Explore Almaty`s historical old town places around 3.5-4 hours with English speaking guide.
I will wait you at the main entrance of 28th Panfilov Guardsmen Park ( we will visit Cathedral, Fame Memorial, Eternal Flame, Fame alley) you will be introduced with history and city life, architectures itself during this excursion. After, smoothly we will move to the Green Market where you will try various dry fruits, diary sweets, horse/camel milk and nuts. After visiting market, we will check our local Arbat square where you can meet local creative artists at one of the city`s workshop. Most of their amazing works belongs to our nature (mountains, horses and ancient nomad life). This area shows examples of Soviet architectures. After we will move to local small canteen where only local people eat usually. We will eat local snacks which is familiar only to our region, some local pastries and 10 type of teas (choose one) or coffee (latte, cappuccino) and hot meal PLOV. After, long walking excursion, the best decision to have a rest for a while, where we can smoothly share our cultural differences.
We wont only discuss national local food but also I will introduce you with our culture, show you main sights in this area. Our last destinaton is local wine cafe, where you will love interior decorated with Bukhara real carpets and very warm atmosphere. Here we will try 6 types of wine (3 red, 3 white), while tasting you will hear history of local wine production and some lessons from somelier how to drink and hold glass of wine and eat antipasties for a snack.
You will enjoy this short tour while visiting Almaty
Price for one person for 4h - 50 usd
- Excursion in old town of Almaty (Green market, Arbat, 28th Panfilov Park, local streets, house of textile, wine cafe,local eatery)
- English speaking guide
- History, traditions, culture
- Lunch/Snacks (pastries, tea/coffee, hot meal Plov)
- Wine 6 types
- Cheese plate + local honey or can be Antipasti
- Short history of Kazakhstan
- History and introduction of wine from Somelier
If you have any other questions pls ask me
P.S * if you need transfer pls let me know. And dont like Wine, no problem I can adopt itinerary to your expectations.