Almaty city tour on Eco Bus

Day Trips & Excursions in Almaty
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Tour description

Acquaintance with the southern capital of Kazakhstan, its past and present, the unique nature and favorite places of rest of the citizens - all this in one excursion on an innovative type of transport - an environmentally friendly, fully electric eco bus!

Route 1: Medeo  • Collection point: State circus parking. • The start of the tour is 9:00. • Stop on the square of Astana (Old Square) - 15 min. • Stop at Republic Square (New Square) —15 min. • Stop on the rink Medeo - 1 hour. • The end of the tour - 13:00. • Final Stop: State Circus Parking. Medeu is the world's largest alpine complex for winter sports with the largest area of an artificial ice field - 10.5 thousand m². The high mountains and the purest mountain water for pouring ice contribute to the achievement of high results in speed skating, for all the time there have been set over 200 world records at all distances among men and women. The Almaty skating rink was nicknamed the “factory of records”. It is a state monument of urban planning and architecture of republican significance. Route 2: Handicraft Center (Olympic Village, Almaty Arena)  • Collection point: State Circus Parking • Tour starts - 14:00 • Stop on the square of Astana (Old Square) - 15 min. • Stop on the Republic Square (New Square) -15 min. • Stop at the Crafts Center (Olympic Village, Almaty Arena) - 1 hour • The end of the tour - 18:00 • The ultimate: State Circus Parking. Crafts Center - This is a whole complex from a shopping gallery, workshops, a multimedia center of traditional music and a restaurant of national cuisine. A building with a pyramidal dome of 800 square meters in the Olympic village will surprise even the most sophisticated. The center employs the best artisans of Almaty and its environs. Souvenirs from natural materials are created right here in front of visitors.

What's included

  • Hop-on hop-off tour
  • Round-trip shared transfer
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges

What's not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off