Availability: June-September, on Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:00, on Fridays and Sundays at 17:00
Attention: The tour is subject to cancellation if the air temperature is below 10°С or in case of adverse weather conditions, such as precipitation (heavy rain, hail, etc.) or strong wind.
Meeting Point: Astana-Baiterek monument, in front of the main entrance
After meeting with your guide at the main attraction of the city - the Astana-Baiterek monument, you will unhurriedly begin to discover the Kazakh capital from the present days to its origins.
At the beginning of the tour you will have a walk along the Water-Green Boulevard, where you will see the ensemble of the Round Square and Khan-Shatyr - the largest tent structure building in the world. After a walk in the Lovers' Park with an overview of the Opera and Ballet Theater, the most fascinating part awaits you - a 15-minute journey by public transport, which will give you a unique experience of the everyday life of townspeople. On the city bus you will pass to the most important street of the city - Republic Avenue, and after some walking will find yourself on the famous embankment of the Yesil (Ishim) river.
From the Atyrau bridge with its entertaining history of occurrence, you will walk along the embankment, gradually getting acquainted with the historical buildings that have stepped from the past in our days. Then, after Astana City Hall, the route will take you to one of the oldest gastronomic centers, and now of the favorite supermarkets of the capital, where you will see a former merchant's house and other old buildings that have survived to nowadays.
Having touched the historical soul of the capital, you will return to the modern city: you will walk around the square in front of the Akimat (city hall) to the Presidential Garden and the monument to Kenesary Khan. In the evening, a laser show is often held on the waterfront, which enchants spectators and adds the unforgettable impressions of a walk through the capital. The tour ends at the Museum of the First President. If you wish, you can visit by yourself the museum or places and sights that interested you.
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.
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.