Day 1. Almaty
Meeting at the airport in national style. Transfer to the hotel. Accommodation.
Day 2. Almaty sightseeing
Sightseeing tour of Almaty: Central state Museum, Palace of President, Republic square and monument of Independence, Abai Opera and Ballet Theatre, Astana Square, 28 Panfilov Park, Abai Square and Palace of Republic.
Day 3. Almaty - Medeo – Shymbulak
Excursion to Medeo. A brief stop on the huge Medeo dam. Transfer by cable car from skating rink Medeo to ski resort Shymbulak.
Day 4. Almaty - Kok-Tobe
Sightseeing tour of Kok-Tobe, ascent by cable car.
Day 5. Almaty - Photo session
President’s Park, photo session in the national costumes.
Day 6. Almaty - shopping
Transfer to the Mega Shopping Centre or Green Bazaar for buying souvenirs
Day 7. Seeing off
Early morning – transfer to the hotel. Seeing off.
Approximate rate for a couple: 2 pax
Hotel 4* Otrar
Hotel 5* MILDOM
Additional cost per dinner in the hotel is about 20$
The price included:
- Accommodation (6 nights)
- Meeting and Seeing off
- Breakfast and mentioned meals in the program
- English speaking guide
- All the transfers
- Costumes and photo session
- Excursions in Almaty and entrance fees
- Representative of the Company
- Visa support
- air tickets
- any add-ins to itinerary
- extra charges in airport
- personal expenses
- camera and video charges
- tips ( not fixed, about 50$)
Medeo and Shymbulak:
The skating rink Medeo is located at an altitude of 1691,2 meters above sea level, and is well known all around the world. The amazing view and the wonderful pure air make this place worth seeing. This is a famous symbol of Kazakhstan.
The Shymbulak valley is located at an altitude of 2200 – 2500 m. Favorable natural conditions attract mountain climbers, tourists and downhill skiers. Skiing on the Shymbulak is a seasonal option, but just simple walking and enjoying the time there impress very much. Lots of restaurants and cafes offer the good time spending and diff cuisine.
This cosy and tranquil restaurant with very kind service does excellent Indian, Thai and Chinese food. Has the vegetarian menu. Placed near the center of the city.