Michail & Andrey
Mikhail Dikan is a well-known and respected specialist in South Kazakhstan. He has impressive knowledge in the history of Shymkent and the Turkestan region, knows dozens of legends and facts. His lectures and excursions are distinguished by the completeness of information, interesting fascinating presentation and visiting of little-known, but very significant cultural sites.
-40 years taught history at school.
-Member of numerous archaeological and tourist expeditions.
-Author and co-author of textbooks on the history of Kazakhstan.
-The holder of the title "Honored Instructor of Tourism of the South Kazakhstan region."
-Author and lecturer of a training course for guides (at the invitation of the Association of Tourism Industry of the Turkestan region)
In 2020, he completed his career as a teacher to devote more time to travel. He speaks only the Russian language, so he organizes trips with his son Andrey who travells with father all his life. The friendly team of Mikhail has experienced drivers and translators who can make your stay in Kazakhstan bright and unforgettable.
Over the years, he regularly conducted excursions for students to historical places, organized archaeological camps in cooperation with the Institute of Archeology of Kazakhstan. One of the most demanded guides in the region. After expeditions to the USA, China, Tibet, Egypt, he sure that the historical sites of Kazakhstan are not inferior in importance and beauty to foreign ones. If you want to immerse yourself in the history and culture of the region join us.
My skills, interests, and hobbies: History, archeology, travelling, hiking
Trip Request for: Kazakhstan
Years of experience: 30