Recommended city tours with English- and/or German-speaking students or ex-students of Almaty's German-Kazakh University, who have guide...
The pedestrianised stretch of this street in the lower, northern, part of the centre is Almaty’s (sort of) version of Moscow’s Arbat....
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.