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Welcome to Kazakhstan!

If you are going to take a trip in Central, North or East Kazakhstan, let me know.

I am 12 years experienced guide and translator.

In doing this job I'd participated in many events, including international ones.

With my guests we typically talk about modern architecture, Kazakhstan history, modern economy and politics, finance, culture.

My tours are designed up to demands of my guests, I do not stress on my own agenda.

I may issue an invoice officially, so you might reimburse your expenses.

Variety of combos may be offered, like free/discounted accomodation, transfers, tours.

Let me know, if you need any additional info.

Have a good stay in Kazakhstan!

My skills, interests, and hobbies: Reading, music, writing, sports, languages, history, ethnography. Special interests - medieval history of kazakhs, USSR history, Soviet nuclear project, military, international politics.

Country: Kazakhstan

Trip Request for: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan

Role: Certified/licensed Guide

Years of experience: 12

26 open listings

27 received reviews (100% positive, 27/27)


This was a trip that definitely met all of my expectations. Mr Yerlan, although not present on the trip was extremely helpful in providing an audio guide, which put everything into historical context. I couldn't have asked for a nicer driver than Mr Azermat, who was helpful and polite. I will definitely reach out to Mr Yerlan again to help with future trips in Kazakhstan.

I heart priozersk fotor

Everything was great services ,food and hotel

And the tour was amazing special the nuclear test site in korchatov and the history of Cold War , thanks a lot yerlan.

Jassim about listing Semipalatinsk nuclear test site tour 6 months ago.

We had a very interessting tour to the Polygon nuclear testare and Kurchatov. We also visited the ghost town Chagan and the abandoned airbase. Yerlan did a very good job and everything was fine.

Claus about listing Semipalatinsk nuclear testsite tour 7 months ago.
Missing Sylvia

Yerlan was great! He was definitely the best choice and helped us a lot. Thanks a lot for this!

Missing Scott and David

Yerlan, this is Scott and Dave and just wanted to thank you so much for everything you did for us. You're ammmazing, and we love you! So, here is Dave. Thank you for everything Yerlan, we had a great time, we couldn't have done this without you. We are so thankful. And Scott can say, he's happy! Bye-bye!!


Yerlan did a great job. He has an intensive knowledge about history and facts about the semey nuclear test site. He is a fun guy. Unfortunatly his 4x4 car broke down on the tour. He solved the problem very good by organizing an alternative driver (who unfortunatly didn't speak english).

Michael about listing polygon nuclear test site tour 9 months ago.

Yerlan is a great guide! We had a blast at the Semey test site, super enjoyable time. Yerlan was able to effortlessly troubleshoot problems as they arose and deliver an unfortgettable experience.

Krzysztof about listing Semipalatinsk nuclear test site tour 9 months ago.

Yerlan is a super nice guy and knows a lot about the nuclear test site and it's history! In summary everything was perfect and I can highly recommend you to book a tour with Yerlan! It'll be worth it! ✌️

Maximilian about listing Semipalatinsk tour day one 9 months ago.

The tour to the Atomic test site is a very interesting and good tour. Yerlan is a fantastic tour guide. Extremely good knowledge about what he is speaking about. He is very helpful and very willing to share his knowledge.

I strongly recommend the Atomic test site tour.

Jan about listing Kurchatov Polygon tour 1 day 9 months ago.
Missing Ian & Colin

My Brother and I are keen Dark Tourists and having booked our trip to Khazakstan, really didn't know what to expect. After a really enjoyable stay in Almaty we joined Yerlan in Semey for our private tour. Yerlan was very well read on history and military conflicts, giving us an incredible understanding of the country. He provided local guide help allowing us access to areas often unseen on local maps and guides. We were not worried about our safety and enjoyed the ride in Yerlans 4x4. I hope to see you again sometime Yerlan. Good fortune with yoiur venture . Ian and Colin( United states of Great Britain )( Not to be confused with the European Union ! haha )

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