Astana city tour

1 Day Tour


Explore the capital of Kazakhstan, Astana, from its modern and Soviet side.


Highlights


● Baiterek monument

● Astana Opera

● Kazakh National Museum

● Palace of Peace and Reconciliation

● Hazret Sultan Mosque

● Old city centre or EXPO Nur Alem pavilion    

● Khan Shatyr shopping centre


The Tour Itinerary


The English-speaking guide will pick you up from the hotel at 9:30 am and will take you to the centre of Astana city. The visit of the symbol of Astana, Bayterek Tower will be a part of exploring the Millenial Axis. You will see the landscape of the city from the top of the Tower. At 10:30 am we will head to the Astana Opera theatre, see the insides of the beautiful building and take pictures inside. At 12:00 we will visit National Museum where you will learn about the history of the country as well as the city.  After museum we'll go to the nearby Palace of Peace and Reconciliation, Hazret Sultan Mosque, the largest religious centre in Central Asia and on the way see the new Independence square with Kazakh eli monument.  After that at 14:30 we will head to the EXPO national pavilion Nur Alem with eight floors of future energy exposition.

Or we can escape EXPO and continue with the old part of the city where the old Government building, which is currently a city hall, is situated. At 17:00 we will enjoy a little walk on the river bank of Esil, called among the locals “Naberezhnaya” and see the Atyrau Bridge.

After that the guide will take you to have dinner in local restaurant or for shopping to Khan Shatyr. 

Entrance fee - about 15$ per person are paid additionally.

Meals is paid additionally, depends on chosen place.

 

Number of days: 1
Covered regions:
Almaty
Astana
Akmola
Aktobe
Atyrau
East Kazakhstan
Karagandy
Kostanay
Kyzylorda
Mangystau
North Kazakhstan
Pavlodar
South Kazakhstan
West Kazakhstan
Zhambyl
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Transport: Minivan
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Tour categories:
Private tours
Cultural tours
Adventure tours
Offroad tours
Sightseeing tours
Winter tours
Special Event tours
Wildlife tours
Highlight tours
Photo tours
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Circle tours
Short tours
Budget tours
Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Russian
Other
Payment Method

For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.