Recommended city tours with English- and/or German-speaking students or ex-students of Almaty's German-Kazakh University, who have guide...
Kök-Töbe Cable Car
The smooth, gleaming and recently renovated Kök-Töbe Cable Car runs from beside the Palace of the Republic on Dostyq up to Kök-Töbe...
Horse races and occasionally kokpar , take place several kilometres north of the centre. Get someone to call ahead and see what’s on.
This fashionable coffee house with a relaxed atmosphere, fabulous cakes and pastries and good coffees, teas, juices and breakfasts is an...
Seyfullin 481 · interesting places nearby
With two nightclubs and four restaurants, cafes and bars all in one building, Turkish-owned ‘Esperanza City’ attracts a wide-ranging crowd and is among the few places still alive after 2am early in the week. One club plays R&B and house; the other, ‘80s and '90s retro (the admission price covers both). On Friday and Saturday they get jam-packed and can be a lot of fun.