Days Out Almaty

  

Almaty continues as the major commercial and cultural centre of Kazakhstan, as well as its biggest population center. The city is located in the mountainous area of southern Kazakhstan in the foothills of the Trans-Ili Alatau at an elevation of 2,300–3,000 feet (700–900 m), where the Bolshaya and Malaya Almaatinka rivers run into the plain. 

 

City Tour

Our City Tour programs are specifically designed to provide an insightful city orientation for the international visitor to Almaty. Well priced with guaranteed daily departures, visitors will be able to enjoy a pre-booked tour of the city highlights.

Almaty City tour will be lasting for 3 hours and include following places:

  • President Residence Palace
  • Republic Square
  • Monument of Independence
  • Opera and Ballet Theatre named after Abai
  • 28 Panfilov Guardsmen Park (visit)
  • Saint Voznesenskiy Cathedral (visit)
  • Museum of National Instruments (visit)
  • Green Bazaar (visit)
  • Abai Square 
  • Medeo: mountains ice-skating rink and site-seeing area (visit)

*Transfer will be organized from your city hotel and return.
*City tour can start at 09:00, 10:10, 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00.

 

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Golfing in Nurtau 

NURTAU was the first 18 hole golf course in Kazakhstan. It is located at the foothills of Zailiyskiyi Alatau. Course was designed and built by Japanese designer Saito. The course will be of interest to both beginners and professionals.

The Golf package includes:

  • 18 hole game
  • Golf club rental
  • Driving range balls (50pcs.)

 

*Tours are available for all passengers using the Air Astana Stopover Holiday between March - November.
*Transfer to Nurtau Golf club is not included into the package. Your hotel concierge will be able to help organizing the taxi to Nurtau Golf Club.

 

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Zhailau Golf Courses

Golf Courses Zhailau has been opened at 2006 and located opposite to the Presidential Park. Zhailau presents 18 hole golf course, driving range and three putting greens, Pro shop, golf academy, a sports bar and two restaurants.

The Golf package includes:

  • 18 hole round 
  • Golf club rental 
  • Driving range (91 balls) 

 

*Tours are available for all passengers using the Air Astana Stopover Holiday between April-November.
* Transfer to Zhailau Golf club is not included into the package. Your hotel concierge will be able to help organizing the taxi to Zhailau Golf Club.

 

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Mountain Biking in Assy Valley

Encounter true nomadic lifestyle as you traverse this area of outstanding natural beauty. By its very nature the cycle route has challenging and less challenging sections; but rest easy, as the support transportation follows each trip for those who wish to take a break from pedal power.

Tour includes:

  • Transportation from/to Almaty and full day support vehicles
  • Bike rental
  • Guide (English and Russian Speaking)

*Available every-day and with minimum group size of 2 people.
*Cycle helmets and high visibility jackets can be provided with small local charge.
*US$16 entrance fees to the National Park to be paid locally.
*Travel and medical insurances are not included. Guests are advised to add any sports premiums to their personal travel insurance.
*Tours are available for all passengers using the Air Astana Stopover Holiday between April - October.
*Pick up from your chosen city hotel.

 

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Trekking in Small Almaty Gorge

Up above the ski resort of Shymbulak, and looking down on the city is the dramatic Tuyuksu Glacier resting at 3300 meters above sea level. Lace up your walking boots and join this every day trip to experience the awe-inspiring mountain terrain.

Tour includes:

  • Transportation from/to Almaty to the start/finish point of the trek
  • Guide (English and Russian speaking)

* Available every-day and with minimum group size of 2 people.
* Trekking poles can be provided with small local charge.
*Travel and medical insurances are not included. Guests are advised to add any sports premiums to their personal travel insurance.
*Tours are available for all passengers using the Air Astana Stopover Holiday between April - October.
*Pick up from your chosen city hotel.

 

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