Full Day Almaty City Tour: Experience Mountains, Historical Sites, National Museum & Local Market
38 Ratings

Join our team and discover Almaty city in a single day by exploring all essential spots: breathtaking mountains, sites of historical importance, the national museum, and a vibrant local market offering regional cuisine. We promise an adventure brimming with happiness, high spirits, and memorable moments that will remain etched in your heart!

Duration: 8 hours
Cancellation: 1 day learn more
  • Medeu Skating Rink and Ski resort - We are suggesting you to visit Medeu skating rink, it is an outdoor speed skating and bandy rink. It’s located in a mountain valley. Medeo sits 1691 meters above sea level. It’s considered to be the world’s largest high mountain skating rink. Also, there is “Stairs of health”, which consists of 842 steps up, we will walk around and enjoy the beautiful nature.
    After that we will go by cable car to Shymbulak skiing resort - the largest resort in Central Asia.
  • Kok-Tobe Hill - On Kok-Tobe you can enjoy beautiful view of Almaty from 1130 m above the sea level. On the territory of the park, there are play grounds with slides, swings, fountain of desires where you can make a wish, mini zoo, the Beatles statue.
    After Kok Tobe we will go to Kazakh national restaurant to try traditional cuisine.
  • Park Named After Panfilov’s 28 Guardsmen - This park is dedicated and named after Panfilov’s heroes who died while defending Moscow from the German invasion during the second world War. There are Memorial Glory, dedicated to the soldiers and Monument of Soldiers from 15 Soviet Union countries.
  • Ascension Cathedral - It’s one of the historical and cultural Monument of Almaty city. This church is the unique architectural structure. Was built in 1903 and completed in 1907, made by wood without using of nails.
  • Central State Museum of Kazakhstan - This museum has significant collection of Kazakh historical, archeological, modern, cultural and political artifacts.
  • Zeleny Bazar - This is the local market, where you can buy souvenirs, clothes, try and buy local food anddelicacies.
  • Rakhat Candy Factory - We will visit brand shop of Rakhat candy factory, in this place you can purchase local chocolate, biscuits, etc for you and your family and friends.
  • Republic Square - In this Square there is a “Monument of Independence”, during your visit you will get acquainted with the history of this place and Monument.
What's Included
  • Lunch at a local restaurant
  • All entrance fees included
  • Comfortable transportation
  • Expert guide throughout the tour
What's Not Included
  • Alcoholic Beverages
Medeu Skating Rink and Ski resort
Gornaya St., 465, Medeu Valley
Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

Customer Ratings
(38 Ratings)
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Feb 25, 2024
Highly recommended - Our whole trip on that day was so perfect and wonderful thanks to Ms. Alina who guided and tour us in Almaty. We enjoyed our travel especially in shymbulak. This is our first and surely not the lasttime to visit this place.😊😊😊
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Feb 23, 2024
One of the best tour experience 🤩🤩 - Me and my sissy are very delighted for the whole day tour experience. We started at 9am and finished around 6pm. We really really do recommend Almaty Inspiration Tour, especially Ms.Alina because She is very sweet,friendly,have patience and game with us (because we really like to took pictures in every places)and mostly very informative in each places We visited and She can answer every question we have in mind. I am so amazed to the places and I really enjoyed to know the history of Kazakhstan😊 I fell inlove😍😍 to this country, hopefully I could visit again soon and 101% I will choose again Almaty Inspiration Tour☺️ Thank you again for making our trip wonderful and safe☺️☺️☺️ I hope you continue the great services you offer 👏👏 *sharing some of the pictures☺️
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Feb 20, 2024
Awesome guide the transportation - Miss Alina our guide was very experienced and knows in and out of the itinerary and served us very well and had a authentic kazak lunch and it was worth trying. 👌 👏 👍 😍
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Jan 12, 2024
Amazing 😍 - I went to almaty in January. It was very cold. Our guide Assel was very helpful. We had an amazing time with her. She also understands English, so communication was easy with her.
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Jan 11, 2024
Almaty Diaries - We had visited Almaty in the month of Dec 2023 and luckily we hired an amazing guide and her name is Alina who is very friendly and helped us to explore all the good places in Almaty whether it is Kolsai, Almaty lake and other good places like Shymbulak which has their own beauty. Responsibility is word came to my mind when we though abt Alina who is caring , loving and friendly. I really missed the place and highly recommend Amatyinsporations as your tour guide. I look forward to visit again and cover all the places which we never been to and ofcourse with Alina as our Guide:) Almaty you will be surely missed till we meet again :) Till the time Hasta Luego .
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Dec 9, 2023
Amazing Almaty with Almaty inspirational tour ! - Asal, our tour guide on the Almaty day trip in Kazakhstan, demonstrated exceptional skills and knowledge throughout the journey. Her enthusiasm for sharing insights about Almaty's rich history and cultural landmarks made the experience truly enriching. Asal's and team’s ability to customise the tour to our interests showcased her dedication to ensuring a memorable and informative adventure. Her attention to detail and friendly demeanor created a welcoming atmosphere, making the day trip not only educational but also enjoyable. Asal's and Team’s professionalism and passion for her role significantly contributed to the success of our exploration in Almaty and we extend it to second day with a trip to kolsay lake and charron cannon
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Nov 26, 2023
Good experience in Kazakhstan - My brothers and I visited Almaty. It was amazing tour we visited Shymbulak ski resort it was awesome and beautiful. Our tour Guide was Assel and she was very impressive and gave us nice information about the city.Assel gave us a wonderful lunch in Indian restaurant which was very mind-blowing taste..Thanks Assel
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Nov 23, 2023
Best tour organisers - I visit this beautiful country with my friends, the views,lakes and all the other sight seeing were great. Our beautiful tour guide was so caring and amazing she tooks care of each and everything. #almatyinspirationaltours are highly recommended if you visit this beautiful country ❤️
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Nov 23, 2023
Best - They city is beautiful , and so was our guide assel. She was so helpful and made us feel like home in almaty. Best tours and tour guide in almaty.
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Nov 21, 2023
𝗢𝗻𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗳𝗶𝗻𝗲𝘀𝘁 𝗖𝗶𝘁𝘆 : 𝗔𝗟𝗠𝗔𝗧𝗬 - What a beautiful experience of 𝗞𝗮𝘇𝗮𝗸𝘀𝘁𝗮𝗻 Great great Shymbulak ski resort and Almaty city tour is heaven, And best thing is our tour guide miss 𝗔𝘀𝘀𝗲𝗹. she is the best tour guide, The Best.
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up to 15 guests
1 Adult
April 2024