt, national games. After that the guests will be fed delicious national lunch. After lunch, a master class will be held on cooking national cakes, making felt and silver items. A busy day will be completed with Kara Zhorga's dance, which all of guests can enjoy with locals!
Kazakhstan, was one of the transcontinental constituent republics of the Soviet Union from 1936 to 1991. You will visit Karaganda, the city in 200km from Astana where you still may see Soviet architecture and spirit. The tour includes the visit of Karlag museum of political repression victims, one of the largest Gulag labor camps with 800,000 inmates served in total over its history. And it is an essential part of understanding the people and culture of Kazakhstan. It is a very sobering experience and exhibits repression in many forms
Nomad city and Tamgaly-Tas are two sights representing different history eras but located close to each other. Here you will learn something about both local nomadic culture and ancient buddhist missions.We will pick you up from your hotel in the morning, drive will take approximately 2 hours. First you will have chance to feel yourself as a nomad in ancient fortress experiencing everyday life hundreds of years ago. After that you have some time to walk along the beautiful Ili river bank. Then we will move to Tamgaly-Tas to see ancient petroglyphs. Also there are many hills and rocks all over the place where you can hike for a pituresque view. If history and beautiful nature are in the top list of your preferences this tour is definitely for you!
If you are looking at this tour, you have probably heard about nomads and Nomad Games held in Central Asia. This tour does not simply offer a nice experience, but also an adventure that will teach you how to become a true nomad and learn skills of a true nomad. By the end of the tour will be given a certificate of taking current lessons. Who knows, maybe after visiting this school, you will be one of the champions of the World Nomad Games? Highlights of the tour • Yurt building • Horse riding • Hunting with eagles • Archery • Herding cattle
Discover highlights of the capital of Kazakhstan during this guided tour of Astana. Visit popular city landmarks including the Astana-Baiterek monument and Khan Shatyr. Learn about local architecture at Tauelsizdik Square and see the mosque of Khazret Sultan. Go for a stroll along the banks of the Yesil River.
This day tour gives you a wonderful opportunity not only to get acquainted with the most beautiful natural landscapes of the Almaty region, but also plunging into the distant past, to see the petroglyphs of the archaeological landscape of Tamgaly, one of the most ancient and outstanding monuments of rock art of the Seven Rivers, which since 2004 has been the object of the World heritage of UNESCO. If you respect a safely driving, comfort, and love the nature, this tour for you.
During the walking tour through the capital of Kazakhstan - Nur-Sultan, you will make a journey from its modernity into its historical soul, that will allow you to get the most unforgettable impressions from exploring the city!
Who said that East is East, West is West, and these two cannot be together? Take 3-hour tour of Nur-Sultan to disprove this statement! The youngest capital in the world and pride of modern Kazakhstan - is the city of unique symbiosis of east and west traditions, modernity and history, riskiness and rationality.
It surprises, but Nur-Sultan is astonishing one over and over, even if you think that as a tourist you have traveled the city inside and out, we bet that Nur-Sultan has “places” to perform its maneuver to exhibit itself from different perspectives.We would like to invite have a short trip to the panoramic places of the capital, you will have a bout trip along the Yesil (Ishim) River and see the side streets of the right embankment from the “water”, also you will anticipate the panorama of the left embankment from the “land” first and then will go up in the air on the “Ferris Wheel” which is the biggest one in Kazakhstan. And, of course, according to tradition and “tourist rule” referring to Nur-Sultan, you will visit and go up to the famous observation platform – “Bayterek” Monument.Nur-Sultan gives a thrill, has wings and no sleep at nights – get to know her from different perspectives with our amazing tour guides and give love to Nur-Sultan once and forever as we did.
Even the most sophisticated history lovers will appreciate the trip to the Tanbaly rocks, located 170 kilometers from Almaty. Petroglyphs Tanbaly - is the oldest monument of rock art of Central Asia, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.The petroglyphs of Tanbaly are like an ancient art gallery. In the main gorge there are about 2000 images of deities, warriors, scenes of hunting and sacrifice. Most of the petroglyphs belong to the Bronze Age and are made in the Sakian style.
This tour to the museum of Akmola camp for the wives of traitors of Motherland (ALZHIR), undoubtedly, demands a certain emotional mood, because everything that you will see, won't leave you indifferent...
As a first step, we would like to offer to visit one of the main palaces of the capital – it is the “Youth Palace”, where you will be offered to see variety of extracurricular activities for supplementary education for children; moreover, here you will lift the veil and you will see “Planetarium”, attendance of which will tell you about planets, the stars across expanses of the infinite Universe. “Youth Palace” is a platform for implementation of children’s dream, it is a place where children go to their future step by step, and future is a place where something incredible must be for any child. Flying cars? Robots? School trips to Mars? Steps into future are made – you will visit world’s only Museum of Future “The Heritage of EXPO-2017” and you will witness something incredible, you will see how the planet is moving towards future – and who makes the planet go round? Of course, children do, since “all grown-ups were once children”.
Issyk gorge - one of the most picturesque and interesting places of Trans-Ili Alatau. You will be introduced with the archaeological monuments of the Saka culture, the fantastic beauty of Lake Issyk. You will also visit the State Historical and Cultural Museum-Reserve "Issyk".